Report: Trump's team had over 100 contacts with Russian Officials

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Evidently, our Constitution makes exceptions for our nation's chief executive officers.

Here's one way how:

Generally, debate over the phrase high crimes and misdemeanors has split into two camps. The minority view is held by critics who undertake a literal reading of the Constitution. They maintain that high crimes means what it says—criminal activity—and argue that the Framers wanted only criminal activities to be the basis for impeachment. The generally accepted viewpoint is much broader. It defines high crimes and misdemeanors as any serious abuse of power—including both legal and illegal activities. Supporters of this reading believe that because impeachment is a public inquiry,first and fore-most, it is appropriate to read the phrase broadly in order to provide the most thorough inquiry possible. Thus, a civil officer may face impeachment for misconduct, violations of oath of office, serious incompetence, or, in the case of judges, activities that undermine public confidence or damage the integrity of the judiciary.



Do you have a link to this source? I don't agree with this at all.
 
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Do you have a link to this source? I don't agree with this at all.

High Crimes and Misdemeanors

Here's another one:


Impeachment is a powerful tool. It must be closely limited to situations of conduct that inflicts serious harm on the public and that seriously compromises the officer’s ability to function in office. Otherwise, it could undermine our constitutional system of separation of powers and thwart our fundamental commitment to democracy. The Framers wisely recognized these dangers and added the phrase “high crimes and misdemeanors” precisely to limit the scope of the impeachment power to these most egregious circumstances and to prohibit its use beyond them.

The Scope of the Impeachment Power: What are “High Crimes and Misdemeanors”? By Neil J. Kinkopf - The Scope of the Impeachment Power: What are “High Crimes and Misdemeanors”?
 
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If you can know that there is no evidence of collusion, how can others not know that there is such evidence? When Donald Trump fires the person investigating him, it looks awfully bad for him; like he has something to hide. To me, that alone was worth a peek into this.
Comey never told Trump he was under investigation. The President has every right to fire the AG, and just because Comey was fired, should not lead to an investigation. The excuse used or investigation Trump was a Dossier, which has never been verified!

If there was evidence of collusion, it would have been leaked by now. But, we will find out for sure once Mueller releases his report, hopefully, in the next 6 years.
 
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Mueller is a professional. He's not going to leak a thing. And the media has not speculated on collusion...just the information provided regarding the investigation. Like this one...

Manafort lied about sharing presidential polling data with Russian

OOOOOO....conspiring with Russia to get Trump elected.

Or this.

Putin says he wanted Trump elected and helped him youtube - Bing video


Hillary Clinton, Glenn Simpson anti-Trump conspiracy investigation ...

https://www.washingtontimes.com/.../hillary-clinton-glenn-simpson-anti-trump-conspi...

Oct 14, 2018 - Closing in on Clinton-Justice Russia collusion conspiracy as ... to show an extensive,election year, anti-Trump conspiracy between Hillary ...
 
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Comey never told Trump he was under investigation. The President has every right to fire the AG, and just because Comey was fired, should not lead to an investigation. The excuse used or investigation Trump was a Dossier, which has never been verified!

If there was evidence of collusion, it would have been leaked by now. But, we will find out for sure once Mueller releases his report, hopefully, in the next 6 years.

LOL! How fucking wrong can one cultist be?

It didn't lead to an investigation; that was already happening. What it lead to was the appointment of the special prosecutor, which was called for. And regardless of whether the investigation was started by the dossier or not, the intelligence community had reasonable cause before Trump was even elected.

Tough how that works, isn't it?

But LOL @ "it would have been leaked by now." Sure, sure...
 
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LOL! How fucking wrong can one cultist be?

It didn't lead to an investigation; that was already happening. What it lead to was the appointment of the special prosecutor, which was called for. And regardless whether the investigation was started by the dossier or not, the intelligence community had reasonable cause before Trump was even elected.

Tough how that works, isn't it?

But LOL @ "it would have been leaked by now." Sure, sure...
The excuse used was the Dossier for the FISA warrant. The investigation was a sham from the beginning, but getting leftists to understand it, is asking way too much.

Truth About Mueller's Sham Investigation Will Eventually Come Out ...

https://www.realclearpolitics.com/.../truth_about_mueller039s_sham_investigation_wil...

Sep 15, 2018 - Flynn never should have been charged in the first place...we need a real AG to investigate Crooked Mueller and give him a dose of his own ...
 
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Comey never told Trump he was under investigation. The President has every right to fire the AG, and just because Comey was fired, should not lead to an investigation. The excuse used or investigation Trump was a Dossier, which has never been verified!

If there was evidence of collusion, it would have been leaked by now. But, we will find out for sure once Mueller releases his report, hopefully, in the next 6 years.
What do you mean that it hasn't been verified? Parts of it absolutely have been. Trump knew that "collusion" was being investigated. He certainly did. He further understood that his team was being investigated.

Oh, but NOT him. Of course not.
 
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The excuse used was the Dossier for the FISA warrant. The investigation was a sham from the beginning, but getting leftists to understand it, is asking way too much.

Truth About Mueller's Sham Investigation Will Eventually Come Out ...
https://www.realclearpolitics.com/.../truth_about_mueller039s_sham_investigation_wil...

Sep 15, 2018 - Flynn never should have been charged in the first place...we need a real AG to investigate Crooked Mueller and give him a dose of his own ...
Flynn was going to jail. The judge encouraged him to cooperate further. He stopped just short of calling Flynn a traitor.

I have posted the redacted version of the FISA warrant and for you to claim that it was all because of the dossier is disingenuous.

Here it is again:

https://www.cnn.com/2018/07/22/politics/read-carter-page-fisa-documents/index.html

Look for yourself. Right-wingers ARE LYING about the validity of the FISA warrant.
 
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The excuse used was the Dossier for the FISA warrant. The investigation was a sham from the beginning, but getting leftists to understand it, is asking way too much.

Truth About Mueller's Sham Investigation Will Eventually Come Out ...
https://www.realclearpolitics.com/.../truth_about_mueller039s_sham_investigation_wil...

Sep 15, 2018 - Flynn never should have been charged in the first place...we need a real AG to investigate Crooked Mueller and give him a dose of his own ...

LOL.

That RCP link goes to op-ed piece in American Spectator, a RWNJ site. So....

Dismissed.

I imagine you're getting quite used to that.