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Pelosi: House will draft articles of impeachment against Trump

Pelosi: House will draft articles of impeachment against Trump

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., criticized Democrats for focusing on impeachment over other issues, though many House-passed bills are waiting for action in his chamber. Read full article: Pelosi: House will draft articles of imp...→

Pelosi: House will draft articles of impeachment against Trump

Pelosi: House will draft articles of impeachment against Trump

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., criticized Democrats for focusing on impeachment over other issues, though many House-passed bills are waiting for action in his chamber. Read full article: Pelosi: House will draft articles of imp...→

Trump impeachment trial live updates: Senators to ask written questions to both sides

Trump impeachment trial live updates: Senators to ask written questions to both sides

President Trump's Senate impeachment trial enters a new phase Wednesday, when senators begin up to 16 hours of questions to the House managers and defense team. Read full article: Trump impeachment trial live updates: Se...→

Impeachment Report: Dems Manchin, Jones, Sinema May Vote to Acquit Trump

Impeachment Report: Dems Manchin, Jones, Sinema May Vote to Acquit Trump

Three Democrat senators — Joe Manchin, Doug Jones, and Kyrsten Sinema — are considering a vote to acquit President Donald Trump. Read full article: Impeachment Report: Dems Manchin, Jones,...→

Pompeo makes first trip to Ukraine amid heavy criticism and Trump impeachment trial

Pompeo makes first trip to Ukraine amid heavy criticism and Trump impeachment trial

While all eyes are on Washington during Trump's impeachment trial, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo heads to the country in the center of the scandal: Ukraine. Read full article: Pompeo makes first trip to Ukraine amid ...→

Watch live: Trump signs USMCA at White House

Watch live: Trump signs USMCA at White House

The signing comes as senators begin asking their questions during the president's impeachment trial. Read full article: Watch live: Trump signs USMCA at White H...→

Trump attacks Bolton as impeachment trial heats up - Breitbart

Trump attacks Bolton as impeachment trial heats up - Breitbart

Washington (AFP) – US President Donald Trump on Wednesday ratcheted up attacks on his former national security advisor John Bolton, whose upcoming Read full article: Trump attacks Bolton as impeachment tria...→

Refuse Fascism plans anti-Trump protest outside Senate impeachment tri

Refuse Fascism plans anti-Trump protest outside Senate impeachment tri

Anti-Trump activists are planning to rally outside the Senate ahead of Wednesday's impeachment proceedings and then march through the city during the afternoon rush-hour commute. Read full article: Refuse Fascism plans anti-Trump protest ...→

What to expect from the Q&A phase of the Trump impeachment trial

What to expect from the Q&A phase of the Trump impeachment trial

Senators will have 16 hours to grill lawyers from the White House and the House managers before deciding whether to hear from witnesses. Read full article: What to expect from the Q&A phase of the...→

Jared Kushner says Trump is

Jared Kushner says Trump is "totally vindicated" by Senate impeachment trial defense: "He's done nothing wrong"

President Donald Trump's son-in-law told CNN the Ukraine actions are "very easy to defend" because House managers "don't really have any legitimate accusations." Read full article: Jared Kushner says Trump is "totally vin...→

Trump looks to sign trade deal, show wins during impeachment | WTOP

President Donald Trump is eager to show off a big policy win during his impeachment trial by signing into law a major rewrite of the rules of trade with Canada and Mexico. Read full article: Trump looks to sign trade deal, show win...→

Charles Hurt: Most Americans have 'tuned out' impeachment trial, showing why Trump was elected in the first place

Charles Hurt: Most Americans have 'tuned out' impeachment trial, showing why Trump was elected in the first place

Fox News contributor Charles Hurt said people in Middle America are largely tuning out President Trump's impeachment trial and do not have serious feelings one way or the other about the reported contents of ex-National Security Adviser John Bolton's forthcoming book. Read full article: Charles Hurt: Most Americans have 'tuned...→

McConnell says GOP lacks votes to block witnesses in Trump impeachment trial

McConnell says GOP lacks votes to block witnesses in Trump impeachment trial

Majority Leader Mitch McConnell told Republican senators on Tuesday that he lacks the votes to block a Democratic request for witnesses at President Trump’s impeachment trial. McConnell (R-Ky… Read full article: McConnell says GOP lacks votes to block ...→

At NJ Rally, Trump Swipes at Impeachment: Dems 'Trying to Steal an Election'

Touting that he has "achieved more than I promised," President Donald Trump told a raucous campaign rally Tuesday that what's "at stake in our present battle is the survival of our nation." Read full article: At NJ Rally, Trump Swipes at Impeachment...→

3 things to know after Tuesday's Trump impeachment trial

3 things to know after Tuesday's Trump impeachment trial

President Donald Trump’s defense team wrapped up their final opening arguments Tuesday amid new questions about whether witnesses will be allowed at the Senate trial. Read full article: 3 things to know after Tuesday's Trump i...→

Video: Trump legal team: Impeachment bar 'cannot be set this low'

Video: Trump legal team: Impeachment bar 'cannot be set this low'

Pressure is growing for Republicans to call John Bolton to testify, but Trump's counsel called the former adviser's allegations "inadmissible." Read full article: Video: Trump legal team: Impeachment bar...→

White House Counsel Concludes Argument By Playing Video of Democrats Attacking Impeachment

White House Counsel Concludes Argument By Playing Video of Democrats Attacking Impeachment

White House Counsel Pat Cipollone concluded opening arguments by playing video clips of Democrats arguing against impeachment in 1998. Read full article: White House Counsel Concludes Argument B...→

GOP Senate leaders pressured senators to not call for witnesses in Trump trial

GOP Senate leaders pressured senators to not call for witnesses in Trump trial

Geoff Bennett and Adam Edelman... Senate Republican leadership exerted strong pressure Tuesday on the party's senators to not call for witnesses in President Donald Trump's impeachment trial, two sources familiar with the matter told NBC News. Read full article: GOP Senate leaders pressured senators to...→

