Impeachment

Graham Calls On McConnell To "Unequivocally" Denounce Fresh Trump Impeachment

Authored by Zachary Stieber via The Epoch Times, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) should condemn the fresh effort to impeach President Donald Trump, Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) said late Tuesday. “What we need right now is Sen. McConnell to unequivocally say the second impeachment of Donald Trump after he leaves office is not only unconstitutional, it…

Is Impeachment More Dangerous Than Trump?

Authored by Michael Tracey via UnHerd (emphasis ours), The most apt parallel for the second impeachment of Donald Trump may not be any other of the three previous presidential impeachments, including his own just over a year ago. It may instead be the PATRIOT Act, which was passed in the heated emotional aftermath of the September 11…

McConnell Won't Convene Senate For Emergency Impeachment Trial

Update (1257ET): According to the Washington Post, McConnell is done mulling – and has decided not to convene the Senate for an emergency trial. NEWS —> McConnell’s office called Schumer’s people today + told them McConnell would not consent to reconvening immediately under the 2004 emergency authorities, a person familiar says. So the Senate won’t…

Pelosi Names Eric Swalwell As House Impeachment Manager

Authored by Jonathan Turley, Speaker Nancy Pelosi shocked many in Washington by appointing Eric Swalwell as a house managers in the impeachment of President Donald Trump as he continues to face calls for his removal from the House Intelligence Committee due to his alleged intimate relationship with a Chinese spy.  Swalwell has been hunkered down…

Mitch McConnell Reportedly "Pleased" About The Idea Of Trump Impeachment

Republican leader Senator Mitch McConnell is reportedly “pleased” about the idea of a second Trump impeachment, telling sources that he believes President Trump  “committed impeachable offenses”, according to a late Tuesday New York Times report. McConnell believes impeachment will make it easier to “purge [Trump] from the party” ahead of a Wednesday House vote to formally…

Trump Warns Democrats: Impeachment "Witch Hunt" Is "Causing Tremendous Anger"

Update (1015ET): For the first time since the Capitol riots, President Trump spoke briefly to a small pool of reporters at The White House as he left for Texas today slamming the Democrats ongoing impeachment efforts, calling the resolution “a terrible thing that they’re doing.” “We want no violence.” Impeachment is a “continuation of the…