Comey Memo Fallout: A G.O.P. Lawmaker Raises the Specter of Impeachment
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— Emmarie Huetteman At a news conference at the Capitol, House Democrats accused Republicans of slow-walking any relevant oversight of the administration, despite an onslaught of troubling revelations. “House Republicans have shown repeatedly that they refuse to conduct credible, robust oversight over this president,” said Representative Elijah Cummings of Maryland, the top Democrat on the House Oversight Committee. “They do as little as humanly possible just to claim that they’re doing something.” — Matt Flegenheimer Several federal statutes criminalize actions that impede official investigations. While some examples of illegal ways to thwart the justice system are specific — like killing ...