House Democrats Promised No ‘Partisan Pitchforks.’ They Lied.

“This has never been about impeachment,” Democrat Cindy Axne declared the day after the people of Iowa’s 3rd Congressional District elected her.
It was about “health care, schools, money in people’s pockets, better-paying jobs, helping our agriculture sector, those types of things,” Axne assured us.
This refrain was repeated throughout the country in swing districts last year.
“It would be inappropriate to use the ‘I’ word,” said Angie Craig, then running for Minnesota 2nd District. Elissa Slotkin, in Michigan’s 8th, described herself as a “Midwestern Democrat.” Impeachment wasn’t…