Trump: Democrats changing impeachment guidelines hours before next hearing

President TrumpDonald John TrumpFormer employees critique EPA under Trump in new report Fired State Department watchdog says Pompeo aide attempted to 'bully' him over investigations Virginia senator calls for Barr to resign over order to clear protests MORE claimed in a Sunday tweet that Democrats are changing impeachment guidelines hours before the next House Judiciary Committee hearing.

Trump said the "No Due Process, Do Nothing Democrats" chose to adjust the guidelines 48 hours before the "Impeachment Hearing Hoax" scheduled for Monday because "the facts are not on their side."

“When you can’t win the game, change the rules!” he added. 


The Judiciary Committee on Saturday released a report from the majority staff explaining the constitutional grounds for impeaching Trump after Speaker Nancy PelosiNancy PelosiPelosi scoffs at comparison between Trump and Churchill: 'I think they're hallucinating' Republicans stand by Esper after public break with Trump Pelosi joins protests against George Floyd's death outside Capitol MORE (D-Calif.) said earlier in the week that the House would draft articles of impeachment.

The report also lays out the impeachment inquiry process conducted in the House, which GOP lawmakers and Trump have criticized.

The committee will hear evidence against Trump in a hearing Monday after last week's hearing with constitutional experts.