Congressional Democrats have been foaming at the mouth mad ever since November 8 when Trump topped the required number of Electoral College votes to defeat Hillary Clinton. They have been circling the Trump presidency like sharks circling their prey. After false accusations about Trump sharing confidential information with Russia’s Foreign Minister, Democrats now smell blood in the water and are beginning to move for the attack, an attack known as impeachment.
That didn’t take long.
A small group of President Trump’s most outspoken critics has seized on the James Comey controversy to make a — very — early push for impeachment.
The latest call came from Rep. Al Green, D-Texas, who released a statement suggesting Comey’s ouster from atop the FBI was an obstruction of the investigation “of the president’s campaign ties to Russian influence in his 2016 presidential election.” He said Trump has committed acts that “amount to intimidation and obstruction.”
“Our mantra should be I.T.N—Impeach Trump Now,” Green wrote in an email, which included a line in red pushing those who received the email to “forward this email to others who may be interested.”…
Republicans talked about impeaching Barack Obama many times, but with Democrats controlling the Senate for most of the time Obama was in office, impeachment proceedings would have died on the Senate floor. With Republicans in control now, will Democrats really pursue impeachment and if so, are there enough turncoat liberal Republicans in Congress to make it happen?