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‘A troubling pattern’: Schumer questions ‘coincidence’ of Trump firing Comey, Yates and others investigating him

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In a late night press conference Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) called the firing of FBI Director James Comey by President Donald Trump a “cover-up” and called for a special investigator to look into the Trump administration.

Along with the firing of acting-Attorney General Sally Yates, Schumer called the dismissal of both officials, “A troubling pattern.”

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Schumer said that Trump called him personally to tell him of his decision and that Schumer told him he was “making a mistake.”

“I told the president, Mr President, with all due respect, you’re making a big mistake,” Schumer explained.

He added, that “If no special prosecutor  is appointed, everyone is going to suspect coverup.”

“Are people going to suspect cover up, absolutely,” Schumer continued before calling for a “fearless, independent, special prosecutor.”

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Trump accused of inciting violence against Adam Schiff with ‘not paid the price yet’ Twitter threat

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A Sunday morning tweet by Donald Trump attacking Rep. Adam Schiff  has drawn intense scrutiny on Twitter and elsewhere with many suggesting the president is inciting violence or some sort of retribution against the California Democrat whith the phrase Schiff "not paid the price yet."

According to the president, "“The Impeachment Hoax is a massive election interference the likes of which has never been seen before. In just two hours the Radical Left, Do Nothing Democrats have seen their phony case absolutely shredded. Shifty is now exposed for illegally making up my phone call, & more!” before adding, “Shifty Adam Schiff is a CORRUPT POLITICIAN, and probably a very sick man. He has not paid the price, yet, for what he has done to our Country!”

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Fox News poll delivers devastating news to Trump on impeachment

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According to a new Fox News poll released on Sunday morning, a clear majority of respondents -- beyond the margin of error -- believe Donald Trump should be convicted by the U.S. Senate for impeachable crimes and removed from office.

According to the poll, "On impeachment, by a 50-44 percent margin, voters think the Senate should vote to convict Trump and remove him from office. Most Democrats say remove (81 percent) and most Republicans disagree (84 percent). Among independents, more say Trump should be removed by a 19-point margin (53-34 percent)."

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Trump has bigger 2020 re-election problems than impeachment: ‘A target-rich environment for Democrats’

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With Donald Trump expected to be acquited by the GOP-majority Senate in an impeachment trial being manipulated by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, Democrats are setting their sights on the 2020 election where they feel the president is vulnerable on a host of other issues that can be piled on his House impeachment.

According to a report from the Daily Beast, democratic strategists who will be helping direct the 2020 campaign against Trump by the eventual Democratic nominee are licking their chops at the prospect of highlighting the president's poor stewardship of the country.

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