posted on Mar, 28 2019 @ 07:40 PM
a reply to: tabularosa
Obstruction requires some form of intent. What possible intent could he have when the underlying crime being investigated never happened?
Trump knew from the beginning it was utter nonsense, so there is nothing to obstruct.
Further, stating his opinion and defending himself is not obstruction.
Exercising Constitutional authority can never be obstruction or any sort of crime. If there is a conflict between the Constitution and the law, the
law is wrong. The Constitution is the highest law of the land
And Mueller disagrees, as did AG Barr and Deputy AG Rosenstein. But by all means, if Dems think "obstruction" occurred take your case before Congress
and impeach him. It'd be a major gift to us Republicans - and there isn't a chance in hell the Senate would convict given the finding of "No collusion
or crimes" - but that is up to Dems as they control the House. If the Dems do not impeach, they have nobody to blame but themselves - it is within
their capability to do so at any point. But again it will
fail to result in conviction/removal from office
You all need to own up to the fact that you were wrong, and frankly wasted 2 entire years on this bogus narrative. It isn't your fault - you were used
by your party for political aims. You were used by pundits for ratings and celebrity. Hell, look at the list of who profited the most from this
nonsense and things become very clear. But nonetheless, continuing to push a discredited theory is not going to help Dems.
Dems and Republicans have already made up their mind RE: voting (mostly). But independents and fence sitters have not - and we both know they will
determine the outcome of the election. So if I were Dems, I would immediately stop leaving the taste of sour grapes in their mouth and run the most
boring, centrist, moderate candidate you can muster. A pivot to socialism will cost you dearly. And a focus on "collusion" or obstruction will do the
But by all means, I'm a Republican so feel free to ignore what I wrote. But that alone is your only chance at beating an incumbent. Mark my
edit on 3/28/2019 by JBurns because: (no reason given)