GOP Challenger Bill Weld: Trump Committed Treason & Therefore Must Be Executed
GOP primary challenger and former Massachusetts Gov. Bill Weld accused President Trump of committing “treason” during a phone call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, adding that the required punishment is death.
“Talk about pressuring a foreign country to interfere with and control a U.S. election. That’s not just undermining democratic institutions. That is treason,” Weld said Monday on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe.”
“It’s treason pure and simple, and the penalty for treason under the U.S. code is death. That’s the only penalty.”
Hosts Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski made no attempt to push back against Weld’s outrageous statement calling for