Sen. Cory Booker is famous for (or wants to be famous for) his crusades, but following the release of the Mueller report on Thursday, the would-be Spartacus is retreating from his party's long flirtation with impeaching Trump.
On Friday, Sen. Elizabeth Warren became the first 2020 Dem to call for immediate impeachment post-Mueller report.
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House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer on Thursday voiced the establishment Democrat line on impeachment, saying what Speaker Pelosi has said several times since taking the gavel.
Booker's position was less firm in opposing impeachment than Hoyer's, but the fact that it wasn't full-throated endorsement might still mean fallout from the Democratic base.