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House will draft Trump impeachment articles, Pelosi says

House will draft Trump impeachment articles, Pelosi says

The U.S. House is pressing forward to draft articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump, Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced Thursday. ‘’Our democracy is what is at stake," Pelosi said somberly. “The president leaves us no choice but Read full article: House will draft Trump impeachment artic...→

House will draft Trump impeachment articles, Pelosi says

House will draft Trump impeachment articles, Pelosi says

The U.S. House is pressing forward to draft articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump, Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced Thursday. ‘’Our democracy is what is at stake," Pelosi said somberly. “The president leaves us no choice but Read full article: House will draft Trump impeachment artic...→

Andrew McCarthy: Trump impeachment trial and McConnell's proposed resolution -- The battle over witnesses

Andrew McCarthy: Trump impeachment trial and McConnell's proposed resolution -- The battle over witnesses

It is already easy to see what is likely to be the principal Democratic objection to the impeachment trial procedures resolution proposed by Senator McConnell. Read full article: Andrew McCarthy: Trump impeachment trial...→

Senate impeachment trial set to begin as Trump adds last-minute reinforcements to defense team

Senate impeachment trial set to begin as Trump adds last-minute reinforcements to defense team

After an opening salvo of back-and-forth arguments from President Trump's attorneys and Democrats' impeachment managers on Monday, Senate impeachment trial proceedings are set to begin at 1 p.m. ET on Tuesday with the expectation they will stretch well into a wild night on Capitol Hill -- even as key procedural questions, including the timeline for debate and whether additional witnesses will testify, remain undecided and hotly contentious. Read full article: Senate impeachment trial set to begin as...→

Trump taps 8 House Republicans for impeachment defense team

Trump taps 8 House Republicans for impeachment defense team

The president’s announcement said these individuals have provided guidance to the White House throughout the impeachment inquiry. Read full article: Trump taps 8 House Republicans for impea...→

McConnell Pushes to Speed Impeachment Trial as Trump Requests Swift Acquittal

McConnell Pushes to Speed Impeachment Trial as Trump Requests Swift Acquittal

Mr. Trump’s lawyers dismissed the validity of both articles of impeachment lodged against him — abuse of power and obstruction of Congress — because they do not state any specific violation of the law, advancing a constrained and widely rej Read full article: McConnell Pushes to Speed Impeachment Tr...→

The case against President Trump: Impeachment manager Rep. Hakeem Jeffries shares details

The case against President Trump: Impeachment manager Rep. Hakeem Jeffries shares details

In an exclusive interview with PIX11 News, Rep. Hakeem Jeffries opened up about the impeachment proceedings against President Trump. Read full article: The case against President Trump: Impeac...→

House Democrats bash impeachment trial process: ‘Complete miscarriage of justice’

House Democrats bash impeachment trial process: ‘Complete miscarriage of justice’

A House Democratic aide working on the Senate impeachment trial of President Trump told reporters Monday it’s a “complete miscarriage of justice” that they do not know the rules for the trial yet, even though it begins in less than 24 hours. Read full article: House Democrats bash impeachment trial p...→

Michael Goodwin: Trump impeachment trial is clearest evidence yet of a looming national crackup

Michael Goodwin: Trump impeachment trial is clearest evidence yet of a looming national crackup

For much of the last three years, the impeachment of President Trump seemed inevitable. The left refused to accept his 2016 victory and ­remained determined to end his tenure. Read full article: Michael Goodwin: Trump impeachment trial...→

Kimberly Guilfoyle to Newsmax TV: 'Sham' Impeachment Helping Trump Fundraise

Kimberly Guilfoyle to Newsmax TV: 'Sham' Impeachment Helping Trump Fundraise

President Donald Trump’s impeachment is a "sham," that has actually helped the Trump campaign rake in money, according to former Fox News host Kimberly Guilfoyle told Newsmax TV on Monday. Read full article: Kimberly Guilfoyle to Newsmax TV: 'Sham'...→

House impeachment managers call Trump 'Framers’ worst nightmare come to life' in new brief

House impeachment managers call Trump 'Framers’ worst nightmare come to life' in new brief

The House impeachment managers said on Monday that President Trump jeopardized national security and “orchestrated a cover-up unprecedented in the history of our Republic” in their response to the president’s legal team’s brief, and just a day before the Senate impeachment trial is slated to begin in earnest. Read full article: House impeachment managers call Trump 'F...→

Trump's legal team calls impeachment articles 'an affront to the Constitution,' urges quick acquittal in Senate

Trump's legal team calls impeachment articles 'an affront to the Constitution,' urges quick acquittal in Senate

"All of this is a dangerous perversion of the Constitution that the Senate should swiftly and roundly condemn," his defense wrote. Read full article: Trump's legal team calls impeachment art...→

House impeachment will be a ‘permanent stain’ on Dems’ legacy

House impeachment will be a ‘permanent stain’ on Dems’ legacy

The contrast could not have been starker. One picture showed House Speaker Nancy Pelosi smiling as she signed (with numerous pens) two articles of impeachment against President Trump. The other picture was of President Trump signing phase one of a new trade deal with China. Read full article: House impeachment will be a ‘permanent s...→

Trump Rejects Impeachment Charges as an Affront to Constitution

President Donald Trump on Monday rejected the Democrat-led House of Representatives' impeachment charges, describing the allegations that he had abused his power and obstructed Congress as affronts to the U.S. Constitution that must be rejected. Read full article: Trump Rejects Impeachment Charges as an ...→

Trump blasts Democrats over impeachment witnesses, says he received 'ZERO' fairness in House inquiry

Trump blasts Democrats over impeachment witnesses, says he received 'ZERO' fairness in House inquiry

President Trump on Monday blasted congressional Democrats for “zero fairness” in impeachment as it pertains to witnesses and the process in general just one day before the Senate trial officially begins. Read full article: Trump blasts Democrats over impeachment ...→

Senators who break their oath of impartiality to the Trump impeachment trial face little consequence

Senators who break their oath of impartiality to the Trump impeachment trial face little consequence

Democratic and Republican U.S. senators have been accused of partisanship over the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump. Read full article: Senators who break their oath of imparti...→

