Today both sides in the impeachment trial are making their closing statements to the Senate. Jay Sekulow, one of the members of the Trump defense team, showed a video proving just how long the Democrats have been dreaming of impeachment.
Jay Sekulow deploys a compelling exhibit in his closing argument:
Video evidence of House Dems backing impeachment *before* Ukraine plot was exposed
This goes to the (political & legal) accusation that the House was out to get him apart from the facts it found in its probe
— Ari Melber (@AriMelber) February 3, 2020
The impeachment push started early and has included plenty of goalpost shifting along the way:
Jay Sekulow: "This entire campaign of impeachment that started from the very first day the president was inaugurated was partisan and it should never happen again." pic.twitter.com/PIrcmZCVxj
— ForAmerica (@ForAmerica) February 3, 2020
Jay Sekulow: the Democrat push to impeach the president started the day he took office.
— Steve Guest (@SteveGuest) February 3, 2020
Look and you could also find plenty of evidence that it started even before Trump took office.