Impeachment

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Pete Buttigieg isn’t going to win

9 February 2020 7:49 am

I see that various pundits are competing to write the political epitaph for Joe ‘son-of-a-bitch‘ Biden. That’s entirely understandable. It’s been…

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Who saw that coming? Trump acquitted

6 February 2020 9:35 am

It was all going so well for Donald Trump. Then came Mitt Romney. The Utah Republican stole the show. In…

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Trump’s 2020 State of the Union address was nothing less than magnificent

5 February 2020 3:36 pm

One of the many things that F. Scott Fitzgerald said that sound good but aren’t true is this: ‘There are…

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Pelosi ‘might as well rip up any plans for attracting independent voters’, says Trump campaign

5 February 2020 2:59 pm

Trump campaign spokesman Tim Murtaugh condemned Nancy Pelosi for ripping up a copy of President Trump’s State of the Union…

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Impeachment has proved the Democrats are no longer democrats

1 February 2020 10:08 am

The Senate is not going to call witnesses in the impeachment trial of Donald Trump, and to all appearances the…

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The impeachment ‘sea change’ shows Trump can beat anyone in 2020

1 February 2020 4:51 am

I address you, Dear Reader, from some 36,000 feet above the fruited plain. But since, before embarking, news that Sen.…

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Lamar Alexander clears the way for an unbound Trump

1 February 2020 4:14 am

Lamar Alexander said that Donald Trump engaged in ‘inappropriate’ behavior as though he had yelled at a guest at a…

abuse

You call this ‘abuse of power’?

1 February 2020 3:48 am

By impeaching Donald Trump on December 18, 2019, the House of Representatives declared that the offenses contained in the articles…

witnesses

The Democrats’ dirty secret? They don’t want witnesses

30 January 2020 9:08 pm

The Senate leaders have stated their positions clearly and constantly. Chuck Schumer, who leads the Democratic minority, is demanding that…

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Americans have impeached impeachment

30 January 2020 6:01 am

Podcaster Andrew Espitallier, who hosts a channel called The Right Latino with his friend Alex, took to the streets of…

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Why John Bolton won’t win his war on Trump

29 January 2020 12:56 am

The first sentence of the New York Times report on John Bolton’s tell-all memoir about his time in the Trump…

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Dershowitz: if Bolton testifies, so should Hunter Biden

23 January 2020 9:38 am

The first day of impeachment hearings, and everyone has questions. I’m as confused as anyone else. So I phoned Alan…

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Donald at Davos: Trump teaches a lesson to the crybabies back home

22 January 2020 4:51 am

It’s actually sort of cute, at least from a distance. There the Democrats are, playing on their hobbyhorses with all…

trial

The Senate impeachment trial is all about November

21 January 2020 9:25 am

The single most important thing to understand about the Senate impeachment trial is that it is all for show, meant…

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You come at the Trump, you best not miss

18 January 2020 5:42 am

The third presidential impeachment in US history has now reached the Senate. Like the first two, this one is almost…

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Impeachment is now just another bludgeon in the armory of political warfare

18 January 2020 4:11 am

A couple of days ago, members of the United States House of Representatives processed with all their accustomed pomp and dignity…

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If the impeachment trial is ‘a joke’, who’s having the last laugh?

17 January 2020 10:20 am

Yet another dubious figure whom Donald Trump barely knows. This time it’s Lev Parnas, the Michael Cohen of 2020. ‘I…

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Trump must be unsettled by the impeachment developments

16 January 2020 9:25 am

So Lev Parnas is now swanning about with Rachel Maddow? It seems that Maddow scored an exclusive interview with Parnas…

lose

How to lose votes and bore people

11 January 2020 3:54 am

This article is in The Spectator’s January 2020 US edition. Subscribe here. If we can’t be governed, we may as well be…

wrong

What could go wrong for Donald Trump in 2020?

31 December 2019 5:23 am

What are the four things that can go blooey for President Trump in the next year? First, he can get…

impeachment

The ‘impeachment’ of Donald Trump

23 December 2019 5:07 am

Did we just witness an historic event, the impeachment of only the third president in the entire history of the…

andrew johnson

Lessons from the Johnson impeachment

23 December 2019 2:25 am

The first time Congress impeached a president was in 1868.  The president was Andrew Johnson, a man almost as surprising…

joe kennedy

Joe Kennedy and the perils of media hubris

22 December 2019 6:26 am

‘Dear Ellie and James,’ said Rep. Joe Kennedy in his remarks to the House of Representatives as he voted to…

impeachment process

The impeachment process we deserve

22 December 2019 5:54 am

Like a bona fide member of Congress, Speaker Nancy Pelosi has opted to seize defeat from the jaws of victory.…

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Why is Trump so nervous about impeachment?

20 December 2019 10:19 am

President Trump paraded his latest acquisition, Rep. Jeff Van Drew, a defector from the Democratic to the Republican party, at…