Bloomberg Would Cast Vote to Convict Trump in Impeachment Trial

Bloomberg Would Cast Vote to Convict Trump in Impeachment Trial

Former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg told NBC in a new interview that if he was in the Senate, he would vote to convict President Donald Trump in the impeachment trial. Read full article: Bloomberg Would Cast Vote to Convict Tru...→

Dems Threaten to Call Impeachment Witnesses in House If Not Senate

Dems Threaten to Call Impeachment Witnesses in House If Not Senate

House Democrat congressmen threaten to call new impeachment witnesses to testify in the House if they are not allowed to do so in the Senate. Read full article: Dems Threaten to Call Impeachment Witnes...→

McConnell Sets Rules for Trump Impeachment Trial, Allowing Vote on Witnesses, Documents

McConnell Sets Rules for Trump Impeachment Trial, Allowing Vote on Witnesses, Documents

Mitch McConnell will allot each side a total of 24 hours to present their arguments in Trump's impeachment trial, but the time must be confined to two working days, according to the text of his organizing resolution, which NBC News obtained Monday. Read full article: McConnell Sets Rules for Trump Impeachme...→

McConnell Unveils Rules for Trump Impeachment Trial

McConnell Unveils Rules for Trump Impeachment Trial

On Monday, the president’s lawyers asserted he did nothing wrong and urged the Senate to “swiftly reject” the charges against him. Read full article: McConnell Unveils Rules for Trump Impeac...→

Trump impeachment trial timeline

Trump impeachment trial timeline

Tuesday is a historic day — just the third time in American history that an impeachment trial will be held against a U.S. president.... Over the weekend, House impeachment managers submitted a 100-page brief arguing for Trump's removal from office. Read full article: Trump impeachment trial timeline...→

Bloomberg says impeachment is ‘not good,’ but would vote to convict Trump

Bloomberg says impeachment is ‘not good,’ but would vote to convict Trump

Former New York City mayor and 2020 presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg said Monday he would vote to convict President Donald Trump if he were in the Senate, but added that he views impeachmen… Read full article: Bloomberg says impeachment is ‘not good,...→

Trump Legal Brief: Impeachment 'Dangerous Perversion' of Constitution

Trump Legal Brief: Impeachment 'Dangerous Perversion' of Constitution

Trump's attorneys argued in a brief that the articles of impeachment passed by the House are a "dangerous perversion" of the Constitution. Read full article: Trump Legal Brief: Impeachment 'Dangerou...→

Kimberly Guilfoyle to Newsmax TV: 'Sham' Impeachment Helping Trump Fundraise

Kimberly Guilfoyle to Newsmax TV: 'Sham' Impeachment Helping Trump Fundraise

Former Fox News host Kimberly Guilfoyle told Newsmax TV on Monday that President Donald Trump’s impeachment is a "sham," that has actually helped the Trump campaign rake in money. Read full article: Kimberly Guilfoyle to Newsmax TV: 'Sham'...→

Jenna Ellis: Trump impeachment trial – Here are four legal problems House Democrats have to face

Jenna Ellis: Trump impeachment trial – Here are four legal problems House Democrats have to face

President Trump’s defense counsel has filed their legal brief on impeachment. It lays out the clear argument why the Senate constitutionally cannot even consider the two flimsy articles of impeachment. Read full article: Jenna Ellis: Trump impeachment trial – H...→

Trump team calls impeachment 'dangerous perversion of the Constitution' in lengthy filing

Trump team calls impeachment 'dangerous perversion of the Constitution' in lengthy filing

President Trump’s legal team called the House’s impeachment case a “dangerous perversion of the Constitution” in a brief filed Monday morning ahead of this week’s arguments to be held on the Senate floor. Read full article: Trump team calls impeachment 'dangerous ...→

Trump rips impeachment foes days before trial begins

Trump rips impeachment foes days before trial begins

Ahead of Tuesday’s opening arguments in his Senate impeachment trial President Trump tweeted that the House of Representatives was remiss in not seeking the testimony of his ex-national secur… Read full article: Trump rips impeachment foes days before ...→

As trial nears, Trump lawyers call impeachment case ‘flimsy’

As trial nears, Trump lawyers call impeachment case ‘flimsy’

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump's legal team asserted Monday that he did “absolutely nothing wrong," calling the impeachment case against him “flimsy" and a “dangerous perversion of the Constitution." The lawyers decried the impeachment process as rigged and insisted that... Read full article: As trial nears, Trump lawyers call impea...→

Trump Legal Team to Ask Senate for Speedy Acquittal in Impeachment Trial

Trump Legal Team to Ask Senate for Speedy Acquittal in Impeachment Trial

The day before the trial starts, the president’s lawyers will assert he did nothing wrong and dismiss the proceeding as “rigged.” Read full article: Trump Legal Team to Ask Senate for Speed...→

Bloomberg: ‘I’d Vote to Convict’ Trump in Impeachment Trial

Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg said he would vote to convict President Donald Trump if he were a senator because “there’s so much evidence that he acted inappropriately,” NBC News reports. Read full article: Bloomberg: ‘I’d Vote to Convict’ Trump i...→

McConnell Considers Rule For Trump Impeachment Trial

McConnell Considers Rule For Trump Impeachment Trial

In an attempt to prevent the Democrats from trying to drag out President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial for weeks, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is reportedly seriously considering setting a rule that the case can be dismissed quickly after . . . Read full article: McConnell Considers Rule For Trump Impea...→

Michael Bloomberg said he’d vote to convict Trump in impeachment trial

Michael Bloomberg said he’d vote to convict Trump in impeachment trial

Democratic presidential hopeful and billionaire Michael Bloomberg said he would vote to convict President Trump if he were in the U.S. Senate but that it would be better to let the voters decide whether Mr. Trump should remain in office. Read full article: Michael Bloomberg said he’d vote to conv...→

Trump recruits House allies for his defense

Trump recruits House allies for his defense

The White House didn’t specify in its statement what exactly the members would be doing, but it’s like they will serve in more of a public relations role. Read full article: Trump recruits House allies for his defe...→

Trump Impeachment Team Includes Meadows, Jordan, Ratcliffe

Trump Impeachment Team Includes Meadows, Jordan, Ratcliffe

The White House announced the line-up of Congressional lawmakers who will represent President Donald Trump at the Senate's impeachment trial.  Read full article: Trump Impeachment Team Includes Meadows,...→

Trump impeachment trial: What's next?

