The announcement that 12 Russians are under indictment for meddling in the 2016 election now has Democrats, coincidentally almost all at once, saying that President Trump should either cancel his meeting Monday with Vladimir Putin, or not be allowed to be in the room alone with the Russian leader. Here’s a sample:

Chuck Schumer got a jump on this one a couple of days ago:

So it’s settled then:


It seems that if Trump wanted to talk to Putin in complete privacy, there’s always something called a “telephone.” But don’t tell those Democrats.