… Republicans simply can’t defend Trump on the merits of the case.
The American people will ultimately have to be the final arbitrators in November, because Republicans will never perform the duty they took an OATH to do. Republicans will have to be held accountable in November. And it is up to WE THE PEOPLE to hold Trump and the Republicans responsible for Trump’s criminal corruption.
‘Your head will be on a pike’: GOP senators were reportedly threatened to remain loyal to Trump…
... CBS News is reporting that according to a “Trump confidant,” GOP senators have been issued a dire warning: “vote against the president, and your head will be on a pike.”
So the next story makes sense in the context of the first.
‘Give me a break’: Internet unleashes on ‘snowflakes’ Susan Collins and Lisa Murkowski for complaint about Schiff
CNN’s Manu Raju revealed after the Senate adjourned that Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME) audibly disputed Rep. Adam Schiff’s (D-CA) quotation of a CBS News report threatening senators.
Trump said no US troops were hurt in the Iran strike. The number is now up to 34.
BUT THEY ONLY HAVE HEADACHES…
The number of US troops injured in Iran’s attack earlier this month is now three times higher than the Trump administration had previously claimed, according to new information released by the Pentagon.
In a press briefing on Friday, Defense Department spokesperson Jonathan Hoffman told reporters that 34 US military members received concussions or other traumatic brain injuries (TBI) in the missile strikes Iran launched at US military targets in Iraq on January 8.