Trump impeachment trial: What's next?

President Donald Trump is facing an impeachment trial in the Republican-controlled U.S. Senate this week after House Democrats say the president abused his power and obstructed Congress. This will be the third impeachment trial in American history. Read full article: Trump impeachment trial: What's next?...→

Trump impeachment: How the Senate trial's first day may proceed, hour by hour

Trump impeachment: How the Senate trial's first day may proceed, hour by hour

Here is how things are expected go down Tuesday in the Senate for President Trump’s impeachment trial. Read full article: Trump impeachment: How the Senate trial'...→

Trump heading to Switzerland as impeachment trial reconvenes

The Democratic-controlled House impeached the Republican president last month for abuse of power and obstruction of Congress after it was revealed that he had pressed Ukraine’s president to announce investigations into former Vice President Read full article: Trump heading to Switzerland as impeachm...→

Amid Trump impeachment firestorm and other crises, 7 steps to find well-being: Opinion

Amid Trump impeachment firestorm and other crises, 7 steps to find well-being: Opinion

With Trump's impeachment trial looming as well as international and health crises, here are seven steps to a less anxious existence. Read full article: Amid Trump impeachment firestorm and oth...→

Trump Impeachment Trial

As President Donald Trump’s lawyers urged the Senate to dismiss what they are terming a “flimsy” impeachment case, Senators Dick Durbin and Tammy Duckworth are preparing to serve as jurors in the president’s trial. At an event honoring Dr. Read full article: Trump Impeachment Trial...→

Poll: Majority Oppose Conviction, Removal in Trump Impeachment

Poll: Majority Oppose Conviction, Removal in Trump Impeachment

A Gallup poll shows 93 percent of Republicans oppose a Senate impeachment conviction of Trump and 51 percent of Americans agree. Read full article: Poll: Majority Oppose Conviction, Remova...→

As his impeachment trial consumes Washington, Trump heads to Davos

As his impeachment trial consumes Washington, Trump heads to Davos

The president was scheduled to land Tuesday at the Swiss mountain summit of the world's elite, addressing the gathering hours before his Senate trial is scheduled to begin. Read full article: As his impeachment trial consumes Washin...→

Trump impeachment trial: What's next?

Trump impeachment trial: What's next?

President Donald Trump is facing an impeachment trial in the Republican-controlled U.S. Senate this week after House Democrats say the president abused his power and obstructed Congress. This will be the third impeachment trial in American history. Read full article: Trump impeachment trial: What's next?...→

Trump Legal Team Asks Senate for Speedy Acquittal in Impeachment Trial

Trump Legal Team Asks Senate for Speedy Acquittal in Impeachment Trial

The day before the trial starts, the president’s lawyers asserted he did nothing wrong and dismissed the proceeding as “rigged.” Read full article: Trump Legal Team Asks Senate for Speedy ...→

Trump lawyers seek quick rejection of Democrats' impeachment case

Trump lawyers seek quick rejection of Democrats' impeachment case

The lawyers argue Democrats didn’t present any evidence the president made any link between security assistance and a White House meeting with the new Ukrainian leader. Read full article: Trump lawyers seek quick rejection of De...→

As trial nears, Trump lawyers call impeachment case flimsy

As trial nears, Trump lawyers call impeachment case flimsy

President Donald Trump's legal team is asserting that he did “absolutely nothing wrong" and calling the impeachment case flimsy and a “dangerous perversion of the Constitution." Read full article: As trial nears, Trump lawyers call impea...→

Former GOP Senator Jeff Flake on impeachment: Republicans are on trial with Trump

Former GOP Senator Jeff Flake on impeachment: Republicans are on trial with Trump

Jeff Flake says the GOP's "cult of personality" of the president will hurt the party long-term, and that Republican senators can't win in battleground states if they block evidence from impeachment trial Read full article: Former GOP Senator Jeff Flake on impeach...→

Guide to the Trump impeachment trial: How it works, what to watch for and who’s in charge

Guide to the Trump impeachment trial: How it works, what to watch for and who’s in charge

A guide to understanding the procedures, rules, possible surprises and potential outcomes of the Trump impeachment trial. Read full article: Guide to the Trump impeachment trial: Ho...→

Andrew McCarthy: Trump impeachment trial and McConnell's proposed resolution -- The battle over witnesses

Andrew McCarthy: Trump impeachment trial and McConnell's proposed resolution -- The battle over witnesses

It is already easy to see what is likely to be the principal Democratic objection to the impeachment trial procedures resolution proposed by Senator McConnell. Read full article: Andrew McCarthy: Trump impeachment trial...→

Trump recruits House allies for his defense

Trump recruits House allies for his defense

The White House didn’t specify in its statement what exactly the members would be doing, but it’s like they will serve in more of a public relations role. Read full article: Trump recruits House allies for his defe...→

McConnell Sets Rules for Trump Impeachment Trial, Allowing Vote on Witnesses, Documents

McConnell Sets Rules for Trump Impeachment Trial, Allowing Vote on Witnesses, Documents

Mitch McConnell will allot each side a total of 24 hours to present their arguments in Trump's impeachment trial, but the time must be confined to two working days, according to the text of his organizing resolution, which NBC News obtained Monday. Read full article: McConnell Sets Rules for Trump Impeachme...→

Trump taps 8 House Republicans for impeachment defense team

Trump taps 8 House Republicans for impeachment defense team

The president’s announcement said these individuals have provided guidance to the White House throughout the impeachment inquiry. Read full article: Trump taps 8 House Republicans for impea...→

Trump impeachment trial: What's next?

Trump impeachment trial: What's next?

