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Senate approves Trump’s pick to replace Rick Perry as energy secretary

Senate approves Trump’s pick to replace Rick Perry as energy secretary

President Donald Trump’s pick to succeed Rick Perry as energy secretary has won Senate confirmation Read full article: Senate approves Trump’s pick to replace ...→

Senate approves Trump’s pick to replace Rick Perry as energy secretary

Senate approves Trump’s pick to replace Rick Perry as energy secretary

President Donald Trump’s pick to succeed Rick Perry as energy secretary has won Senate confirmation Read full article: Senate approves Trump’s pick to replace ...→

Trump leaves for Mar-a-Lago for the weekend ahead of Senate impeachment trial

Trump leaves for Mar-a-Lago for the weekend ahead of Senate impeachment trial

January 17, 2020 / 4:04 PM / CBS News... "We'll take pictures behind the resolute desk," Mr. Trump told the LSU Tigers. "It's been there a long time - a lot of presidents - some good, some not so good. But you got a good one now. Even though they're trying to impeach the son of a Read full article: Trump leaves for Mar-a-Lago for the week...→

Trump Legal Team to Add Starr and Dershowitz for Senate Trial

Trump Legal Team to Add Starr and Dershowitz for Senate Trial

Ken Starr and a third lawyer named to the team, Robert Wray, were independent counsels who investigated President Bill Clinton. Read full article: Trump Legal Team to Add Starr and Dersho...→

Pence Urges Senate Dems to Show 'Courage,' Acquit Trump

Pence Urges Senate Dems to Show 'Courage,' Acquit Trump

Urging Senate Democrats to show "political courage," Vice President Mike Pence calls for the Senate to acquit President Donald Trump, the man he would replace if the president were to be removed by a vote. Read full article: Pence Urges Senate Dems to Show 'Courage...→

Massachusetts Senate approves comprehensive sex ed bill

Massachusetts Senate approves comprehensive sex ed bill

“Our state's youth deserve to have the informed resources and skills they need to make smart decisions to protect their health.” Read full article: Massachusetts Senate approves comprehens...→

Senate passes US-Canada-Mexico trade deal, a Trump priority

Senate passes US-Canada-Mexico trade deal, a Trump priority

The Senate has overwhelmingly approved a new North American trade pact that rewrites the rules of trade with Canada and Mexico. Read full article: Senate passes US-Canada-Mexico trade dea...→

Senate passes US-Canada-Mexico trade deal, a Trump priority

Senate passes US-Canada-Mexico trade deal, a Trump priority

The Senate overwhelmingly approved a new North American trade agreement Thursday that rewrites the rules of trade with Canada and Mexico and gives President Donald Trump a major policy win before senators turn their full attention to his impeachment trial. Read full article: Senate passes US-Canada-Mexico trade dea...→

Watch at 1 p.m.: Trump impeachment trial begins in Senate

Watch at 1 p.m.: Trump impeachment trial begins in Senate

The Senate opens its historic proceedings against President Donald Trump on Thursday with a formal reading of the articles of impeachment by House prosecutors, followed by the arrival at 1 p.m. of Chief Justice John Roberts, who will swear in all 100 senators as jurors for only the third impeachment trial in U.S. history. Read full article: Watch at 1 p.m.: Trump impeachment trial...→

House prosecutors read Trump impeachment charges to Senate

House prosecutors read Trump impeachment charges to Senate

WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress opened the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump on Thursday, with House Democrats reading the formal charges from the well of the U.S. Senate ahead of the sw… Read full article: House prosecutors read Trump impeachment...→

Senate passes U.S.-Canada-Mexico trade deal, a Trump priority

Senate passes U.S.-Canada-Mexico trade deal, a Trump priority

The Senate overwhelmingly approved a new North American trade agreement Thursday that rewrites the rules of trade with Canada and Mexico and gives President Donald Trump a major policy win before s… Read full article: Senate passes U.S.-Canada-Mexico trade d...→

