Trump supporters need to be worried today, while critics are likely happy. Yesterday, fired FBI director James Comey said he has memos which document President Trump requesting him to stop the investigation of now-former National Security Adviser Mike Flynn. The explosive allegation—which is reminiscent of the Nixon era—has led to swift calls from both parties for an immediate and thorough investigation of the matter. This article takes a look at the legal case and chance for impeachment of Trump. It concludes that while Trump’s behavior is likely not bad enough to warrant prosecution, it is certainly an impeachable offense.
FINSUM: Many will disagree with the idea that what Trump may have done was an impeachable offense, but this article takes a thorough and interesting look at the legal aspects of what Trump may have requested of the FBI.