Corn on “Hardball”: Why Are Republicans Calling for Obama’s Impeachment?


This year, a smattering of US Congressmen including Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) and Sen. Jim Inhofe (R-Okla.) have publicly called for President Obama’s impeachment. DC Bureau chief David Corn says that the mounting impeachment calls are like drug addictions in that “you keep having to get a bigger, better fix.” Watch Corn discuss the calls for Obama’s impeachment with David Axelrod, former senior advisor to President Obama, with host Chris Matthews on MSNBC‘s Hardball:

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