This is a terrific point. I was mostly thinking about the fact that by gathering the information in one convenient pile, it would make it much easier for the Russians to help reelect Trump even more so than this last time, which in fact they did.

Moreover, every dictatorial government likes to have info on each an every person under its control. Bit by bit Trump is cementing his power in place if the Republicans refuse to join with Democrats to stop him.

Jim Ridgway, Jr. military writer — author of the American Civil War classic, “Apprentice Killers: The War of Lincoln and Davis.” Christmas gift, yes!

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