President Donald Trump is facing an impeachment trial in the Republican-controlled U.S. Senate this week after House Democrats say the president abused his power and obstructed Congress. This will be the third impeachment trial in American history. Read full article: Trump impeachment trial: What's next?...→

McConnell Unveils Rules for Trump Impeachment Trial

McConnell Unveils Rules for Trump Impeachment Trial

On Monday, the president’s lawyers asserted he did nothing wrong and urged the Senate to “swiftly reject” the charges against him. Read full article: McConnell Unveils Rules for Trump Impeac...→

The case against President Trump: Impeachment manager Rep. Hakeem Jeffries shares details

The case against President Trump: Impeachment manager Rep. Hakeem Jeffries shares details

In an exclusive interview with PIX11 News, Rep. Hakeem Jeffries opened up about the impeachment proceedings against President Trump. Read full article: The case against President Trump: Impeac...→

Trump heading to Switzerland as impeachment trial reconvenes

The Democratic-controlled House impeached the Republican president last month for abuse of power and obstruction of Congress after it was revealed that he had pressed Ukraine’s president to announce investigations into former Vice President Read full article: Trump heading to Switzerland as impeachm...→

Bloomberg says impeachment is ‘not good,’ but would vote to convict Trump

Bloomberg says impeachment is ‘not good,’ but would vote to convict Trump

Former New York City mayor and 2020 presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg said Monday he would vote to convict President Donald Trump if he were in the Senate, but added that he views impeachmen… Read full article: Bloomberg says impeachment is ‘not good,...→

Trump Impeachment Trial

As President Donald Trump’s lawyers urged the Senate to dismiss what they are terming a “flimsy” impeachment case, Senators Dick Durbin and Tammy Duckworth are preparing to serve as jurors in the president’s trial. At an event honoring Dr. Read full article: Trump Impeachment Trial...→

Trump Legal Brief: Impeachment 'Dangerous Perversion' of Constitution

Trump Legal Brief: Impeachment 'Dangerous Perversion' of Constitution

Trump's attorneys argued in a brief that the articles of impeachment passed by the House are a "dangerous perversion" of the Constitution. Read full article: Trump Legal Brief: Impeachment 'Dangerou...→

Kimberly Guilfoyle to Newsmax TV: 'Sham' Impeachment Helping Trump Fundraise

Kimberly Guilfoyle to Newsmax TV: 'Sham' Impeachment Helping Trump Fundraise

President Donald Trump’s impeachment is a "sham," that has actually helped the Trump campaign rake in money, according to former Fox News host Kimberly Guilfoyle told Newsmax TV on Monday. Read full article: Kimberly Guilfoyle to Newsmax TV: 'Sham'...→

As his impeachment trial consumes Washington, Trump heads to Davos

As his impeachment trial consumes Washington, Trump heads to Davos

The president was scheduled to land Tuesday at the Swiss mountain summit of the world's elite, addressing the gathering hours before his Senate trial is scheduled to begin. Read full article: As his impeachment trial consumes Washin...→

Jenna Ellis: Trump impeachment trial – Here are four legal problems House Democrats have to face

Jenna Ellis: Trump impeachment trial – Here are four legal problems House Democrats have to face

President Trump’s defense counsel has filed their legal brief on impeachment. It lays out the clear argument why the Senate constitutionally cannot even consider the two flimsy articles of impeachment. Read full article: Jenna Ellis: Trump impeachment trial – H...→

Trump's legal team calls impeachment articles 'an affront to the Constitution,' urges quick acquittal in Senate

Trump's legal team calls impeachment articles 'an affront to the Constitution,' urges quick acquittal in Senate

"All of this is a dangerous perversion of the Constitution that the Senate should swiftly and roundly condemn," his defense wrote. Read full article: Trump's legal team calls impeachment art...→

Trump Legal Team Asks Senate for Speedy Acquittal in Impeachment Trial

Trump Legal Team Asks Senate for Speedy Acquittal in Impeachment Trial

The day before the trial starts, the president’s lawyers asserted he did nothing wrong and dismissed the proceeding as “rigged.” Read full article: Trump Legal Team Asks Senate for Speedy ...→

Trump rips impeachment foes days before trial begins

Trump rips impeachment foes days before trial begins

Ahead of Tuesday’s opening arguments in his Senate impeachment trial President Trump tweeted that the House of Representatives was remiss in not seeking the testimony of his ex-national secur… Read full article: Trump rips impeachment foes days before ...→

Trump Rejects Impeachment Charges as an Affront to Constitution

President Donald Trump on Monday rejected the Democrat-led House of Representatives' impeachment charges, describing the allegations that he had abused his power and obstructed Congress as affronts to the U.S. Constitution that must be rejected. Read full article: Trump Rejects Impeachment Charges as an ...→

As trial nears, Trump lawyers call impeachment case flimsy

As trial nears, Trump lawyers call impeachment case flimsy

President Donald Trump's legal team is asserting that he did “absolutely nothing wrong" and calling the impeachment case flimsy and a “dangerous perversion of the Constitution." Read full article: As trial nears, Trump lawyers call impea...→

Trump Legal Team to Ask Senate for Speedy Acquittal in Impeachment Trial

Trump Legal Team to Ask Senate for Speedy Acquittal in Impeachment Trial

The day before the trial starts, the president’s lawyers will assert he did nothing wrong and dismiss the proceeding as “rigged.” Read full article: Trump Legal Team to Ask Senate for Speed...→

Former GOP Senator Jeff Flake on impeachment: Republicans are on trial with Trump

Former GOP Senator Jeff Flake on impeachment: Republicans are on trial with Trump

Jeff Flake says the GOP's "cult of personality" of the president will hurt the party long-term, and that Republican senators can't win in battleground states if they block evidence from impeachment trial Read full article: Former GOP Senator Jeff Flake on impeach...→

McConnell Considers Rule For Trump Impeachment Trial

McConnell Considers Rule For Trump Impeachment Trial

In an attempt to prevent the Democrats from trying to drag out President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial for weeks, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is reportedly seriously considering setting a rule that the case can be dismissed quickly after . . . Read full article: McConnell Considers Rule For Trump Impea...→

