Maxine Waters won't run for president, will run to impeach Trump

  • Maxine Waters won't run for president, will run to impeach Trump

Maxine Waters won't run for president, will run to impeach Trump

Maxine Waters (D-CA), one of the leaders of the the impeach-Trump movement, encouraged more confidential leaking from the Trump administration.

"When you have people who are willing to challenge the establishment that is potentially risky for the establishment so no, I don't believe in censorship", she continued.

When asked why Tupac is her favorite rapper, Waters says that it was the late rapper's "sensitivity" and his hit "Dear Mama" that resonated with her. "I think he is going to connect the dots and I think we're nearing a constitutional crisis". Having been a congresswoman for 37 years (in November 2016 she was elected to her 14th term in the U.S. House of Representatives) Waters said she's always been outspoken, but with Trump's election, she's finally being heard.

Waters didn't mince words in her response, calling Trump "the most deplorable person" she had ever met.

"That's simply a rumor everybody", Waters said.

The California congresswoman also shot down rumors of a possible run at the White House in 2020, saying that the only thing she is running for is the impeachment of Donald Trump.

On Friday's episode of The View, Waters joined the talk show co-hosts for a roundtable discussion on politics, but since it was Auntie Maxine, the women had to bring up her online popularity-including her new hit single, "Reclaiming My Time". They are undermining him because they want to see him stop, they want us to do something.

Waters discussed her impeachment fantasy on Friday during an interview on ABC's "The View". "They want us to do something".

Envy quickly interrupted to remind Waters that those two descriptors have been used to describe former President Ronald Reagan, a lion of the conservative right.

"Whether it's the president of the United States of America or anybody in his cabinet, we will say to them 'we will resist you.' We will not allow you to damage this country in the way that you're doing", she said as she gripped her award. "I'm taking the gloves off and I'm going to step out, '" she said.