House Judiciary Committee: President can be impeached for ‘motives’ without breaking law

House Judiciary Committee: President can be impeached for ‘motives’ without breaking law
Jerrold Nadler (Image via Twitter)

[Ed. – They’ll keep moving the goal posts till they get it to suit their goal — which is to overturn the results of the 2016 election.]

The House Judiciary Committee released a report Saturday in which it argued that a president may be impeached for “illegitimate motives” even if his actions are “legally permissible.”

The report states: “The question is not whether the President’s conduct could have resulted from permissible motives. It is whether the President’s real reasons, the ones in his mind at the time, were legitimate.”

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That novel theory is only one of several questionable features of the report.

2. The report uses the same misquote used in the hearing, and by Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA).The Democrat staff cite President Donald Trump as saying Article II of the Constitution means can do  whatever [sic] I want as president.”

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