In the interview with CBS Face the Nation, recorded last week and first broadcast on Super Bowl Sunday, Trump said: “The only way they can win, because they can’t win the election, is to bring out the artificial way of impeachment.”
Efforts to initiate proceedings have been pushed by elements of the House Democratic caucus despite it being unlikely due to the Republicans controlling the Senate.
In response Trump said: “The problem is you can’t impeach somebody for doing the best job of any president, in the history of our country, for the first two years. And people have seen and people have watched what we’ve done.”
“So, if you look at what they’re running on, they can’t win. So the only way they could possibly beat me, because they’re not going to win the election [is impeachment].”
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