Keith Ellison: Donald Trump’s ‘Behavior Is Obstruction
BY: David Rutz Follow @DavidRutzJune 11, 2017 10:41 am
Rep. Keith Ellison (D., Minn.) said Sunday that President Donald Trump’s “behavior is obstruction” during an appearance on ABC’s “This Week.”
After former FBI Director James Comey’s testimony on Thursday that Trump hoped he would back off an investigation into ex-National Security Adviser Michael Flynn, some Democrats are arguing that Trump could be impeached for obstruction.
Ellison, the vice-chair of the Democratic National Committee, said it was an open question whether Trump could be prosecuted, but he said Trump’s conduct “fits the behavior of obstruction.”
“Can we talk about obstruction?” Ellison asked. ” …