Once again, Pelosi holds off on impeachment vote

Once again, Pelosi holds off on impeachment vote
Nancy Pelosi (Image: YouTube screen grab)

[Ed. – It’s like maybe the Democratic leadership doesn’t believe the falsely-weighted polls either – and they know voting to formally initiate impeachment would be not at all popular with voters.]

Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Democratic leaders will hold off on a full House vote authorizing an impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump, according to multiple lawmakers and aides. …

The move came amid opposition from key chairmen and members of leadership, as well as a number of centrist Democrats facing tough reelection bids. …

Democrats defended their current impeachment process, which has multiple House committees interviewing witnesses in private and gathering evidence related to allegations that Trump and his personal lawyer, Rudy Giuliani, pressured Ukrainian officials to begin an investigation into former Vice President Joe Biden and his son — potentially at the risk of losing U.S. military aid.

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