Trump Impeachment Trial: Live Updates

Trump Impeachment Trial: Live Updates

President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial will continue with the question-and-answer session Wednesday after his defense team closed out opening arguments. Under the procedural rules adopted in a marathon 11-hour session on the first day of the trial, senators will get 16 hours over two days to ask questions. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday that the questions would alternate… Read full article: Trump Impeachment Trial: Live Updates...→

GOP squirms as Bolton prepares to dish on Trump White House

For much of the last 20 years, John Bolton was a conservative poster child, a Republican hawk whose worldview helped shape the GOP establishment’s approach to dicey foreign policy questions. Read full article: GOP squirms as Bolton prepares to dish o...→

Trump Impeachment Defense: Let's Call the Whole Thing Off

Trump Impeachment Defense: Let's Call the Whole Thing Off

White House Counsel Pat Cipollone ended the day by returning to Starr’s absurd argument, lamenting how divisive impeachment can be and calling on Republican senators to wrap things up now and let Trump off the hook, before any more pesky bombshells land. Read full article: Trump Impeachment Defense: Let's Call th...→

Senate impeachment trial: Live highlights and updates

Senate impeachment trial: Live highlights and updates

White House counsel Pat Cipollone speaks during the impeachment trial. | Senate Television via AP... 01/29/2020 09:55 AM EST Read full article: Senate impeachment trial: Live highlight...→

Tom Del Beccaro: Trump impeachment illustrates serious danger of criminalization of politics

Tom Del Beccaro: Trump impeachment illustrates serious danger of criminalization of politics

Nothing in our history compares to what has occurred in response to the rise of Donald Trump. The resistance to Trump is the greatest resistance to a president since the South greeted President Abraham Lincoln’s inauguration with secession. Read full article: Tom Del Beccaro: Trump impeachment illus...→

David Bossie: In Trump impeachment trial, Senate Republicans should block testimony by Bolton and others

David Bossie: In Trump impeachment trial, Senate Republicans should block testimony by Bolton and others

President Trump’s defense team in his Senate impeachment trial rested its case Tuesday after a forceful, convincing and professional presentation of the facts that showed the president committed no crime and did absolutely nothing rising to the level of an impeachable offense. Read full article: David Bossie: In Trump impeachment trial...→

Podcast: The Trump impeachment inquiry with Steve Kornacki

Podcast: The Trump impeachment inquiry with Steve Kornacki

Listen to Steve Kornacki's podcast series, Article II: Inside Impeachment, that follows the events of the impeachment inquiry into President Trump. Read full article: Podcast: The Trump impeachment inquiry w...→

Trump looks to sign trade deal, show wins during impeachment

President Donald Trump is eager to show off a big policy win during his impeachment trial by signing into law a major rewrite of the rules of trade with Canada and Mexico. Read full article: Trump looks to sign trade deal, show win...→

Lev Parnas' plan to show up at Trump's Senate impeachment trial prompts even more confusion

Lev Parnas' plan to show up at Trump's Senate impeachment trial prompts even more confusion

Lev Parnas, the indicted associate of President Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani, has been granted permission to attend the Senate impeachment trial on Wednesday -- but there are just a few small problems, Fox News has learned. Read full article: Lev Parnas' plan to show up at Trump's S...→

Parties must move on from Trump impeachment — or end in mutual destruction: Goodwin

Parties must move on from Trump impeachment — or end in mutual destruction: Goodwin

As part of his closing remarks Tuesday, Jay Sekulow, a defense attorney for President Trump, urged senators to put themselves in Trump’s shoes. It was an odd but interesting challenge. When you acc… Read full article: Parties must move on from Trump impeachm...→

Impeachment gives Romney a chance to assert Senate clout | WTOP

Impeachment gives Romney a chance to assert Senate clout | WTOP

The trial is a chance for Romney to wield influence in the Senate as an independent GOP voice — or become one of the Republicans standing by the president when it’s time to be counted. Read full article: Impeachment gives Romney a chance to ass...→

Trump, in New Jersey, greeted by fired-up rally crowd amid impeachment fight

Trump, in New Jersey, greeted by fired-up rally crowd amid impeachment fight

President Trump was headlining a jam-packed rally in Wildwood, New Jersey, on Tuesday night, hours after his attorneys wrapped up their opening arguments in his Senate impeachment trial -- and minutes after sources told Fox News that Republicans don't have the votes yet to block additional witnesses who could extend the proceedings. Read full article: Trump, in New Jersey, greeted by fired-u...→

President Trump heads to NJ to rally for ex-Democrat who voted no on impeachment

President Trump heads to NJ to rally for ex-Democrat who voted no on impeachment

President Donald Trump will leave Washington on Friday and head to the Democratic stronghold of New Jersey to rally for a Congressman who refused to vote for impeachment. Read full article: President Trump heads to NJ to rally for...→

Joe Manchin frustrated with 'hypocrisy' of Schumer, Dershowitz and Starr in Trump impeachment

Joe Manchin frustrated with 'hypocrisy' of Schumer, Dershowitz and Starr in Trump impeachment

Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., told Fox News Tuesday both sides in the Senate impeachment trial of President Trump have been very hypocritical in relation to their views of the impeachment of President Bill Clinton more than two decades ago. Read full article: Joe Manchin frustrated with 'hypocrisy' ...→

DeVere Strategist: Markets Will Be Rattled If Witnesses Called for Trump Impeachment Trial

DeVere Strategist: Markets Will Be Rattled If Witnesses Called for Trump Impeachment Trial

Calling witnesses – including former national security adviser John Bolton - to President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial is likely to cause short-term volatility in financial markets. Read full article: DeVere Strategist: Markets Will Be Rattl...→

