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Dems Admit Impeachment Could Be A Big Mistake for the Party

While the House Democrats’ Impeachment Inquiry into President Donald Trump is advancing to a new phase with some of the “closed-door” testimony from witnesses being made public, some Democrats are willing to admit that the whole thing could be damaging to their party.

Democratic Rep. Jim Clyburn, of South Carolina, says that he believes that the House Democrats’ impeachment investigation into President Trump could hurt his party at the ballot box in 2020. Clyburn, 79, was elected to Congress in 1993 and is serving his party in the House as majority whip. Clyburn appeared on CNN over the weekend and asserted that while impeachment could backfire on the Democrats, the party’s political concerns should not drive the process.


“Sure, it could, and that would make this whole process much more political than I would like this to be,” Clyburn told State of the Union guest host, Dana Bash after she asked if impeachment proceedings could harm Democrats in 2020.

“I believe that this whole process to me is about preserving this republic, protecting the democracy that we hold dear, and I do not believe that we are to allow our political feelings to get in the middle of this,” Clyburn continued.

Americans slightly favor impeaching President Trump and removing him from office. An average of nationwide polls on the question show about 48% of Americans support removing Trump from office while 45% oppose ousting him.

Much more telling, and what should be concerning to the Democrats as they assess their chances of beating Trump in 2020, is polling on impeachment in states important to Trump’s reelection chances that seem to favor the president.

Voters in the battleground states of Pennsylvania, Michigan, Florida, North Carolina, Wisconsin, and Arizona oppose impeaching and removing Trump from office by a 10-point margin, 53% to 43%.

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30 Comments on this post.
  • Roy
    6 November 2019 at 4:54 pm
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    Democrats are unwilling to accept the results of the 2016 election,so yes their political feelings are what has driven the entire investigation and resulting impeachment preceding against Donald Trump to start with .

  • Wallace Hoffman
    6 November 2019 at 5:09 pm
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    Wake Up all you Democrats, the people will make the decision that President Trump will lead the USA for another 4 Years.
    Get off your High Horse and support the end of the Impeachment nonsense

  • Saint erotica
    6 November 2019 at 5:10 pm
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    Far better than vainly trying to impeach Trump would be for James Comey to run against him in 2020.

  • Dottie Lewis
    6 November 2019 at 5:17 pm
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    President Trump has served us well as citizens of the greatest country in the world. He puts us first and then we do what we can for others. Trump is the first President in my life time to focus on us rather than trying to be popular with other countries. Can you imagine what could have been done for our own homeless and hungry people with the money Obama gave to Iran!!! Think about it and you will see what we are saying.

  • Sheila Waider
    6 November 2019 at 5:20 pm
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    Democrats have no one in the running that is even close to POTUS! So they would rather spend time trying to impeach instead of trying to win the 2020 elections! Give it up Pelosi! Give AMERICA A GREAT XMAS PRESENT>>>RESIGN! Leave the 2020 polls to the American people and let it be what we the people want not you the congress wants. Quit wasting time and find a good runner up if at all possible! GO TRUMP… WE THE PEOPLE WILL VOTE FOR YOU AGAIN! IT is what it IS!

  • Jim OConnor
    6 November 2019 at 5:30 pm
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    Is this the same poll showing Hillary beating Trump by a huge percentage in 2016. Every result of every poll I’ve taken online concerning impeachment results a positive outcome for President Trump. The numbers are never below the high seventy percent and most are in the high eighties.

  • Sonny Silock
    6 November 2019 at 5:39 pm
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    Totally false news….rediculas!
    Hey Dems!!!
    Let’s do the people’s business and stop looking for a crime.
    From the beginning of Trump’s presidency they have been looking to impeach him….without any crime….just plain stupid..we have children congress…and what about McConnell, the do-nothing Senate Majarity leader…start prosecuting some of these people who ‘have committed crimes!!!!!Everyone knows who they are.

  • James Howard
    6 November 2019 at 6:32 pm
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    TRUMP 2020. KAG.

