Three California Democrats threatened Donald Trump in the last few days should he fire the deputy AG Rod Rosenstein or the Special Counsel Robert Mueller. Trump sent off a few tweets that has the media and Democrats apoplectic.
We’ve yet to see if Rosenstein and Mueller set Trump up. Many swear by the trustworthiness of both men. It does, however, appear to be a set up to a lot of Americans.
Rep. Ted Lieu, a California Rep., said Friday that Congress would “begin impeachment proceedings” against President Trump if he fires special counsel Robert Mueller and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein.
“All Americans, regardless of party, agree on the fundamental principle that no one is above the law,” Lieu said on MSNBC. “And if President Trump were to fire Deputy Attorney General Rosenstein, and then [get] special counsel Mueller fired, I believe Congress would begin impeachment proceedings.”
Rep. Adam Schiff, also from Commiefornia, said Friday that Congress would “unite to stop [Trump] if he tried to fire the two men[…]
“It has become clear that President Trump believes that he has the power to fire anyone in government he chooses and for any reason, including special counsel Robert Mueller,” Schiff said in a statement. “That is not how the rule of law works, and Congress will not allow the president to so egregiously overstep his authority…”