Paul Ryan

How many Republicans might have been corrupted by President Trump?

How many Republicans might have been corrupted by President Trump?

To the editor: Republicans need to tell President Trump that for the good of the country it’s time for him to go. The political and security crises of these last two weeks alone have deeply wounded his presidency, and they were all self-inflicted. (“Republicans need to screw up their courage and tell Trump to go,” Opinion, May 17)

But Vice President Mike Pence, who would succeed Trump, is subject to concern over his integrity and complicity in these scandals. As conservative commentator Bill Kristol said in January, “Trump corrupts,” meaning those...

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