Senate passes US-Canada-Mexico trade deal, a Trump priority

Senate passes US-Canada-Mexico trade deal, a Trump priority

The Senate overwhelmingly approved a new North American trade agreement Thursday that rewrites the rules of trade with Canada and Mexico and gives President Donald Trump a major policy win before s… Read full article: Senate passes US-Canada-Mexico trade dea...→

Senate Passes US-Canada-Mexico Trade Deal, a Trump Priority

The Senate has overwhelmingly approved a new North American trade pact that rewrites the rules of trade with Canada and Mexico. Passage of the measure gives President Donald Trump a major policy victory before senators turns their full attention to his impeachment trial. The measure goes to Trump for his signature. It would replace the 25-year-old North American Free Trade Agreement, known as NAFTA. It tore down most trade barriers and triggered a surge in trade. But Trump and other critics blamed NAFTA for encouraging U.S. companies to move their manufacturing plants south of the border to take advantage of low-wage Mexican laborers. Read full article: Senate Passes US-Canada-Mexico Trade Dea...→

Senate to hear articles of impeachment against Trump

Senate to hear articles of impeachment against Trump

The Senate is poised to hear the articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump on Thursday, beginning the third impeachment trial in U.S. history. Read full article: Senate to hear articles of impeachment a...→

Senate to hear articles of impeachment against Trump

Senate to hear articles of impeachment against Trump

The Senate is poised to hear the articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump on Thursday, beginning the third impeachment trial in U.S. history. Read full article: Senate to hear articles of impeachment a...→

Pelosi hands out commemorative pens as House transmits Trump impeachment articles to Senate

Pelosi hands out commemorative pens as House transmits Trump impeachment articles to Senate

 (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)... House transmits Trump impeachment articles to Senate, paving way for historic trial House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., on Wednesday signed the formal articles of impeachment brought last month against President Trump and House Democrats Read full article: Pelosi hands out commemorative pens as H...→

Graham expects 'bipartisan acquittal for Trump' in Senate trial

Graham expects 'bipartisan acquittal for Trump' in Senate trial

President Trump will emerge from the Senate impeachment trial "the strongest he has been politically," Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C. told Hannity Wednesday. Read full article: Graham expects 'bipartisan acquittal for...→

Trump makes vulgar comment hitting back at Senate impeachment trial

Trump makes vulgar comment hitting back at Senate impeachment trial

While honoring Louisiana State University's football team at the White House, President Donald Trump turned to the Senate impeachment trial, with a vulgar comment Read full article: Trump makes vulgar comment hitting back ...→

Senate opens Trump impeachment trial as new Ukraine revelations emerge

Trump is almost certain to be acquitted in the Republican-controlled chamber, but even the president’s allies were divided Thursday about how best to defend him. Read full article: Senate opens Trump impeachment trial as ...→

Candidates to Replace Cullerton as Senate President Highlighting Credentials Ahead of Sunday Vote

Candidates to Replace Cullerton as Senate President Highlighting Credentials Ahead of Sunday Vote

As Illinois State Senate President John Cullerton steps down, a heated contest has developed between two Senators looking to take over the powerful role. State Senator Kimberly Lightford, who has represented Illinois’ 4th Senate District since 1998, is currently the Senate’s Majority Leader. She is engaged in a battle with State Senator Don Harmon, who has represented the 39th District… Read full article: Candidates to Replace Cullerton as Senat...→

Trump: Impeachment case in Senate ‘not going anywhere’

Trump: Impeachment case in Senate ‘not going anywhere’

As senators were sworn in to hear his impeachment trial Thursday, President Trump declared the case against him “is not going anywhere.” Read full article: Trump: Impeachment case in Senate ‘not g...→

Senate approves new USMCA trade deal with 89-10 vote

Senate approves new USMCA trade deal with 89-10 vote

Mexico has already approved the agreement. Canada is expected to do so in coming months, with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s government long insisting it would wait for U.S. approval before … Read full article: Senate approves new USMCA trade deal wit...→

