In this Aug. 24, 2023, file photo, Donald Trump speaks with reporters before departure from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport in Atlanta. Credit: Alex Brandon / AP

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It is so refreshing to see Secretary of State Shenna Bellows and Attorney General Aaron Frey are going to follow the Constitution where Donald Trump’s eligibility is concerned. It should be a welcome relief to Trump also to see the Constitution not shredded for once.

So far, his attorney-client privilege has been  pierced, his executive privilege arguably violated, he has been served with arguably illegal search warrants and, oh by the way, hasn’t even been criminally charged with insurrection or rebellion. I guess they figured pinning an insurrection on him would be a tough sell even to a harsh judge and a willing jury.

This is not the country my father spent three years in a foxhole in World War II for. If people can’t see what’s happening, I think they’ve lost their ability to think creatively or never had it.

Welcome to the United States of Venezuela, North Korea, Russia or China, take your pick.

Kevin Davis