It is "so divisive to the country that unless there's something so compelling and overwhelming and bipartisan, I don't we should go down that path", Pelosi herself said. "I'm sure when we have bipartisan support the Congress will go forward", Rep. Brad Sherman, California Democrat, who introduced impeachment proceedings a year ago, told The Washington Times.
When Pelosi says "he's just not worth it", she is implicitly saying that Trump in fact poses no real dangers to the republic.
The Trump re-election campaign has also made note of the split within the Democrats and suggested the party's 2020 candidates should be separated into two groups based on their position on impeachment. He said pursuing impeachment without bipartisan political support would be doomed to "failure". And he says it doesn't matter if it's a tough vote for moderate Democrats, some of whom contributed to the wins Democrats needed in November to take back the majority. This is news. I'm going to give you some news right now because I haven't said this to any press person before, ' Pelosi told the paper. But dozens of Democrats joined Green in voting against the motion to table - 58 on December 6, 2017 and 66 on January 18, 2018 - a sign that they wanted to vote on the impeachment resolution and likely would've supported it.
"Impeachment is going to come together", said House Financial Services Committee Chairwoman Maxine Waters, D-Calif., when Americans "are absolutely demanding it, and you have some Republicans who can't take it anymore and some of us who have the courage to do it".
House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff, of California, speaks after hearing Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's former lawyer, testify before a closed-door session of the House Intelligence Committee, on Capitol Hill, Tuesday, March 6, 2019, in Washington.
In the 2006 election, Democrats won back the House on their promise to bring US troops home from Iraq. She told reporters last week she will soon introduce an impeachment resolution in an effort to begin the process. "We are not governing with a focus on impeachment", he said.
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Sherman said that the multiple Democratic investigations of Trump might be a substitute for impeachment, "it's also possible it will be a prelude".
Democrats face growing pressure from the left for impeachment, including a multimillion-dollar ad campaign from liberal billionaire Tom Steyer to build support for action against Trump. Less harm would have been done to the country and the future of its system of government if the House Judiciary Committee had voted to just let the whole Watergate affair slide, than it would for Congress to shrink from its duty now. If that happens, however, Democrats would have the delightful choice of moving against Trump then or waiting to destroy him in the 2020 election after watching Republicans go after each other with tire irons.
"I will do as my conscience dictates", Green said, going on to quote from Federalist Paper 65, one of several founding documents chiefly authored by John Jay, the first Supreme Court justice, and Alexander Hamilton.
The reaction followed what appeared to be Pelosi's clearest comments yet on her view of Trump's potential impeachment.
Pelosi's position is backed by House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD), who said "the distraction would be major", Fox reports.