We are on the second day of the defense for the president. His legal team is in the midst of arguing that this case is akin to a coup. It would be a denial of the results of the election. They are also committed to the idea that impeachment requires an actual crime. This is not the case, but it is easier to distract than to defend the president.

The president’s men also argue that President Donald Trump was concerned about corruption in Ukraine. It is known that there are issues with this in Ukraine. Why a prosecutor was removed, under pressure from not just the United States. His lawyers argue…