Rep. Rashida Tlaib Calls Trump a ‘Motherf-cker’ While Promising Impeachment

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Hours after being sworn in as the first-ever Palestinian-American to serve in Congress, Tlaib used an expletive to describe Trump and vowed to push for his impeachment.

"We shouldn't be impeaching for a political reason, and we shouldn't avoid impeachment for a political reason", she said.

President Donald Trump had harsh words for Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-MI), saying that her colorful promise to impeach him was "disgraceful" and "dishonored her family". "In the face of this constitutional crisis, we must rise", she wrote.

While Democratic House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has been hesitant to speak strongly in favor of impeachment, she has not ruled it out. One newly elected Islamic member of Congress wasted no time telling the world her plans in an obscenity-laced tirade. Bullies don't win", after her victory, and she responded, "You're right, they don't.

It is not the first time Tlaib has called for Trump's impeachment, including an article written in a Detroit newspaper, also on Thursday.

Rep. Brad Sherman (D-Calif.) on Thursday re-introduced articles of impeachment that he had filed a year ago with Democratic co-sponsor Rep. Al Green of Texas.

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Bolsonaro has also said he admires Trump, with whom he shares nationalist instincts and a disdain of multilateral organizations. Bolsonaro who represents conservative Social Liberal Party (PSL - Partido Social Liberal) was elected president.

Talk of impeachment remains in the air, fueled by a handful of Democrats on Pelosi's left flank who are pressuring her to more aggressively pursue the issue.

Speaking to a crowd of supporters Thursday night, the Michigan Democrat and one of the first Muslim women elected to Congress said of Trump, "People love you and you win".

Placing her hand on a Quran that once belonged to Thomas Jefferson, Tlaib was sworn in earlier Thursday.

"Look, you're not going to impeach this president when he's had two of the most successful years that any president has had in modern history", Sanders said Friday morning on "Fox & Friends". "Because we're going to go in there and we're going to impeach the m****". They are unlikely to get a vote on the House floor, at least for now.

Omar wore a hijab for her swearing in ceremony, which was a first for Congress because they had previously banned any sort of headwear. Democratic leaders can play good cop on impeachment and Tlaib and the freshmen can play bad cop.

"I probably have a generational reaction to it", Pelosi said at an MSNBC town hall.

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