Ted Vaill: If “Moscow Mitch” tries to get the trial dismissed before it even begins, some Republican Senators (especially those 18 up for re-election) might object and vote against such dismissal.
Ted Vaill: Some of the attendees at the Convention defined it as “any abuse of power by the President in the execution of his office”, but Franklin characterized it as a High Crime and Misdemeanor if the President was “Obnoxious”.
Ted Vaill: he testimony is slowly unfolding which is proving that President Trumputin orchestrated, through his aides, a monstrous bribery/extortion scandal which would also be considered treason if we had been waging a war declared by Congress against Russia.
Ted Vaill: Roy Cohn taught The Don not to write anything down, and to operate entirely through loyal subordinates, giving him “deniability”.
Ted Vaill: This is more correctly called “bribery”, which involves a government official getting (or as in this case asking) for something of value in return for doing something beneficial to the other party . That is an impeachable offense.
Ted Vaill: So my family has much invested in this country, and we are disgusted with what our President, Donald Drumpf, is doing to it.
Ted Vaill: This past week, when I met with him, I told him, among other things, that if he is the Democratic nominee, and faces Trump in the 2020 election, “Brooklyn always trumps Queens.”
Ted Vaill: I thought I would use my 50+ years as a lawyer, prosecutor and criminal defense lawyer, to provide some guidance to our elected representatives in their moment of glory.
Ted Vaill: This history is recounted as a possible predictor of what will happen if (and after) Donald Trump is impeached.
Ted Vaill: Mueller found possible obstruction of justice factual results, which tie in well to Barr’s findings of what would constitute obstruction of justice, before he knew what was in the Mueller Report
Ted Vaill: If you read the Report, it is clear that Mueller left a roadmap of things that remain to be completed.
Ted Vaill: Trumputin is almost asking for it, many Democrats in Congress and throughout the country are demanding it, and the time has come to do it.
Ted Vaill: My prediction: he will resign as Special Counsel shortly after he completes two years on the job, and testify, whether or not Trumputin wants him to or not.