Poll: Most Oppose Trump Blocking Impeachment Trial Witnesses

Poll: Most Oppose Trump Blocking Impeachment Trial Witnesses

Fifty-seven percent of voters say President Donald Trump should not be allowed to assert executive privilege to block witnesses from testifying at his impeachment trial, according to a new Politico/Morning Consult poll. Read full article: Poll: Most Oppose Trump Blocking Impeach...→

How the House’s handling of the Trump impeachment hurts the Amer

How the House’s handling of the Trump impeachment hurts the Amer

Whether the American people yet realize it or not, the House of Representatives' handling of the impeachment of President Donald Trump has inflicted serious damage on America's constitutional system o Read full article: How the House’s handling of the Trump im...→

Trump Impeachment Trial: What to Watch Ahead of Questioning Both Sides

Trump Impeachment Trial: What to Watch Ahead of Questioning Both Sides

Opening arguments are over. On Wednesday, the trial moves to the next phase, when senators submit questions to both sides. Read full article: Trump Impeachment Trial: What to Watch A...→

GOP develops 'Plan B' on Trump impeachment trial witnesses as several Dems appear to support acquittal: source

GOP develops 'Plan B' on Trump impeachment trial witnesses as several Dems appear to support acquittal: source

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)... GOP develops aggressive 'Plan B' on witnesses in impeachment trial, as several Dems appear to support acquittal: source With several Democrats openly floating the possibility they might vote to acquit President Trump, congressional Republic Read full article: GOP develops 'Plan B' on Trump impeachme...→

Trump to sign USMCA amid ongoing impeachment trial

Trump to sign USMCA amid ongoing impeachment trial

President Donald Trump to sign USMCA trade deal amid his ongoing Senate impeachment trial. Read full article: Trump to sign USMCA amid ongoing impeach...→

Trump accuses Democrats of 'deranged partisan crusades' as impeachment trial heats up

Trump accuses Democrats of 'deranged partisan crusades' as impeachment trial heats up

As the impeachment trial picks up speed in Washington, Trump attacked Democrats at a campaign rally and urged supporters to flip the House in November. Read full article: Trump accuses Democrats of 'deranged par...→

Anti-Trump protesters plan to ‘light a political fire’ outside Senate impeachment trial

Anti-Trump protesters plan to ‘light a political fire’ outside Senate impeachment trial

Anti-Trump activists are planning to rally outside the Senate ahead of Wednesday’s impeachment proceedings and then march through the city during the afternoon rush-hour commute. Read full article: Anti-Trump protesters plan to ‘light a p...→

MSNBC downplays Trump's major Middle East peace plan, skips White House remarks to cover impeachment

MSNBC downplays Trump's major Middle East peace plan, skips White House remarks to cover impeachment

MSNBC was in hyperdrive on President Trump's impeachment trial on Tuesday that it gave little mention to the major Middle East peace plan the president announced from the White House alongside Israeli President Benjamin Netanyahu.  Read full article: MSNBC downplays Trump's major Middle Eas...→

Trump rally in South Jersey mostly steers clear of impeachment

Trump rally in South Jersey mostly steers clear of impeachment

The president instead focused on Rep. Jeff Van Drew, who recently quit the Democratic Party, and on taking credit on a range of issues. Read full article: Trump rally in South Jersey mostly steer...→

Trial highlights: Trump defense urges end to impeachment

President Donald Trump’s legal team on Tuesday concluded its three-day presentation as they started it - arguing that the Democrats’ case amounted to partisan politics that would undo the... Read full article: Trial highlights: Trump defense urges en...→

"75% of Americans" trends after poll shows majority of Americans want to hear witnesses at Trump impeachment trial

"Hard to get 75% of Americans to agree that the sky is blue. This is an overwhelming bi-partisan majority for witnesses," MSNBC political analyst Richard Stengel tweeted. Read full article: "75% of Americans" trends after poll sho...→

Keller @ Large: Trump Impeachment Scorecard

Keller @ Large: Trump Impeachment Scorecard

Jon Keller shares a partial scorecard of how the two parties are doing in several key areas if the impeachment trial. Read full article: Keller @ Large: Trump Impeachment Scorec...→

Trump impeachment trial live updates: Senators to ask written questions to both sides

Trump impeachment trial live updates: Senators to ask written questions to both sides

President Trump's Senate impeachment trial enters a new phase Wednesday, when senators begin up to 16 hours of questions to the House managers and defense team. Read full article: Trump impeachment trial live updates: Se...→

DeVere Strategist: Markets Will Be Rattled If Witnesses Called for Trump Impeachment Trial

DeVere Strategist: Markets Will Be Rattled If Witnesses Called for Trump Impeachment Trial

Calling witnesses – including former national security adviser John Bolton - to President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial is likely to cause short-term volatility in financial markets. Read full article: DeVere Strategist: Markets Will Be Rattl...→

GOP squirms as Bolton prepares to dish on Trump White House

For much of the last 20 years, John Bolton was a conservative poster child, a Republican hawk whose worldview helped shape the GOP establishment’s approach to dicey foreign policy questions. Read full article: GOP squirms as Bolton prepares to dish o...→

Pompeo makes first trip to Ukraine amid heavy criticism and Trump impeachment trial

Pompeo makes first trip to Ukraine amid heavy criticism and Trump impeachment trial

While all eyes are on Washington during Trump's impeachment trial, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo heads to the country in the center of the scandal: Ukraine. Read full article: Pompeo makes first trip to Ukraine amid ...→

Trump Impeachment Defense: Let's Call the Whole Thing Off

Trump Impeachment Defense: Let's Call the Whole Thing Off

White House Counsel Pat Cipollone ended the day by returning to Starr’s absurd argument, lamenting how divisive impeachment can be and calling on Republican senators to wrap things up now and let Trump off the hook, before any more pesky bombshells land. Read full article: Trump Impeachment Defense: Let's Call th...→