Bloomberg Would Cast Vote to Convict Trump in Impeachment Trial

Bloomberg Would Cast Vote to Convict Trump in Impeachment Trial

Former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg told NBC in a new interview that if he was in the Senate, he would vote to convict President Donald Trump in the impeachment trial. Read full article: Bloomberg Would Cast Vote to Convict Tru...→

Dems Threaten to Call Impeachment Witnesses in House If Not Senate

Dems Threaten to Call Impeachment Witnesses in House If Not Senate

House Democrat congressmen threaten to call new impeachment witnesses to testify in the House if they are not allowed to do so in the Senate. Read full article: Dems Threaten to Call Impeachment Witnes...→

Senate impeachment trial set to begin as Trump adds last-minute reinforcements to defense team

Senate impeachment trial set to begin as Trump adds last-minute reinforcements to defense team

After an opening salvo of back-and-forth arguments from President Trump's attorneys and Democrats' impeachment managers on Monday, Senate impeachment trial proceedings are set to begin at 1 p.m. ET on Tuesday with the expectation they will stretch well into a wild night on Capitol Hill -- even as key procedural questions, including the timeline for debate and whether additional witnesses will testify, remain undecided and hotly contentious. Read full article: Senate impeachment trial set to begin as...→

Trump Impeachment Team Includes Meadows, Jordan, Ratcliffe

Trump Impeachment Team Includes Meadows, Jordan, Ratcliffe

The White House announced the line-up of Congressional lawmakers who will represent President Donald Trump at the Senate's impeachment trial.  Read full article: Trump Impeachment Team Includes Meadows,...→

McConnell Pushes to Speed Impeachment Trial as Trump Requests Swift Acquittal

McConnell Pushes to Speed Impeachment Trial as Trump Requests Swift Acquittal

Mr. Trump’s lawyers dismissed the validity of both articles of impeachment lodged against him — abuse of power and obstruction of Congress — because they do not state any specific violation of the law, advancing a constrained and widely rej Read full article: McConnell Pushes to Speed Impeachment Tr...→

Trump impeachment: How the Senate trial's first day may proceed, hour by hour

Trump impeachment: How the Senate trial's first day may proceed, hour by hour

Here is how things are expected go down Tuesday in the Senate for President Trump’s impeachment trial. Read full article: Trump impeachment: How the Senate trial'...→

Trump impeachment trial timeline

Trump impeachment trial timeline

Tuesday is a historic day — just the third time in American history that an impeachment trial will be held against a U.S. president.... Over the weekend, House impeachment managers submitted a 100-page brief arguing for Trump's removal from office. Read full article: Trump impeachment trial timeline...→

House Democrats bash impeachment trial process: ‘Complete miscarriage of justice’

House Democrats bash impeachment trial process: ‘Complete miscarriage of justice’

A House Democratic aide working on the Senate impeachment trial of President Trump told reporters Monday it’s a “complete miscarriage of justice” that they do not know the rules for the trial yet, even though it begins in less than 24 hours. Read full article: House Democrats bash impeachment trial p...→

Amid Trump impeachment firestorm and other crises, 7 steps to find well-being: Opinion

Amid Trump impeachment firestorm and other crises, 7 steps to find well-being: Opinion

With Trump's impeachment trial looming as well as international and health crises, here are seven steps to a less anxious existence. Read full article: Amid Trump impeachment firestorm and oth...→

Michael Goodwin: Trump impeachment trial is clearest evidence yet of a looming national crackup

Michael Goodwin: Trump impeachment trial is clearest evidence yet of a looming national crackup

For much of the last three years, the impeachment of President Trump seemed inevitable. The left refused to accept his 2016 victory and ­remained determined to end his tenure. Read full article: Michael Goodwin: Trump impeachment trial...→

Poll: Majority Oppose Conviction, Removal in Trump Impeachment

Poll: Majority Oppose Conviction, Removal in Trump Impeachment

A Gallup poll shows 93 percent of Republicans oppose a Senate impeachment conviction of Trump and 51 percent of Americans agree. Read full article: Poll: Majority Oppose Conviction, Remova...→

Kimberly Guilfoyle to Newsmax TV: 'Sham' Impeachment Helping Trump Fundraise

Kimberly Guilfoyle to Newsmax TV: 'Sham' Impeachment Helping Trump Fundraise

Former Fox News host Kimberly Guilfoyle told Newsmax TV on Monday that President Donald Trump’s impeachment is a "sham," that has actually helped the Trump campaign rake in money. Read full article: Kimberly Guilfoyle to Newsmax TV: 'Sham'...→

House impeachment managers call Trump 'Framers’ worst nightmare come to life' in new brief

House impeachment managers call Trump 'Framers’ worst nightmare come to life' in new brief

The House impeachment managers said on Monday that President Trump jeopardized national security and “orchestrated a cover-up unprecedented in the history of our Republic” in their response to the president’s legal team’s brief, and just a day before the Senate impeachment trial is slated to begin in earnest. Read full article: House impeachment managers call Trump 'F...→

Trump impeachment trial: What's next?

Trump impeachment trial: What's next?

President Donald Trump is facing an impeachment trial in the Republican-controlled U.S. Senate this week after House Democrats say the president abused his power and obstructed Congress. This will be the third impeachment trial in American history. Read full article: Trump impeachment trial: What's next?...→

Trump team calls impeachment 'dangerous perversion of the Constitution' in lengthy filing

Trump team calls impeachment 'dangerous perversion of the Constitution' in lengthy filing

President Trump’s legal team called the House’s impeachment case a “dangerous perversion of the Constitution” in a brief filed Monday morning ahead of this week’s arguments to be held on the Senate floor. Read full article: Trump team calls impeachment 'dangerous ...→

House impeachment will be a ‘permanent stain’ on Dems’ legacy

House impeachment will be a ‘permanent stain’ on Dems’ legacy

The contrast could not have been starker. One picture showed House Speaker Nancy Pelosi smiling as she signed (with numerous pens) two articles of impeachment against President Trump. The other picture was of President Trump signing phase one of a new trade deal with China. Read full article: House impeachment will be a ‘permanent s...→

Trump lawyers seek quick rejection of Democrats' impeachment case

Trump lawyers seek quick rejection of Democrats' impeachment case

The lawyers argue Democrats didn’t present any evidence the president made any link between security assistance and a White House meeting with the new Ukrainian leader. Read full article: Trump lawyers seek quick rejection of De...→

