Impeachment means to ‘impede’ or remove a public official from office. It does not mean removing former officials from public office for the same reason you can’t burn down a building that’s already been demolished. Even idiots should be able to grasp this principle.
Every Democrat argument for why President Trump can be impeached depends on the same stupid idea, which is that the Founding Fathers couldn’t have meant not to impeach former public officials.
Here’s Michael Gerson making this dumb argument in Bezos’ Washington Post.
Not long ago, it was common on the right for people to call themselves constitutional conservatives. But that, evidently, was a fad.
Here’s Patterico making that same argument.
The Constitution Doesn’t Mean a Damned Thing to the So-Called “Constitutionalists”
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