Todays protest that actually seems to have been an attempt to derail Congress accepting the states Electoral results?
We have Trump people quitting their jobs and others talking about getting Donald Trump out of his job….
As is usual for Trump?
“With 13 days left in President Trump’s term, confidants and Republican officials are considering drastic steps to stop him,” Axios reports.
“These measures include censure, impeachment or invoking the 25th Amendment — a move, long dismissed as a liberal fantasy, in which Vice President Pence would step in if Trump were found to be unable to perform his duties.”
“There’s concern about whether the country can withstand another two weeks with Trump at the helm, and what additional chaos and division could be sowed. There’s also rage inside the GOP at Sens. Josh Hawley, Ted Cruz and others whose plans to object to Biden’s certification gave oxygen to Trump, the protests and the notion that Congress could be used to overturn the will of voters.”
CNN: Angry Republican leaders float removing Trump from office….
“Several of President Trump’s top aides — including national security adviser Robert O’Brien — are considering resigning in the wake of his response to a pro-Trump mob breaching the US Capitol on Wednesday,” CNN reports.
“O’Brien, deputy national security adviser Matt Pottinger and deputy chief of staff Chris Liddell are all considering resigning… Pottinger’s resignation appears to be imminent, while others could sleep on it.”…
Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao, who is also the wife of Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-KY), is considering resigning her post in protest of President Trump inciting violence, NBC News reports….
Some cabinet members are holding preliminary discussions about invoking the 25th amendment to force President Trump’s removal from office, CNN reports.
CBS News reports nothing formal has yet been presented to Vice President Mike Pence….
White House social secretary Rickie Niceta has resigned, effective immediately, CNNreports.
White House deputy press secretary Sarah Matthews also resigned, Fox News reports.
A source close to President Trump tells the New York Times that more resignations are expected in the next 24 hours….