By Lauren A. Wright in The Lily
Why can’t we find leaders who don’t require rescuing in the first place?
Michael Cohen’s statement that he arranged hush payments to two women with whom Trump allegedly had affairs was a news-cycle-breaking revelation. But it’s also not entirely unprecedented, given that it calls up memories of Bill Clinton’s indiscretions decades before.
Yet the Clinton administration had a major weapon in their arsenal that the Trump administration does not: a first lady who was willing to fall on a sword for her husband, no matter what.