Jennifer Rubin: Bernie Sanders defends markets; Paul Ryan won’t

From The Washington Post:

Among the reasons #NeverTrump Republicans opposed Donald Trump’s election was that his lack of conservative principles and ethical stands would inevitably corrupt, intellectually and morally, the GOP. Republicans would feel compelled to defend anti-free-market and anti-democratic moves. They’d wind up as apologists for behavior and policies they would never have tolerated in a Democratic administration. This has happened already, and the president-elect hasn’t even finished picking his Cabinet.

On the ethical front, the Republicans remain mute about Trump’s ongoing morass of conflicts, the mixing of private and public interests and the unwillingness to recognize that his foreign holdings pose a constitutional problem.

Read the rest of Jennifer’s post here.

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