David Frum explains why Trump’s scandals are worse than Watergate.

The Trump–Russia Scandal Is Far Worse Than Watergate

The Trump–Russia Scandal Is Far Worse Than Watergate

Getting to know the real Donald Trump.
Jan. 24 2018 10:55 AM

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Virginia Heffernan talks to the Atlantic’s David Frum, author of the new book Trumpocracy, about the evangelical right’s justification for Trump, how the people around the president are holding up, and why Frum thinks that Trump’s Russia scandal is much more serious than Watergate.

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Virginia Heffernan is a contributing editor at Politico. Follow her on Twitter.