After a leading question from CNN host Chris Cuomo, fired FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe said now is “absolutely” the time to start impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump.
McCabe made the statement after being asked by Cuomo, “Do you believe that an impeachment inquiry is warranted based on what you understand and what has come out of the Mueller report?”
McCabe, who wrote a memoir trashing Trump and defending the FBI, immediately agreed with Cuomo, saying, “absolutely.”
The Hill reported that McCabe insisted Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s final report provided enough evidence to impeach Trump, even though the report found no evidence of collusion and made no determinations regarding obstruction of justice. Democrats have fixated on the obstruction claims, even though Mueller’s investigation was supposed to be a counterintelligence investigation, which is done on behalf…