Category: Distress of Nations

PELOSI DIRECTS HOUSE DEMOCRATS TO PROCEED WITH ARTICLES OF IMPEACHMENT AGAINST TRUMP

PELOSI DIRECTS HOUSE DEMOCRATS TO PROCEED WITH ARTICLES OF IMPEACHMENT AGAINST TRUMP

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday asked the House committees investigating President Donald Trump to proceed with articles of impeachment.

“The president’s actions have seriously violated the Constitution,” Pelosi said at a news conference on Capitol Hill.

Pelosi’s comments confirm what was widely expected: that the Democrat-controlled House will vote on whether to impeach the president.

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BATTLEGROUND: 7 IN 10 SAY US ‘ON THE EDGE OF CIVIL WAR’

BATTLEGROUND: 7 IN 10 SAY US ‘ON THE EDGE OF CIVIL WAR’

Partisan political division and the resulting incivility has reached a low in America, with 67% believing that the nation is nearing civil war, according to a new national survey.

“The majority of Americans believe that we are two-thirds of the way to being on the edge of civil war. That to me is a very pessimistic place,” said Mo Elleithee, the executive director of Georgetown University’s Institute of Politics and Public Service.

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