House Democrats have disclosed a way to impeach US President Donald Trump amid the government shutdown that has dragged on into its third week.
The comments came on Sunday days after Rep. Rashida Tlaib was recorded saying that Democrats would “impeach the motherf****r!”
Although many top Democrat lawmakers have slated Tlaib’s rhetoric, the idea of impeachment still resonates among some powerful Democrats.
Speaking on CBS Sunday Morning, Pelosi said that the information obtained from special counsel Robert Mueller, who is investigating allegations that Trump’s campaign team colluded with Russia to sway the 2016 election in his favor, could begin the impeachment process.
“That would be depending on what comes forth from the special counsel’s office,” Pelosi said. “If and when the time comes for impeachment, it will have to be something that has such a crescendo in a bipartisan way.”
Now that Democrats have taken over the House…