Fox News primetime host Laura Ingraham offered up a rather novel defense of President Donald Trump on her show in an attempt to rebut Speaker Nancy Pelosi, pointing out that “attempted bribery” is not specifically cited in the Constitution as an impeachable offense.
During her opening monologue, Ingraham blasted the House Democrats’ impeachment as “radically grasping for something that people can actually understand about this Ukraine thing. Let’s just pick bribery out of a hat.”
Ingraham then played a clip of Speaker Pelosi explicitly linking Trump’s solicitation of investigations into Democrats to withholding $391 million military aid: “I am saying that what the president has admitted to and said ‘It’s perfect,’ I say it’s perfectly wrong. It’s bribery. Bribery. That