What if Obama had done what Trump did?

It has most likely already been stated, but I thought it important to point out that it President Obama had tried to use his influence with a foreign government to discredit a domestic political rival and then refused to let advisers, and other administration officials answer congressional subpoenas and used all manner of smoke and mirrors to thwart a legitimate investigation every Republican in the U.S. Senate would have voted to remove him from office.

U.S. politicians love to point out the blatant corruption in countries in Africa, in the Middle East, central, and South America but I just want to go on the record and say that I believe that our government is every bit as corrupt as any other nation on the planet. It has become blatantly obvious that all Republicans will always vote party over country.

Donald Trump is a real and present danger to our democracy and I can only see the executives that follow further stretching the envelope of what is acceptable behavior until phrases like, checks and balances and balance of power will become irrelevant. When a president refuses to answer congressional subpoenas that president is breaking the law and should be removed from office.

Garth Henry

Snohomish

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