Watch live: Trump signs USMCA at White House

Watch live: Trump signs USMCA at White House

The signing comes as senators begin asking their questions during the president's impeachment trial. Read full article: Watch live: Trump signs USMCA at White H...→

How the House’s handling of the Trump impeachment hurts the Amer

How the House’s handling of the Trump impeachment hurts the Amer

Whether the American people yet realize it or not, the House of Representatives' handling of the impeachment of President Donald Trump has inflicted serious damage on America's constitutional system o Read full article: How the House’s handling of the Trump im...→

Refuse Fascism plans anti-Trump protest outside Senate impeachment tri

Refuse Fascism plans anti-Trump protest outside Senate impeachment tri

Anti-Trump activists are planning to rally outside the Senate ahead of Wednesday's impeachment proceedings and then march through the city during the afternoon rush-hour commute. Read full article: Refuse Fascism plans anti-Trump protest ...→

GOP develops 'Plan B' on Trump impeachment trial witnesses as several Dems appear to support acquittal: source

GOP develops 'Plan B' on Trump impeachment trial witnesses as several Dems appear to support acquittal: source

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)... GOP develops aggressive 'Plan B' on witnesses in impeachment trial, as several Dems appear to support acquittal: source With several Democrats openly floating the possibility they might vote to acquit President Trump, congressional Republic Read full article: GOP develops 'Plan B' on Trump impeachme...→

David Bossie: In Trump impeachment trial, Senate Republicans should block testimony by Bolton and others

David Bossie: In Trump impeachment trial, Senate Republicans should block testimony by Bolton and others

President Trump’s defense team in his Senate impeachment trial rested its case Tuesday after a forceful, convincing and professional presentation of the facts that showed the president committed no crime and did absolutely nothing rising to the level of an impeachable offense. Read full article: David Bossie: In Trump impeachment trial...→

Jared Kushner says Trump is

Jared Kushner says Trump is "totally vindicated" by Senate impeachment trial defense: "He's done nothing wrong"

President Donald Trump's son-in-law told CNN the Ukraine actions are "very easy to defend" because House managers "don't really have any legitimate accusations." Read full article: Jared Kushner says Trump is "totally vin...→

Trump accuses Democrats of 'deranged partisan crusades' as impeachment trial heats up

Trump accuses Democrats of 'deranged partisan crusades' as impeachment trial heats up

As the impeachment trial picks up speed in Washington, Trump attacked Democrats at a campaign rally and urged supporters to flip the House in November. Read full article: Trump accuses Democrats of 'deranged par...→

Trump looks to sign trade deal, show wins during impeachment

President Donald Trump is eager to show off a big policy win during his impeachment trial by signing into law a major rewrite of the rules of trade with Canada and Mexico. Read full article: Trump looks to sign trade deal, show win...→

Charles Hurt: Most Americans have 'tuned out' impeachment trial, showing why Trump was elected in the first place

Charles Hurt: Most Americans have 'tuned out' impeachment trial, showing why Trump was elected in the first place

Fox News contributor Charles Hurt said people in Middle America are largely tuning out President Trump's impeachment trial and do not have serious feelings one way or the other about the reported contents of ex-National Security Adviser John Bolton's forthcoming book. Read full article: Charles Hurt: Most Americans have 'tuned...→

MSNBC downplays Trump's major Middle East peace plan, skips White House remarks to cover impeachment

MSNBC downplays Trump's major Middle East peace plan, skips White House remarks to cover impeachment

MSNBC was in hyperdrive on President Trump's impeachment trial on Tuesday that it gave little mention to the major Middle East peace plan the president announced from the White House alongside Israeli President Benjamin Netanyahu.  Read full article: MSNBC downplays Trump's major Middle Eas...→

Parties must move on from Trump impeachment — or end in mutual destruction: Goodwin

Parties must move on from Trump impeachment — or end in mutual destruction: Goodwin

As part of his closing remarks Tuesday, Jay Sekulow, a defense attorney for President Trump, urged senators to put themselves in Trump’s shoes. It was an odd but interesting challenge. When you acc… Read full article: Parties must move on from Trump impeachm...→

At NJ Rally, Trump Swipes at Impeachment: Dems 'Trying to Steal an Election'

Touting that he has "achieved more than I promised," President Donald Trump told a raucous campaign rally Tuesday that what's "at stake in our present battle is the survival of our nation." Read full article: At NJ Rally, Trump Swipes at Impeachment...→

Trial highlights: Trump defense urges end to impeachment

President Donald Trump’s legal team on Tuesday concluded its three-day presentation as they started it - arguing that the Democrats’ case amounted to partisan politics that would undo the... Read full article: Trial highlights: Trump defense urges en...→

Video: Trump legal team: Impeachment bar 'cannot be set this low'

Video: Trump legal team: Impeachment bar 'cannot be set this low'

Pressure is growing for Republicans to call John Bolton to testify, but Trump's counsel called the former adviser's allegations "inadmissible." Read full article: Video: Trump legal team: Impeachment bar...→

"75% of Americans" trends after poll shows majority of Americans want to hear witnesses at Trump impeachment trial

"Hard to get 75% of Americans to agree that the sky is blue. This is an overwhelming bi-partisan majority for witnesses," MSNBC political analyst Richard Stengel tweeted. Read full article: "75% of Americans" trends after poll sho...→

President Trump heads to NJ to rally for ex-Democrat who voted no on impeachment

President Trump heads to NJ to rally for ex-Democrat who voted no on impeachment

President Donald Trump will leave Washington on Friday and head to the Democratic stronghold of New Jersey to rally for a Congressman who refused to vote for impeachment. Read full article: President Trump heads to NJ to rally for...→

