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President Trump on Thursday said the “Do Nothing” Democrats now want to “Do Nothing” with the indictment, approved, overnight, responding to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi ‘ s suggestion, you could procedure to send the case to the Senate for impeachment.
“I was Accused, last night, without a Republican vote cast with the Do Nothing Dems on the continuation of the largest witch hunt in American history,” Trump tweeted early Thursday. “Now Nothing to Do, y want Nothing to Do with the surplus, and not deliver it to the Senate, but it is the Senate, the call!”
He added: “The Senate sets the date and place of the main hearing.’ If the Do Nothing Democrats decide not to show up in your great wisdom, you would lose by Default!”
The President riffed on his “Do Nothing Democrats” label, after Pelosi, D-Calif., signaled late Wednesday that she wants reassurances that the Senate would have a fair trial before sending it over the two of the indictment.
“We will make a decision as a group, as we always have, as we go along,” Pelosi said in the night of Thursday on the question of what would be regarded as a “fair process” in the Senate.
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“Once again, we will decide what that is dynamic, but we continue to hope that the resolution, the process will transit soon in the Senate,” she said.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., and the Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-NY, is soon to discuss the framework for a Senate study, including the start date and how long it could take. The Republicans hoped sketched on a vote on a resolution in these terms and conditions before the members leave for the Christmas break, but if Pelosi of the articles in the house holds, that would be possible.
Pelosi criticized McConnell, questioning its ability to hold a “fair trial.”
“Let me tell you, what I consider, a fair process,” she said to the crowd of reporters. “This is what I consider a fair process — leader McConnell has stated that he is not impartial juror, that he is going to his cues, in quotation marks, from the White house, and he works in complete coordination with the White House counsel’s office.”
“It is up to the senators to make their own decision to work together, hopefully, in recognition of their witnesses that the President denied us their documents, which the President withheld from us, and we hope that this information would be available to a study, you can proceed to the next step. Because that is said a different level in terms of the belief in that,” Pelosi. “But now the President is accused of.”
The house voted Wednesday indict him for “abuse of power” and “obstruction of Congress” in relation to his handling of the Ukraine, what the accused him the third American President, ever. The President, though, has announced that it is the fact that not a single Republican voted for articles of impeachment to the proposal from the Democrats.
Meanwhile, just a few hours after he was accused, by the house, the President is a meme tweeted by himself, saying Democrats ” impeachment push was an attack on his followers.
“In truth, they are not after me they’re after you,” the text says over a black-and-white photo of the President. “I’m just in the way.”
In the center of the prosecution’s request, trump is to start the efforts to press the Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky, in politically-related investigations with regard to former Vice-President Joe Biden and his son Hunter’s dealings in the Ukraine, as well as questions in connection with the 2016 presidential elections. The President, the request came after millions have been frozen in US military aid for Ukraine, the Democrats have argued, shows a “quid pro quo” arrangement. Trump has denied any wrongdoing.
Fox News’ Nick Givas contributed to this report.