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Pelosi Is Afraid to Send “Shoddy” Articles of Impeachment to the Senate

In the wake of the historic House impeachment of President Trump, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., “may be too afraid” to send the articles of impeachment to the Senate after the speaker suggested she won’t submit them until she believes a “fair trial will take place.”

McConnell lambasted the impeachment from the Senate floor as “the most rushed, least thorough, and most unfair … in modern history.” He said Pelosi “gave in to a temptation” and that the House impeached Trump “simply because they disagree with a presidential act.”

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The two articles of impeachment approved by the House on Wednesday charge Trump with abuse of power and obstruction of Congress. But, McConnell has said that those articles are “fundamentally unlike any articles that any prior House of Representatives has ever passed” and the idea that Democrats will withhold the articles, suggests “House Democrats may be too afraid to even transmit their shoddy work product to the Senate.”

“Looks like the prosecutors are getting cold feet in front of the entire country and second-guessing whether they even want to go to trial,” McConnell said, trashing the “comical” idea that Democrats will now “sit on their hands.”

Such actions “concede that their own allegations are unproven,” McConnell said, suggesting that “every future president” could now face impeachment, “free to swamp the Senate with trial after trial, no matter how baseless.”

McConnell continued from the floor, “This particular House of Representatives has let its partisan rage at this particular president create a toxic new precedent that will echo well into the future,” accusing Democrats of giving in to “temptation” with their impeachment vote while challenging their handling of the articles in the aftermath.

After an impeachment in the House, the articles are normally sent over to the upper chamber for an impeachment trial. Yet in the latest twist, Pelosi has indicated that she may not send over articles of impeachment yet — until she gets reassurances about the Senate process.

“We’ll make a decision… as we go along,” Pelosi told reporters Wednesday, adding that “we’ll see what the process will be on the Senate side.”

That is what raised McConnell’s ire, and had him lash out saying that Pelosi was now “afraid” to have the “shoddy” case sent to the upper chamber.

Trump also expressed disdain over the idea that Democrats may not immediately submit the articles, tweeting on Thursday, “Now the Do Nothing Party want to Do Nothing with the Articles & not deliver them to the Senate, but it’s Senate’s call!”

“The Senate shall set the time and place of the trial,” he said. “If the Do Nothing Democrats decide, in their great wisdom, not to show up, they would lose by Default!”

However, the articles must be transmitted to the Senate before such a trial could begin.

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  • MIKE TANCO
    27 December 2019 at 4:48 pm
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    SHE IS MENTALLY CHALLENGED AT THIS POINT IN TIME. SHE IS A PRIME EXAMPLE OF WHY WE NEED TERM LIMITS FOR CONGRESS AND THROW IN THE SUPREME COURT ALSO!!!! PROFESSIONAL POLITICIANS ARE KILLING US!!!

  • Buck
    27 December 2019 at 5:18 pm
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    In the American Judicial System, the “fair trial”
    applies to the treatment of the defendant, NOT whether she likes or holds sway on the proceedings or outcome. Pelosi thinks everyone is stupid so she babbles on with whatever comes to her jumbled mind!

  • barbara smith
    27 December 2019 at 5:34 pm
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    I WANT ELEC PRES.TRUMP WILL STAY NEXT 4 MORE YEARS,.

  • joseph Stelly sr.
    27 December 2019 at 5:39 pm
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    I still to this day can’t understand why my black peoples vote Democrat ?I am struggling to understand why.It bothers me that it is not teach in school that Democrats owned slaves,Who do you think we are beholden to?for giving out food stamps,welfare,and more babies you have,more money you get.LBJ said it in 1964,give them N%€*gg~R hand outs,and we will have them voting for us for the next two hundred years.

  • Bruna
    27 December 2019 at 5:42 pm
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    This impeachment proceedings need to be revoked. Total nonsense ! Have all the democrats pay for this witch hunt out of their salaries not the hard working tax payers paying this ridiculous debt the democratic party incured ! On another note enough of the political correctness in this country !

  • dorisfrazier
    27 December 2019 at 6:02 pm
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    She has NOTHING and knows she will not come up with anything either. Stalling and hurting this country big time. So much division and hate from these people it is pathetic

  • Lisa
    27 December 2019 at 6:19 pm
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    They should have 2 weeks to send it forward. If not case dismissed and a waste of our taxpayers money once again. The house democrats think they have all the power. They think they control the senate and have executive power. Why are they asking for fair trial? Because they know damn well they didn’t give one. Is everyone supposed to bow down and kiss the asses! I say impeach them and make them spend their Lilith reimburse us Americans. Kick Pelosi and Schiff and Nader out. Who wants to bet one of the plans to run for presidency themselves. They wasted 3 years that they could have been dealing with the shit of their own state of Ca. She is certifiably crazy. Let’s go after the democrats that interfered with Trumps campaign. O but that’s allowed right? If people can’t see how the democrats want to control everything including us Americans then they really are blind. Do something while you can. VOTE THEM ALL OUT INCLUDING ALL THE RADICALS!

  • gary h byrd
    27 December 2019 at 6:37 pm
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    THE SCARE COMMUNIST DEMOCRATS NO IT ALL A MADE UP LIE

  • Ga
    27 December 2019 at 6:51 pm
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    The Senate should decide on a date for them to turn out the articles and if they don’t, then the whole sham should be nullify!!!

