Tonight on “The Five,” Greg Gutfeld said you know you have a bad idea when opponents use it to make money.

Gutfeld said that Democrats are now using conservative pundits’ calls for impeachment to rally their base and raise money.

“The White House wants the loudest, crankiest voices to become the GOP face because that raises cash,” he said.

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Gutfeld said it shows Democrats’ desperation and is “almost a tacit acknowledgement of how poor a job Obama is doing.”

Meanwhile, House Speaker John Boehner said, “We have no plans to impeach the president […] it’s all a scam started by Democrats at the White House.”

Watch the monologue and hear the hosts of “The Five” react in the video above.

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