Adam Schiff reads articles of impeachment against Trump on Senate floor

Adam Schiff reads articles of impeachment against Trump on Senate floor

The Senate trial of President Trump moved forward Thursday with Rep. Adam Schiff joining the rest of the House of Representatives impeachment managers to read the two articles detailing President T… Read full article: Adam Schiff reads articles of impeachmen...→

Senate approves USMCA trade deal in landslide vote

Senate approves USMCA trade deal in landslide vote

The GOP-controlled Senate overwhelmingly passed a new trade deal with Mexico and Canada on Thursday, giving President Trump another trade win a day after he inked a partial agreement with China. Th… Read full article: Senate approves USMCA trade deal in land...→

House prosecutors read Trump impeachment charges to Senate

House prosecutors read Trump impeachment charges to Senate

Later Chief Justice John Roberts, who is to preside at the trial, will administer the oath to senators who will serve as jurors. Read full article: House prosecutors read Trump impeachment...→

House prosecutors read Trump impeachment charges to Senate

House prosecutors read Trump impeachment charges to Senate

"Hear ye, hear ye, hear ye!" said the Senate’s sergeant at arms, calling the proceedings to order. Read full article: House prosecutors read Trump impeachment...→

U.S. Senate approves North American trade deal replacing NAFTA

The legislation for the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement passed on an 89-10 bipartisan vote, sending the measure to President Donald Trump for him to sign into law. Read full article: U.S. Senate approves North American trad...→

Watch live: Trump impeachment trial begins in Senate

Watch live: Trump impeachment trial begins in Senate

The Senate opens its historic proceedings against President Donald Trump on Thursday with a formal reading of the articles of impeachment by House prosecutors, followed by the arrival at the Capitol of Chief Justice John Roberts, who will swear in all 100 senators as jurors for only the third impeachment trial in U.S. history. Read full article: Watch live: Trump impeachment trial begi...→

Senate passes US-Canada-Mexico trade deal, a Trump priority

The Senate overwhelmingly approved a new North American trade agreement Thursday that rewrites the rules of trade with Canada and Mexico and gives President Donald Trump a major policy win... Read full article: Senate passes US-Canada-Mexico trade dea...→

Senate passes USMCA in major win for Trump

Senate passes USMCA in major win for Trump

Passage of the trade pact fulfills Trump’s 2016 campaign promise to update the original NAFTA with Mexico and Canada. Read full article: Senate passes USMCA in major win for Tru...→

Senate opens to hear articles of impeachment against Trump

The Senate opens its historic proceedings against President Donald Trump on Thursday with a formal reading of the articles of impeachment by House prosecutors, followed by the arrival at the... Read full article: Senate opens to hear articles of impeach...→

The Note: Trump allies forced to play defense as impeachment moves to Senate

The Note: Trump allies forced to play defense as impeachment moves to Senate

Trump allies forced to play defense as impeachment moves to Senate. The pressure is on Republicans to publicly defend Trump's actions. Read full article: The Note: Trump allies forced to play de...→

Sen. Kennedy: Pelosi 'swollen with partisan rage' as she sends Trump impeachment articles to Senate

Sen. Kennedy: Pelosi 'swollen with partisan rage' as she sends Trump impeachment articles to Senate

Senate Judiciary Committee member John Kennedy, R-La., said Wednesday that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is "swollen with partisan rage," after watching the California Democrat shepherd the articles of impeachment against President Trump to the Senate through her formal "engrossment ceremony." Read full article: Sen. Kennedy: Pelosi 'swollen with parti...→

Video: Trump impeachment trial launches in Senate

Video: Trump impeachment trial launches in Senate

A critical confrontation is shaping up between Republican and Democratic senators over whether any witnesses will be called. Read full article: Video: Trump impeachment trial launches ...→

Senate expected to give Trump back-to-back trade victories | WTOP

Senate expected to give Trump back-to-back trade victories | WTOP

WASHINGTON (AP) — One day after signing a new trade deal with China, President Donald Trump is expected to get more good news on his trade agenda as the Senate considers a new North American pact. Read full article: Senate expected to give Trump back-to-ba...→

