Mark Warner

Democracy in Crisis: Coincidence and Quantum Politics in the Age of Trump

Democracy in Crisis: Coincidence and Quantum Politics in the Age of Trump

A few moments before Senators Richard Burr and Mark Warner, chair and co-chair of the Senate Intelligence Committee respectively, came out to present an update on their investigation into Russian attempts to interfere with the 2016 election, a man walked out carrying a large cardboard sign—not a protest sign, but the clipart-y press-conference explainers that are always terrible but look expensive.

The board laid out the extent of the committee's investigation—they interviewed more than 100 people for more than 250 hours in 11 open hearings. Then, with a clipart picture of a book, it says "100K PAGES of Documents Read" and below that, with no real...

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