California governor: Trump ‘corrupt,’ should be removed

KATHLEEN RONAYNE Associated Press SACRAMENTO — California Gov. Gavin Newsom has all the evidence to believe "completely corrupt" President Donald Trump should be removed from office by Congress, but with Republicans in control of the U.S. Senate he says the best way to boot Trump from the White House is at the ballot box. "I wouldn't support impeachment unless I supported removal," Newsom told The Associated Press in an interview Tuesday, marking the first time he has explicitly stated senators should vote Trump out of office. Newsom, a Democrat, has long backed impeachment proceedings, calling for hearings as early as 2017 while seeking his first term as governor and the Russia investigation was consuming Washington. Still, he doesn't think removal is likely to happen. The Republi
Subscribe or log in to read the rest of this content.