"As long as I don't request the information directly, I can have Iran, China, or even North Korea come to me with emails or other data that are damning to my opponent."
Have a foreign power illegally acquire information through hacking & distributing it to the benefit of my campaign? Hey, we didn't do anything, but we'll sure as heck take the help!
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Even if the DOJ does not support indicting a sitting president, does that preclude him from doing what is necessary for our country?