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'Unless president resigns, impeachment process against Trump inevitable'

Even Republicans may be deciding that the president has become too great a burden to their party or too great a danger to the country

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US President Donald Trump. Photo: Reuters

Elizabeth Drew | NYT
An impeachment process against President Trump now seems inescapable. Unless the president resigns, the pressure by the public on the Democratic leaders to begin an impeachment process next year will only increase. Too many people think in terms of stasis: How things are is how they will remain. They don’t take into account that opinion moves with events.

Whether or not there’s already enough evidence to impeach Mr. Trump — I think there is — we will learn what the special counsel, Robert Mueller, has found, even if his investigation is cut short. A significant number of Republican candidates didn’t

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First Published: Dec 28 2018 | 10:21 AM IST

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