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Amid the similarities between the Trump and Nixon impeachment probes, @AriMelber  examines the parallels to the Andrew Johnson impeachment, who was impeached in part for bringing “ridicule and disgrace” to the office of the presidency.

Nixon didn’t have the wrong arguments or lawyers. He had the wrong cheekbones.

A Republican Speaker provided due process for Clinton’s impeachment. A Democrat Speaker provided due process for Nixon’s impeachment. Why won’t Speaker Pelosi provide the same due process now?

Amid the similarities between the Trump and Nixon impeachment probes, @AriMelber  examines the parallels to the Andrew Johnson impeachment, who was impeached in part for bringing “ridicule and disgrace” to the office of the presidency.

The fact that the bar for proper public service toward Indian Country is set by Nixon'>Richard Nixon is abominable.

Today in history, Oct. 21: In 1960, Democrat John F. Kennedy and Republican Richard M. Nixon clashed in their fourth and final presidential debate in New York.

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This Day, 1972: Richard Nixon gave the Environmental Protection Agency (which he launched in 1970) greater power to regulate the sale and use of deadly pesticides

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At a human level, I understand that Mulvaney is very scared right now and acting out of that fear. Nixon’s chief of staff went to prison.

How low has President Obama gone to tapp my phones during the very sacred election process. This is Nixon/Watergate. Bad (or sick) guy!

Why are House Democrats cutting House Republicans out of the process of developing Articles of Impeachment and not following same procedures used in Nixon and Clinton impeachments???? Seems like a political motivation not a constitutional one!!!

Because I have a life you can't make up: as a young lawyer I worked on the Watergate impeachment inquiry. One of my jobs was to sit alone in a windowless room and listen very carefully to tapes of PresidentNixon’s phone calls. #tbt 

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An emotional moment: Beto O’Rourke meets Nixon'>Sean Nixon, 20, a Walmart employee who was there at the time of the shooting and helped a child. O’Rourke asked if he was getting counseling, offered his personal cell number and said to call if he needs help.

Can’t believe they are bringing in John Dean, the disgraced Nixon White House Counsel who is a paid CNN contributor. No Collusion - No Obstruction! Democrats just want a do-over which they’ll never get!

America has had its share of crooks (Warren G. Harding, Nixon'>Richard Nixon), bigots (Andrew Jackson, James Buchanan), and incompetents (Andrew Johnson, George W. Bush). But never before Donald Trump have we had a president who combined all these nefarious qualities.

Asbestos was one of the first carcinogens regulated under the Clean Air Act in 1973 (Nixon was president) and then was largely banned in 1989 (George HW Bush was president). No amount of asbestos is safe. Yet, the Trump administration is #MAGA  or making asbestos great again:

President Nixon asked the Department of Justice if he could pardon himself. They said no, as no one may be the judge in their own case. He resigned three days later. In case you want to follow the Nixon model, that would be Thursday.

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