Russian boots on CONUS? Not likely, in several lifetimes.
American Political Class, Banksters & Corporate Monkeys jumping through hoops at the whim of the Kremlin…already happening. World chess pieces moving at his direction? Been happening for decades.
Americans sympathetic to the ideology of the Kremlin: Overwhelming.
Putin will be President of Russia again, if he wants it. And if we are not careful to cull those Countrymen in our republic who bend knee to his ideology, soon, we will all dance to the tune he calls from Red Square.