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Politics Bannon says Democrats won't stop effort to impeach Trump

23:45  02 february  2020
23:45  02 february  2020 Source:   thehill.com

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Trump has committed innumerable offenses not involving Russia collusion, right out in public. There are many good reasons for Democrats to impeach . Pelosi has said that impeachment proceedings would be divisive. We’re already divided, and destruction of our democracy would divide us irreparably.

Former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon said Sunday that Democrats won't stop their effort to impeach President Trump.

Stephen K. Bannon wearing a suit and tie: Bannon says Democrats won't stop effort to impeach Trump© The Hill Bannon says Democrats won't stop effort to impeach Trump

Bannon told Maria Bartiromo on Fox News' "Sunday Morning Futures" that Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) "from day one" has aimed to "destroy Trump" in order to take back the White House.

"This is not going to stop," he said. "They're going to subpoena more people. They're going to leak more information. And this is why I don't mind getting John Bolton as a witness."

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say the movement to impeach President Trump will grow stronger in 2018, this fall a half-dozen Democrats introduced articles of impeachment against Trump In December, the House rejected the effort , even as 58 Democrats voted in support of the resolution—nearly a third of their caucus.

The former chief strategist said the Democrats' impeachment efforts stem from the Democratic primary process and the Iowa caucuses.

"There's no heat on any of those candidates," he said. "There's no personalities out there that can beat the president. There's no -- the policies are so radical."

Bannon's comments come in the days after the GOP-led Senate voted not to include additional witnesses or documents in the impeachment trial, likely securing President Trump's acquittal in the coming week.

But the former chief strategist says he says the Democrats will still push forward with their efforts to remove Trump as the year continues.

The Democratic-led House voted in favor of two articles of impeachment against Trump in December accusing him of withholding aid from Ukraine in an attempt to get the country to announce an investigation into former Vice President Joe Biden's family.

Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.), the head impeachment manager, did not comment on CBS's "Face The Nation" on whether the House would subpoena former national security adviser John Bolton. Democrats had been pushing to have him testify in the Senate trial.

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