President Donald Trump on Tuesday shrugged off reported attempts to remove him by the invocation of the 25th Amendment, and suggested to reporters such an extreme effort would be actually an issue for his successor in the White House to deal with.
In his first public appearances since being banned from numerous social media platforms on Friday, Trump was calm and measured Tuesday.
He also called attempts at removing a sitting president “zero risk” for him while speaking in Texas.
According to ABC News, the president was speaking to reporters from the border wall in Alamo, Texas, when he addressed chatter of attempts in recent days to remove him from office. Trump touted border security before discussing the effort to remove him from the White House.
“Free speech is under assault like never before. The 25th Amendment is of zero risk to me, but will come back to haunt Joe