Early Friday Morning, Donald Trump moved into rare air as far as the presidency is concerned. Barring any unforeseen catastrophes, he will become the third President in US history to be impeached by Congress.
The reason? He asked the Ukraine to help the United States with a corruption question, and some anonymous person with second and third-hand knowledge of the conversation made an official complaint.
In response, Trump released a memorandum of the phone call in question, and the debate has been raging ever since.
The evidence is so flimsy, however, that the President believes Democrats are actually “trivializing” the impeachment process itself.
What Trump is saying:
“I think it’s a horrible thing to be using the tool of impeachment which is supposed to be used in an emergency.”
“It’s a scam. It’s something that shouldn’t be allowed. It’s a very bad thing for our country. And you’re trivializing impeachment. And I tell you what, someday there will be a Democrat president and there will be a Republican House and I suspect they’re going to remember it.”
“It’s a very sad thing for our country. It seems to be very good for me politically.”
Trump is expected to be acquitted by the Republican-controlled Senate in the coming weeks, making this entire infuriating episode all for naught.
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