Category: Impeachment

Dershowitz: Pelosi’s proposal to withhold Senate trial is unconstitutional

It is difficult to imagine anything more unconstitutional, more violative of the intention of the Framers, more of a denial of basic due process and civil liberties, more unfair to the president and more likely to increase the current divisiveness among the American people. Put bluntly, it is hard to imagine a worse idea put forward by good people.

Nunes: Democrats ‘found a way’ to ‘make a coup attempt boring’

“The Democrats showcased the most useful witnesses and public hearings,” Nunes told the House. “That somehow reduced support for impeachment. It is not easy to make a coup attempt boring. But the Democrats found a way. As it turns out, the American people don’t think a routine phone call with a foreign leader is a good basis for ousting the U.S. President.”

Rudy Giuliani can barely contain himself over his Ukraine findings

For the past several weeks, the personal attorney to President Trump has been in Ukraine, interviewing witnesses and gathering evidence to shed light on what the Bidens were up to during the Obama years, and get to the bottom of claims that Kiev interfered in the 2016 US election in favor of Hillary Clinton.

Democratic Congressman watches golf on laptop during impeachment hearing

Rep. Cedric Richmond, D-La., may have been distracted on Thursday during the marathon impeachment hearing focused on President Trump.

Richmond appeared to have been watching a golf tournament on his laptop during a procedural roll call, which aired in full-view on CNN.

Lindsey Graham: the FISA report should ‘scare the hell out of all of us’

The findings of the recently released Department of Justice inspector general’s report on the FBI’s 2016 investigation into the Trump campaign and people associated with it should scare anyone concerned about their civil liberties, regardless of their stance on President Donald Trump, Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., said Wednesday.

FBI lied to congress, lied to the FISA court and lied to the Trump campaign

A 2017 letter from the FBI, responding to a senator’s inquiry about the nature of the agency’s counterintelligence briefings with the Trump campaign, was contradicted on Wednesday by the testimony of Department of Justice Inspector General Michael Horowitz. This latest revelation of FBI lies exposes more undue spying and abuse of power at the highest levels of the intelligence agency.

Impeachment bombs: majority of voters oppose removing Trump

As the House of Representatives begins drafting articles of impeachment against President Trump, two new national polls indicate a slight majority of Americans still oppose impeaching and removing the Republican president from office.

“American voters signal they are slightly more inclined not to impeach than to impeach,” Quinnipiac University Polling Analyst Tim Malloy noted.