VIDEO: On Fox, Cornyn Discusses Democrats’ Push for Impeachment


In: All News   Posted 05/22/2019
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‘…really what they're doing is squandering what they got in the last election, which is a working majority in the House of Representatives to work with us and work together to try to pass legislation that would benefit the American people.’

WASHINGTON – Today U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) appeared on Fox News’ America’s Newsroom to discuss Democrats’ efforts to impeach President Trump instead of working with Republicans to pass legislation. Excerpts from his appearance are below, and video can be found here

“I understand Mrs. Pelosi and her party are very disappointed in the outcome of the 2016 election, and they put all their hopes in the report from Director Robert Mueller over the two years that he investigated the Russian involvement in the 2016 election.”

“While her own base and many of her members are calling for impeachment, she’s trying to keep that talk squelched. But really what they're doing is squandering what they got in the last election, which is a working majority in the House of Representatives to work with us and work together to try to pass legislation that would benefit the American people.”