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Praetorianus April 13th, 2016 5:45am

If the US should ever get a president who is so bad for the country that, if (s)he serves the whole term, let alone two, the country would be left in shambles, would an impeachment or at least a blockade by Congress stop the destructive president?

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PresWK Minnesota
04/13/16 9:49 pm

Or the millions of law-abiding gun owners liberals want to disarm

Holiday LA
04/13/16 6:19 pm

I think you have the answer to that question in our current occupant of the White House.

JHawk3205 MD
04/13/16 5:46 pm

We still haven't held GW accountable for the war crimes, so it might take a trump in office to see such a change..

Iamamerican California
04/13/16 2:42 pm

Will we ever get over the messes created by Obama? No one stops him.

JudicialJedi321 This is How Liberty Dies
04/13/16 1:37 pm

That is why the founding fathers gave us the ability to impeach them

04/13/16 1:36 pm

Obamacare took our economy with it.

thegoodtwin NH
04/13/16 10:38 am

It hasn't done anything for the last 2 terms

JJJSchmidt San Marcos
04/13/16 10:16 am

No. As has been stated, you can't impeach a president unless he's committed a crime.
This is good because if you look at these comments, everyone seems way too eager to ridiculously exaggerate how "destructively incompetent" almost every single president in history was.

suppressedID That is my secret Cap
04/13/16 8:39 am

We went through W! And before that mess is even cleaned up we are thinking about Trump?!?

We will all be dead before the ship is righted.

Malekithe Hades
04/13/16 8:12 am

Has not for last 7 years

Brandon2018 Stocks Are Overvalued
04/13/16 7:26 am

You talkin about Clinton?

gazamidori Florida
04/13/16 7:14 am

Can't impeach, Andrew Johnson, but blockade is okay

04/13/16 6:39 am

It hasn't stopped Obama

Diogenes FreeMeBe
04/13/16 6:24 am

We should have seen that already were it to occur.

Xemanis Lawful Good
04/13/16 6:02 am

I would hope that if impeachment doesn't work we would have a hero brave enough to perform an assassination in the name of the good of all America citizens.

Xemanis Lawful Good
04/13/16 6:02 am

*American. Why does auto correct exist if it doesn't correct it?

Xemanis Lawful Good
04/13/16 6:03 am

I'd hope that in the future phones will not change entire words to other words

nolanbard1 Los Angeles
04/13/16 9:46 am

I hope that if Trump becomes president, you are one of the first people being deported.

Xemanis Lawful Good
04/13/16 9:47 am

I'm probably whiter than you.

Xemanis Lawful Good
04/13/16 9:48 am

I am certainly more American. I look and sound like it.

Xemanis Lawful Good
04/13/16 9:48 am

My point is, nobody would question my citizenship.

ronderman North Carolina
04/13/16 5:49 am

Impeachment only applies when laws were broken. He can be a crappy president and do loads of damage and not have grounds for impeachment.

We have a system of checks and balances and everything should go through the legislature. This is why the executive actions are so dangerous. They bypass the congress.

04/13/16 4:35 am

I'd say that action is overdue by at least 4 years.

04/13/16 4:13 am

I have faith in the Constitution

rons screw politicians
04/13/16 4:05 am

What do you mean IF? HAS!

04/13/16 3:27 am

Impeachment would, but blockages by congress seem to make little difference. The parties would have to side together and I don't see that occurring easily if ever.

Praetorianus Fair enough.
04/12/16 10:48 pm

I'm rather optimistic that due to the powers that can counter a bad President's actions, the damage can be contained.