I think I’ve had discussions w/enough Boomer-tier Trump supporters who believe the 2020 election was fraudulent to extract a general theory about their perspective. It is also the perspective of most of the people at the Capitol on 1/6, and probably even Trump himself. 1/xContinue reading “Why Trump supporters believe the election of Joe Biden was fraudulent”
US District Judge Dabney Friedrich ruled against Black Lives Matter on Monday, dismissing claims that Trump, Barr, and Esper directed a conspiracy targeting black protesters.Continue reading “Judge dismisses claims against Trump over clearing DC protestors from Lafayette Square”
- That the White House violently cleared Lafayette Park at Trump’s behest was treated as unquestioned truth by most corporate media. Today it was revealed as a falsehood.
Michael Horowitz, the Justice Department inspector general who wrote the Dec. 9, 2019, Review of Four FISA Applications, recently reaffirmed his earlier statements that Trump fired two inspectors general “for doing their jobs” and called Trump’s presidency “a challenging time … particularly in the last year” during a Feb. 10 online discussion hosted by Harvard Law School and moderated by Jack Goldsmith.Continue reading “DOJ watchdog criticizes Trump’s firing of IGs, but omits key facts in matter”
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s (R-Ky.) office told Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer’s (D-N.Y.) staff on Wednesday that the GOP will not agree to reconvene the Senate before Jan. 19 to allow an impeachment trial while President Trump is still in office.Continue reading “McConnell won’t agree to reconvene Senate early for impeachment trial”
Washington (CNN) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has indicated that he believes that impeaching President Donald Trump will make it easier to get rid of the President and Trumpism from the Republican Party, according to a source with knowledge of the matter.Continue reading “McConnell believes impeachment push will help rid Trump from the GOP, but has not said if he will vote to convict”
- The House formally called on Vice President Mike Pence to move to wrest power from the president, as Republican support built for impeaching him of inciting violence against the nation.
Harvard Law professor emeritus Alan Dershowitz said Democrats have virtually no chance of successfully impeaching and removing President Donald Trump before Inauguration Day on Jan. 20.Continue reading “Democrats cannot impeach Trump, and you can’t impeach him after leaving office: Dershowitz”