tomboy88

Remember when the military hawks defended the memory of John McCain when at his death Trump refused to lower the White House flag to half staff? Remember when the 'family-values' party demanded Trump's resignation when he violated campaign-finance law to pay off prostitutes (oh, sorry, po…

Remember the outcry from the religious right when Trump mocked a physically disabled reporter? Or remember when fiscal conservatives argued against giving the Koch brothers a $1 billion per year tax cut? Oh, how about when the free market Milton-Friedman devotees decried Trump's trade war…

tomboy88 commented on We should all be offended

Gotta love the never-ending evolution of arguments from Republicans. First, attack the process as unfair. Then, say there wasn't a quid pro quo. Then admit that there was (Mulvaney) and say, "Get over it!". Then argue that it's not an impeachable offense. Now, say that you have to actuall…

tomboy88 commented on We should all be offended

KB and other always Trumpers: please explain to me what you would have said if Obama had done this. Held up military aid for Ukraine to fight Russia in order to get dirt on Mitt Romney it McCain. Can you even imagine?! Remember when Russia and Putin (you know, torturer and murderer of jou…

tomboy88 commented on We should all be offended

Who the hell cares about the polls? The reason our founders put impeachment into the constitution is for exactly this purpose! Madison wanted impeachment in the constitution for EXACTLY this purpose: what if a president cheats? Trump clearly broke multiple laws. One is that presidents can…

tomboy88 commented on We should all be offended

What principle has he not yet made you abandon? Trump is a trust-destroying machine. Show me an institution we have trust in, he’ll force you to question that trust. Case in point: The Navy SEAL (Gallagher) he pardoned was sabotaged by his platoon. His fellow deals in his platoon sabotage…

tomboy88 commented on We should all be offended

Also, impeachment is not a criminal trial, so...yeah.

tomboy88 commented on We should all be offended

Read the constitution rather than regurgitating FOX and Nunes, Bill. The constitution clearly says that the Senate (not the House) will conduct the trial. Same as with Clinton. The republicans have had every possible argument shot down: ‘You’re not letting republicans into the closed door…