A Message From Lucianne

This Republican Wants
To Impeach Trump

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Posted By: RockyTCB, 5/20/2019 5:50:52 AM

Human beings will die without oxygen. Yet breathing pure oxygen will kill you as certainly as taking strychnine or cyanide. Someone should remind Grand Rapids, Michigan’s Congressman Justin Amash of this – and maybe his voters. In a series of tweets on Saturday, Amash declared that “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.”

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Reply 1 - Posted by: NancyD 5/20/2019 5:54:18 AM (No. 67538)
Justin Amash thinks this is what the people want. He's an idiot. Put it this way... He's McCain's long lost son and Romney is his Godfather.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: bigken2 5/20/2019 5:58:25 AM (No. 67543)
if he is not the dumbest pol ever he is close i herd this has something to do with china tariffs and a tool co he owns in china maybe we the people can find out for sure
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Reply 3 - Posted by: ROLFNader 5/20/2019 6:13:23 AM (No. 67546)
I made it as far as " charisma-challenged " Mike Pence. The writer hasn't met or talked to Mike Pence. If ever there was a man who looks, sounds and acts presidential , it is our Vice President. I would suggest that anyone who agrees with Thomas McCardle ,needs to google the our vice president's speech on the constitution to the Hillsdale graduation a few years ago. Working quietly and loyally beside president Trump does not relegate this fine man to the rank of 'charisma-challenged". He has served in the U S House, two terms of governor on Indiana and hosted the most popular radio talk show in the state . But yeah, we know he's just TOO religious.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: SpencersMom 5/20/2019 6:20:56 AM (No. 67547)
As a Michigander I can't believe the ultra conservative Holland area voted twice for this Jeff Flake clone. He's an embarrassment to the state.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: Safari Man 5/20/2019 6:27:48 AM (No. 67550)
Nunes: Amash is “al-Qaida’s best friend in the Congress”. This is what bothers me about Amash. I think he has a hidden agenda. His loyalties are not to Americans, but to Arabs.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: PChristopher 5/20/2019 6:29:52 AM (No. 67551)
I don't know why this is so hard for these politicians to understand. These assertions they make re: The Müller Report is kind of like reading Gone With the Wind and continuing to assert that the South won.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: John Moses Browning 5/20/2019 6:43:11 AM (No. 67557)
Bye, Justin.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: Sorosisbehindit 5/20/2019 6:47:57 AM (No. 67559)
#5 His father is Palestinian and his mother Syrian. #4 The voters need to understand their obligation to the nation. Arizona voters have my disdain for repeatedly allowing both McCain and Flake to go to D.C., and Utah is no better.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: gone2pot 5/20/2019 6:50:05 AM (No. 67562)
This is proof positive that politicians and their advisors believe that any publicity is good publicity, even when the politician is a fidiot besides being unable to comprehend what he reads.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: Lawsy0 5/20/2019 7:42:34 AM (No. 67592)
Twitter will be his undoing. Can't happen soon enough. Justin Amash is just to idiotic to study how tweeting is done.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: Strike3 5/20/2019 8:07:41 AM (No. 67602)
Nobody dared mention impeachment of the Kenyan Bookend although he crossed that line many times. The Constitution was nothing more than a doormat in the White House. How dare these morons who claim to represent the people of America cry to impeach Trump whose every legal and effective action has been criticized since before he took office. Russia Russia does not exist except in the minds of the FBI and the CIA because Hillary and Barack put it there. A President who has evil intentions does not work double time to make America great. Trump 2020!
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Reply 12 - Posted by: Twinkle93 5/20/2019 8:10:16 AM (No. 67605)
What a surprise that a long time never Trumper would give support to the dems.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: ussjimmycarter 5/20/2019 8:10:59 AM (No. 67606)
It's time for some states (Utah and Michigan) to hold recall elections now! Punish these losers so they will never hold public office again! Ban them from lobbying forever!
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Reply 14 - Posted by: tangles 5/20/2019 8:13:07 AM (No. 67609)
Our own AOC!
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Reply 15 - Posted by: Marjbaldwin 5/20/2019 8:23:12 AM (No. 67616)
When Republicans engage in behavior that aids and abets the Socialist Party(D) and the Enemies of the People(D), one can often assume that they are hopeless, NeverTrump fellow travellers. But - one can also reasonably suspect that Organized Crime(D), uh I mean well-intentioned Democrats, have used mafia-style tactics on said Republican and/or his family in order to "change his mind". And I do mean mafia-style.
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Reply 16 - Posted by: Chuzzles 5/20/2019 8:26:51 AM (No. 67623)
Sundance exposed recently that Amash is beholden via his company to China and all that means. So Amash isn't liking the tariffs. Maybe Amash should walk his talk about his company selling products actually made in America. That would stop the problems with tariffs. But then again, his district borders Tlaib's, and we have seen how that is working out. Way to go Michigan.
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Reply 17 - Posted by: MMC 5/20/2019 8:27:11 AM (No. 67624)
Justin Amash ran as Republican, votes Democrat Is 100% his Palestinian/Syrian heritage.. I think he is worse than Tlaib. Tlaib is not hiding fact she is a Sharia Law loving America hating liberal. Had a few encounters with Amash- arrogant was first thought..
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Reply 18 - Posted by: DVC 5/20/2019 8:47:20 AM (No. 67639)
Pure oxygen at normal pressures is not harmful in the slitghtest. Only at high pressures is oxygen toxic. When someone starts off with a toss off line like that, it hadn't ought to be an untruth if he wants me to read the rest of it. I stopped there. If he can't get that right, what else is BS?
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Reply 19 - Posted by: padiva 5/20/2019 9:10:01 AM (No. 67657)
Grand Rapids is Amway country. Certainly there must be a deVos or VanAndle family member who can take this seat.
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Reply 20 - Posted by: cor-vet 5/20/2019 9:30:41 AM (No. 67668)
Someone needs to inform McArdle about all those military pilots flying those expensive military aircraft, that are actually breathing oxygen a high altitude.
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Reply 21 - Posted by: Clinger 5/20/2019 9:39:53 AM (No. 67675)
In my dream world when someone accuses the President of the United States of high crimes and misdemeanors it is incumbent on them to state the crimes. Failure to do so has all the intellectual honesty of simply stating orange man bad. So what should Trump be impeached for, having been spied on, having been slandered and impeded by proven lie, having been investigated for a known lie foisted by his political opponent? Or for being boisterous, arrogant, dumping his wife for an upgrade? You ready for that criteria for impeachment?
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Reply 22 - Posted by: MickTurn 5/20/2019 4:49:27 PM (No. 67812)
A'Smash'Face has heavy investments in...You guessed it, CHINA...so why does he hate Trump? Keep guessing it gets very easy when you follow da money!
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