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Should McConnell Recuse Himself from the Senate Impeachment Trial?
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  • Peter
    Voted Yes

    The Senate is Constitutionally required to conduct the impeachment trial of President Trump when Speaker Pelosi transmits the articles thereof. Although the outcome is pre-determined, the appearance of impartiality will influence the electorate in the upcoming election. Republicans have an undesirable dilemma: impartiality may anger their base who view it as weakness in “legitimizing” the decision of the House; but McConnell’s kowtowing to the White House may lead independent voters to kick the majority out of power. While fairness should always be the virtue sought, I secretly hope the majority keeps their collective heads in the sand and chooses voter wrath over Trumpian wrath.


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