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Will Simple Scott McClellan's book lead to Impeachment?

  1. Nov 22, 2007 #1
    Or at least an investigation.

    Remember this thread?

    Did anyone here pay attention to the handwritten note from Cheney to Simple Scotty?

    Here is an interesting point by Joe Conason on Salon.

    According to former President, Vice President, and CIA Director George H. Bush, revealing the identity of a CIA agent is an act of treason.

     
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  3. Nov 22, 2007 #2
    Doubt it.
     
  4. Nov 23, 2007 #3
    You are probably right.

    The story has already been buried by the media.
     
  5. Nov 23, 2007 #4

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    Our congressional representatives are gutless hand-wringing wimps, and they either do not understand their Constitutional duty to impeach traitors or they do not wish to do their duty. The founding fathers put the impeachment process into the Constitution to prevent just the kind of power-grab that Bush's handlers have engineered. The Democrats will fail to act, preferring to wait Bush out - watch for blanket pardons to fly long before Bush is in any real danger of being investigated or prosecuted for his misdeeds. So no. No impeachment, no investigation.
     
  6. Nov 24, 2007 #5

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  7. Nov 25, 2007 #6
    Yeah, I wouldn't count on the Democrats to do anything. Powerful people are too well protected by other powerful people. If Bush & Cheney haven't been impeached for anything yet, they never will be.
     
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