Eamon is a Washington Correspondent for CNBC covering the Trump White House. Economy + Politics = News. Leak to me: https://t.co/9Ox3WvYP9R
President Trump just said Adam Schiff is a corrupt politician, “but despite all that we’re kicking their ass.”
I asked Trump if he’s definitely going to meet with China’s Xi this year and he said “we’ll see.”
It seems the Senate would have to have a 2nd vote after removal to disqualify a president from office. It’s hard to imagine a Senate thinking a president has done something so terrible that he should be removed, but NOT voting to disqualify him from office. But not impossible!
I was just standing in an office in the WH press office when Kellyanne Conway came in. I asked for her reaction to this. She pointed to the door and said “can you leave, please?” Later, I asked her again, and she said: “I have no reaction. Why would I give you a reaction?“
One source tells me both Ds and Rs are quietly making calls around town to see who might serve on an independent commission on Russia.