Poll: Majority of Republicans think Trump a better president than Lincoln
A majority of Republicans believe President Trump is a better leader than Abraham Lincoln, who guided the nation through the Civil War. © Provided by Washington ExaminerThe Economist and YouGov conducted a poll from Nov. 24-26 of 1,500 American adults. In the wide-ranging poll, researchers asked Americans to compare Trump to past U.S. presidents.Fifty-three percent of Republicans said that Trump is a better president than Lincoln. For Democrats and Independents, Lincoln is considered to have been the better president with 94% and 78%, respectively.
The report 's main takeaway: "President Trump , personally and acting through agents within and outside of the U.S. government, solicited the interference of a foreign government, Ukraine, to benefit his That conclusion isn't surprising to anyone who's been following the impeachment hearings.
Trump 2020 campaign manager Brad Parscale, who thinks polling is “ a joke .”. Photo: Joe Raedle/Getty Images. As part of his general effort to undermine confidence in any sort of information that suggests he is not the most brilliantly successful leader — nay
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LONDON — U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday that the Democrats' impeachment report was a joke with no merit and complained that a hearing had been scheduled while he was out of the country.
Trump solicited foreign interference to boost his re-election chances, undermined national security and ordered an "unprecedented" campaign to obstruct Congress, Democrats said on Tuesday in a report that lawmakers will use as the basis of any formal impeachment charges.
"It’s of no merit," Trump said at a NATO summit in Watford, England. He added that the move had united Republicans behind him.
"Do they in fact love our country?" Trump asked.
(Reporting by Steve Holland; writing by Andrew MacAskill; editing by Guy Faulconbridge)
U.S. House Judiciary chair rejects Republicans' bid for impeachment witnesses .
The Democratic head of the U.S. House of Representatives Judiciary Committee on Monday rejected Republican lawmakers' request for eight witnesses to appear as part of the panel's impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump. © Reuters/JONATHAN ERNST House Judiciary Committee holds evidenciary hearing on Trump impeachment inquiry on Capitol Hill in Washington The requested witnesses fall "outside the parameters of the impeachment inquiry," Representative Jerrold Nadler said in a letter to the ranking Republican on the committee, Representative Doug Collins, as the committee heard evidence at a hearing on the