MOSCOW, February 14 – RIA Novosti. Republican Senator Lindsay Graham has expressed concern that impeachment proceedings against American presidents based on party disagreements or hostility may become the norm in the United States.
“I hope I'm wrong, but it seems like party-based impeachment seems to be the norm, not the exception. I'm afraid this model will be followed in the future. “, – wrote the senator on Twitter.
According to the Republican, the past process was based on rumors and did not correspond to the evidence presented. He also complained that the impeachment took place without witnesses or sworn testimony.
Earlier, the US Senate acquitted Donald Trump on charges of inciting mutiny. A majority of 57 out of 100 senators voted to condemn Trump, but the required two-thirds of the votes did not reach.