Seth Abramson @SethAbramson @Newsweek columnist. Analyses @BBC. NYT bestselling author of Proof of Conspiracy (bit.ly/2kP6FkZ). Next: Citizen Journalist (Macmillan). Professor. Attorney. Sep. 26, 2019 1 min read

(UPDATE) Well—I was right. I wanted to be wrong. Pelosi has—as I said was clear from Democrats' public statements—revised her impeachment plan to exclude everything but Ukraine. Democrats will ignore the 10 impeachable acts of obstruction Mueller proved beyond a reasonable doubt.

SOURCE: CNN  https://www.cnn.com/politics/live-news/whistleblower-complaint-impeachment-inquiry/index.html 

PS/ The reason for the shift is as I said in the thread below (inexplicably maligned at the time, though it was in keeping with all of the major media reporting): Pelosi thinks the Democrats can't complete a full impeachment—on *all* the facts—fast enough.

PS2/ By the way, this would appear to make it official—Presidents can obstruct justice with impunity because the public doesn't care enough for it to be otherwise.

So, with that in mind, here's the *new rule* in America:

"Presidents can only be guilty of the really sexy crimes"


You can follow @SethAbramson.



Bookmark

____
Tip: mention @threader_app on a Twitter thread with the keyword “compile” to get a link to it.

Enjoy Threader? Sign up.

Threader is an independent project created by only two developers. The site gets 500,000+ visits a month and our iOS Twitter client was featured as an App of the Day by Apple. Running this space is expensive and time consuming. If you find Threader useful, please consider supporting us to make it a sustainable project.