The Republican nominee nevertheless believes, if he’s elected, the appropriate move would be to incorporate Vladimir Putin into Trump’s presidential transition plans, effectively rewarding the Russian leader for suspected crimes against the American political process.
Donald Trump Says He Might Meet With Putin Before Inauguration, by Maggie Haberman
Donald J. Trump on Saturday in Portsmouth, N.H. In a radio interview on Monday, he said that the Obama administration and Hillary Clinton are too aggressive against President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia.
Poll: Clinton Won Final Debate; 53% of Republicans Would Accept Election Results, by Hannah Hartig, John Lapinski and Stephanie Psyllos
Hillary Clinton won the third and final debate of the 2016 Presidential Election cycle by a 9-point margin over Donald Trump, according to likely voters who watched or followed coverage of Wednesday's face-off. A 46 percent plurality said Clinton won the debate, while 37 percent said Trump won. Another 17 percent said that neither candidate won the debate. Clinton's final victory over the Republican nominee marks a decisive sweep of all three debates.
Vladimir Putin Is Determined to See Trump in the Oval Office, by Charles P. Pierce
"Vladimir Putin, a ruthless authoritarian kleptocrat, is trying to influence an American presidential election, and he intends to employ all means, fair and foul, though mostly foul, to put the man he wants leading the United States in the Oval Office."
Republicans Plan to Break the Government Again After Trump Loses, by Charles P. Pierce
"Jason Chaffetz is bragging about how he's going to faux-investigate a Clinton administration into oblivion."