Donald Trump now accuses Nancy Pelosi of ‘treason’ (and wants to impeach her)

WASHINGTON – Expanding his scorched-earth defense against possible impeachment, President Donald Trump now accuses House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of “treason” and says she is the one who should be impeached.

“This makes Nervous Nancy every bit as guilty as Liddle’ Adam Schiff for High Crimes and Misdemeanors, and even Treason,” Trump tweeted late Sunday. “I guess that means that they, along with all of those that evilly ‘Colluded’ with them, must all be immediately Impeached!”

Members of Congress cannot be impeached. Impeachment is a tool that Congress uses to investigate judges or executive branch officials they believe may have committed crimes.

Trump also called to have Romney impeached, though, again, members of Congress are not subject to impeachment.

Article URL : https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/politics/2019/10/07/treason-trump-lashes-out-pelosi-and-wants-impeach-her/3896006002/?utm_source=oembed&utm_medium=onsite&utm_campaign=storylines&utm_content=news&utm_term=3890548002

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