Trump Pick For Supreme Court Doesn’t Think A President Should Be Subject To Investigation Or Prosecution While In Office

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Trump pick for the US Supreme Court, Brett Kavanaugh, apparently doesn’t think a president should be subject to investigation or prosecution while in office. Even though he laid out broad grounds for impeaching President Bill Clinton, more recently Kavanaugh has said that Bill Clinton shouldn’t have been investigated while in office.

US Congressman “Adam Schiff @RepAdamSchiff
Ever mindful of his self-interest, Trump has picked Brett Kavanaugh, who once wrote that he didn’t believe a sitting President should be subject to criminal investigation or prosecution.

Kavanaugh could be deciding vote on legal challenges to the Mueller investigation.” https://twitter.com/RepAdamSchiff/status/1016491715442692097 (Screenshot of page given in tweet is 1462 Minn Law Review 93:1454)

Nearly 20 years ago, working for the independent counsel Kenneth W. Starr, he [Kavanaugh] laid out broad grounds to impeach Mr. Clinton — words that Democrats can now seize on to apply to Mr. Trump and the Russia investigation

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