Senate Opens Trump Impeachment Trial as Fresh Ukraine Revelations Emerge

Senate Opens Trump Impeachment Trial as Fresh Ukraine Revelations Emerge

The chief justice was sworn in as the presiding officer and senators swore to do “impartial justice,” as the Senate opened only the third presidential impeachment trial in history. Read full article: Senate Opens Trump Impeachment Trial as ...→

Chief justice swears in Senate for Trump impeachment trial

Chief justice swears in Senate for Trump impeachment trial

WASHINGTON (AP) — The chief justice of the United States was sworn in Thursday to preside over President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial, then immediately swore in the entire Senate bo… Read full article: Chief justice swears in Senate for Trump...→

Senate introduces impeachment charges, officially begins trial of President Donald Trump

Senate introduces impeachment charges, officially begins trial of President Donald Trump

WASHINGTON (UPI) -- Two articles of impeachment were introduced in the Senate Thursday, formally marking the start of a historic proceeding that could potential Read full article: Senate introduces impeachment charges, o...→

Senate Passes US-Canada-Mexico Trade Deal, a Trump Priority

Senate Passes US-Canada-Mexico Trade Deal, a Trump Priority

The Senate overwhelmingly approved a new North American trade agreement Thursday that rewrites the rules of trade with Canada and Mexico and gives President Donald Trump a major policy win before senators turn their full attention to his impeachment trial. Read full article: Senate Passes US-Canada-Mexico Trade Dea...→

House prosecutors read Trump impeachment charges to Senate

Congress opened the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump on Thursday, with House Democrats reading the formal charges from the well of the U.S. Senate ahead of the swearing in of all... Read full article: House prosecutors read Trump impeachment...→

Senate approves rewrite of North American trade deal

Senate approves rewrite of North American trade deal

The Senate approved President Trump’s rewrite of the North American trade deal Thursday, handing him a second trade victory in as many days while he fights to remain in office. Read full article: Senate approves rewrite of North America...→

Trump impeachment trial begins as articles formally presented to Senate

Trump impeachment trial begins as articles formally presented to Senate

The Trump impeachment proceedings are underway in the Senate after House Sergeant-at-Arms Paul Irving led a procession of Democratic "managers" across the Capitol on Thursday afternoon and the upper chamber formally received the articles of impeachment. Read full article: Trump impeachment trial begins as articl...→

Senate to accept articles Thursday as Trump impeachment trial set to begin

Senate to accept articles Thursday as Trump impeachment trial set to begin

The Senate is set to formally accept the articles of impeachment Thursday, after they were handed off by key members of the House late Wednesday, officially triggering the third presidential impeachment trial in presidential history.... House managers, who were officially revealed on Wednesday, will read the articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump in the Senate chamber sometime in the afternoon, with House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff taking a Read full article: Senate to accept articles Thursday as Tr...→

Trump Impeachment Live Updates: Proceedings Move to the Senate

Trump Impeachment Live Updates: Proceedings Move to the Senate

Ceremony will be front and center as House members read the articles of impeachment aloud in the Senate, and the chief justice of the United States administers an oath to senators. Read full article: Trump Impeachment Live Updates: Proceedi...→

Trump impeachment moves to Senate ahead of historic trial

Trump impeachment moves to Senate ahead of historic trial

Power now shifts to Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and his Republican colleagues in the Senate. Read full article: Trump impeachment moves to Senate ahead ...→

House leaders march Trump impeachment articles to the Senate

House leaders march Trump impeachment articles to the Senate

The ceremonial pomp and protocol by the lawmakers prosecuting the case against Trump moved the impeachment out of Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s Democratic-run House to the Republican-majority Senate, where the president’s team is mounting a defense aiming for swift acquittal. Read full article: House leaders march Trump impeachment ar...→

