Washington D.C. – This morning, House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy (CA-23) joined Fox News’ “Fox & Friends” to discuss the beginning of the impeachment trial in the United States Senate. He highlighted that impeachment is the only item on the Democrats’ agenda, saying, “The fear I have, is if [House Democrats] were to stay in power, this would just continue.” He noted that America is so much bigger than this, and that there is so much more Congress should be doing.

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“Here is the President, overseas promoting America, and [the Democrats] are going to be over in the Senate, promoting this nightmare even further…

“…if it is based upon the phone call, we all have the transcript, we don’t need much time to go through it. You know what was said on both sides. There’s nothing in there that is impeachable. Let’s get back to doing what the American public wants us to do: the business at hand…

“…they realized their case is so weak, they are asking for now witnesses who they wouldn’t even subpoena themselves? They know what the end result here is. What’s going to happen one more time, [is that] the bipartisan vote is going to be opposed to this [impeachment]. This is exactly what Alexander Hamilton warned us about. The Democrats are appeasing the most Socialist wing of their party. And this is their entire agenda…

“…there has got to be a change. We have got to be working on what America thinks we should be working on, what we promised we would be working on…

“…America is so much bigger than this. We could do so much more in Congress.”