This is Not What Hiring “The Best” Looks Like

Paul Manafort was always trouble. The Kremlin’s favorite American consultant, he was aligned with all the wrong people who had all the wrong intentions and all the wrong interests compared to the United States.

He was brought into the Trump campaign, you will recall, to ensure no one could unseat Trump at the convention. He brought with him others, one of whom at least roughed up people at the convention.