    Leftist ‘news’ is a twisted mess of narcissistic projection, slander and phoney outrage. Leftist insanity is aimed at rights for themselves & no one else. Leftist elites will have their walled residences & armed guards. We won’t. You can’t handle the truth about the starvation by forced vegetarianism pushed by the Demonrats. All the documentation, common sense & evidence ignored by Demonrats here: searchable website. Government, particularly congress, only makes things worse. Now the mainstream-hatestream-corporate media aid & abet the enemy. Liberalism leads to fascism leads to communism. Begins with women voting, then goes to universal voting (including all criminals & terrorists). Read ANN COULTER, HOW TO TALK TO A LIBERAL (IF YOU MUST). We have been legally at war since 911. No congressional approval is required or needed to declare martial law & war when we are attacked on our own soil. Mass migration-invasion is another act of war on our own soil. Every Islamic terrorist attack is one more act of war. IRAN & Turkey are THE KEY PERPETRATORS. Biblical 2nd Ammendment, If you don’t own a sword, sell your cloak & buy one. Luke22;38. Ecclesiastes10:1-3, “As dead flies give perfume a bad smell, so a little folly outweighs wisdom &honor. The heart of the wise inclines to the right, but the heart of the fool to the left. Even as he walks along the road, the fool lacks sense & shows everyone how stupid he is.” Leftists are traitors & losers from start to finish even when they act nice or appear to win, they lose. All the background on the Anti-Trump traitors, THE RED THREAD by DIANE WEST.
    “Socialism produces bad art, bad music, social stagnation & really unhappy people.” Frank Zappa …and satanists LGBTQPS&M. Leftists seem to have full spectrum narcissistic psychosis & inflict PTSD on opponents by using verbal abuse & lies of every kind as well as other terroristic underhanded tactics of the dedicated psychotic-natcissist. See for yourself on YouTube: NarcAWAY. Narc ology unscripted. Surviving Narcissism. Michele Lee Nieves. For real news go to OANN (One America News Network). Also: THE EPOCH TIMES, Truth & Tradition. Dedicated legitimate legal Christian Chinese immigrant patriots who escaped commie China & know they are finished unless they continue to fight the commie HORROR regardless of consequences. To remove the blinders & psycho propaganda MASK Read: TIPING POINTS: How to Topple the Left’s House of Cards. LIZ WHEELER (OAN Commentator). MAKING LOVE GREAT AGAIN: The New Road to Reviving Romance & Winning at Relationships. DEANNA LORRAINE. TAKE NO PRISONERS: Battle Plan for Defeating the Left, DAVID HOROWITZ. BIG AGENDA President Trump’s Plan to Save America. DAVID HOROWITZ. JIHADIST PSYCHOPATH: How Hw Is Charming, Seducing & Devouring Us. JAMIE GLAZOV. THE HISTORY OF JIHAD, From Mohammed to ISIS. ROBERT SPENCER. Web sites & channels for truth: Stefan Molyneux, . YouTube: Bill Whittle. Acts17apologetics. Apostate Prophet. Julie Mora. American Intelligence Media. Finally, “There will never be peace on earth until the Koran is eliminated from the earth.” Winston Churchill, 1942″ (the Nazis allied with Islam, as the commie-left does today).

    • marianne
      18 November 2019 at 7:00 am
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      Nice comment. Do you mind if I use it on another site? If this had been used on Facebook, FB would have deleted it. I have been banned for 15 days and 30 days for writing comments that mentioned muslims. AOL comments is the same way and Twitter. Does this site allow the whistle blowers name to be mentioned?

  • Russ McKee
    6 November 2019 at 6:55 pm
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    Rather than the Democrats still unbelievably chasing the impeachment song, why don’t they tell us what they have done for the American People the last 3 years. Though maybe, trying to advance their own agenda of looking to be elected again counts for something. Our Country has been in a standstill for the past 36 months if we weigh their accomplishments.

  • David J
    6 November 2019 at 6:59 pm
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    Nadler and Schiff have hurt the Democratic Party beyond belief. Registered Democrats I know say impeachment is partisan and wrong! If they continue they lose support and votes for 2020 and it isn’t going to get any better.

  • JackPowersIII
    6 November 2019 at 7:00 pm
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    The Polls can be and are being manipulated. TRUMP’s rally attendance proves that the Democrats are in deep trouble come 2020. TRUMP is this generation’s George Washington and we haven’t seen the biggest shock yet! There will be televised trials and many politicians will swing. Hang On, the best is yet to come!

