As Amash noted, the "high crimes and misdemeanors" that justify impeachment extend beyond statutory violations to abuses of power that betray the public trust.
In tweets reiterating his call for impeachment, Amash said Manafort's failure to cooperate with the Mueller probe may have concealed Russian collusion.
Impeachment, said Amash, is warranted when an official commits “high crimes and misdemeanors,” a phrase meaning “conduct that violates the public trust.”
Instead of exhibiting political discipline or party unity, the arch right-wing House Freedom Caucus has demanded a series of increasingly draconian measures in the Trumpcare legislation to secure their votes -- proving that they, not ...
Thune's particular critique here really ought to be carefully examined.