Opinion: Trump’s conviction would finally complete the transfer of power
“It is of infinite moment that you should properly estimate the immense value of your national union to your collective and individual happiness; that you should cherish a cordial, habitual, and immovable attachment to it.”
These were words George Washington delivered in his farewell address after he chose not to seek reelection in 1796.
A thriving democracy requires us to recommit to its principles continuously, and a core feature of that commitment is the peaceful transfer of power between leaders.
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