As trial nears, Trump lawyers call impeachment case ‘flimsy’

As trial nears, Trump lawyers call impeachment case ‘flimsy’

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump's legal team asserted Monday that he did “absolutely nothing wrong," calling the impeachment case against him “flimsy" and a “dangerous perversion of the Constitution." The lawyers decried the impeachment process as rigged and insisted that... Read full article: As trial nears, Trump lawyers call impea...→

Trump blasts Democrats over impeachment witnesses, says he received 'ZERO' fairness in House inquiry

Trump blasts Democrats over impeachment witnesses, says he received 'ZERO' fairness in House inquiry

President Trump on Monday blasted congressional Democrats for “zero fairness” in impeachment as it pertains to witnesses and the process in general just one day before the Senate trial officially begins. Read full article: Trump blasts Democrats over impeachment ...→

Bloomberg: ‘I’d Vote to Convict’ Trump in Impeachment Trial

Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg said he would vote to convict President Donald Trump if he were a senator because “there’s so much evidence that he acted inappropriately,” NBC News reports. Read full article: Bloomberg: ‘I’d Vote to Convict’ Trump i...→

Senators who break their oath of impartiality to the Trump impeachment trial face little consequence

Senators who break their oath of impartiality to the Trump impeachment trial face little consequence

Democratic and Republican U.S. senators have been accused of partisanship over the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump. Read full article: Senators who break their oath of imparti...→

Guide to the Trump impeachment trial: How it works, what to watch for and who’s in charge

Guide to the Trump impeachment trial: How it works, what to watch for and who’s in charge

A guide to understanding the procedures, rules, possible surprises and potential outcomes of the Trump impeachment trial. Read full article: Guide to the Trump impeachment trial: Ho...→

Michael Bloomberg said he’d vote to convict Trump in impeachment trial

Michael Bloomberg said he’d vote to convict Trump in impeachment trial

Democratic presidential hopeful and billionaire Michael Bloomberg said he would vote to convict President Trump if he were in the U.S. Senate but that it would be better to let the voters decide whether Mr. Trump should remain in office. Read full article: Michael Bloomberg said he’d vote to conv...→

Andrew McCarthy: Trump impeachment trial and McConnell's proposed resolution -- The battle over witnesses

Andrew McCarthy: Trump impeachment trial and McConnell's proposed resolution -- The battle over witnesses

It is already easy to see what is likely to be the principal Democratic objection to the impeachment trial procedures resolution proposed by Senator McConnell. Read full article: Andrew McCarthy: Trump impeachment trial...→

Dems Threaten to Call Impeachment Witnesses in House If Not Senate

Dems Threaten to Call Impeachment Witnesses in House If Not Senate

House Democrat congressmen threaten to call new impeachment witnesses to testify in the House if they are not allowed to do so in the Senate. Read full article: Dems Threaten to Call Impeachment Witnes...→

Trump recruits House allies for his defense

Trump recruits House allies for his defense

The White House didn’t specify in its statement what exactly the members would be doing, but it’s like they will serve in more of a public relations role. Read full article: Trump recruits House allies for his defe...→

Senate impeachment trial set to begin as Trump adds last-minute reinforcements to defense team

Senate impeachment trial set to begin as Trump adds last-minute reinforcements to defense team

After an opening salvo of back-and-forth arguments from President Trump's attorneys and Democrats' impeachment managers on Monday, Senate impeachment trial proceedings are set to begin at 1 p.m. ET on Tuesday with the expectation they will stretch well into a wild night on Capitol Hill -- even as key procedural questions, including the timeline for debate and whether additional witnesses will testify, remain undecided and hotly contentious. Read full article: Senate impeachment trial set to begin as...→

McConnell Sets Rules for Trump Impeachment Trial, Allowing Vote on Witnesses, Documents

McConnell Sets Rules for Trump Impeachment Trial, Allowing Vote on Witnesses, Documents

Mitch McConnell will allot each side a total of 24 hours to present their arguments in Trump's impeachment trial, but the time must be confined to two working days, according to the text of his organizing resolution, which NBC News obtained Monday. Read full article: McConnell Sets Rules for Trump Impeachme...→

Trump Impeachment Team Includes Meadows, Jordan, Ratcliffe

Trump Impeachment Team Includes Meadows, Jordan, Ratcliffe

The White House announced the line-up of Congressional lawmakers who will represent President Donald Trump at the Senate's impeachment trial.  Read full article: Trump Impeachment Team Includes Meadows,...→

Trump taps 8 House Republicans for impeachment defense team

Trump taps 8 House Republicans for impeachment defense team

The president’s announcement said these individuals have provided guidance to the White House throughout the impeachment inquiry. Read full article: Trump taps 8 House Republicans for impea...→

Trump impeachment trial: What's next?

Trump impeachment trial: What's next?

President Donald Trump is facing an impeachment trial in the Republican-controlled U.S. Senate this week after House Democrats say the president abused his power and obstructed Congress. This will be the third impeachment trial in American history. Read full article: Trump impeachment trial: What's next?...→

McConnell Pushes to Speed Impeachment Trial as Trump Requests Swift Acquittal

McConnell Pushes to Speed Impeachment Trial as Trump Requests Swift Acquittal

Mr. Trump’s lawyers dismissed the validity of both articles of impeachment lodged against him — abuse of power and obstruction of Congress — because they do not state any specific violation of the law, advancing a constrained and widely rej Read full article: McConnell Pushes to Speed Impeachment Tr...→

McConnell Unveils Rules for Trump Impeachment Trial

McConnell Unveils Rules for Trump Impeachment Trial

On Monday, the president’s lawyers asserted he did nothing wrong and urged the Senate to “swiftly reject” the charges against him. Read full article: McConnell Unveils Rules for Trump Impeac...→

Trump impeachment: How the Senate trial's first day may proceed, hour by hour

Trump impeachment: How the Senate trial's first day may proceed, hour by hour

Here is how things are expected go down Tuesday in the Senate for President Trump’s impeachment trial. Read full article: Trump impeachment: How the Senate trial'...→