GOP Senate leaders pressured senators to not call for witnesses in Trump trial

GOP Senate leaders pressured senators to not call for witnesses in Trump trial

Geoff Bennett and Adam Edelman... Senate Republican leadership exerted strong pressure Tuesday on the party's senators to not call for witnesses in President Donald Trump's impeachment trial, two sources familiar with the matter told NBC News. Read full article: GOP Senate leaders pressured senators to...→

Trump Impeachment Trial: Live Updates

Trump Impeachment Trial: Live Updates

President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial will continue with the question-and-answer session Wednesday after his defense team closed out opening arguments. Under the procedural rules adopted in a marathon 11-hour session on the first day of the trial, senators will get 16 hours over two days to ask questions. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday that the questions would alternate… Read full article: Trump Impeachment Trial: Live Updates...→

Impeachment Report: Dems Manchin, Jones, Sinema May Vote to Acquit Trump

Impeachment Report: Dems Manchin, Jones, Sinema May Vote to Acquit Trump

Three Democrat senators — Joe Manchin, Doug Jones, and Kyrsten Sinema — are considering a vote to acquit President Donald Trump. Read full article: Impeachment Report: Dems Manchin, Jones,...→

Poll: Most Oppose Trump Blocking Impeachment Trial Witnesses

Poll: Most Oppose Trump Blocking Impeachment Trial Witnesses

Fifty-seven percent of voters say President Donald Trump should not be allowed to assert executive privilege to block witnesses from testifying at his impeachment trial, according to a new Politico/Morning Consult poll. Read full article: Poll: Most Oppose Trump Blocking Impeach...→

Senate impeachment trial: Live highlights and updates

Senate impeachment trial: Live highlights and updates

White House counsel Pat Cipollone speaks during the impeachment trial. | Senate Television via AP... 01/29/2020 09:55 AM EST Read full article: Senate impeachment trial: Live highlight...→

Trump attacks Bolton as impeachment trial heats up - Breitbart

Trump attacks Bolton as impeachment trial heats up - Breitbart

Washington (AFP) – US President Donald Trump on Wednesday ratcheted up attacks on his former national security advisor John Bolton, whose upcoming Read full article: Trump attacks Bolton as impeachment tria...→

Trump Impeachment Trial: What to Watch Ahead of Questioning Both Sides

Trump Impeachment Trial: What to Watch Ahead of Questioning Both Sides

Opening arguments are over. On Wednesday, the trial moves to the next phase, when senators submit questions to both sides. Read full article: Trump Impeachment Trial: What to Watch A...→

Tom Del Beccaro: Trump impeachment illustrates serious danger of criminalization of politics

Tom Del Beccaro: Trump impeachment illustrates serious danger of criminalization of politics

Nothing in our history compares to what has occurred in response to the rise of Donald Trump. The resistance to Trump is the greatest resistance to a president since the South greeted President Abraham Lincoln’s inauguration with secession. Read full article: Tom Del Beccaro: Trump impeachment illus...→

What to expect from the Q&A phase of the Trump impeachment trial

What to expect from the Q&A phase of the Trump impeachment trial

Senators will have 16 hours to grill lawyers from the White House and the House managers before deciding whether to hear from witnesses. Read full article: What to expect from the Q&A phase of the...→

Trump to sign USMCA amid ongoing impeachment trial

Trump to sign USMCA amid ongoing impeachment trial

President Donald Trump to sign USMCA trade deal amid his ongoing Senate impeachment trial. Read full article: Trump to sign USMCA amid ongoing impeach...→

Podcast: The Trump impeachment inquiry with Steve Kornacki

Podcast: The Trump impeachment inquiry with Steve Kornacki

Listen to Steve Kornacki's podcast series, Article II: Inside Impeachment, that follows the events of the impeachment inquiry into President Trump. Read full article: Podcast: The Trump impeachment inquiry w...→

Trump looks to sign trade deal, show wins during impeachment | WTOP

President Donald Trump is eager to show off a big policy win during his impeachment trial by signing into law a major rewrite of the rules of trade with Canada and Mexico. Read full article: Trump looks to sign trade deal, show win...→

Anti-Trump protesters plan to ‘light a political fire’ outside Senate impeachment trial

Anti-Trump protesters plan to ‘light a political fire’ outside Senate impeachment trial

Anti-Trump activists are planning to rally outside the Senate ahead of Wednesday’s impeachment proceedings and then march through the city during the afternoon rush-hour commute. Read full article: Anti-Trump protesters plan to ‘light a p...→

Lev Parnas' plan to show up at Trump's Senate impeachment trial prompts even more confusion

Lev Parnas' plan to show up at Trump's Senate impeachment trial prompts even more confusion

Lev Parnas, the indicted associate of President Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani, has been granted permission to attend the Senate impeachment trial on Wednesday -- but there are just a few small problems, Fox News has learned. Read full article: Lev Parnas' plan to show up at Trump's S...→

McConnell says GOP lacks votes to block witnesses in Trump impeachment trial

McConnell says GOP lacks votes to block witnesses in Trump impeachment trial

Majority Leader Mitch McConnell told Republican senators on Tuesday that he lacks the votes to block a Democratic request for witnesses at President Trump’s impeachment trial. McConnell (R-Ky… Read full article: McConnell says GOP lacks votes to block ...→

Trump rally in South Jersey mostly steers clear of impeachment

Trump rally in South Jersey mostly steers clear of impeachment

The president instead focused on Rep. Jeff Van Drew, who recently quit the Democratic Party, and on taking credit on a range of issues. Read full article: Trump rally in South Jersey mostly steer...→

