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Pelosi impeachment manager is calling for
McConnell’s recusal from Trump Senate trial

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Posted By: NorthernDog, 1/15/2020 9:30:16 PM

WASHINGTON - A Florida congresswoman who on Wednesday became an impeachment manager in President Donald Trump’s upcoming Senate trial wants to remove the lead juror: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. Rep Val Demings’ position, shared publicly by a just a few other Democrats, could undercut House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s efforts to frame impeachment as an exercise of constitutional duty. Republicans have argued for months that Democrats are on a partisan mission to remove Trump from office. Yet in selecting Demings on Wednesday as one of the seven impeachment managers, Pelosi is giving a national spotlight to a Democrat who has

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Latest talking points. By Friday they'll be demanding that all Republicans be recused and only Democrat Senators get to vote.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: bighambone 1/15/2020 9:42:08 PM (No. 289628)
This impeachment drama is all political, so why should the top politician in the Senate recuse himself. That does not make sense. On political grounds it is clear that the Democrats would be pleased as punch if all Republican Senators recuse themselves and leave the President’s fate in the hands of partisan Democrats to undo the 2016 election.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: Venturer 1/15/2020 9:45:26 PM (No. 289631)
I believe it only fair for Bernie and Fauxcahontas and Chuck the Schmuck to recuse themselves..
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Reply 3 - Posted by: RuckusTom 1/15/2020 9:59:21 PM (No. 289639)
A lot of precedents being established in this "impeachment" (non-bipartisan vote, one sided testimony, delaying sending the articles to the senate and now a demand for the lead republican to recuse himself in the senate ...). It's too bad republicans don't establish a few precedents of their own.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: 2assume 1/15/2020 10:16:18 PM (No. 289654)
Saw that coming.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: DVC 1/15/2020 10:25:15 PM (No. 289662)
Screw you and the horse you rode in on, fool. This is NOT going to happen.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: janjan 1/15/2020 10:30:41 PM (No. 289666)
Call for, demand, cry and whine. Pelosi and Schumer are powerless in the Senate. They are trying to drum up some talking points. Why bother? The media will invent them for you.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: Muncsdad 1/15/2020 10:36:59 PM (No. 289673)
This is beyond bizarre. Can Democrats really be this sick and deluded? Who is driving this, other than the devil?
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Reply 8 - Posted by: qr4j 1/15/2020 10:50:46 PM (No. 289679)
San Fran Nan is a NASTY piece of work.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: Nimby 1/15/2020 11:31:20 PM (No. 289692)
What's ValDeming? Ever looked at Schiffty?
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Reply 10 - Posted by: JubilationTCornpone 1/15/2020 11:46:21 PM (No. 289698)
That would be George Soros, #7.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: bubber 1/16/2020 12:06:55 AM (No. 289701)
Surrender Dorthy ...From the wicked witch ..
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Reply 12 - Posted by: cor-vet 1/16/2020 12:20:10 AM (No. 289705)
Schiff needs to recuse himself, along with Nadler.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: JediJerry 1/16/2020 12:43:11 AM (No. 289708)
Knowing Mitch he would probably do it.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: mamabear 1/16/2020 1:20:10 AM (No. 289712)
So McConnell should recuse himself but the 10+ democrat senators who are or were competing to replace the PDJT can stay???
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Reply 15 - Posted by: PChristopher 1/16/2020 1:30:08 AM (No. 289717)
The only thing that Pelosi or any other House member runs in the Senate is their mouths. This is all incredibly sickening to watch.
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Reply 16 - Posted by: JediJerry 1/16/2020 1:32:07 AM (No. 289719)
Ask for anything you can think of. The answer will always be no. This case needs to be killed otherwise the Constitution will be destroyed and any President can be impeached for anything and everything.
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Reply 17 - Posted by: Trigger2 1/16/2020 2:25:06 AM (No. 289732)
Pencil Neck and Jabba the Hut picked the black to give the message. If anyone complains, she can howl "racism" from the rafters.
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Reply 18 - Posted by: Strike3 1/16/2020 2:49:32 AM (No. 289740)
By continuously reciting quotes from the great people in our past, Pelosi is demonstrating just how small and insignificant she is. The Senate should reject all of Nancy's actors and close the doors to anybody coming from the House. That's what I would call "fair."
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Reply 19 - Posted by: DCGIRL 1/16/2020 5:33:50 AM (No. 289762)
It's just a show. Another one running a close second to the Quam tipping expert, Hank Johnson.
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Reply 20 - Posted by: Jethro bo 1/16/2020 6:22:41 AM (No. 289789)
Too funny. A quota calling someone else unfit because they are not 'impartial'. Calls of racism are not far behind.
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Reply 21 - Posted by: udanja99 1/16/2020 8:10:31 AM (No. 289854)
SOP for the left. If you can’t win with the rules, change the rules.
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Reply 22 - Posted by: JimBob 1/16/2020 12:53:25 PM (No. 290224)
I DEMAND that ALL DEMOCRATS RECUSE THEMSELVES! They are OBVIOUSLY BIASED! On another issue, it looks like the 'Rats selected this Val Deming broad to demand McConnell recuse himself, partly to open the door to crying "RRAAACCCCIIIISSSSTTTT!!!!" but also to raise her profile ahead of, as another L-Dotter suggested, of Biden possibly choosing her as his running mate, then Biden conveniently having 'health problems' and resigning right after he is inaugurated, so that a Leftist Black become President. The 'Rats 'Behind the Green Curtain' are planning SOMETHING underhanded, we just don't yet know what it is.
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