The case against President Trump: Impeachment manager Rep. Hakeem Jeffries shares details

The case against President Trump: Impeachment manager Rep. Hakeem Jeffries shares details

In an exclusive interview with PIX11 News, Rep. Hakeem Jeffries opened up about the impeachment proceedings against President Trump. Read full article: The case against President Trump: Impeac...→

Trump impeachment trial timeline

Trump impeachment trial timeline

Tuesday is a historic day — just the third time in American history that an impeachment trial will be held against a U.S. president.... Over the weekend, House impeachment managers submitted a 100-page brief arguing for Trump's removal from office. Read full article: Trump impeachment trial timeline...→

Trump heading to Switzerland as impeachment trial reconvenes

The Democratic-controlled House impeached the Republican president last month for abuse of power and obstruction of Congress after it was revealed that he had pressed Ukraine’s president to announce investigations into former Vice President Read full article: Trump heading to Switzerland as impeachm...→

House Democrats bash impeachment trial process: ‘Complete miscarriage of justice’

House Democrats bash impeachment trial process: ‘Complete miscarriage of justice’

A House Democratic aide working on the Senate impeachment trial of President Trump told reporters Monday it’s a “complete miscarriage of justice” that they do not know the rules for the trial yet, even though it begins in less than 24 hours. Read full article: House Democrats bash impeachment trial p...→

Bloomberg says impeachment is ‘not good,’ but would vote to convict Trump

Bloomberg says impeachment is ‘not good,’ but would vote to convict Trump

Former New York City mayor and 2020 presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg said Monday he would vote to convict President Donald Trump if he were in the Senate, but added that he views impeachmen… Read full article: Bloomberg says impeachment is ‘not good,...→

Amid Trump impeachment firestorm and other crises, 7 steps to find well-being: Opinion

Amid Trump impeachment firestorm and other crises, 7 steps to find well-being: Opinion

With Trump's impeachment trial looming as well as international and health crises, here are seven steps to a less anxious existence. Read full article: Amid Trump impeachment firestorm and oth...→

Trump Impeachment Trial

As President Donald Trump’s lawyers urged the Senate to dismiss what they are terming a “flimsy” impeachment case, Senators Dick Durbin and Tammy Duckworth are preparing to serve as jurors in the president’s trial. At an event honoring Dr. Read full article: Trump Impeachment Trial...→

Michael Goodwin: Trump impeachment trial is clearest evidence yet of a looming national crackup

Michael Goodwin: Trump impeachment trial is clearest evidence yet of a looming national crackup

For much of the last three years, the impeachment of President Trump seemed inevitable. The left refused to accept his 2016 victory and ­remained determined to end his tenure. Read full article: Michael Goodwin: Trump impeachment trial...→

Trump Legal Brief: Impeachment 'Dangerous Perversion' of Constitution

Trump Legal Brief: Impeachment 'Dangerous Perversion' of Constitution

Trump's attorneys argued in a brief that the articles of impeachment passed by the House are a "dangerous perversion" of the Constitution. Read full article: Trump Legal Brief: Impeachment 'Dangerou...→

Poll: Majority Oppose Conviction, Removal in Trump Impeachment

Poll: Majority Oppose Conviction, Removal in Trump Impeachment

A Gallup poll shows 93 percent of Republicans oppose a Senate impeachment conviction of Trump and 51 percent of Americans agree. Read full article: Poll: Majority Oppose Conviction, Remova...→

Kimberly Guilfoyle to Newsmax TV: 'Sham' Impeachment Helping Trump Fundraise

Kimberly Guilfoyle to Newsmax TV: 'Sham' Impeachment Helping Trump Fundraise

President Donald Trump’s impeachment is a "sham," that has actually helped the Trump campaign rake in money, according to former Fox News host Kimberly Guilfoyle told Newsmax TV on Monday. Read full article: Kimberly Guilfoyle to Newsmax TV: 'Sham'...→

Kimberly Guilfoyle to Newsmax TV: 'Sham' Impeachment Helping Trump Fundraise

Kimberly Guilfoyle to Newsmax TV: 'Sham' Impeachment Helping Trump Fundraise

Former Fox News host Kimberly Guilfoyle told Newsmax TV on Monday that President Donald Trump’s impeachment is a "sham," that has actually helped the Trump campaign rake in money. Read full article: Kimberly Guilfoyle to Newsmax TV: 'Sham'...→

As his impeachment trial consumes Washington, Trump heads to Davos

As his impeachment trial consumes Washington, Trump heads to Davos

The president was scheduled to land Tuesday at the Swiss mountain summit of the world's elite, addressing the gathering hours before his Senate trial is scheduled to begin. Read full article: As his impeachment trial consumes Washin...→

House impeachment managers call Trump 'Framers’ worst nightmare come to life' in new brief

House impeachment managers call Trump 'Framers’ worst nightmare come to life' in new brief

The House impeachment managers said on Monday that President Trump jeopardized national security and “orchestrated a cover-up unprecedented in the history of our Republic” in their response to the president’s legal team’s brief, and just a day before the Senate impeachment trial is slated to begin in earnest. Read full article: House impeachment managers call Trump 'F...→

Jenna Ellis: Trump impeachment trial – Here are four legal problems House Democrats have to face

Jenna Ellis: Trump impeachment trial – Here are four legal problems House Democrats have to face

President Trump’s defense counsel has filed their legal brief on impeachment. It lays out the clear argument why the Senate constitutionally cannot even consider the two flimsy articles of impeachment. Read full article: Jenna Ellis: Trump impeachment trial – H...→

Trump impeachment trial: What's next?

Trump impeachment trial: What's next?

