Democrats see downside in Trump's N.Y. case
Democrats have longed for former President Trump to be held accountable under the law, but some fear that Trump's first big legal test could be a political loser for them — and undermine more significant cases against him.
Why it matters: An indictment over an alleged campaign finance violation would make Trump the first former U.S. president to face criminal charges. But even his critics say it's a risky case that could amount to a mere record-keeping infraction.
Driving the news: Conversations with prosecutors, Democratic Party officials and other Trump critics reveal concerns...