President Donald Trump returned from a shortened trip to the UK-based NATO summit amidst an ongoing Congressional impeachment inquiry threating his administration and issued an interesting challenge to House Democrats leading the proceedings.
In a Thursday morning set of tweets, Trump first dismissed Wednesday's legal scholar hearings as a "historically bad day yesterday in the house" for the "do-nothing Democrats," before declaring that "they have no Impeachment case."
He then challenged House Dems to start proceedings now. "Therefore I say, if you are going to impeach me, do it now, fast, so we can have a fair …. … trial in the Senate, and so that our country can get back to business."
The Do Nothing Democrats had a historically bad day yesterday in the House. They have no Impeachment case and are demeaning our Country. But nothing matters to them, they have gone crazy. Therefore I say, if you are going to impeach me, do it now, fast, so we can have a fair....— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) December 5, 2019
.....trial in the Senate, and so that our Country can get back to business. We will have Schiff, the Bidens, Pelosi and many more testify, and will reveal, for the first time, how corrupt our system really is. I was elected to "Clean the Swamp," and that's what I am doing!— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) December 5, 2019