For reasonable Democrats in aggressive districts— together with these the place Trump dominated in 2016 — the swap away from impeachment lower
For reasonable Democrats in aggressive districts— together with these the place Trump dominated in 2016 — the swap away from impeachment lower than every week after the Senate acquitted the president is a welcome reprieve.
“I’m glad that we’re shifting and pivoting to one thing else. Each time I ballot in my space, it’s at all times the identical factor: Training, well being care and the economic system,” stated Rep. Henry Cuellar (D-Texas), who’s going through a fierce major challenger from the left in his sprawling south Texas district.
The centrist Democrat stated he sees Pelosi’s shift to the economic system as a sign that discuss of impeachment and investigations are over within the Home, a minimum of for now. There are a collection of ongoing courtroom circumstances although may renew the push amongst some Democrats to analyze Trump, together with the bid to interview former White Home counsel Don McGahn. However Democrats threat showing as sore losers in mild of the president’s acquittal.
“That’s what I perceive,” Cuellar stated, jokingly tapping a wall exterior the Home chamber, as if to knock on wooden. “That…