Trump campaign manager calls impeachment inquiry a 'seditious conspiracy'

Trump campaign manager calls impeachment inquiry a 'seditious conspiracy'
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President TrumpDonald TrumpJan. 6 panel plans to subpoena Trump lawyer who advised on how to overturn election Texans chairman apologizes for 'China virus' remark Biden invokes Trump in bid to boost McAuliffe ahead of Election Day MORE's 2020 campaign manager Brad ParscaleBrad ParscaleAides tried to get Trump to stop attacking McCain in hopes of clinching Arizona: report MORE on Monday called the impeachment inquiry from House Democrats a "seditious conspiracy" to overthrow the president. 

"Nancy PelosiNancy PelosiOvernight On The Money — Senate Democrats lay out their tax plans Democrats haggle as deal comes into focus Dem hopes for infrastructure vote hit brick wall MORE should step down for betraying her oath of office and attempting to overthrow our great Republic," Parscale said, referring to the Speaker and California Democrat. 

Parscale's tweet follows similar rhetoric from Trump, who has likened the probe to a "coup" and suggested that Pelosi is guilty of "treason" for allowing it to happen.

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Trump has since publicly pushed both Ukraine and China to investigate Biden and has denied any wrongdoing. 

Asked for comment, Pelosi's deputy chief of staff Drew Hammill referred The Hill to a recent CBS News/YouGov poll which found that 63 percent of respondents said the Trump administration should cooperate with the House impeachment inquiry.