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Opinion Ex-AG Jeff Sessions: Trump impeachment hearings are desperate Democratic attack

01:57  14 november  2019
01:57  14 november  2019 Source:   foxnews.com

Schiff signals he will reject GOP 'sham' witness requests

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WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 13: Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH) questions top U.S. diplomat in Ukraine William B. Taylor Jr. during the first public hearings held by the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence as part of the impeachment inquiry into U.S. President Donald Trump on Capitol Hill November 13, 2019 in Washington, DC. In the first public impeachment hearings in more than two decades, House Democrats are trying to build a case that President Donald Trump committed extortion, bribery or coercion by trying to enlist Ukraine to investigate his political rival in exchange for military aide and a White House meeting that Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelensky sought with Trump. (Photo by Saul Loeb - Pool/Getty Images)© getty WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 13: Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH) questions top U.S. diplomat in Ukraine William B. Taylor Jr. during the first public hearings held by the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence as part of the impeachment inquiry into U.S. President Donald Trump on Capitol Hill November 13, 2019 in Washington, DC. In the first public impeachment hearings in more than two decades, House Democrats are trying to build a case that President Donald Trump committed extortion, bribery or coercion by trying to enlist Ukraine to investigate his political rival in exchange for military aide and a White House meeting that Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelensky sought with Trump. (Photo by Saul Loeb - Pool/Getty Images)

Every day for the past month – and every day for the next several months – TV anchors will talk in very dramatic tones about the impending doom of impeachment facing America. They make it all sound so serious. But it’s not, and they are not.

The real reasons Democrats want open impeachment hearings

  The real reasons Democrats want open impeachment hearings “The importance of public hearings is to make the case to the American people,” a Democratic lawmaker said.And yet House Democrats are holding public hearings this week — prolonging the investigation and, crucially, a vote on whether or not to impeach the president.

The Democrats ’ partisan impeachment witch hunt against President Trump – absurdly centered on a routine phone call between him and Ukrainian President Published 42 mins ago. David Bossie: Trump impeachment hearings will be a farce – Democrats desperate to hurt his reelection chances.

The Trump impeachment hearings open a new front in Washington's partisan war zone. Three key witnesses will testify this week in the Democratic -led impeachment investigation into President For Republicans, this new phase of public hearings offers them a chance to portray the entire

The U.S. Constitution says this about impeachment: “The President … shall be removed from Office on Impeachment for, and Conviction of, Treason, Bribery or other high Crimes and Misdemeanors.”

While the exact meaning of these words can be contested, there can be no doubt that they are real limitations on unchecked congressional power. They make clear our founders did not provide the awesome impeachment power as a tool to remove a duly elected president because of a political disagreement.

President Trump has not been accused of anything for which he can be credibly impeached, but the dangerous ideology of the far left does not recognize legal limits or fundamental fairness.

Sessions vows to 'work for' Trump endorsement

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The impeachment hearings are upon us. For the next few weeks, the murky business of Donald Trump 's dealings with Ukraine will be laid out in plain view on live television. Stripped down to its basics

Nearly every Democrat in the US House of Representatives have now said they support an impeachment investigation into President Donald Trump .

The president’s opponents are determined to win at all costs to undo the results of the last election and to manipulate the results of the next one. That is why – regardless of the weakness of the case presented – the conclusion of the Democratic-controlled House of Representatives seems predetermined.

The old Soviet Union was famous for show trials – fake trials where the result was already understood, where everything was just for show, and where the accused was already certain to be found guilty before the case was even presented.

Ask yourself this: Regardless of the case the Democrats layout against the president, is there any chance at all that the Democratic House will not vote to impeach him? Any chance at all?

The conclusion of the Democratic majority in the House is predetermined and does not rely on – or have any connection to – evidence. In other words, everything you see in Washington for the next two months is merely a show.

Trump campaign raises $3.1M on first day of impeachment hearings

  Trump campaign raises $3.1M on first day of impeachment hearings President Trump’s reelection campaign announced that on Wednesday it raised over $3.1 million in donations – the same day as the first public hearing of the House’s impeachment inquiry into Trump. © Provided by Fox News Network LLC“$3,144,257 RAISED YESTERDAY!” Brad Parscale, Trump’s 2020 campaign manager, tweeted Thursday. “’[Trump] loves these huge numbers. He knows that it isn’t enough to end this IMPEACHMENT SCAM.” Even before the public hearings began, Trump fundraisers reported seeing a surge in donations in response to impeachment talk.

Appearing on MSNBC early Sunday morning, former GOP congressional spokesperson Kurt Bardella said Republican lawmakers are “screwed” as they head into the public impeachment hearings because the evidence against President Donald Trump is overwhelming.

President Donald Trump on Wednesday railed against House Democrats ’ impeachment inquiry, tweeting out lines of attack It was not immediately clear whether two of the more well-known lawyers for the Intelligence Committee’s Democratic lawmakers, Daniel Goldman and Daniel Noble, ever took

Impeachment in this circumstance is a very dangerous action. It is founded on passion, hysteria, and yellow journalism – the very things that concerned our wise founders.

An impeachment by the House on such shoddy grounds would be a dark day indeed. It would create a precedent that opens the door for the political removal of a president, undermining the validity of our elections and subverting the will of the American people.

This is political theater, a desperate attempt to weaken a president who has deeply offended the powers that be in Washington. He refuses to play their games, and they will stop at nothing to ensure that he is defeated.

Every day, President Trump is achieving things that make life better for the American people and fighting hard for them. It is time for responsible Democrats to stand up for law, reason and history by stopping this reckless excess. Sadly, restraint and calm judgment seem lost on Democrats as they hurtle forward, heedless of the damage they are doing to our republic.

Fox News Host Pleads With Trump Not to Tweet During Impeachment Hearings: 'It Ticks You Off' .
Just before the third day of public impeachment hearings, Fox and Friends host Brian Kilmeade asked Trump not to tweet during the hearings the way he did in the past.He noted that Trump has other issues to attend to. "There's so much for him to do," he said. Kilmeade said that Trump should just leave the hearings in the hands of the Representatives who are defending him. "Let these guys like Doug Collins and company fight it out and keep it on the straight and narrow from the Republican perspective," he said.

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