Trump: If I Got Impeached ‘The Market Would Crash’ and ‘Everybody Would Be Very Poor’
The midterm elections are roughly 11 weeks away, and the issue of impeaching President Donald Trump has become a talking point, especially in conservative media. The GOP appears to be thinking that if they can successfully make the midterms a referendum on impeachment, they can do better, though the vast majority of Democrats have tamped down impeachment talk instead claiming that the Mueller investigation should first run its course.
Fox & Friends host Ainsley Earhardt, in her interview with Trump that aired on Thursday morning, asked the president if he believes the Democrats will seek to impeach him. He first replied: “I don’t know how you can impeach somebody who has done a great job.”
He added that if he ever got impeached, “I think the market would crash. I think everybody would be very poor because without this thinking, you would see — you would see numbers that you wouldn’t believe.”
He then mentioned Hillary Clinton, regulation, tax cuts and how poorly the economy would be had the “Democrats gotten in.”
Watch the clip above courtesy of Fox News.
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