Fournier: Scandals Piling Up For Hillary

REUTERS/Stefan Rousseau
REUTERS/Stefan Rousseau

National Journal political reporter Ron Fournier looks at a few of the cascading scandals surrounding Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign:

“Yet another independent news outlet uncovered a ‘quid’ (money) and a ‘quo’ (arms deal). Yet again, Clinton loyalists will say there is no known link between the give and the get—no ‘favor for a favor,’ or quid pro quo—and yet again, they miss the point. For all the good it has done, the Clinton Foundation is built on a foundation of conflicts, some of which violated White House ethics rules. Unless the Clintons return foreign donations, divorce themselves from the charity, and allow an independent review of relevant State Departmentemail, the drip, drip, drip of these stories will become a deluge of mistrust.”

Read his entire list.