Impeachment gives Romney a chance to assert Senate clout | WTOP

Impeachment gives Romney a chance to assert Senate clout | WTOP

The trial is a chance for Romney to wield influence in the Senate as an independent GOP voice — or become one of the Republicans standing by the president when it’s time to be counted. Read full article: Impeachment gives Romney a chance to ass...→

3 things to know after Tuesday's Trump impeachment trial

3 things to know after Tuesday's Trump impeachment trial

President Donald Trump’s defense team wrapped up their final opening arguments Tuesday amid new questions about whether witnesses will be allowed at the Senate trial. Read full article: 3 things to know after Tuesday's Trump i...→

Trump, in New Jersey, greeted by fired-up rally crowd amid impeachment fight

Trump, in New Jersey, greeted by fired-up rally crowd amid impeachment fight

President Trump was headlining a jam-packed rally in Wildwood, New Jersey, on Tuesday night, hours after his attorneys wrapped up their opening arguments in his Senate impeachment trial -- and minutes after sources told Fox News that Republicans don't have the votes yet to block additional witnesses who could extend the proceedings. Read full article: Trump, in New Jersey, greeted by fired-u...→

White House Counsel Concludes Argument By Playing Video of Democrats Attacking Impeachment

White House Counsel Concludes Argument By Playing Video of Democrats Attacking Impeachment

White House Counsel Pat Cipollone concluded opening arguments by playing video clips of Democrats arguing against impeachment in 1998. Read full article: White House Counsel Concludes Argument B...→

Keller @ Large: Trump Impeachment Scorecard

Keller @ Large: Trump Impeachment Scorecard

Jon Keller shares a partial scorecard of how the two parties are doing in several key areas if the impeachment trial. Read full article: Keller @ Large: Trump Impeachment Scorec...→

Joe Manchin frustrated with 'hypocrisy' of Schumer, Dershowitz and Starr in Trump impeachment

Joe Manchin frustrated with 'hypocrisy' of Schumer, Dershowitz and Starr in Trump impeachment

Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., told Fox News Tuesday both sides in the Senate impeachment trial of President Trump have been very hypocritical in relation to their views of the impeachment of President Bill Clinton more than two decades ago. Read full article: Joe Manchin frustrated with 'hypocrisy' ...→

Trump impeachment trial live updates: Senators to ask written questions to both sides

Trump impeachment trial live updates: Senators to ask written questions to both sides

President Trump's Senate impeachment trial enters a new phase Wednesday, when senators begin up to 16 hours of questions to the House managers and defense team. Read full article: Trump impeachment trial live updates: Se...→

Trump Impeachment Trial: Live Updates

Trump Impeachment Trial: Live Updates

President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial will continue with the question-and-answer session Wednesday after his defense team closed out opening arguments. Under the procedural rules adopted in a marathon 11-hour session on the first day of the trial, senators will get 16 hours over two days to ask questions. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday that the questions would alternate… Read full article: Trump Impeachment Trial: Live Updates...→

DeVere Strategist: Markets Will Be Rattled If Witnesses Called for Trump Impeachment Trial

DeVere Strategist: Markets Will Be Rattled If Witnesses Called for Trump Impeachment Trial

Calling witnesses – including former national security adviser John Bolton - to President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial is likely to cause short-term volatility in financial markets. Read full article: DeVere Strategist: Markets Will Be Rattl...→

Impeachment Report: Dems Manchin, Jones, Sinema May Vote to Acquit Trump

Impeachment Report: Dems Manchin, Jones, Sinema May Vote to Acquit Trump

Three Democrat senators — Joe Manchin, Doug Jones, and Kyrsten Sinema — are considering a vote to acquit President Donald Trump. Read full article: Impeachment Report: Dems Manchin, Jones,...→

GOP squirms as Bolton prepares to dish on Trump White House

For much of the last 20 years, John Bolton was a conservative poster child, a Republican hawk whose worldview helped shape the GOP establishment’s approach to dicey foreign policy questions. Read full article: GOP squirms as Bolton prepares to dish o...→

Poll: Most Oppose Trump Blocking Impeachment Trial Witnesses

Poll: Most Oppose Trump Blocking Impeachment Trial Witnesses

Fifty-seven percent of voters say President Donald Trump should not be allowed to assert executive privilege to block witnesses from testifying at his impeachment trial, according to a new Politico/Morning Consult poll. Read full article: Poll: Most Oppose Trump Blocking Impeach...→

Pompeo makes first trip to Ukraine amid heavy criticism and Trump impeachment trial

Pompeo makes first trip to Ukraine amid heavy criticism and Trump impeachment trial

While all eyes are on Washington during Trump's impeachment trial, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo heads to the country in the center of the scandal: Ukraine. Read full article: Pompeo makes first trip to Ukraine amid ...→

Trump Impeachment Defense: Let's Call the Whole Thing Off

Trump Impeachment Defense: Let's Call the Whole Thing Off

White House Counsel Pat Cipollone ended the day by returning to Starr’s absurd argument, lamenting how divisive impeachment can be and calling on Republican senators to wrap things up now and let Trump off the hook, before any more pesky bombshells land. Read full article: Trump Impeachment Defense: Let's Call th...→

Watch live: Trump signs USMCA at White House

Watch live: Trump signs USMCA at White House

The signing comes as senators begin asking their questions during the president's impeachment trial. Read full article: Watch live: Trump signs USMCA at White H...→

Senate impeachment trial: Live highlights and updates

Senate impeachment trial: Live highlights and updates

White House counsel Pat Cipollone speaks during the impeachment trial. | Senate Television via AP... 01/29/2020 09:55 AM EST Read full article: Senate impeachment trial: Live highlight...→

How the House’s handling of the Trump impeachment hurts the Amer

How the House’s handling of the Trump impeachment hurts the Amer

Whether the American people yet realize it or not, the House of Representatives' handling of the impeachment of President Donald Trump has inflicted serious damage on America's constitutional system o Read full article: How the House’s handling of the Trump im...→

