July 20, 2024
Where Are the High Crimes and Misdemeanors?
No, the Constitution doesn’t allow impeachment just because you despise the president.
No, the Constitution doesn’t allow impeachment just because you despise the president.

The Constitution is quite clear: The president “shall be removed from Office on Impeachment for, and Conviction of, Treason, Bribery, or other high Crimes and Misdemeanors.”

Democrats are speeding toward the impeachment of President Donald J. Trump with this standard barely a pebble in their path. Democrats regard President Trump with uncontrollable, pathological, stammer-inducing hatred and are determined to impeach him, no matter what.

The House this morning voted 232-196 to formalize these proceedings, now with a daisy petal of due process that the White House is welcome to use in the president’s defense. Zero Republicans voted for this impeachment resolution. Unlike the multi-party votes in favor of opening impeachment actions against presidents Clinton, Nixon, and Andrew Johnson, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of California and all but two Democrats voted to begin the effort to unseat President Trump with no backing whatsoever from the president’s own party. Thirty-one Democrats joined Republicans to launch impeachment against Democrat Clinton. Nearly every Republican opposed Nixon when the House voted 410-4 to begin efforts to dislodge him.

What a dark, unprecedented day in American history.

Still, the question remains: How, exactly, is Trump even accused of “Treason, Bribery, or other high Crimes and Misdemeanors?”


See Also:

(1) The Rules Of The Democrat-Backed Impeachment Inquiry Are Stacked Against Trump

(2) Examining the House Impeachment Inquiry Resolution

(3) Impeachment Vote Will Cost These Dems Their Seats

(4) Pelosi Bonaparte sees her Waterloo

(5) NSC Official Testifies He Heard Nothing Illegal On Trump-Zelensky Call, Transcript Accurate


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November 2, 2019 3:53 pm

A puzzling question? Well, listen to Tom Fitton explain. He lays it out so clearly that it is impossible to be puzzled afterwards. If there are no consequences. Good bye America. Take 49 minutes out of your day. You won’t be disappointed…

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