Impeachment is not good enough. We need a new election in light of the fraud, collusion, and hacking that occurred in 2016. The line of succession under the Constitution is not applicable to the current situation. Instead, we need to look at two countries, Ukraine and Austria, that ordered new elections after fraud occurred in their elections.
Yes, under the right legal scenario, the US Supreme Court could order a new presidential election. If not, the American people need to have massive protests like the people had in Ukraine 2004 and 2014. In fact, Trump with Manafort used the Ukraine template to rig the election so now it’s up to us to use the Ukraine template to overturn the election.
“I have previously argued that the Democratic Party’s civil war was unavoidable and has been a long time coming. Like most people, I assumed it would play out under President Hillary Clinton, not with the party reeling in defeat and at a historic low ebb. In the face of a national emergency, maybe Democrats will find some medium-term way to bridge the gulf between pro-business liberal coalition politics and a social-democratic vision of major structural reform and economic justice.”
Lessons of Montana: There’s no quick fix for Trump or our damaged democracy — and the Democrats still look hopeless