  • John S
    6 November 2019 at 7:41 pm
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    America it would be a big mistake to elect a Democrat as the President of the United States because corruption will continue it will get much worse and it will affect the American people, with socialism, freebies, hard-working Americans. If you have been paying attention to what the Democrats are doing they are wasting our tax dollars on trying to impeach or get rid of a great president Donald Trump who is doing America great, if a Democrat is elected as president of United States our tax dollars will be totally gone and we will be double and triple taxed to fulfill the corrupted agenda America don’t let this happen we are on the path to once again being great

  • Jacki Orzechowski
    6 November 2019 at 7:44 pm
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    Trump is evil and will be known as the worst president in the history of the USA

    • Michael Lovetere
      10 November 2019 at 5:31 am
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      Spoken just like a dumb polock

    • Marinevet
      12 November 2019 at 11:20 pm
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      No such thing as President Trump being evil. You should look at your own party first. He has already earned the best president since Regan label. He will, much to the democrat socialists chagrin, be elected for an additional 4 years.

    • Fran
      13 November 2019 at 9:16 pm
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      Jacki What a waste of air you are!!

  • Gloria
    6 November 2019 at 8:05 pm
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  • Barry
    6 November 2019 at 8:15 pm
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    Certain states changed some election laws to favor the party that controls that state, in many cases making voting changes that have only two democrats running for a Congress or Senate seat.

    Others are using state drivers licenses to verify voters instead of existing state voter registration cards, allowing illegals with green cards to vote, and turning away legal voters who have homes in different states, they have to vote in state of permanent residence.

    Other states changed their laws regarding how the handle races that are razor thin edges, one or more use computers artificial Intelligence to pick winner and loser, in 2018 second place by only couple hundreds of votes came in third, Artificial Intelligence on computers is only as good as those who programmed that computer, individual states are changing some laws that will affect a nation wide vote

  • Hazel Lemaire
    6 November 2019 at 8:59 pm
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    It is wrong for the Democrats to make up stuff to remove a President that the people voted into office. Mr. Trump was voted in because the people did not like the way the Democrats were running our country. The Democrats did not like the changes Our President was making. He kept all the promises he made to the people.

  • Jonathon Swift
    6 November 2019 at 10:14 pm
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    A president should not be impeached when HE DID NOTHING ILLEGAL! Every lawyer who is honest, even Dershbag, said Trump did nothing wrong! Ill say this: when we have a Demonrat as president, the Republicans should do the same thing to him/her – Say impeachment like crazy for everything that the Republicans don’t like – do a political hit job, make up garbage, and act like the Demonrat deplorables are acting!

  • Wayne A. Waldack
    6 November 2019 at 10:28 pm
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    IMPEACHMENT must be based on Factual Information, NOT on Polls.

  • Barbara
    6 November 2019 at 11:29 pm
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  • Thomas
    7 November 2019 at 2:08 am
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    Do an HONEST POLL and you will find that there is a huge majority against the Damned Democrats impeachment of President Donald Trump !

    • David
      12 November 2019 at 9:47 pm
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      You are so right. Polls in this day and age of fake news mean even less than they did in the past.

  • Cynthis
    7 November 2019 at 10:01 am
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    I think the whole process is idiocy at its best . All i people in there 30 40 years blaming one thing on POTHUS when they have had all that time to fix problems need to look in their own back yards b4 any impeachment of any POTHUS sad day for all.if you worse than spoiled children

  • David
    12 November 2019 at 9:45 pm
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    Ask any Democrat … If they were in court fighting to prove their innocence on any legal matter and the only witness you can bring forward has to be approved by the very person trying to throw you in jail…how the hell is this fair and even possible in this day and age? Just goes to show how messed up Washington still is and why Trump needs to clean the swamp.

  • Ronald Smith
    13 November 2019 at 1:51 am
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    the Do Nothing democrats are making complete Fool’s of themselves , Trump has way to many supporters and he will win in 20/20 it’s clear to see. TRUMP 20/20 KAG !

  • Kendall
    15 November 2019 at 3:06 am
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    First thing CNN is Fake News and the real Pools show 79% of the people DO NOT WANT TRUMP IMPEACHED and 17% want impeachment and 3% are not sure. i never watch or believe anything CNN says tells or writes.

  • marianne
    18 November 2019 at 6:47 am
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    Does this comment site censor people?

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