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September 28th, 2019 - 9:25 pm § in Donald Trump

Flake claims 35 GOP senators would like to oust Trump

A story gaining wide circulation this weekend is a report that former Arizona Senator Jeff Flake, a Republican, “thinks at least 35 Republican senators would vote for President Donald Trump to be removed from office if they could vote in private.” Newsweek reported, “Speaking at th[...]

September 28th, 2019 - 12:07 pm § in America, Donald Trump

A Letter To Mitt Romney

Dear Senator Romney, I am writing to ask you to use your unique heritage in a time of historic crisis. Whether or not President Trump is impeached,  I want you to support a Presidential Powers Reform Act.  The Constitution left it to the Congress to make it clear that no President is above the law[...]

September 28th, 2019 - 7:39 am § in Misc.

AN ALTERNATIVE TO IMPEACHMENT …. THE PPA

Thanks to Madison, Congress itself has the power to redefine the role of the President. Now is the time to do that. The modern Presidency, with its King-like powers to make war, negotiate foreign agreements, or levy taxes was never the intent of the founders.  Washington rejected any regal title, s[...]