According to a new report from CNN, Republicans are confronting Senate Leader Mitch McConnell behind the scenes and urging him to impeach Donald Trump.
“Mitch said to me he wants Trump gone,” said one Republican congress member to CNN. “It is in his political interest to have him gone. It is in the GOP interest to have him gone. The question is, do we get there?”
On Friday, Senate Leader Chuck Schumer announced that Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi would be going forward with impeaching Trump.
“I have spoken to Speaker Pelosi who informed me that the articles will be delivered to the Senate on Monday,” Schumer said.
On Tuesday, Schumer revealed his plan to make sure President Donald Trump never runs for president again despite receiving 75 million votes in the 2020 election.
During a speech on Tuesday, Schumer made it completely clear that he would be pushing to charge President Trump of “high crimes and misdemeanors” so he would be barred from ever “running again.”
Senate Minority Leader Schumer on impeachment:— NBC News (@NBCNews) January 19, 2021
"Healing and unity will only come if there is truth and accountability … If the president is convicted, there will be a vote on barring him from running again." pic.twitter.com/sgE5KT2gd5
“Healing and unity will only come if there is truth and accountability …” Schumer said. “So let me be clear, there will be an impeachment trial in the United States Senate… (Read more)