If George W. Bush’s wife, Laura, had deliberately broken the law and photos existed of the lawbreaking, would the media be silent about it? Would she have gotten away with it? Or would she have gone to jail?
Why? Oh, just curious. No reason.
Today, when Michelle Obama voted early in Chicago, she reportedly told a voter that he needed to vote to keep her husband’s legislative agenda alive. This took place in an area where such electioneering is prohibited by Illinois law. The law has criminal consequences.
People like Pete Rose and Richard Nixon learned that America has little tolerance for those who think they are above the law.