Trump Impeachment News
Trump says he won't fire Russia meddling probe chief
on December 17, 2017 at 10:26 pm
Comey, for his part, wrote a memo alleging Trump had asked him to drop his investigation into Flynn, an act which some say could constitute obstruction of justice and thus grounds for seeking Trump's impeachment. But the Justice Department's number two, Rod Rosenstein, insisted this week that […]
If Trump Fires Mueller, Americans Should Take To The Streets In Mass Protest, Says Obama's ...
on December 17, 2017 at 10:07 pm
Spier also said she is concerned that the Republican Party might shut down the House Intelligence Committee's separate investigation into Russian interference, likening it to former President Richard Nixon's infamous “Saturday Night Massacre.” Holder has been critical of Trump many […]
What Awaits Us If Pence Replaces Trump?
on December 17, 2017 at 8:37 pm
When (and if) Donald J. Trump leaves office – via impeachment, criminal indictment and conviction, resignation, or the 25th amendment – Mike Pence, his Vice President will become President. Mike Pence does not have a secret agenda – he is all out there: “My Christian faith […]
Rep. Moore: Special Counsel Mueller is in 'terrible trouble'
on December 17, 2017 at 8:15 pm
"We see our colleagues on Capitol Hill shamefully throwing shade on a very distinguished man and an investigation,” she said. Moore recently was one of 58 House Democrats who voted to begin impeachment proceedings against Trump. "I just couldn't resist the opportunity to reject Donald […]
Trump lawyer Cobb says Mueller 'won't be fired' by Trump, dispelling 'rumor'
on December 17, 2017 at 6:45 pm
... Trump administration's first-year political agenda, which had led to speculation that Trump wants to fire Mueller to conclude the probe. Speier also suggested in the interview that firing Mueller would cause a constitutional crisis and trigger an impeachment effort. And she speculated that […]
Former GOP rep: Trump deserves to be 'impeached' if he fires Mueller
on December 17, 2017 at 6:33 pm
Michael Flynn, Trump's former Trump national security adviser, pleaded guilty earlier this month to lying to federal agents about his Russian contacts. Fox News and conservatives have ramped up their attacks against Mueller in recent weeks. They have called his investigation a "witch hunt" and […]
Censure, don't impeach: It's the right approach on sexual harassment
on December 17, 2017 at 4:52 pm
Buoyed by the #MeToo movement, the release of "16 Women and Donald Trump," followed by Megyn Kelly's interview with three of them — Samantha Holvey, Jessica Leeds and Rachel Crooks — has put the issue of Donald Trump's sexual harassment, abuse and assault back on the agenda. […]
Joe Manchin: Impeachment talk 'is futile at this point'
on December 17, 2017 at 4:18 pm
... Democrats would be wasting their time to make impeachment central to their national message heading into the 2018 midterm elections. In an interview Sunday on NBC's "Meet the Press," Manchin, who is up for re-election next year, said he wouldn't be campaigning on impeaching President Trump. […]
Trump team claims Russia investigator 'unlawfully' got emails
on December 17, 2017 at 4:07 pm
A lawyer for Donald Trump's transition team has alleged special counsel Robert Mueller unlawfully received tens of thousands of emails, in the latest ... to drop his investigation into Flynn, an act which some say could constitute obstruction of justice and thus grounds for seeking Trump's […]
Manchin: It's 'Futile' to be Talking about Impeaching Trump Right Now
on December 17, 2017 at 3:56 pm
Sen. Joe Manchin (D., W.Va.) didn't want to talk about his fellow Democrats' efforts to impeach President Donald Trump Sunday as he gears up for his 2018 re-election bid. Asked by NBC's Chuck Todd on "Meet the Press" if some Democrats' message of impeaching Trump was good or bad for his ... […]
on December 17, 2017 at 3:56 pm
If Republicans also lose the House while Trump is president, impeachment hearings are a near certainty. So far I've found nothing that indicates that the president has committed any crimes — either as president or real estate developer. I sense that Democrats are beginning to lose hope of […]
Poll: Donald Trump Most Unpopular First Year President Ever, 70 Percent Say Country Heading In ...
on December 17, 2017 at 2:04 pm
A new national poll finds that President Donald Trump is the most unpopular first-year president ever, while another survey concludes that 70 percent of voters are convinced ... Pollsters also found that two in five respondents, or 40 percent, support the full-fledged idea of impeachment of the […]
PPP Poll: Most Trump Voters Still Back Him Even If He Colluded
on December 17, 2017 at 1:52 pm
An overwhelming majority of President Donald Trump voters are willing to look past any alleged collusion with Russia, as 77 percent told a recent Public Policy Polling ... 51 percent support impeachment, the first time the PPP survey revealed a majority on the topic, compared to 42 percent against […]
THOMAS TASCHINGER: GOP won by losing in Alabama
on December 17, 2017 at 12:11 pm
He might even face impeachment. Trump still faces an uncertain future because of his erratic behavior and possible links to Russia during the campaign. But Moore's defeat will at least allow Republicans to avoid any more problems for the rest of this year and maybe start fresh in 2018. If they're […]
Don't impeach Trump, work with him
on December 17, 2017 at 9:00 am
Donald Trump can't be trusted with the real truth. Even Sen. Bernie Sanders recently joined the mob on Meet the Press stating the president should step down because of sexual misconduct accusations, mostly made during the campaign (which pale compared to Pres. John Kennedy's conduct). […]
Report: Mueller Illegally Obtained Transition Team Emails
on December 16, 2017 at 11:48 pm
There are several Republicans on the Hill who would call for Trump's impeachment if he fired Mueller. And voters would almost certainly take a dim view of a Mueller dismissal if only because they will be inundated with claims of "unprecedented lawlessness" by Trump or some such nonsense. […]