Adam Schiff: Trump Doesn’t Care About Future Presidents, ‘He Only Cares About Himself’

‘In this case he only cares about placating his conservative critics’


SCHIFF: “ Well, there are reasons why a president should have an ability to declare an emergency. That is under a real emergency. That's plainly not the case here, and the risk the president takes, the risk to future presidencies, is that we limit the president's power to act when it really is necessary, when it is not practical to bring the Congress into session on a moment's notice. But this president doesn't care about future presidents. He only cares about himself. And in this case, he only cares”

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