Gergen: "I Think We're In Impeachment Territory"

President Andrew Johnson was impeached and almost removed from office after his policies for reconstruction of the South angered radical Republicans in Congress who felt his approach was too lenient on the former Confederate states.

Jay Gonzalez said Wednesday that no president is above the law and Trump has crossed a line and must be held accountable.

King, who sits on the Senate Intelligence Committee with Maine Republican Sen.

The White House says an investigation will prove there was no collusion.

"I think it's up to them now to come forward with whatever it is they have that the conversation didn't take place". I've disagreed politically with many presidents.

"I've said all along that he will lead us to impeachment, and he's doing just that", Waters said on MSNBC.

The move initiated rumblings from Democrats for Trump's impeachment, but Green's speech Wednesday was the first official call to open proceedings.

Richard Nixon would have had articles of impeachment brought against him had he not resigned from office due to his role in the Watergate scandal.

The disclosure is the latest seemingly damning report regarding Trump's relations with an ongoing probe into his presidential campaign's ties to Russian Federation. "But I think we're in impeachment territory now for the first time". According to Article I Section 2 of the Constitution, the House of Representatives "shall have the sole power of impeachment".

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Reuters reports that some, such as the online political stock market PredictIt, have seen record volumes this week on contracts focussed on whether Trump will be impeached.

"I'm very careful to use the word "charges" or 'allegations, ' because at this point, nothing is yet proven and investigations are still ongoing". He added that this is "position of conscious for me".

"It is not squishy New York Times conservatives who regard the president as a child, an intellectual void, a hopeless case, a threat to national security", Douthat wrote.

"It can not be perceived as an effort to nullify the election by other means", said Adam Schiff, the top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee.

The 25th Amendment, ratified in 1967 in the wake of the assassination of John F Kennedy, sets out both a plan of succession for the presidency and a complicated and daunting means of removing a president deemed incapacitated.

"While the president has repeatedly expressed his view that General Flynn is a decent man who served and protected our country, the president has never asked Mr. Comey or anyone else to end any investigation, including any investigation involving General Flynn", the White House said in a statement.

In fact, Congressman El Green from Texas today became the first USA lawmaker to demand impeachment of Trump from the House floor.

"Thereupon Congress shall decide the issue, assembling within forty-eight hours for that objective if not in session".

Impeachment, of the President, by the House of Representatives is not a finding of guilt.

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