“Donald Trump along with his worst enablers must be tried for their crimes against our nation and Constitution,” Mr. Pascrell said. “Importantly, any further abuse of the sacred pardon power to shield criminals would itself be obstruction of justice, and any self-pardons would be illegal.”
Mr. Pascrell said “the entire Trump administration” must be fully investigated by DOJ and “any other relevant offices” in 2021.
He said Mr. Trump and members of his administration have committed “innumerable crimes” against the United States.
“He was rightly impeached by the House of Representatives,” Mr. Pascrell said. “He has engaged in treachery, in treason. He has all but given up on governing and protecting our nation and if he had a shred of dignity he would resign today.”
Mr. Pascrell, a member of the tax-writing House Ways