• Dick Durbin: Trump could cause constitutional crisis
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    Dick Durbin: Trump could cause constitutional crisis

    Senator Durbin thanks for joining us President Trump says the newness memo totally vindicates Trump in the probe does it no of course it does not and the fact that the Republicans in the House refused to allow a Minority Report the Democratic response to their memo is an indication that this they’re just bound and determined to continue to find ways to absolve this president from any responsibility I agree completely with John McCain it was John McCain who said trying to undermine the FBI and the Department of Justice is really not in the best interests of America and frankly it’s doing Putin’s work we ought to be…

  • Mike Pence Would Support Invoking The 25th Amendment To Remove Trump
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    Mike Pence Would Support Invoking The 25th Amendment To Remove Trump

    according to excerpts from a new book obtained by The Huffington Post vice president Mike Pence would support invoking the 25th amendment to have President Donald Trump removed from office as noted by HuffPost the forthcoming book a warning was purportedly written by an unnamed senior White House official who claims high-level aides are certain the vice president would back the plan to constitutionally remove Trump due to his mental incapacity the author who wrote an anonymous essay for the New York Times describing a highly dysfunctional White House describes an informal tally that White House officials took of cabinet members who would sign off on the letter invoking section…

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    Constitution Says Congress, Not William Barr, Can Determine If Trump Obstructed Justice

    So Attorney General, William Barr told us yesterday that no, he is definitely not going to release the full unredacted Mueller report, but he will release a redacted report very soon. I’m not good enough, but I guess it’s something, right. But here’s the thing, and this is what several former members of the justice department have actually been out there saying recently, and that is bar already jumped the gun and overstepped his authority by immediately clearing Donald Trump of obstruction of justice according to them, that wasn’t bars decision to make actually, even though Mueller kicked it over to them. In fact, that decision, according to the US…

  • Pelosi says U.S. in ‘constitutional crisis’
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    Pelosi says U.S. in ‘constitutional crisis’

    -Can you update us on when you will schedule the contempt vote on AG Barr? And, also, do you agree with Chairman Nadler that the country is currently in a constitutional crisis? -Yes, I do agree with Chairman Nadler, because the Administration has decided that they are not going to honor their oath of office. Now he’s staked out — because he has seen so much in the committee, the committee work. I’m very proud of the Judiciary Committee and the work that they have done. In terms of timing, when we’re ready, we’ll come to the floor. And we’ll just see, because there might be some other contempt-of-Congress issues…

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    Are We Headed For A Constitutional Showdown? | Morning Joe | MSNBC

    ANALYST, ELISE JORDAN. AND CO-FOUNDER AND CEO OF AXIOS, AND CO-FOUNDER AND CEO OF AXIOS, JIM VANDE HEI JIM VANDE HEI JIM JIM JIM VANDEHEI JIM VANDEHEI MIKA HAS THE MORNING OFF MIKA HAS THE MORNING OFF IT’S NEVER BEEN QUITE THIS IT’S NEVER BEEN QUITE THIS DRAMATIC, NEVER BEEN QUITE THIS DRAMATIC, NEVER BEEN QUITE THIS EXTREME. EXTREME. WE MAY, IN FACT, HAVE A WE MAY, IN FACT, HAVE A CONSTITUTIONAL SHOWDOWN THAT CONSTITUTIONAL SHOWDOWN THAT WILL ONLY BE PLAYED OUT IN THE WILL ONLY BE PLAYED OUT IN THE COURTS. COURTS.>>PRESIDENT TRUMP SAID IN AN>>PRESIDENT TRUMP SAID IN AN INTERVIEW YESTERDAY THAT THE INTERVIEW YESTERDAY THAT THE MUELLER…

  • Spicer on the proposed legislation that would protect Mueller
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    Spicer on the proposed legislation that would protect Mueller

    >>Melissa: VERY SMART, THEY GO.>>Sean: “THAT MATCHES THAT.”>>Melissa: ONTO BUSINESS, DEMOCRAT CHRIS COONS, CORY BOOKER, AND RETIRING REPUBLICAN JEFF FLAKE. THEY WANT TO USE THE PROCEDURAL MANEUVER TO FORCE A VOTE ON THE BILL TO SHIELD FROM INTERFERENCE. IT HAS FAILED ONCE BEFORE AND IT MAY FEEL AGAIN. HE SENATE MAJORITY LEADER MITCH McCONNELL SAYS HE WILL BLOCK IT. BUT CHRIS COONS BELIEVES HE HAS AN ADVANTAGE.>>WHAT I THINK THE REPUBLICAN MAJORITY LEADER OUGHT TO DO IS SIMPLY ALLOW US TO HAVE A VOTE AND MOVE FORWARD. SENATOR FLAKE, I WILL REMIND YOU, HAS STEADFASTLY REFUSED TO VOTE FOR ANY PRESIDENTIAL NOMINEE FOR JUDICIAL POST, EITHER IN THE JUDICIARY COMMITTEE…

  • Trump WH Rattled By Rare Rebuke From Chief Justice John Roberts | The Beat With Ari Melber | MSNBC
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    Trump WH Rattled By Rare Rebuke From Chief Justice John Roberts | The Beat With Ari Melber | MSNBC

    >>>THIS BLUE WAVE WE HAVE BEEN REPORTING ON IS GETTING BIGGER REPORTING ON IS GETTING BIGGER AS MORE BALLOTS ARE COUNTED. AS MORE BALLOTS ARE COUNTED.>>>WE BEGIN WITH SOMETHING>>>WE BEGIN WITH SOMETHING TRULY UNUSUAL. TRULY UNUSUAL. A SITTING CHIEF JUSTICE OF THE A SITTING CHIEF JUSTICE OF THE SUPREME COURT REBUTTING A SUPREME COURT REBUTTING A SITTING PRESIDENT. SITTING PRESIDENT. JUSTICES TYPICALLY SPEAK THROUGH JUSTICES TYPICALLY SPEAK THROUGH THEIR RULINGS. THEIR RULINGS. THEY AVOID ANY DEBATES THAT THEY AVOID ANY DEBATES THAT COULD SEEM PARTISAN. COULD SEEM PARTISAN. IT’S CLEAR JOHN ROBERTS HAD A IT’S CLEAR JOHN ROBERTS HAD A ENOUGH AND SPEAKING AS A JUDGE, ENOUGH AND SPEAKING AS…