Republican Justin Amash Calls to Impeach Trump and Faces Party’s Wrath [VIDEO]

Justin Amash Call to Impeach TrumpAs the only Republican in Congress to call for the impeachment of Donald Trump, Justin Amash is facing his own party’s wrath.

In a series of tweets on Saturday, the Michigan congressman said attempts to obstruct justice as outlined in special counsel Robert Mueller’s report on Russian interference in the 2016 election amounted to β€œimpeachable conduct”. He also accused the attorney general, William Barr, of misleading the US public.

Amash wrote:

β€œWhile impeachment should be undertaken only in extraordinary circumstances,” he tweeted, saying that unlike many of his colleague he had read the 448-page report in full, β€œthe risk we face in an environment of extreme partisanship is not that Congress will employ it as a remedy too often but rather that Congress will employ it so rarely that it cannot deter misconduct.”

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