Trump attacks Bolton as impeachment trial heats up - Breitbart

Trump attacks Bolton as impeachment trial heats up - Breitbart

Washington (AFP) – US President Donald Trump on Wednesday ratcheted up attacks on his former national security advisor John Bolton, whose upcoming Read full article: Trump attacks Bolton as impeachment tria...→

Trump Impeachment Trial: What to Watch Ahead of Questioning Both Sides

Trump Impeachment Trial: What to Watch Ahead of Questioning Both Sides

Opening arguments are over. On Wednesday, the trial moves to the next phase, when senators submit questions to both sides. Read full article: Trump Impeachment Trial: What to Watch A...→

Refuse Fascism plans anti-Trump protest outside Senate impeachment tri

Refuse Fascism plans anti-Trump protest outside Senate impeachment tri

Anti-Trump activists are planning to rally outside the Senate ahead of Wednesday's impeachment proceedings and then march through the city during the afternoon rush-hour commute. Read full article: Refuse Fascism plans anti-Trump protest ...→

Tom Del Beccaro: Trump impeachment illustrates serious danger of criminalization of politics

Tom Del Beccaro: Trump impeachment illustrates serious danger of criminalization of politics

Nothing in our history compares to what has occurred in response to the rise of Donald Trump. The resistance to Trump is the greatest resistance to a president since the South greeted President Abraham Lincoln’s inauguration with secession. Read full article: Tom Del Beccaro: Trump impeachment illus...→

GOP develops 'Plan B' on Trump impeachment trial witnesses as several Dems appear to support acquittal: source

GOP develops 'Plan B' on Trump impeachment trial witnesses as several Dems appear to support acquittal: source

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)... GOP develops aggressive 'Plan B' on witnesses in impeachment trial, as several Dems appear to support acquittal: source With several Democrats openly floating the possibility they might vote to acquit President Trump, congressional Republic Read full article: GOP develops 'Plan B' on Trump impeachme...→

What to expect from the Q&A phase of the Trump impeachment trial

What to expect from the Q&A phase of the Trump impeachment trial

Senators will have 16 hours to grill lawyers from the White House and the House managers before deciding whether to hear from witnesses. Read full article: What to expect from the Q&A phase of the...→

David Bossie: In Trump impeachment trial, Senate Republicans should block testimony by Bolton and others

David Bossie: In Trump impeachment trial, Senate Republicans should block testimony by Bolton and others

President Trump’s defense team in his Senate impeachment trial rested its case Tuesday after a forceful, convincing and professional presentation of the facts that showed the president committed no crime and did absolutely nothing rising to the level of an impeachable offense. Read full article: David Bossie: In Trump impeachment trial...→

Trump to sign USMCA amid ongoing impeachment trial

Trump to sign USMCA amid ongoing impeachment trial

President Donald Trump to sign USMCA trade deal amid his ongoing Senate impeachment trial. Read full article: Trump to sign USMCA amid ongoing impeach...→

Jared Kushner says Trump is

Jared Kushner says Trump is "totally vindicated" by Senate impeachment trial defense: "He's done nothing wrong"

President Donald Trump's son-in-law told CNN the Ukraine actions are "very easy to defend" because House managers "don't really have any legitimate accusations." Read full article: Jared Kushner says Trump is "totally vin...→

Podcast: The Trump impeachment inquiry with Steve Kornacki

Podcast: The Trump impeachment inquiry with Steve Kornacki

Listen to Steve Kornacki's podcast series, Article II: Inside Impeachment, that follows the events of the impeachment inquiry into President Trump. Read full article: Podcast: The Trump impeachment inquiry w...→

Trump accuses Democrats of 'deranged partisan crusades' as impeachment trial heats up

Trump accuses Democrats of 'deranged partisan crusades' as impeachment trial heats up

As the impeachment trial picks up speed in Washington, Trump attacked Democrats at a campaign rally and urged supporters to flip the House in November. Read full article: Trump accuses Democrats of 'deranged par...→

Trump looks to sign trade deal, show wins during impeachment | WTOP

President Donald Trump is eager to show off a big policy win during his impeachment trial by signing into law a major rewrite of the rules of trade with Canada and Mexico. Read full article: Trump looks to sign trade deal, show win...→

Trump looks to sign trade deal, show wins during impeachment

President Donald Trump is eager to show off a big policy win during his impeachment trial by signing into law a major rewrite of the rules of trade with Canada and Mexico. Read full article: Trump looks to sign trade deal, show win...→

Anti-Trump protesters plan to ‘light a political fire’ outside Senate impeachment trial

Anti-Trump protesters plan to ‘light a political fire’ outside Senate impeachment trial

Anti-Trump activists are planning to rally outside the Senate ahead of Wednesday’s impeachment proceedings and then march through the city during the afternoon rush-hour commute. Read full article: Anti-Trump protesters plan to ‘light a p...→

Charles Hurt: Most Americans have 'tuned out' impeachment trial, showing why Trump was elected in the first place

Charles Hurt: Most Americans have 'tuned out' impeachment trial, showing why Trump was elected in the first place

Fox News contributor Charles Hurt said people in Middle America are largely tuning out President Trump's impeachment trial and do not have serious feelings one way or the other about the reported contents of ex-National Security Adviser John Bolton's forthcoming book. Read full article: Charles Hurt: Most Americans have 'tuned...→

Lev Parnas' plan to show up at Trump's Senate impeachment trial prompts even more confusion

Lev Parnas' plan to show up at Trump's Senate impeachment trial prompts even more confusion

Lev Parnas, the indicted associate of President Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani, has been granted permission to attend the Senate impeachment trial on Wednesday -- but there are just a few small problems, Fox News has learned. Read full article: Lev Parnas' plan to show up at Trump's S...→

