‘Trump’s real crime was lead­ing Joe Biden in the polls’

‘Trump’s real crime was leading Joe Biden in the polls’

Allies of for­mer Pres­i­dent Don­ald Trump were quick Thurs­day to decry a Man­hat­tan jury’s guilty ver­dict in his hush mon­ey tri­al as a polit­i­cal ploy by Democ­rats and Pres­i­dent Joe Biden to destroy his ene­my — and pos­si­bly democ­ra­cy.
One of Trump’s poll­sters, John McLaugh­lin, told Secrets, “Pres­i­dent Trump is right. Joe Biden and his sup­port­ers have cor­rupt­ed our legal sys­tem and used it to try to defeat their lead­ing polit­i­cal oppo­nent. Pres­i­dent Trump’s real crime was lead­ing Joe Biden in the polls.”
Sen. Rand Paul (R‑KY) said, “How long can our Repub­lic sur­vive once par­ti­sans have tak­en over the judi­cial process? This ver­dict will trag­i­cal­ly under­mine Amer­i­cans’ con­fi­dence in impar­tial jus­tice.”
McLaugh­lin agreed and said vot­er …