“Richard B. Cheney . warrants impeachment and trial and removal from office.”
– Rep. Dennis Kucinich (D-Ohio), introducing legislation to impeach Vice President Dick Cheney on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives yesterday. Kucinich’s fellow Democrats tried to defeat the resolution, but it passed, thanks to Republican support. The Republicans hope to embarrass the Democrats by forcing them to discuss the resolution on the floor.