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Eight House Democrats holding
out against impeachment inquiry
after Rep. Ben McAdams flips

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Posted By: M2, 10/6/2019 6:43:34 AM

And then, there were eight. Rep. Ben McAdams of Utah, a first-term Democrat representing a Salt Lake City-area district won by President Trump in 2016, said he favors an impeachment inquiry of the White House incumbent over the Ukraine whistleblower episode. “The president’s refusal to further cooperate with congressional oversight, without an impeachment inquiry, is regrettable ,” McAdams said Friday at a town hall, per Utah media outlets. “We find ourselves today at the point that an [impeachment] inquiry is necessary to get all of the facts on the table.”

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Turninggrey 10/6/2019 7:03:27 AM (No. 199001)
Yeah, right. Put it to a vote.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: udanja99 10/6/2019 7:06:39 AM (No. 199003)
Someone got to him. I wonder what that person had on him.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: anniebc 10/6/2019 7:10:22 AM (No. 199005)
Make him a one and done; get him outta there.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: jinx 10/6/2019 7:16:07 AM (No. 199009)
Blah, blah, blah. It's called follow the leader. Wish at least one Democrat could think on their own. No chance.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: Philipsonh 10/6/2019 8:15:41 AM (No. 199045)
Since there is NO evidence supporting a Presidential crime, every Democrat who votes for impeachment should be sent home the next time they run, because they have all gone back on their oath of office. WHoops. There has been no vote yet. The Dems are just sending out what amounts to toilet paper to the WH.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: chance_232 10/6/2019 9:02:35 AM (No. 199082)
I guarantee that there are closed door meetings taking place that go something like this.... Mr/Mrs/Xi congressperson, you are up for re--election in 13 months. How do you plan to win re-election without financial, planning and union support from the democrat party? Change your impeachment stance and the party will help you win re-election.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: MDConservative 10/6/2019 9:12:02 AM (No. 199090)
Like Pelosi's earlier denials, this is another bit of "moderate" theater. It is an attempt to show how "moderate" members are now being convinced something must be done...stand by, there will be more.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: SavageRider 10/6/2019 9:34:27 AM (No. 199111)
He said he was for an impeachment “inquiry,” which is what they are already doing. The only relevant impeachment action is an “investigation.” No matter how many want an inquiry, it is only an investigation that matters. Reporting about inquiries is just spin.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: NorthernDog 10/6/2019 9:55:02 AM (No. 199131)
Mia Love bumbled away this Congressional seat by turning off Trump Republicans. They should be able to oust McAdams if a decent candidate is on the ballot.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: red1066 10/6/2019 10:09:54 AM (No. 199150)
Failed to further cooperate? Cooperate on what? Read the transcript of the call. There is nothing about the call that requires an inquiry.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: ROLFNader 10/6/2019 10:17:11 AM (No. 199155)
Buh Bye,Ben
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Reply 12 - Posted by: lisa belanger 10/6/2019 10:52:21 AM (No. 199182)
and your ass will be kicked out in 20
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Reply 13 - Posted by: lisa belanger 10/6/2019 10:54:24 AM (No. 199186)
mia is a cnn voice now and she misses her job....she is done.....cnn will be done after trump leaves office all will lose their jobs
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Reply 14 - Posted by: tisHimself 10/6/2019 10:59:55 AM (No. 199189)
Start raising money to support McAdams for Senate 2022.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: bighambone 10/6/2019 11:47:09 AM (No. 199222)
McAdams is just following the lead of his Senator the globalist investor and holier than thou RINO Matt Romney, who wants to gain the Republican presidential nomination by taking cheap shots at, and knocking out President Trump in the Republican primaries next year. A political conspiracy that would be political suicide for any Republican politicians who would go along.
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Reply 16 - Posted by: john56 10/6/2019 12:25:32 PM (No. 199269)
Yeah. One of those "moderate Democrats." Definition of a "moderate Democrat": Somebody who plays like he or she or it is right of center to the foolish rubes back home, but once they cross the DC Beltway are following the orders of Nancy Pelosi and Chuckie Schumer to the letter.
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Reply 17 - Posted by: Cavallodifiero 10/6/2019 1:18:27 PM (No. 199329)
“We find ourselves today at the point that an [impeachment] inquiry is necessary to get all of the facts on the table.” So why don't you stop talking about it and DO IT? since he is a first-term Rep someone outside the Democrats have nothing they are just stalling and asking for documents that they would sit on until November and then start screaming about block buster evidence shocking news a definite preponderance of evidence, that they will reveal soon, it would leave them with the ability to make up all kinds of lies to be read out loud by Shiff for brains but that are too late to expose as lies. Its do the business or get off the pot, simple and straight up, do it or fold the tent and end the Circus!
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Reply 18 - Posted by: DVC 10/6/2019 1:34:23 PM (No. 199341)
Never forget that the Washington Examiner is a NeverTrumper paper. Stories run the gamut from neutral to extremely anti-Trump. Almost never will a pro-Trump story be seen.
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Reply 19 - Posted by: Omen55 10/6/2019 2:17:54 PM (No. 199388)
The election is becoming a target rich environment for GOP. Hopefully none of dem see it.
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Reply 20 - Posted by: rochow 10/6/2019 5:24:12 PM (No. 199513)
I would venture to say that the prostitute Mitt Romney got to him!
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