How to handle the Trump administration’s impeachment threat

President Donald Trump on Tuesday ordered the House Judiciary Committee to hold a hearing on the possibility of impeachment, according to The Hill.

The decision came hours after Trump threatened to “totally destroy” the House if lawmakers failed to act to impeach him.

Trump said on Twitter on Monday that if Democrats fail to impeak him, he will “truly destroy the Republican Party and the Republic.”

The Hill’s Michael Beckel reports that the House will hold its first hearing on impeachment this week.