Our patriotic determination to Make America Great Again received a great boost this week perhaps the greatest weve gotten in years.
It happened not at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, but in the Senate Intelligence Committees hearing room. On Tuesday, Americas six leading intelligence agency officials sat shoulder-to-shoulder and courageously spoke truth to power. And most importantly in a democracy, the intel chiefs also spoke their truths to all the people.
Led by Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats, the former conservative Republican Indiana senator who Trump appointed, the intelligence chiefs summarized for the senators the unusually straight-talking findings contained in a 42-page report that is available online for all the world to see. And after they were done, former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright, a Democratic stalwart who has always championed bipartisan problem-solving, declared on MSNBCs Morning Joe show: This is why I have faith in democracy.
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