Dershowitz said he is concerned about how attempting to use impeachment could affect First Amendment rights. He noted that although many objected to Trump’s words to his supporters prior to Wednesday’s Capitol riot, those words are protected by his free speech rights. … [Read more...] about Alan Dershowitz Says Trump Impeachment Won’t Make It To Trial
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The poll was conducted Jan. 10-13, mostly before and slightly after Wednesday’s 232-197 vote by the House of Representatives to impeach Trump for "incitement of insurrection." Ten Republicans voted to impeach the president – joining all 222 Democrats -- with 197 House Republicans voting against impeachment, and four GOP lawmakers not voting. … [Read more...] about LIVE UPDATES: Trump impeachment supported by only 8% of Republicans: poll
“The attack on the U.S. Capitol was an attack on democracy itself, and the President bears some responsibility for what occurred. ... If the Senate proceeds with an impeachment trial, I will do my duty as a juror and listen to the cases presented by both sides,” said Sen. Rob PortmanRobert (Rob) Jones PortmanGOP in bind over Trump as corporate donations freeze Trump calls for 'NO violence' amid concerns of threats around inauguration Security concerns mount ahead of Biden inauguration MORE (R-Ohio). … [Read more...] about Impeachment trial tests Trump’s grip on Senate GOP
The Constitution refers to a present-tense status of “the president.” That status is key to other provisions bestowing official powers and privileges, which do not linger after leaving office. No one would argue that Trump could continue to exercise those powers once President-elect Biden is sworn in. Yet, a Senate trial would insist that, while Trump has no continuing powers, he remains subject to continued penalties tied to the office. Moreover, the stated purpose of the impeachment trial is whether a president “shall be removed.” Thus, the only person constitutionally subject to an impeachment trial would be the sitting president, Joe Biden. … [Read more...] about Should Donald Trump skip his Senate impeachment trial?
"While it is disappointing that it took a Trump-incited attack on our Capitol to get here, it appears that all the major platforms are finally beginning to step up and take this important issue seriously and that policymakers and the public are committed to holding them accountable," he said. … [Read more...] about YouTube suspends Donald Trump’s channel for at least a week
"Making America great again has always been about defending the rule of law, supporting the men and women of law enforcement and upholding our nation's most sacred traditions and values." … [Read more...] about Donald Trump ‘plots revenge on impeachment Republicans’ as Georgia prepares criminal probe over bid to overturn election