Category Archives: Impeachment

In the age of the information wars, Mueller’s traditionalist approach was his major flaw

Oliver Darcy of CNN Business – When former Special Counsel Robert S. Mueller III walked into room 2141 in the Rayburn House Office Building on Wednesday to testify before Congress, he should have been suited for battle. But Mueller, a … Continue reading

Posted in Congress, Democracy, Donald Trump, government, Impeachment, Politics, Robert Mueller, Thought-Provoking Analysis, United States

What We Learned From The House Votes On Trump’s Tweets And Impeachment

Perry Bacon Jr. of FiveThirtyEight – Republicans at all levels of government are increasingly aligned with Trump, and Democrats seem comfortable characterizing some of Trump’s behavior as bad — even impeachable — but very unwilling to try to push him … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, Donald Trump, FiveThirtyEight, Impeachment

Would Democrats Really Face A Backlash If They Impeached Trump?

Perry Bacon Jr. of FivethirtyEight – Some rank-and-file congressional Democrats favor starting impeachment proceedings against President Trump. Even Democrats who don’t favor impeachment, such as House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, have suggested that Trump’s behavior could be impeachment-worthy, pointing to his … Continue reading

Posted in Congress, Controversial, Democrats, Donald Trump, Impeachment

5 Scenarios For How Mueller’s Investigation Could End

By Amelia Thomson-DeVeaux in FiveThirtyEight – Trump is implicated in some form of coordination with Russia to interfere with the 2016 election. Trump is implicated in obstruction of justice. Trump isn’t accused of wrongdoing, but someone close to him is. … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial, Donald Trump, Elections, FiveThirtyEight, Impeachment, Robert Mueller, Rule of Law, Thought-Provoking Analysis, United States, White House, WikiLeaks

Pelosi takes power and sets high bar for Trump impeachment

By Melanie Zanona of The Hill – The morning of her historic swearing-in ceremony, Speaker Nancy Pelosi dismissed impeachment talk during a flurry of media interviews. She set the bar for impeachment high, arguing that any effort to do so … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial, Democrats, Donald Trump, House of Representatives, Impeachment, Republicans, Robert Mueller, White House