The so-called "e-mail scandal" attacks on Hillary Clinton are ridiculous -- and should have died weeks ago. It was created by incompetent journalists, and carried forward by Republicans -- and sadly, now by many Bernie supporters.
It is a phony scandal, with no basis in fact. I understand why some reporters jumped on it -- they want to create controversy to increase their readership/viewership. And I understand why the Republicans refuse to let it die. They are terrified at the prospect of running against Clinton, and will do whatever they can to smear her.
But I am very disappointed in the Bernie supporters who keep passing on this supposed "scandal". Most of them are progressives, who generally believe in honesty and fair elections -- and they should be ashamed of themselves.
In this excellent article, Kevin Lamarque of Newsweek explains how this phony scandal was created: