Repairing Trump’s Carnage: Fixing Our “Democracy” 

Donald Trump continues to wreck the engine of our democracy before turning over the keys to President-elect Joe Biden.  His unconscionable use of the pardon power; veto of a defense bill for all the wrong reasons; threat to the civil service system; firing of statutory Inspectors General without cause; illegal profiting from business interests; and violations of the Hatch Act represent Trump’s assault on governance.  But the most worrisome aspects of his wretched legacy are his attacks on the rule of law, our electoral system, and our tradition of stable succession—indeed, his attack on democracy itself. More

Source: Repairing Trump’s Carnage: Fixing Our “Democracy” – CounterPunch.org

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