Published: Ven, Juillet 14, 2017
International | By Oceane Deschanel

Democrat Brad Sherman files impeachment article against US President — Donald Trump impeachment

Democrat Brad Sherman files impeachment article against US President — Donald Trump impeachment

The email exchange posted to Twitter by Mr Trump Jr showed him conversing with a music publicist who wanted him to meet with a "Russian government attorney", who supposedly had dirt on Mrs Clinton as "part of Russia and its government's support for Mr Trump". The article was co-sponsored by fellow Democrat Congressman Al Green of Texas, according to a statement on Sherman's House website. Legal analysts have pointed out that such dirt, known as opposition research, has value, and that presidential campaigns cannot accept gifts from foreign entities, particularly ones accused of trying to influence a national election.

Sherman's article of impeachment comes a day after Donald Trump Jr. admitted he met with a Russian lawyer who claimed to have incriminating evidence against Hillary Clinton. "I believe his conversations with, and subsequent firing of, (former) FBI Director James Comey constitute obstruction of justice".

Last week, former Ohio Democratic Rep. Dennis Kucinich dinged Democrats pushing a bill to examine Trump's mental and physical fitness for office. Lack of impulse control, accompanied by a refusal to have his staff control his impulses.

"To begin a long process to protect our country from abuse of power, obstruction of justice, and impulsive, ignorant incompetence", Sherman adds.

A committee will investigate the accusations of misconduct.

Starr began his tenure as special counsel in 1994 investigating the Whitewater land deal.

The Representative is Brad Sherman (D-Calif.), he is joined by Congressman Al Green (D-TX). Whether or not there are actual grounds for impeachment is voted on.

Affaire Valbuena : Benzema obtient gain de cause !
En revanche, " cela ne change rien pour nous " assume Le Graët, rappelant que Benzema " n'est pas suspendu par la Fédération ". Au point que, selon lui, l'infraction n'aurait pas été caractérisée sans l'intervention de l'officier de police.

Even if the House got to the point where it voted to impeach, a conviction would face major hurdles in the Senate because it required two-thirds of the members.

No definite collusion has been shown, but the emails, which were uncovered by the legal team of the President's son-in-law, are symptomatic of how special counsel investigations can work. "And the national interest requires that we do so", the Democratic lawmaker said.

"I have slight hope it will inspire an 'intervention' in the White House". Introducing Articles of Impeachment will have two possible outcomes. The rest of their party in Washington, for now, is more focused on Trump's policy and the coming midterm elections.

Sherman acknowledges that filing the article is "the first step on a very long road".

It took him about four years to release the Starr report. It makes everything taste better.

A member of the United States House of Representatives filed an article of impeachment against President Donald Trump on Wednesday, July 12.

Did we all exhale?

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