Justin Amash

It’s political shape-shifting season!

It’s political shape-shifting season!

Did you hear the one about the Republicans and the Russians? No, not the whole campaign-hacking controversy, intriguing as this latest “WarGames” reboot has been.

I mean the way that Republican public opinion on Vladimir Putin has been jerked like a needle across vinyl. Since July 2016, when Trump was coronated as leader of the GOP, Putin’s net favorability among Republicans has increased by a stunning 56 percentage points, according to an Economist/YouGov

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