“I can’t imagine a scenario under which President Trump would be removed from office with 67 votes in the Senate,” McConnell told reporters in Kentucky, USA Today reported.

Rebuking House Democrats for “Trump derangement syndrome,” he also argued that the impeachment effort would take up time that the Senate should be using for important legislative business.

“Nothing is happening because House Democrats seized with Trump derangement syndrome are consumed with this argument with the president,” McConnell said.