CNN: White House lawyers investigating impeachment procedures

Here’s today’s 6 pm scoop based on anonymous sources. CNN reports White House attorneys are investigating how impeachment procedures work to prepare for the “distant possibility” that President Trump could face impeachment:
White House officials believe the President has the backing of Republican allies in Congress and that impeachment is not in the cards, according to the people briefed on the legal discussions. Even Democrats have tried to calm impeachment talk out of concern it is premature.
But lawyers in the White House counsel’s office have consulted experts in impeachment during the past week and have begun collecting information on how such proceedings would work, a person briefed on the matter told CNN.
The story says the White House did not comment and also notes that an outside attorney close to the White House counsel’s office “cast doubt” on the claims. Shortly after the story was published an unnamed White House official told

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