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Why Some Congressional Democrats are not Rushing to Impeachment

Freshman Congresswoman Lauren Underwood explains. Her applepodcasts.com/recodedecode interview with Kara Swisher is a must for the “Impeach Now Or Else” crowd. You can listen to it, or, if you prefer Twitter Style Cliff Notes, keep reading. In 2018 Lauren Underwood Read more…


Impeachment 201

“If we decide to report articles of impeachment,” Nadler said Monday, “we could get to that late in the fall. . .” Take out your notebooks. It’s time Impeachment 201, the advanced course. The elementary course is here. The Constitution Read more…


Impeachment: What’s in a Name?

The House Judiciary Committee moved to obtain secret grand jury materials from Special Counsel Mueller’ report in federal court, arguing that they need the information to decide whether to impeach President Trump. But they’re still not calling it an impeachment Read more…


Pelosi, Impeachment, and why the Nixon analogies probably don’t work.

💠I am in favor of opening impeachment hearings. 💠I believe Nancy Pelosi is handling matters correctly. Here is how both of the above can be true at the same time. Let’s begin with Pelosi’s own words as she speaks to Read more…


What?!! Trump wants to be impeached?

Pelosi gave an interview saying, among other things, that Trump is “goading” the House Democrats to impeach him. MSNBC host Chris Hayes tweeted this: Actually, it makes perfect sense to me. There are really two questions: (1) Why would Trump Read more…


How Impeachment Works

There’s confusion about how impeachment works. Impeachment isn’t the same as removal. People, for example, are calling for the immediate impeachment of Trump [and Pence] because “we can’t allow” his corrupt administration to continue, and saying things like this: The Read more…


Impeachment: What’s next

Laurence Tribe and Joshua Matz explain what constitutes an impeachable action: An impeachable action is one that involves “corruption, betrayal or abuse of power” that is serious enough to “subvert the core tenets of the U.S. governmental system.” Impeachable behavior Read more…


Impeachment: The Danger

If you’re frustrated by Nancy Pelosi’s Lukewarm attitude toward impeachment. If you want impeachment right now. If you say “but Trump committed crimes.” It’s time for @JoshuaMatz8& @tribelaw in: Quotations and ideas from are from To End A Presidency. “Acting responsibly” says Read more…


Impeachment: Preliminary Considerations

Before talking about impeachment, we need to keep some preliminary matters in mind. Trump supporters are mounting an attack on truth & reality itself More than 1/3 of the nation supports the attack Without shared reality, legal proceedings may be Read more…