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Joe Biden suggested Bill Clinton’s impeachment was a ‘partisan lynching’ in 1998

Former Vice President Joe Biden condemned President Donald Trump’s use of the term “lynching” to describe the House’s impeachment inquiry on Tuesday, calling Trump’s comments “despicable.” In 1998, Biden similarly suggested that former President Bill Clinton’s impeachment was a “partisan lynching” in an interview with CNN, according to newly unearthed […]
Joe Biden suggested Bill Clinton’s impeachment was a ‘partisan lynching’ in 1998
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Trump portrayed himself as the ultimate victim by describing impeachment as ‘a lynching.’ We talked to historians who say the comparison is ‘laughably absurd’ and ‘deeply offensive.’

President Donald Trump has a record of stoking racial fault lines for his own gain. Confronted with escalating pressure from impeachment proceedings that he’s called “a coup,” Trump on Tuesday morning added another example of his willingness to employ racial attacks. In a tweet, he portrayed himself as the ultimate […]
Trump portrayed himself as the ultimate victim by describing impeachment as ‘a lynching.’ We talked to historians who say the comparison is ‘laughably absurd’ and ‘deeply offensive.’
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Here are all the Republican lawmakers who supported or refused to condemn Trump comparing impeachment to lynching

Several Republican lawmakers are either defending, refusing to condemn, or simply declining to comment on President Donald Trump‘s Tuesday tweet comparing the ongoing impeachment inquiry into him to a lynching. Trump’s tweet was immediately denounced as inaccurate, ahistorical, and extremely racially insensitive. Historians describe lynchings as a form of domestic […]
Here are all the Republican lawmakers who supported or refused to condemn Trump comparing impeachment to lynching