| Main |

One Republican stood-up in 1974 against Presidential conduct of obstruction – M. Caldwell Butler’s statement is required to be heard today!

https://media.npr.org/assets/img/2014/08/01/ap740725032-f292ab607e80f8a5f8ef4d084f507fb20e3b7060-s300-c85.jpg
M. Caldwell Butler, right (R-VA)
House Judiciary Committee debate, July 1974
President Nixon’s Impeachment Proceedings
Credit: Associated Press (AP)

“A Republican who voted to impeach Pres. Nixon told Republicans ‘Watergate is our shame’ [and Republicans’ duty to ‘clear it up’]”

“Republican Congressman M. Caldwell Butler’s mother told him to stay loyal to President Nixon but he still voted to impeach him,” from MSNBC‘s ‘Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell,’ June 10, 2019. Click here for this important video.

M. Caldwell Butler (R-VA) was a member of the Judiciary Committee during the 1973-1974 Watergate hearings.

Posted by Steve on June 11, 2019 at 1:50 pm | Permalink

Post a comment

No comments yet. You should be kind and add one!

Allowed HTML tags: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

By submitting a comment you grant Yelm Community Blog a perpetual license to reproduce your words and name/web site in attribution. Inappropriate and irrelevant comments will be removed at an admin’s discretion. Your email is used for verification purposes only, it will never be shared.

Categories

Archives