The Christian Case Against Trump
donald trump / Impeachment / Racism / Trump Administration

The Christian Case Against Trump

During this holy season, I would like to highlight two recent editorials by Christianity Today and the Christian Post calling for Trump’s removal from office, along with a short video by Sojourner editor Jim Wallis. On December 19th Christianity Today came in support of Trump’s impeachment and removal. But the facts in this instance are unambiguous: … Continue reading

Judiciary Committee Releases Report on Constitutional Basis for Impeachment While Major Newspapers Begin Endorsing Impeachment
Ethics / Impeachment / Trump Administration

Judiciary Committee Releases Report on Constitutional Basis for Impeachment While Major Newspapers Begin Endorsing Impeachment

Today, the House Judiciary Committee released a report (below) on the “Constitutional Grounds for Presidential Impeachment” which updates reports issued by the Committee in connection with the Nixon and Clinton impeachment investigations.  It concludes with an instructive passage: As Madison recognized, “In framing a government which is to be administered by men over men, the … Continue reading

Memo to Independent Counsel Starr: President Can Be Indicted
donald trump / Impeachment / Trump Administration

Memo to Independent Counsel Starr: President Can Be Indicted

A memorandum prepared for Whitewater Independent Counsel Ken Starr by then-University of Illinois Law Professor Ronald D. Rotunda asserting that a sitting President may be impeached has surfaced.  Rotunda, now the Doy and Dee Henley Chair and Distinguished Professor of Jurisprudence at Chapman University, had also served as assistant majority counsel for the Watergate Committee Rotunda’s … Continue reading

Dems File Impeachment Resolution on Trump
donald trump / Impeachment / Trump Administration

Dems File Impeachment Resolution on Trump

California Congressman Brad Sherman has filed an impeachment resolution against President Donald Trump.  H. Res 438 asserts one article of impeachment only – for obstruction of justice.  The resolution is co-sponsored by Al Green (D-TX). Sherman explained: As the investigations move forward, additional evidence supporting additional Articles of Impeachment may emerge.  However, as to Obstruction … Continue reading

40th Anniversary of Watergate Impeachment Vote, How Times Have Changed
Impeachment / Republican Party

40th Anniversary of Watergate Impeachment Vote, How Times Have Changed

40th Anniversary of Vote on Articles of Impeachment Today is the 40th anniversary of the vote on the First Articles of Impeachment against President Nixon which charged that In his conduct of the office of President of the United States, Richard M. Nixon, in violation of his constitutional oath faithfully to execute the office of President … Continue reading