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No quid pro quo is perfect defense

We can only imagine the excitement in the West Wing of the White House after Congressional Democrats announced on Wednesday they were pursuing impeachment proceedings against President Trump over quid pro quo.

This is the same president who can’t negotiate a way to keep North Korean leader Kim Jong-un from firing missiles over Japan. This is the same brilliant tactician who has to grab billions of dollars from the treasury to pay off farmers because he can’t reach a trade agreement with China.

And need we be reminded that he spent more than a year promising that Mexico would pay for a wall before he had to steal money from U.S. military projects to pay for it himself.

Nearly three years in the White House and Trump has shown absolutely no comprehension of what it takes to quid or pro quo.

 

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