Tag Archives: Impeachment

Tom Reed on impeachment — sequel

“I get frustrated where there is a sense of normalization that the congressman brings and that our concerns about Trump and the things that are happening are, its not that big of a deal, and you’re fine, stop worrying about … Continue reading

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Impeachment isn’t an ordinary trial

If Caesar’s wife ought to be above suspicion, so should our President. The idea that impeachment is like an ordinary trial is wrong. Impeachment is governed by a few clauses of The Constitution and rules adopted by House and Senate. … Continue reading

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False arguments

If Tom Reed was right to oppose intervention in Syria in 2013, no intervention is needed in 2019 under much different circumstances. If U.S. troops should not have been sent to Syria, their precipitous withdrawal by Trump is justified. President … Continue reading

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Tom Reed on Ukraine Scandal

An article by Rick Miller in the  “Olean Times Herald” reports Tom Reed’s views on the “Ukraine situation.” Miller reports: Rep. Tom Reed took aim Thursday at “extreme-left” Democrats he said were eager to overthrow the election and impeach President … Continue reading

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A government of laws, not of men

A government of laws, not of men.–John Adams inspired by James Harrington It is for public opinion (to decide), because eventually the decision here is going to be impeach or not impeach. Members of Congress, Democrats and Republicans, are going to … Continue reading

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How might it end?

“I am not a crook.”–President Richard Nixon denied any involvement in the Watergate scandal–November 17, 1973. ##### How might the Mueller Investigation end? One could speculate: It might end with a report with findings and recommendations. Additional persons might be … Continue reading

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