  • Estell
    27 December 2019 at 7:01 pm
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    Can pelosi be charged with obstruction of the Senate? She should be since she refuses to send the articles of impeachment to the Senate.

    • Keith
      28 December 2019 at 1:55 am
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      She should not only be charged with obstruction but also a Quid Pro Quo for holding the Articles of Impeachment hostage until she gets what she wants.

  • madmemere
    27 December 2019 at 7:06 pm
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    Of course nutty nan is “afraid” to send the contrived articles of impeachment to the Senate – -because she know it means “instant acquittal” for President Trump, the charges will be nullified and thrown out, almost instantly AND she and her commie cohorts will be made to look like the FOOLS they are! I can hardly wait to see her go crashing down in flames ! Aboard a plane would be even better.

  • Freedom of speech
    27 December 2019 at 7:07 pm
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    Nancy PELOSI is SCARED BECAUSE IT WILL
    ALSO APPEAR HOW HER SON PAUL PELOSI
    GOT A JOB WITH UKRAINE BECAUSE OF HER.

  • JOHN H
    27 December 2019 at 7:46 pm
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    Pelosi is drunk as usual, and to stupid to know when to shut her lying mouth !! She along with shiftless Schiff are the ones that need to be impeached !!

  • cg
    27 December 2019 at 8:32 pm
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    Pelosi, must be really out of touch with reality. She is acting like an old nasty,evil old women that you see in many of the Nursing Homes. Pelosi is almost 80 years old,she has proven to the American People, she is absolutely no longer capable of being the Speaker of House and must BE IMPEACHED OR SHE MUST RESIGN, since she is making a complete fool out of herself, and is a disgrace to America, the American People and the ENTIRE WORLD.

  • Michele
    27 December 2019 at 8:50 pm
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    Trump needs to be removed from office. In his time in office he’s done 0 for this country. He’s a disgrace! So are the rest of his puppets.

  • Francesca
    27 December 2019 at 9:32 pm
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    Than she needs to officially dismiss Schiff’s shoddy #Impeachment nonsense! 🇺🇸

  • Sue ShardY
    27 December 2019 at 9:58 pm
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    LOL 😂 🤣🤣
    So do they(the House) have any idea how totally rediculous and foolish they look to the entire country?!
    Poor Pilosi is hard pressed to put two intelligent sentences together, and she’s called “Speaker”?!
    No wonder her district is the mess it has become.
    It used to be beautiful and pristine…then Democrats
    like her came along. Now the whole country is a mess! Thanks Dems! Good job of destruction and demolition of everything you touch!

  • Keith
    28 December 2019 at 1:52 am
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    Seems like Nancy Pelosi has Committed a Quid Pro Quo and Obstruction of The Senate. Isn’t that what they were accusing President Trump of doing?

  • Derek Blurb
    28 December 2019 at 2:39 am
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    I’m sure everyone has heard the expression “sweet young thing” to describe a… girl. Now what are the opposite words for sweet young thing? You get an accurate description of power mad Nancy Pelosi. She got to be Speaker and became too big for her britches. Now, Nancy, don’t foul them. Quisling was bad enough for history books. You don’t need to be there too. Go clean up your district

  • Bo
    28 December 2019 at 12:10 pm
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    Pelosi is 10 times smarter than trump she knows exactly what she is doing. Everyone knows if she can get the 4 trump wittiness to testify lawless and corrupt trump is doomed

  • Djea3
    28 December 2019 at 1:25 pm
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    First, Senate should send a FOIA demand for copies of articles of impeachment. Having a true copy of articles Senate can LEGALLY hold a trial. They will have been delivered according to law. This ends the political play. I can get them for the senate within 2 weeks. Done deal. If House does not fund the trial then Senate can demand funding within 36 hours and notify House that failure to provide funding will require a non-prosecution filing with an instant judgement of rescinding the complaint with prejudice. Another done deal and permanently ends the issues at hand.

    As to the threat of continued investigation, the issue is that there is zero evidence of wrongdoing. No grand jury may be convened to investigate or evaluate at any time where there is no evidence of a crime. The House is the Grand Jury and instead of moving on facts of illegal acts it is attempting to “discover” some illegal activity to file articles over. This is a violation of law. There must be clear and convincing evidence of some crime BEFORE a grand jury can actually convene.

    I suggest that the executive branch file a complaint with SCOTUS to determine if the HOUSE has standing to convene investigations where there is no evidence of wrongdoing. Also to ask SCOTUS what penalties and or responses by the government to end such practiced exis, up to and including charges of Treason.

  • JohnD Dendy
    28 December 2019 at 1:26 pm
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    The Dems are low life reash

  • Andre Stephenson
    29 December 2019 at 3:50 am
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    Trump and McConnell are showing their lack of knowledge about impeachment. Pelosi is 10 times smarter than McConnell and those two punks have no idea what she is thinking. Scared of “shoddy work” is the dumbest idea yet. The Dems NEVER lose by default!

  • Ron C
    29 December 2019 at 5:05 pm
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    Nancy has done nothing that wasn’t shoddy…why would she change now…? And she is to corrupted to be scared!

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    29 December 2019 at 7:36 pm
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