Check out The Daily Wire's coverage of Amash's comments here.
'The American people just aren't there, ' he added.
"The Senate is certainly not there, either", he said.
President Donald Trump could only be delighted to have his attorney general in El Salvador, dealing with his biggest issue: illegal immigration.
In spite of the defense, Romney refused to endorse the president for re-election next year.
"I think it's fake news, OK?" the president told reporters on the South Lawn Tuesday.
He also insinuated that, if a Democratic president had been found to have behaved in a manner comparable to Trump, his Republican colleagues would have likely supported impeaching him and Democrats would have likely opposed it. 'The President has distanced himself from some of the best qualities of the human character'.
"Contrary to Barr's portrayal, Mueller's report reveals that President Trump engaged in specific actions and a pattern of behavior that meet the threshold for impeachment", the congressman tweeted. And I also believe that an impeachment call is not only something that relates to the law, but also considers practicality and politics.Читайте также: UK advises British-Iranian nationals not to travel to Iran
"And from the standpoint of protecting the American people, it's imperative", Barr said.
"Well I think every individual has to make their own judgment". As I read the report, I was troubled by it.
"It's a very unusual situation to have opposition research like that, especially one that, on its face, had a number of clear mistakes and a somewhat jejune analysis", Barr said. But it did not suggest to me that this was time to call for impeachment.
Amash said, "Impeachment, which is a special form of indictment, does not even require probable cause that a crime [e.g., obstruction of justice] has been committed; it simply requires a finding that an official has engaged in careless, abusive, corrupt, or otherwise dishonorable conduct".
Ms. Klobuchar said she doesn't think there's any legitimate concerns that warrant Mr. Barr's review. Baker said that "analogies" were made to J. Edgar Hoover - the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director who famously abused his power to blackmail individuals. Within the document, Mueller detailed at least a dozen instances in which Trump might have obstructed justice.
And when there's not an underlying crime, I think it's hard to put together an effective case to prosecute for those crimes, ' he said. From that inquiry we will learn whether Mueller's team buried any facts or failed to pursue leads indicating, for example, that dossier author Steele lied about his Russian source, or instead that the Kremlin fed Steele misinformation in order to interfere in the 2016 presidential election-a question on which the special counsel report was silent.
A redacted version of the full report was released following criticism of Barr's report and the House judiciary committee voted earlier this month to hold the attorney general in contempt of Congress for not releasing an unredacted version.При любом использовании материалов сайта и дочерних проектов, гиперссылка на обязательна.
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