Harvard's Tribe on CNN: To impeach Trump, 'you have to shoot to kill'

TheHill | 5/22/2018 | Joe Concha
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Harvard law professor Laurence Tribe cautioned Democrats who are looking to impeach President Trump if the party takes back the House of Representatives, telling CNN on Tuesday, "If you’re going to shoot him, you have to shoot to kill" with "overwhelming" bipartisan support on an impeachment vote.

Tribe, a staunch critic of the president going back to his candidacy, appeared on CNN's "New Day" to discuss his new book, "To End a Presidency: The Power of Impeachment."

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"If it was proven that the president used the powers of the United States government to cover-up his own criminality or to cover-up the way in which he cooperated with Moscow in order to win the presidency, that may or may not qualify as an ordinary federal crime, but it’s certainly an impeachable offense," Tribe told co-anchor Chris Cuomo.

“But it will be available only if we don’t use it loosely, and ring the bell every time something looks amiss,” Tribe...
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