Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi just received an impeachment notice. President Trump made it official on social media and it has already been shared over 27,000 times.
“95% Approval Rating in the Republican Party, a Record!” tweeted Trump. “53% overall (plus add 9 points?). Corrupt Democrat politicians have brought me to highest polling numbers ever.”
Trump attributed his rising fortunes to the “Impeachment Hoax” and gave a special shout-out to Speaker Pelosi. “Thank you Nancy!” he exclaimed. We imagine she wasn’t too amused.
But the president is driving home an important point here — the impeachment farce didn’t hurt him, it helped him. Democrats thought they had an ace-in-the-hole, and they were wrong.
That’s what happens when you spend weeks conducting a clearly deceptive process in the House, pass articles of impeachment down party lines, and then expect the Senate to make up for your failures.
Unfortunately for Pelosi and her anti-Trump allies, the Senate refused to play political games and acquitted Trump in short order. Now he has months to campaign on the issues and Democrats are nervous.
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