Impeachment Chargers are Out

So Congress has revealed the two charges against the 45th President of the United States. These are obstruction of Congress and Abuse of Power. This means they chose to keep it very narrow and focused on the Ukrainian matter. There were a few other charges that could have been leveled, including bribery and under the 18th-century definition in the Constitution perhaps treason.

Incidentally, treason is hard as nails to prove now, or in the 18th century. Why? The Founders were afraid of the abuse, which happened with King George III. The king could file those charges against me…

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Nadin Brzezinski

Nadin Brzezinski

Historian by training. Former day to day reporter. Sometimes a geek who enjoys a good miniatures game.