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Democrats Never Found Their Hero

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Posted By: MissMolly, 1/31/2020 4:47:47 AM

As the final sliver of daylight faded over the Capitol dome last night, it was clear that Democrats’ long, frustrated quest for a deus to save them from Donald Trump would produce no machina after all. Instead, there was only Representative Adam Schiff, the party’s tireless point man in the impeachment trial, who stood in the well of the Senate making an 11th-hour argument that Trump’s political-dirt-for-military-aid squeeze on Ukraine was too egregious to ignore. “If you accept the argument that the president of the United States can tell you to pound sand when you try to investigate his wrongdoing, there will be no force

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Reply 1 - Posted by: WhamDBambam 1/31/2020 6:37:32 AM (No. 302802)
Poor Todd, I'm sure the first draft of this article was tear-stained.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: BeatleJeff 1/31/2020 7:54:27 AM (No. 302853)
We don't need another hero.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Clinger 1/31/2020 8:30:26 AM (No. 302892)
Well at least they still have Karl Marx.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: Ebenezer 1/31/2020 9:28:40 AM (No. 302955)
He used one of Nancy's pens to write this article.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: LadyChurchillUSA 1/31/2020 10:02:43 AM (No. 303002)
So you want to investigate the President for wrongdoing but you don't want the administration to be allowed to investigate the former VP for wrongdoing? Say what? You have ample evidence in the form of paychecks for Hunter Biden and yet you refuse to even consider corruption in that case? But you want to tell Trump he may not look at the corruption that Biden himself boasted about? And you and your minions including the chief justice will not allow the name of a whistleblower to be even whispered anywhere and people are afraid to call out Voldemort? Where are we? In a Harry Potter novel? I have never heard of a case where the accused cannot confront his accuser? I thought that was the right of every man or woman accused in this country. Why is our President not allowed his Constitutional 6th amendment right? Why is the Congress going along with this? Why don't we ask the Supreme Court to tell us why a man can suddenly get charged and put on trial by a faceless accuser? Why when we all know who this activist is can we not say his name? What kind of game are we playing here? And more to the point why is the Chief Justice allowing this unconstitutional act to go on? The other question to be asked was why were to rules changed to allow a person presenting hearsay evidence to be tagged a whistleblower? That is a question that will always haunt this whole fiasco.
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