Here’s what we know…
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton could be caught in her own impeachment trial because of the current impeachment trial being held for former President Trump.
The Constitution clearly states that when impeaching a president, the Chief Justice needs to be present. However, the current impeachment is against a former president and Chief Justice John Roberts is not presiding over the trial.
With all that information, Senator Rubio asked, “Is it not true that under this new precedent, facing calls to ‘lock her up,’ a future House could impeach a former Secretary of State and potentially disqualify her from any future office?“
Lawyer Michael van der Veen replied, “If you see it their way, yes. This could happen to … the former secretary of state. It could happen to a lot of people. That’s not the way this is supposed to work.”
The Democrats have set a dangerous precedent for impeaching a former president.
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