The Road to Damascus
A conservative friend asked me whether Democrats should trade Mitch a promise to halt any tax hikes for an impeachment conviction of Trump. “One really could fork the GOP with a deal of this nature (repugnant in principle though it is),” he writes.
The suggestion came from a #NeverTrump adjacent place: “A lot of Republicans detest Trump but even more, want lower taxes and less government involvement in the lives of citizens.”
So let’s play out that negotiation. Were I maneuvering with Mitch over the removal of Trump and the preclusion of his holding elected office…