If for some reason you aren't already appalled by the specter of a con artist occupying the Oval Office, a man who would lie about what he had for breakfast, look to those with whom Donald Trump has chosen to surround himself.
Just two weeks before California voters cast their ballots, a new poll shows Hillary Clinton's once-formidable lead against rival Bernie Sanders is now a statistical tie.
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