MSNBC downplays Trump's major Middle East peace plan, skips White House remarks to cover impeachment

MSNBC downplays Trump's major Middle East peace plan, skips White House remarks to cover impeachment

MSNBC was in hyperdrive on President Trump's impeachment trial on Tuesday that it gave little mention to the major Middle East peace plan the president announced from the White House alongside Israeli President Benjamin Netanyahu.  Read full article: MSNBC downplays Trump's major Middle Eas...→

McConnell says GOP lacks votes to block witnesses in Trump impeachment trial

McConnell says GOP lacks votes to block witnesses in Trump impeachment trial

Majority Leader Mitch McConnell told Republican senators on Tuesday that he lacks the votes to block a Democratic request for witnesses at President Trump’s impeachment trial. McConnell (R-Ky… Read full article: McConnell says GOP lacks votes to block ...→

Parties must move on from Trump impeachment — or end in mutual destruction: Goodwin

Parties must move on from Trump impeachment — or end in mutual destruction: Goodwin

As part of his closing remarks Tuesday, Jay Sekulow, a defense attorney for President Trump, urged senators to put themselves in Trump’s shoes. It was an odd but interesting challenge. When you acc… Read full article: Parties must move on from Trump impeachm...→

Trump rally in South Jersey mostly steers clear of impeachment

Trump rally in South Jersey mostly steers clear of impeachment

The president instead focused on Rep. Jeff Van Drew, who recently quit the Democratic Party, and on taking credit on a range of issues. Read full article: Trump rally in South Jersey mostly steer...→

At NJ Rally, Trump Swipes at Impeachment: Dems 'Trying to Steal an Election'

Touting that he has "achieved more than I promised," President Donald Trump told a raucous campaign rally Tuesday that what's "at stake in our present battle is the survival of our nation." Read full article: At NJ Rally, Trump Swipes at Impeachment...→

Impeachment gives Romney a chance to assert Senate clout | WTOP

Impeachment gives Romney a chance to assert Senate clout | WTOP

The trial is a chance for Romney to wield influence in the Senate as an independent GOP voice — or become one of the Republicans standing by the president when it’s time to be counted. Read full article: Impeachment gives Romney a chance to ass...→

Trial highlights: Trump defense urges end to impeachment

President Donald Trump’s legal team on Tuesday concluded its three-day presentation as they started it - arguing that the Democrats’ case amounted to partisan politics that would undo the... Read full article: Trial highlights: Trump defense urges en...→

3 things to know after Tuesday's Trump impeachment trial

3 things to know after Tuesday's Trump impeachment trial

President Donald Trump’s defense team wrapped up their final opening arguments Tuesday amid new questions about whether witnesses will be allowed at the Senate trial. Read full article: 3 things to know after Tuesday's Trump i...→

Video: Trump legal team: Impeachment bar 'cannot be set this low'

Video: Trump legal team: Impeachment bar 'cannot be set this low'

Pressure is growing for Republicans to call John Bolton to testify, but Trump's counsel called the former adviser's allegations "inadmissible." Read full article: Video: Trump legal team: Impeachment bar...→

Trump, in New Jersey, greeted by fired-up rally crowd amid impeachment fight

Trump, in New Jersey, greeted by fired-up rally crowd amid impeachment fight

President Trump was headlining a jam-packed rally in Wildwood, New Jersey, on Tuesday night, hours after his attorneys wrapped up their opening arguments in his Senate impeachment trial -- and minutes after sources told Fox News that Republicans don't have the votes yet to block additional witnesses who could extend the proceedings. Read full article: Trump, in New Jersey, greeted by fired-u...→

"75% of Americans" trends after poll shows majority of Americans want to hear witnesses at Trump impeachment trial

"Hard to get 75% of Americans to agree that the sky is blue. This is an overwhelming bi-partisan majority for witnesses," MSNBC political analyst Richard Stengel tweeted. Read full article: "75% of Americans" trends after poll sho...→

White House Counsel Concludes Argument By Playing Video of Democrats Attacking Impeachment

White House Counsel Concludes Argument By Playing Video of Democrats Attacking Impeachment

White House Counsel Pat Cipollone concluded opening arguments by playing video clips of Democrats arguing against impeachment in 1998. Read full article: White House Counsel Concludes Argument B...→

President Trump heads to NJ to rally for ex-Democrat who voted no on impeachment

President Trump heads to NJ to rally for ex-Democrat who voted no on impeachment

President Donald Trump will leave Washington on Friday and head to the Democratic stronghold of New Jersey to rally for a Congressman who refused to vote for impeachment. Read full article: President Trump heads to NJ to rally for...→

Keller @ Large: Trump Impeachment Scorecard

Keller @ Large: Trump Impeachment Scorecard

Jon Keller shares a partial scorecard of how the two parties are doing in several key areas if the impeachment trial. Read full article: Keller @ Large: Trump Impeachment Scorec...→

GOP Senate leaders pressured senators to not call for witnesses in Trump trial

GOP Senate leaders pressured senators to not call for witnesses in Trump trial

Geoff Bennett and Adam Edelman... Senate Republican leadership exerted strong pressure Tuesday on the party's senators to not call for witnesses in President Donald Trump's impeachment trial, two sources familiar with the matter told NBC News. Read full article: GOP Senate leaders pressured senators to...→

Joe Manchin frustrated with 'hypocrisy' of Schumer, Dershowitz and Starr in Trump impeachment

Joe Manchin frustrated with 'hypocrisy' of Schumer, Dershowitz and Starr in Trump impeachment

Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., told Fox News Tuesday both sides in the Senate impeachment trial of President Trump have been very hypocritical in relation to their views of the impeachment of President Bill Clinton more than two decades ago. Read full article: Joe Manchin frustrated with 'hypocrisy' ...→