“Let the people decide.” Philip Bobbitt discusses the dangerous idea at the heart of Trump's impeachment acquittal
Another crucial point from impeachment scholar Philip Bobbitt: Mueller compiled ample evidence of Trump's corrupt intent -- and built a structure around it that points inevitably to Congress as the only mechanism of accountability:
Executive privilege is vitally important, Philip Bobbitt writes. But not at the expense of national security.
Critical point from Philip Bobbitt. Obstruction wasn't just about protecting Trump; it also tried to scuttle accounting of attacks on our political system -- a failure to defend country. "Would that be a high crime and misdemeanor? It certainly would."