Trump leaves for Mar-a-Lago for the weekend ahead of Senate impeachment trial

Trump leaves for Mar-a-Lago for the weekend ahead of Senate impeachment trial

January 17, 2020 / 4:04 PM / CBS News... "We'll take pictures behind the resolute desk," Mr. Trump told the LSU Tigers. "It's been there a long time - a lot of presidents - some good, some not so good. But you got a good one now. Even though they're trying to impeach the son of a Read full article: Trump leaves for Mar-a-Lago for the week...→

Senate opens Trump impeachment trial as new Ukraine revelations emerge

Trump is almost certain to be acquitted in the Republican-controlled chamber, but even the president’s allies were divided Thursday about how best to defend him. Read full article: Senate opens Trump impeachment trial as ...→

Pence Urges Senate Dems to Show 'Courage,' Acquit Trump

Pence Urges Senate Dems to Show 'Courage,' Acquit Trump

Urging Senate Democrats to show "political courage," Vice President Mike Pence calls for the Senate to acquit President Donald Trump, the man he would replace if the president were to be removed by a vote. Read full article: Pence Urges Senate Dems to Show 'Courage...→

Senate expected to give Trump back-to-back trade victories | WTOP

Senate expected to give Trump back-to-back trade victories | WTOP

WASHINGTON (AP) — One day after signing a new trade deal with China, President Donald Trump is expected to get more good news on his trade agenda as the Senate considers a new North American pact. Read full article: Senate expected to give Trump back-to-ba...→

Trump: Impeachment case in Senate ‘not going anywhere’

Trump: Impeachment case in Senate ‘not going anywhere’

As senators were sworn in to hear his impeachment trial Thursday, President Trump declared the case against him “is not going anywhere.” Read full article: Trump: Impeachment case in Senate ‘not g...→

Senate passes US-Canada-Mexico trade deal, a Trump priority

Senate passes US-Canada-Mexico trade deal, a Trump priority

The Senate has overwhelmingly approved a new North American trade pact that rewrites the rules of trade with Canada and Mexico. Read full article: Senate passes US-Canada-Mexico trade dea...→

Chief justice swears in Senate for Trump impeachment trial

Chief justice swears in Senate for Trump impeachment trial

WASHINGTON (AP) — The chief justice of the United States was sworn in Thursday to preside over President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial, then immediately swore in the entire Senate bo… Read full article: Chief justice swears in Senate for Trump...→

Adam Schiff reads articles of impeachment against Trump on Senate floor

Adam Schiff reads articles of impeachment against Trump on Senate floor

The Senate trial of President Trump moved forward Thursday with Rep. Adam Schiff joining the rest of the House of Representatives impeachment managers to read the two articles detailing President T… Read full article: Adam Schiff reads articles of impeachmen...→

Senate passes US-Canada-Mexico trade deal, a Trump priority

Senate passes US-Canada-Mexico trade deal, a Trump priority

The Senate overwhelmingly approved a new North American trade agreement Thursday that rewrites the rules of trade with Canada and Mexico and gives President Donald Trump a major policy win before senators turn their full attention to his impeachment trial. Read full article: Senate passes US-Canada-Mexico trade dea...→

House prosecutors read Trump impeachment charges to Senate

House prosecutors read Trump impeachment charges to Senate

Later Chief Justice John Roberts, who is to preside at the trial, will administer the oath to senators who will serve as jurors. Read full article: House prosecutors read Trump impeachment...→

House prosecutors read Trump impeachment charges to Senate

House prosecutors read Trump impeachment charges to Senate

WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress opened the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump on Thursday, with House Democrats reading the formal charges from the well of the U.S. Senate ahead of the sw… Read full article: House prosecutors read Trump impeachment...→

House prosecutors read Trump impeachment charges to Senate

Congress opened the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump on Thursday, with House Democrats reading the formal charges from the well of the U.S. Senate ahead of the swearing in of all... Read full article: House prosecutors read Trump impeachment...→

U.S. Senate approves North American trade deal replacing NAFTA

The legislation for the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement passed on an 89-10 bipartisan vote, sending the measure to President Donald Trump for him to sign into law. Read full article: U.S. Senate approves North American trad...→

