Could Brett Kavanaugh be impeached?
- Published: 17 September 2019
- A new book detailing sexual assault allegations against Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh has brought the controversy that dominated his nomination hearings back to the political forefront. As Democrats call for Kavanaugh’s impeachment, Chris Cillizza explains what that process would look like and what is the likelihood of it happening. #CNN #News #Cillizza
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