Former President Trump Called off Capitol Rioters, But the Assault on Democracy Continues Via Washington’s “Revolving Door”

The January 6, 2021 attack on the US Capitol during certification of the presidential election in many ways is a kinetic distraction from an on-going, less visible, and possibly more damaging assault on legitimate government in a representative democracy.

The US Department of Justice has filed federal criminal charges against more than 400 US citizens for rioting during the counting of electoral votes. But President Trump’s delay