President Donald Trump is facing an impeachment trial in the Republican-controlled U.S. Senate this week after House Democrats say the president abused his power and obstructed Congress. This will be the third impeachment trial in American history. Read full article: Trump impeachment trial: What's next?...→

Trump's legal team calls impeachment articles 'an affront to the Constitution,' urges quick acquittal in Senate

Trump's legal team calls impeachment articles 'an affront to the Constitution,' urges quick acquittal in Senate

"All of this is a dangerous perversion of the Constitution that the Senate should swiftly and roundly condemn," his defense wrote. Read full article: Trump's legal team calls impeachment art...→

Trump team calls impeachment 'dangerous perversion of the Constitution' in lengthy filing

Trump team calls impeachment 'dangerous perversion of the Constitution' in lengthy filing

President Trump’s legal team called the House’s impeachment case a “dangerous perversion of the Constitution” in a brief filed Monday morning ahead of this week’s arguments to be held on the Senate floor. Read full article: Trump team calls impeachment 'dangerous ...→

Trump Legal Team Asks Senate for Speedy Acquittal in Impeachment Trial

Trump Legal Team Asks Senate for Speedy Acquittal in Impeachment Trial

The day before the trial starts, the president’s lawyers asserted he did nothing wrong and dismissed the proceeding as “rigged.” Read full article: Trump Legal Team Asks Senate for Speedy ...→

House impeachment will be a ‘permanent stain’ on Dems’ legacy

House impeachment will be a ‘permanent stain’ on Dems’ legacy

The contrast could not have been starker. One picture showed House Speaker Nancy Pelosi smiling as she signed (with numerous pens) two articles of impeachment against President Trump. The other picture was of President Trump signing phase one of a new trade deal with China. Read full article: House impeachment will be a ‘permanent s...→

Trump rips impeachment foes days before trial begins

Trump rips impeachment foes days before trial begins

Ahead of Tuesday’s opening arguments in his Senate impeachment trial President Trump tweeted that the House of Representatives was remiss in not seeking the testimony of his ex-national secur… Read full article: Trump rips impeachment foes days before ...→

Trump lawyers seek quick rejection of Democrats' impeachment case

Trump lawyers seek quick rejection of Democrats' impeachment case

The lawyers argue Democrats didn’t present any evidence the president made any link between security assistance and a White House meeting with the new Ukrainian leader. Read full article: Trump lawyers seek quick rejection of De...→

Trump Rejects Impeachment Charges as an Affront to Constitution

President Donald Trump on Monday rejected the Democrat-led House of Representatives' impeachment charges, describing the allegations that he had abused his power and obstructed Congress as affronts to the U.S. Constitution that must be rejected. Read full article: Trump Rejects Impeachment Charges as an ...→

As trial nears, Trump lawyers call impeachment case ‘flimsy’

As trial nears, Trump lawyers call impeachment case ‘flimsy’

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump's legal team asserted Monday that he did “absolutely nothing wrong," calling the impeachment case against him “flimsy" and a “dangerous perversion of the Constitution." The lawyers decried the impeachment process as rigged and insisted that... Read full article: As trial nears, Trump lawyers call impea...→

As trial nears, Trump lawyers call impeachment case flimsy

As trial nears, Trump lawyers call impeachment case flimsy

President Donald Trump's legal team is asserting that he did “absolutely nothing wrong" and calling the impeachment case flimsy and a “dangerous perversion of the Constitution." Read full article: As trial nears, Trump lawyers call impea...→

Trump blasts Democrats over impeachment witnesses, says he received 'ZERO' fairness in House inquiry

Trump blasts Democrats over impeachment witnesses, says he received 'ZERO' fairness in House inquiry

President Trump on Monday blasted congressional Democrats for “zero fairness” in impeachment as it pertains to witnesses and the process in general just one day before the Senate trial officially begins. Read full article: Trump blasts Democrats over impeachment ...→

Trump Legal Team to Ask Senate for Speedy Acquittal in Impeachment Trial

Trump Legal Team to Ask Senate for Speedy Acquittal in Impeachment Trial

The day before the trial starts, the president’s lawyers will assert he did nothing wrong and dismiss the proceeding as “rigged.” Read full article: Trump Legal Team to Ask Senate for Speed...→

Bloomberg: ‘I’d Vote to Convict’ Trump in Impeachment Trial

Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg said he would vote to convict President Donald Trump if he were a senator because “there’s so much evidence that he acted inappropriately,” NBC News reports. Read full article: Bloomberg: ‘I’d Vote to Convict’ Trump i...→

Former GOP Senator Jeff Flake on impeachment: Republicans are on trial with Trump

Former GOP Senator Jeff Flake on impeachment: Republicans are on trial with Trump

Jeff Flake says the GOP's "cult of personality" of the president will hurt the party long-term, and that Republican senators can't win in battleground states if they block evidence from impeachment trial Read full article: Former GOP Senator Jeff Flake on impeach...→

Senators who break their oath of impartiality to the Trump impeachment trial face little consequence

Senators who break their oath of impartiality to the Trump impeachment trial face little consequence

Democratic and Republican U.S. senators have been accused of partisanship over the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump. Read full article: Senators who break their oath of imparti...→

McConnell Considers Rule For Trump Impeachment Trial

McConnell Considers Rule For Trump Impeachment Trial

In an attempt to prevent the Democrats from trying to drag out President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial for weeks, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is reportedly seriously considering setting a rule that the case can be dismissed quickly after . . . Read full article: McConnell Considers Rule For Trump Impea...→

Guide to the Trump impeachment trial: How it works, what to watch for and who’s in charge

Guide to the Trump impeachment trial: How it works, what to watch for and who’s in charge

A guide to understanding the procedures, rules, possible surprises and potential outcomes of the Trump impeachment trial. Read full article: Guide to the Trump impeachment trial: Ho...→

Bloomberg Would Cast Vote to Convict Trump in Impeachment Trial

Bloomberg Would Cast Vote to Convict Trump in Impeachment Trial

Former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg told NBC in a new interview that if he was in the Senate, he would vote to convict President Donald Trump in the impeachment trial. Read full article: Bloomberg Would Cast Vote to Convict Tru...→

Michael Bloomberg said he’d vote to convict Trump in impeachment trial

Michael Bloomberg said he’d vote to convict Trump in impeachment trial

Democratic presidential hopeful and billionaire Michael Bloomberg said he would vote to convict President Trump if he were in the U.S. Senate but that it would be better to let the voters decide whether Mr. Trump should remain in office. Read full article: Michael Bloomberg said he’d vote to conv...→