Online speculators increasing bets on early end to Trump presidency

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Betfair was also offering odds of 12/5 percent that Trump would leave office this year, implying a 27 percent chance that he would depart.

Could we be moving toward an impeachment process? Most have preferred a more cautious approach, calling for a special prosecutor to oversee the investigation into Trump officials' possible ties to Russian Federation.

A new poll taken shortly after Comey's firing indicates that Americans are steadily getting fed up with President Trump and impeachment is looking good.

United Kingdom political betting markets have exploded in recent years, with millions wagered last year ahead of surprising results of Britain's referendum on European Union membership and Trump's election which was the most bet-upon political event ever.

Both Nixon, who wasn't actually impeached, and Clinton, who was impeached by the House but acquitted by the Senate, were facing off against a hostile Congress controlled by the opposing party.

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"Once you way in, American people, there will be a difference in the attitudes about this", Green said in his speech.

Even if his all-Republican cabinet pulls that off, a two-thirds vote by Congress would still be needed to confirm the cabinet's judgment. To do that, he said, "we need to hear from Director Comey". The memo reportedly said that Trump had asked Comey to quash the investigation into former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn. Only the U.S. Senate can do this after a trial.

"We view impeachment proceedings as still at this stage quite unlikely", Krishna Guha, economist at Evercore ISI, said in a note, though he noted that the "tail risk" of such an improbable event "has fattened" since the Comey reports surfaced Tuesday.

Texas Congressman Al Green called for the impeachment of President Donald Trump on the floor of the Congress Wednesday morning, alleging Trump obstructed justice when he fired FBI Director James Comey last week.

"I do this because I believe in the great ideals that this country stands for: Liberty and justice for all", he said.

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While the White House denied access to the meeting to USA media, the Russians published photos of Trump smiling and shaking hands with his Russian guests, a move that angered the White House.

The problem, these more wary Democrats argue, is that so much of the playing field during next year's midterm elections is in states or districts favorable to Trump.

The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee has demanded memos, recordings and other materials that Comey may have prepared, with a deadline of next week. The House passed all 11 articles of impeachment, which, among other things, accused Johnson of illegally removing Secretary of War Edwin Stanton, an opponent of president's policies, from office.

Impeachment, of the President, by the House of Representatives is not a finding of guilt.

"I think we'll have director Comey come back to the Congress in fairly short order to testify before one committee or another", Schiff told reporters.

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Putin denied reports Wednesday that the President had shared highly classified information with the Russian foreign minister and ambassador in an Oval Office meeting last week.

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