There is very little evidence that being impeached increases the popularity of impeached presidents.
We seem to be reaching the end of the daring each other phase of impeachment.
Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi made a statement about starting an “Official Impeachment Inquiry”
One thing the train wreck hearing should do is lay to rest any notion the Judiciary Committee is going to produce anything politically effective.
There are a lot of moving parts here, but they do seem to all be moving in the same direction.
Word came today that an agreement has apparently been reached between the Senate presiding over the impeachment trial and two of the justices, Margaret Workman and Beth Walker. The two judges have purportedly agreed to be censured, but will keep their seats on West Virginia’s high court.
In his speech announcing his choices, the governor attempted no pretense about his intentions…In doing so, he has no doubt cemented the opinions of those who find the impeachment debacle to be an orchestrated coup by a Republican legislature to overthrow and take command of an entire branch of state government.