The American political system is so broken that intelligent citizens are already turning a deaf ear to testimony they do not want to hear.
U.S. President Donald Trump, pictued. It may seem unbelievable, but the super hype of the House of Representatives as to the evidence piling up against the president will not likely lead to the outcome the Democrats want. The president will likely face a positive impeachment vote in the House of Representatives and will survive a similar attempt in the Senate, writes Sheila Copps. Photograph courtesy of Gage Skidmore
OTTAWA—The pain of presidential impeachment hearings is palpable.
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'Different leadership could have decided that ‘no, we won’t collaborate with you, because we don’t have to under the legislation,’ says Parliamentary Budget Officer Yves Giroux. 'We want legislation to be clarified.'