Doug Collins delivers opening remarks: ‘What’s the big lie?’

Collins, R-Ga., gave an opening statement on Wednesday as the House Judiciary Committee takes up the two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump.
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Transcript for Doug Collins delivers opening remarks: ‘What’s the big lie?’
What is the big lie that is being perpetrated here lest the big lies this. And while the Democrats until the American people they have said this for three years. The big lie they were paying perpetrated not as one the end justifies the means. Why that the sham impeachment is okay because the threat is sold real. And so urgent. And so imminent. That legalized political expediency is honorable and just evolving industry sell that to be onto route and dangerous. The big lies that Adam Schiff. They've gained evidence in plain site he said a president from colluding with Russia and special mullah council Muller's report to Bob that lie but he continues to spread like a cancer. Every time we me. The big lies the evidence of the impeachment of overwhelming an uncontested facts are undisputed the very. Get people in this committee dispute the facts make him disputed facts not undisputed facts. The problem that we're seeing here is when you can get to the articles themselves abuse of power. When you look at these articles in compare them to history. The chairman brought up history. I would not write history it will be written for us at a later time because I would not always be the majority as he talked about this president not always being president I do believe he will be president for five more years. But it this time there will be a turnover at some point and what are we had this is the articles that we wrote. After all these hearings all these grand pronouncement that all least volatile bronze in plain sight we get abuse of power. We have no real dates on this is the abuse issues generic. Vague statements you don't wobbly that if it because the Democrats can't come up with the argument for it they don't. Who knew it when they knew it all they have is well here ma'am. First we're gonna give you abuse of power you go home pixel you don't lock about the president bidders you're views of our. This much about political expediency is it is anything else and that should never be articles of impeachment any anybody understand that. Is treading owned dreary sand box.

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