Senate passes US-Canada-Mexico trade deal, a Trump priority

Senate passes US-Canada-Mexico trade deal, a Trump priority

The Senate overwhelmingly approved a new North American trade agreement Thursday that rewrites the rules of trade with Canada and Mexico and gives President Donald Trump a major policy win before s… Read full article: Senate passes US-Canada-Mexico trade dea...→

Trump impeachment trial begins as articles formally presented to Senate

Trump impeachment trial begins as articles formally presented to Senate

The Trump impeachment proceedings are underway in the Senate after House Sergeant-at-Arms Paul Irving led a procession of Democratic "managers" across the Capitol on Thursday afternoon and the upper chamber formally received the articles of impeachment. Read full article: Trump impeachment trial begins as articl...→

Senate passes US-Canada-Mexico trade deal, a Trump priority

The Senate overwhelmingly approved a new North American trade agreement Thursday that rewrites the rules of trade with Canada and Mexico and gives President Donald Trump a major policy win... Read full article: Senate passes US-Canada-Mexico trade dea...→

Senate to hear articles of impeachment against Trump

Senate to hear articles of impeachment against Trump

The Senate is poised to hear the articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump on Thursday, beginning the third impeachment trial in U.S. history. Read full article: Senate to hear articles of impeachment a...→

Senate to accept articles Thursday as Trump impeachment trial set to begin

Senate to accept articles Thursday as Trump impeachment trial set to begin

The Senate is set to formally accept the articles of impeachment Thursday, after they were handed off by key members of the House late Wednesday, officially triggering the third presidential impeachment trial in presidential history.... House managers, who were officially revealed on Wednesday, will read the articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump in the Senate chamber sometime in the afternoon, with House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff taking a Read full article: Senate to accept articles Thursday as Tr...→

Senate opens to hear articles of impeachment against Trump

The Senate opens its historic proceedings against President Donald Trump on Thursday with a formal reading of the articles of impeachment by House prosecutors, followed by the arrival at the... Read full article: Senate opens to hear articles of impeach...→

Trump impeachment moves to Senate ahead of historic trial

Trump impeachment moves to Senate ahead of historic trial

Power now shifts to Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and his Republican colleagues in the Senate. Read full article: Trump impeachment moves to Senate ahead ...→

Graham expects 'bipartisan acquittal for Trump' in Senate trial

Graham expects 'bipartisan acquittal for Trump' in Senate trial

President Trump will emerge from the Senate impeachment trial "the strongest he has been politically," Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C. told Hannity Wednesday. Read full article: Graham expects 'bipartisan acquittal for...→

Trump makes vulgar comment hitting back at Senate impeachment trial

Trump makes vulgar comment hitting back at Senate impeachment trial

While honoring Louisiana State University's football team at the White House, President Donald Trump turned to the Senate impeachment trial, with a vulgar comment Read full article: Trump makes vulgar comment hitting back ...→

Trump Legal Team to Add Starr and Dershowitz for Senate Trial

Trump Legal Team to Add Starr and Dershowitz for Senate Trial

Ken Starr and a third lawyer named to the team, Robert Wray, were independent counsels who investigated President Bill Clinton. Read full article: Trump Legal Team to Add Starr and Dersho...→

Video: Trump impeachment trial launches in Senate

Video: Trump impeachment trial launches in Senate

A critical confrontation is shaping up between Republican and Democratic senators over whether any witnesses will be called. Read full article: Video: Trump impeachment trial launches ...→

Candidates to Replace Cullerton as Senate President Highlighting Credentials Ahead of Sunday Vote

Candidates to Replace Cullerton as Senate President Highlighting Credentials Ahead of Sunday Vote

As Illinois State Senate President John Cullerton steps down, a heated contest has developed between two Senators looking to take over the powerful role. State Senator Kimberly Lightford, who has represented Illinois’ 4th Senate District since 1998, is currently the Senate’s Majority Leader. She is engaged in a battle with State Senator Don Harmon, who has represented the 39th District… Read full article: Candidates to Replace Cullerton as Senat...→

