Impeachment Talk For Obama Swirls After Illegal Bergdahl Swap Katie Pavlich | Jun 05, 2014
Earlier this week Democrat Senator Dianne Feinstein openly expressed her outrage over President Obama "totally breaking the law" by failing to inform Congress of the Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl and Taliban prison swap. Now as the White House considers the release of another GITMO detainee, Senator Lindsey Graham is putting impeachment charges on the table if it happens again.
Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) warned Wednesday that Republican lawmakers would call for President Obama’s impeachment if he released more prisoners from Guantanamo Bay without congressional approval.
Republicans worry Obama may try to shut down the prison camp unilaterally after congressional opposition has repeatedly stymied efforts to pass legislation to close it.
“It’s going to be impossible for them to flow prisoners out of Gitmo now without a huge backlash,” Graham said. “There will be people on our side calling for his impeachment if he did that.[Keep Reading]