Poll: Democratic support for impeachment grows

Sixty-seven percent of self-identified Democratic respondents said lawmakers should begin impeachment proceedings, the first step toward removing a president from office, according to the poll released Wednesday, an increase from the 59 percent of Democrats who favored impeachment in an April survey.

Eighteen percent of Democrats said lawmakers should not begin impeaching Trump, and 15 percent said they did not know…

The poll results come after Trump told ABC News last week that he likely would accept information on a political rival if it were offered by a foreign government during the 2020 campaign. He added he might not report such an offer to the FBI, calling it “oppo research.”