Ilhan Omar: We Should Focus Impeachment on Ukraine, Like Getting a ‘Mob Boss’ on One Narrow Case

Congresswoman Ilhan Omar argued in favor of focusing the impeachment case against President Donald Trump to his alleged misconduct on Ukraine by analogizing it to prosecuting one specific case against “mob bosses who have committed atrocity after atrocity.”

Speaking with MSNBC’s Ari Melber, Omar acknowledged that she had long thought that impeaching Trump was always going to be a case of “when” not “if.” So Melber asked where she stood on focusing the House impeachment case strictly on Ukraine.

“You have previously advocated for impeaching this president on other grounds before the Ukraine bribery plot was exposed,”  Melber noted. “What is your current thinking on how narrow or broad to advance impeachment?”

“Right now, I think it is really important for
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