Despite having been impeached, the President will use his acquittal as a victory to supercharge supporters and boost his reelection race. To voters who see him as an outsider hero, he will have trounced the establishment forces that tried to topple him. The political momentum could be almost as powerful as his 2016 election win. … [Read more...] about What happens next if the Senate acquits Trump?
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As Crow and the impeachment managers made their case Thursday, the Colorado Republican Party scheduled an array of anti-impeachment protests across the state for Friday and Saturday. On Friday, they will protest outside Crow’s Aurora office and Sen. Michael Bennet’s office in Grand Junction. … [Read more...] about Jason Crow: Trump’s “dirt for dollars” quid pro quo was an abuse of power
“I tell my (Democratic) colleagues, ‘Go ahead, vote to impeach President Trump tomorrow.’ But when you walk out of this hearing room, call your freshman colleagues and tell them they’re not coming back and you hope they’ve had their fun,” said Buck, a Windsor Republican. “Say goodbye to your majority status and please join us in January of 2021, when President Trump is inaugurated again.” … [Read more...] about Jason Crow will prosecute Trump. Does that hurt his re-election chances?
Steve House, a top Republican challenger to Crow’s re-election bid, criticized the congressman’s facial expressions. During an answer about being chosen to prosecute the president, Crow briefly smiled on CNN. House’s campaign used a clip of the smile to create an online video with the rhetorical question, “Does anyone believe Jason Crow isn’t enjoying trying to remove the president?” … [Read more...] about Coloradans set to take on key roles in Trump’s impeachment trial
In late March, Beckman narrowly lost the election for the next Colorado Republican Party chair, a role that would have led to her resignation from the legislature. Promising to “shine a light on the backpack consultants that are getting millions and millions of dollars on the backs of Republican losses,” Beckman grabbed a plurality of votes on the first ballot but couldn’t capture the majority needed. … [Read more...] about Colorado representative resigns to work for Donald Trump