RSS Follow Become a Fan

Recent Posts

China Takes Bold Measure to Curb Wuhan Coronavirus
Fading Dreams, Dividing Realities - America after MLK, Jr.
'Twas a Time...
Head to the Mountains - Southern European Cities Advise Residents to Escape Bad Air
Enter the Age of Uncertainty

Most Popular Posts

Mourn with Moore
On Partnerships of Conflicting Ideologies as a Force Shaping Extremism
DC Linktank
The World in 2014 - Asia
From This Point


Elections 2013
Friends in Business
Gun control
Immigration Reform
In America
Natural Disaster
The World
Towards 2014


January 2020
December 2019
November 2019
October 2019
September 2019
August 2019
July 2019
June 2019
May 2019
April 2019
March 2019
February 2019
January 2019
December 2018
November 2018
October 2018
September 2018
August 2018
July 2018
June 2018
May 2018
April 2018
March 2018
February 2018
January 2018
December 2017
November 2017
October 2017
September 2017
July 2017
June 2017
May 2017
April 2017
March 2017
February 2017
January 2017
December 2016
November 2016
October 2016
September 2016
August 2016
July 2016
June 2016
May 2016
April 2016
March 2016
February 2016
January 2016
December 2015
November 2015
October 2015
September 2015
August 2015
July 2015
June 2015
May 2015
April 2015
March 2015
February 2015
January 2015
December 2014
November 2014
October 2014
September 2014
August 2014
July 2014
June 2014
May 2014
April 2014
March 2014
February 2014
January 2014
December 2013
November 2013
October 2013
September 2013
August 2013
July 2013
June 2013
May 2013
April 2013
March 2013

powered by

My Blog

Charges Revealed Against Donald Trump - Abuse and Obstruction

The Judiciary Committee of the United States (US) House of Representatives earlier today revealed charges of high crimes and misdemeanors against President Donald Trump.

The named articles of impeachment against Trump are: abuse of power per Ukraine aid; and obstruction of Congress.

A vote in the House of Representatives, one of the two chambers - the other being the Senate, which make up the US Federal Legislature, on the formal decision to impeachment the 45th president, could come as early as next week following a vote slated for this Thursday, in the Judiciary Committee on whether to go ahead with the charges of high crimes and misdemeanors. The president's trial could start before the Senate in January, 2020.

Trump is charged with abusing the office of president by withholding aid to ally Ukraine in order to get an investigation into his political opponent, Democratic Presidential candidate, Joe Biden. 

The second charge against Trump is obstruction of Congress, which strikes at his blatant and public repetition of urging White House and other federal workers not to cooperate with the investigation led by the House.

And so the stage has been set to uphold the Constitution of the United States and its rule of law that aims to hedge against dictatorship within the American Republic.