Home Oversight Committee rating member Rep. Jamie Raskin (D-MD) stated that Comer’s impeachment investigation is embarrassing and flailing.
Raskin stated:Chairman Comer’s flailing and unauthorized ‘impeachment inquiry’ into President Biden simply ran right into a brick wall of arguments by the White Home that ought to actually make him rethink the entire embarrassing and self-destructive train. The legislative course of is designed to boost the frequent good of the folks and will by no means be used simply to smear and harass a President, his White Home employees, and folks in his household.
All through this investigation, Chairman Comer has distorted a number of information, invented some, and hid the proof in an effort to distract from his utter failure to search out any proof of wrongdoing by the President, a lot much less an impeachable offense.
These latest subpoena and transcribed interview requests are one other useless try and intervene with the justice system and current particular counsel investigations. With the doable exception of Donald Trump, no person is impressed by the Chairman’s requests.
Raskin is right. The White Home goes to struggle the subpoenas and the truth that the Home hasn’t approved the investigation, or given a legislative function for the probe might imply that the White Home has a superb probability of profitable, or at minimal tying up the investigation in court docket for a really very long time.
Home Republicans ought to rethink this abuse of energy misadventure. Home Republicans have to cease weaponizing their oversight powers earlier than voters kick them out of the bulk subsequent November.
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Jason is the managing editor. He’s additionally a White Home Press Pool and a Congressional correspondent for PoliticusUSA. Jason has a Bachelor’s Diploma in Political Science. His graduate work centered on public coverage, with a specialization in social reform actions.
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