Massachusetts Senate approves comprehensive sex ed bill

Massachusetts Senate approves comprehensive sex ed bill

“Our state's youth deserve to have the informed resources and skills they need to make smart decisions to protect their health.” Read full article: Massachusetts Senate approves comprehens...→

Senate Opens Trump Impeachment Trial as Fresh Ukraine Revelations Emerge

Senate Opens Trump Impeachment Trial as Fresh Ukraine Revelations Emerge

The chief justice was sworn in as the presiding officer and senators swore to do “impartial justice,” as the Senate opened only the third presidential impeachment trial in history. Read full article: Senate Opens Trump Impeachment Trial as ...→

Senate approves new USMCA trade deal with 89-10 vote

Senate approves new USMCA trade deal with 89-10 vote

Mexico has already approved the agreement. Canada is expected to do so in coming months, with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s government long insisting it would wait for U.S. approval before … Read full article: Senate approves new USMCA trade deal wit...→

Senate introduces impeachment charges, officially begins trial of President Donald Trump

Senate introduces impeachment charges, officially begins trial of President Donald Trump

WASHINGTON (UPI) -- Two articles of impeachment were introduced in the Senate Thursday, formally marking the start of a historic proceeding that could potential Read full article: Senate introduces impeachment charges, o...→

Senate approves USMCA trade deal in landslide vote

Senate approves USMCA trade deal in landslide vote

The GOP-controlled Senate overwhelmingly passed a new trade deal with Mexico and Canada on Thursday, giving President Trump another trade win a day after he inked a partial agreement with China. Th… Read full article: Senate approves USMCA trade deal in land...→

Watch at 1 p.m.: Trump impeachment trial begins in Senate

Watch at 1 p.m.: Trump impeachment trial begins in Senate

The Senate opens its historic proceedings against President Donald Trump on Thursday with a formal reading of the articles of impeachment by House prosecutors, followed by the arrival at 1 p.m. of Chief Justice John Roberts, who will swear in all 100 senators as jurors for only the third impeachment trial in U.S. history. Read full article: Watch at 1 p.m.: Trump impeachment trial...→

Senate Passes US-Canada-Mexico Trade Deal, a Trump Priority

Senate Passes US-Canada-Mexico Trade Deal, a Trump Priority

The Senate overwhelmingly approved a new North American trade agreement Thursday that rewrites the rules of trade with Canada and Mexico and gives President Donald Trump a major policy win before senators turn their full attention to his impeachment trial. Read full article: Senate Passes US-Canada-Mexico Trade Dea...→

House prosecutors read Trump impeachment charges to Senate

House prosecutors read Trump impeachment charges to Senate

"Hear ye, hear ye, hear ye!" said the Senate’s sergeant at arms, calling the proceedings to order. Read full article: House prosecutors read Trump impeachment...→

Senate passes U.S.-Canada-Mexico trade deal, a Trump priority

Senate passes U.S.-Canada-Mexico trade deal, a Trump priority

The Senate overwhelmingly approved a new North American trade agreement Thursday that rewrites the rules of trade with Canada and Mexico and gives President Donald Trump a major policy win before s… Read full article: Senate passes U.S.-Canada-Mexico trade d...→

Senate approves rewrite of North American trade deal

Senate approves rewrite of North American trade deal

The Senate approved President Trump’s rewrite of the North American trade deal Thursday, handing him a second trade victory in as many days while he fights to remain in office. Read full article: Senate approves rewrite of North America...→

Watch live: Trump impeachment trial begins in Senate

Watch live: Trump impeachment trial begins in Senate

The Senate opens its historic proceedings against President Donald Trump on Thursday with a formal reading of the articles of impeachment by House prosecutors, followed by the arrival at the Capitol of Chief Justice John Roberts, who will swear in all 100 senators as jurors for only the third impeachment trial in U.S. history. Read full article: Watch live: Trump impeachment trial begi...→

