House Republicans Mocked For Marching To Senate With Mayorkas Impeachment Articles

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GOPers Who Wanted To Skip Trump Impeachment Trial Demand One For Biden’s DHS Chief

WASHINGTON ― Republicans are demanding a full Senate trial for Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas, who was impeached by the GOP-controlled House earlier this year over charges that even some on the right have decried as thin and a waste of time. But many of the Republicans who are insisting on a trial for Mayorkas … Read more

Jared Moskowitz, James Comer Battle Over Impeaching Biden

Every member of Congress knows that their five minutes of speaking time at committee hearings are an opportunity to make a memorable C-SPAN clip, but few have exploited the medium like Rep. Jared Moskowitz (D-Fla.). At House Oversight Committee meetings, the freshman congressman has ignored the custom of posing questions to witnesses and gone straight … Read more

James Comer Lashes Out Over Stalled Impeachment Inquiry

WASHINGTON — Rep. James Comer (R-Ky.) this week came up with a new excuse for why reporters keep writing he’s found “no evidence” incriminating President Joe Biden. U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland, Comer told a Fox News radio host, is “working with the Deep State who’s working with the liberal mainstream media to try to … Read more

James Comer Formally Invites Joe Biden To Testify In Impeachment Inquiry

WASHINGTON ― Rep. James Comer (R-Ky.), who chairs the House oversight committee, has formally asked President Joe Biden to testify in the impeachment inquiry against him led by Republican lawmakers. In a letter to Biden on Thursday, Comer said “it is in the best interest of the American people” for the president to answer questions … Read more

‘Humiliating’: Conservative Pundit Says Republicans Just Had ‘A Very Bad Day’

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White House Tells House Speaker Mike Johnson ‘Impeachment Is Over’

WASHINGTON — The White House declared Friday that the impeachment inquiry against President Joe Biden is finished. White House counsel Edward Siskel delivered the news in a letter to House Speaker Mike Johnson (R-La.). “I write to you today because it is clear the House Republican impeachment is over,” Siskel wrote. The impeachment inquiry never … Read more

DOJ Warned Republicans About Publicizing Unverified Report From FBI Informant

WASHINGTON — The Justice Department told Republicans last year that it would be a mistake to publicize raw paperwork reflecting an informant’s tip to the FBI. Republicans had found out a confidential human source told his FBI handler in 2020 about a Ukrainian oligarch saying he bribed Joe Biden. They demanded the Justice Department hand … Read more

Republicans Delete Reference To FBI Informant From Impeachment Interview Request Letter

WASHINGTON — Republicans deleted a reference to a discredited FBI informant in a letter they sent on Tuesday to a potential witness in their impeachment inquiry against President Joe Biden. Republican interview request letters typically spell out the basis for their investigation, including with a paragraph describing a credible confidential human source’s conversations with a … Read more

DOJ Charges FBI Informant With Lying In Biden Bribery Inquiry

WASHINGTON ― A central piece of evidence in the impeachment inquiry against President Joe Biden may have just evaporated. The Justice Department on Thursday announced that an FBI informant was lying when he said a Ukrainian oligarch told him he’d bribed Biden. Special counsel David Weiss, the U.S. attorney prosecuting the president’s son Hunter Biden … Read more