- Pelosi: ‘We shouldn’t be impeaching for a political reason, and we shouldn’t avoid impeachment for a political reason’
Panel 3: Political Prospects for a New Center-Right
Moderator: Geoffrey Kabaservice
Panelists: Whit Ayres, Juleanna Glover, Mike MurphyContinue reading “Starting over: The center right after Trump”
- Also laments that elite Republicans are joining Democrats.
We need to talk about a forbidden subject: the legitimacy of the current president.Continue reading “Was the 2016 election legitimate? It’s now definitely worth asking the question”
- The president understands the stakes of the Russia story more clearly than most of his followers.
Nothing matters — until something matters. Helsinki is that something, and it will not stop mattering soon.Continue reading “Trump’s crisis of legitimacy”
(CNN) — Republican Sen. Jeff Flake, an outspoken critic of President Donald Trump, tweeted Tuesday that if the President were to fire special counsel Robert Mueller, the “only constitutional remedy is after the fact, through impeachment.”Continue reading “Jeff Flake warns of impeachment if Trump fires Mueller”
Mr. Al Green of Texas submitted the following resolution; which was laid on the tableContinue reading “H.Res.705 — Impeaching Donald John Trump, President of the United States, of high misdemeanors”
‘We need to get rid of him.’Continue reading “Tom Steyer: ‘We need to get rid of this dangerous and unfit President’”
On December 6, 2017, Rep. Al Green introduced articles of impeachment against President Trump. Green introduced the resolution as a privileged motion and it was voted on the same day. As expected the resolution did not move forward, losing by 364–58 with all Republicans and most Democrats voting against it.Continue reading “H.Res.646 — Impeaching Donald John Trump, President of the United States, of high misdemeanors”
- The measure drew the support of 58 House Democrats.