Secretary of State Mike Pompeo stated that America was far from perfect at its founding, but America’s “founding principles gave us a standard by which we could see the gravity of our failings.”
Thursday, Fox News Channel’s Tucker Carlson called on Sen. Richard Burr (R-NC) to resign after reports show he sold off hundreds of thousands of dollars in stock after signaling a warning to a group called the Tar Heel Club about the threat of the coronavirus.
Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) on Thursday said, amid the ongoing impeachment saga in the House and Senate, that President Trump “must step down.”
Left-wing documentary filmmaker Michael Moore went after President Donald Trump late Monday, accusing him of treason and saying that he “must be removed” from office.
Wednesday on MSNBC’s “All In,” Sen Mazie Hirono (D-HI) reacted to the news that a federal judge ruled former Donald Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort “intentionally” lied to investigators in special counsel Robert Mueller’s probe. Host Chris Hayes asked, “Do you have a theory why so many people have lied in these high-stakes situations under oath to investigators, to Congress and now to the special counsel’s office after having struck a plea agreement.” Hirono said, “It’s pretty amazing. They must have something very major to hide. I think this really shows that Trump surrounded himself by all these people who lie, who are basically grifters and takers.” When asked about a possible presidential pardon for Manafort, Hirono said, “Unless it could be some sort of obstruction of justice, but as you say his pardon powers are unfettered. What we’re left with is a president who will do anything to protect himself. As I said many times, there are only two things that Trump cares about. One is protecting himself and money. So what could end up is —aside from, by the way, all these other investigations that are going on —he could be before a jury and a judge for all these
MSNBC host Lawrence O’Donnell called for President Donald Trump’s impeachment on his show Friday night, saying the filings from Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s office released that day justify an impeachment.