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Might President Biden be impeached? Kiplinger Forecasts

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May 26, 2023

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One factor that might weaken President Joe Biden’s political standing: Impeachment. Home Republicans are at present laying the groundwork, led by Home Oversight Committee Chairman James Comer (KY). Comer is specializing in accusations that Biden acquired bribes from a international nationwide in change for coverage favors whereas vp, appearing on the tip of an unnamed whistle-blower.

Individually, Home Judiciary Committee Chairman Jim Jordan (OH) is main a probe into alleged wrongdoing by Biden and his now-infamous son Hunter Biden. 

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Take into accout, these efforts are nonetheless of their early levels and will finally go nowhere relying on the proof, in addition to Home Republicans’ entry to it. Comer, for instance, is at present embroiled in a authorized battle with the FBI over entry to paperwork that purportedly comprise proof of Biden’s wrongdoing.

Even when the Home votes to carry impeachment expenses in opposition to Biden, it would seemingly go nowhere within the Senate, the place getting at the very least two-thirds of lawmakers to assist the conviction of a president is a tricky bar to clear.

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