The Democrats started down the path alleging improper communications and use of intelligence with their as yet unproven accusations of improper connections between Trump's team and the Russians. It would seem they did this mindlessly, or without apparent concern about where the investigations might go.
In other words, did they not consider the possibility that some high-ranking Democrats might be involved in some genuinely nefarious acts involving intercepted communications and compromised intelligence, and that they might be discovered? Perhaps not.
As the scandal concerning eavesdropping and intelligence gathering and sharing grows to involve more Democrats, there are no doubt some who would like to tell Hillary where she should put her email server, as well as those who wish the whole abuse of intelligence thing had never come to surface. Yet is has, and now they cannot put the thing back in the box and make like it never happened.
The Republicans have responded and the investigations are just beginning.
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