Maher: ‘Impeachment Turned out to Be a Horrible Thing’

On Friday’s broadcast of HBO’s “Real Time,” host Bill Maher argued that the impeachment of President Trump was “a horrible thing” that he wouldn’t do again if he had a do-over. Because, in retrospect, it only ended up emboldening Trump, and now the president “can conduct this war on accountability,” such as his firing of […]

Adam Schiff: 50,000 Americans Dead Because Trump Wasn’t Removed

House Intelligence Committee Chairman Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) claimed Friday evening that 50,000 Americans died because the Senate failed to remove President Donald Trump from office during the impeachment trial in February. Schiff’s argument runs counter to those who have argued that the impeachment trial was a pointless distraction that prevented Congress from acting to […]

Trump Fires Michael Atkinson, Intel IG Who Revealed Ukraine Whistleblower Complaint

President Donald Trump sent notice to Congress on Friday that he is removing from office Inspector General Michael Atkinson, the official responsible for the whistleblower complaint that alleged Trump’s communications with Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelensky involved impeachable offenses. “This is to advise that I am exercising my power as President to remove from office the […]