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Trump Likens Impeachment Inquiry To 'A Lynching' In Twitter Outburst

President Donald Trump on Tuesday compared the ongoing impeachment inquiry to “a lynching,” while suggesting that Democrats are carrying out the investigation “without due process or fairness or any legal rights.” “All Republicans must remember what they are witnessing here – a lynching. But we will WIN!” he tweeted. House Majority Whip James Clyburn (D-S.C.), one of the most…

By HearthstoneYarns October 24, 2019 0

Trump’s 'lynching' tweet draws outrage — and some Republican support

Dylan StablefordSenior WriterOctober 22, 2019 Leading Republicans rushed to defend President Trump’s controversial tweet Tuesday in which he portrayed himself as the victim of a “lynching” by House Democrats pursuing his impeachment. The comparison was denounced as offensive by Democrats, including Sens. Cory Booker, D-N.J., and Kamala Harris, D-Calif., two of the three African-Americans in the Senate. Some…

By HearthstoneYarns October 24, 2019 0

After slamming Trump for 'lynching' tweet, Biden apologizes for using the term about Clinton impeachment

WASHINGTON – Vice President Joe Biden apologized Tuesday night after a 1998 clip surfaced of him saying the impeachment of then-President Bill Clinton could be seen as a “partisan lynching.”  Biden’s apology came the same day he said it was “abhorrent” and “despicable” that President Donald Trump used the term to refer to the impeachment inquiry being conducted…

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