Russia, the Elections and the Cyber Threat: Really Focusing on the Challenge of Cyber Defense
2016-12-13 The Congress, pundits and others are focusing on Russia and cyber and the recent Presidential election.
Before one rushes to ascribe real impact from this variable, it should be noted that Hillary Rodham Clinton lost in 2016 the same way she lost in 2008.
To quote Newsweek from 2008:
While Hillary turned out to be a much stronger candidate as time went on, one thing never changed: the sense that the Clintons felt they were owed the nomination.
By repeatedly moving the goal posts on party rules, sideswiping Obama at every turn, whining about rampant sexism on the basis of two or three anecdotes, and claiming that the Florida primary resembled the 2000 fiasco and a rigged Zimbabwe election, Clinton continued to reinforce the impression that she considered the title hers no matter what.
If the Congress wishes