Senate Passes US-Canada-Mexico Trade Deal, a Trump Priority

The Senate has overwhelmingly approved a new North American trade pact that rewrites the rules of trade with Canada and Mexico. Passage of the measure gives President Donald Trump a major policy victory before senators turns their full attention to his impeachment trial. The measure goes to Trump for his signature. It would replace the 25-year-old North American Free Trade Agreement, known as NAFTA. It tore down most trade barriers and triggered a surge in trade. But Trump and other critics blamed NAFTA for encouraging U.S. companies to move their manufacturing plants south of the border to take advantage of low-wage Mexican laborers. Read full article: Senate Passes US-Canada-Mexico Trade Dea...→

Senate passes USMCA in major win for Trump

Senate passes USMCA in major win for Trump

Passage of the trade pact fulfills Trump’s 2016 campaign promise to update the original NAFTA with Mexico and Canada. Read full article: Senate passes USMCA in major win for Tru...→

Senate to hear articles of impeachment against Trump

Senate to hear articles of impeachment against Trump

The Senate is poised to hear the articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump on Thursday, beginning the third impeachment trial in U.S. history. Read full article: Senate to hear articles of impeachment a...→

Trump Impeachment Live Updates: Proceedings Move to the Senate

Trump Impeachment Live Updates: Proceedings Move to the Senate

Ceremony will be front and center as House members read the articles of impeachment aloud in the Senate, and the chief justice of the United States administers an oath to senators. Read full article: Trump Impeachment Live Updates: Proceedi...→

The Note: Trump allies forced to play defense as impeachment moves to Senate

The Note: Trump allies forced to play defense as impeachment moves to Senate

Trump allies forced to play defense as impeachment moves to Senate. The pressure is on Republicans to publicly defend Trump's actions. Read full article: The Note: Trump allies forced to play de...→

Pelosi hands out commemorative pens as House transmits Trump impeachment articles to Senate

Pelosi hands out commemorative pens as House transmits Trump impeachment articles to Senate

 (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)... House transmits Trump impeachment articles to Senate, paving way for historic trial House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., on Wednesday signed the formal articles of impeachment brought last month against President Trump and House Democrats Read full article: Pelosi hands out commemorative pens as H...→

House leaders march Trump impeachment articles to the Senate

House leaders march Trump impeachment articles to the Senate

The ceremonial pomp and protocol by the lawmakers prosecuting the case against Trump moved the impeachment out of Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s Democratic-run House to the Republican-majority Senate, where the president’s team is mounting a defense aiming for swift acquittal. Read full article: House leaders march Trump impeachment ar...→

Sen. Kennedy: Pelosi 'swollen with partisan rage' as she sends Trump impeachment articles to Senate

Sen. Kennedy: Pelosi 'swollen with partisan rage' as she sends Trump impeachment articles to Senate

Senate Judiciary Committee member John Kennedy, R-La., said Wednesday that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is "swollen with partisan rage," after watching the California Democrat shepherd the articles of impeachment against President Trump to the Senate through her formal "engrossment ceremony." Read full article: Sen. Kennedy: Pelosi 'swollen with parti...→

Trump leaves for Mar-a-Lago for the weekend ahead of Senate impeachment trial

Trump leaves for Mar-a-Lago for the weekend ahead of Senate impeachment trial

January 17, 2020 / 4:04 PM / CBS News... "We'll take pictures behind the resolute desk," Mr. Trump told the LSU Tigers. "It's been there a long time - a lot of presidents - some good, some not so good. But you got a good one now. Even though they're trying to impeach the son of a Read full article: Trump leaves for Mar-a-Lago for the week...→

Trump makes vulgar comment hitting back at Senate impeachment trial

Trump makes vulgar comment hitting back at Senate impeachment trial

While honoring Louisiana State University's football team at the White House, President Donald Trump turned to the Senate impeachment trial, with a vulgar comment Read full article: Trump makes vulgar comment hitting back ...→

Trump Legal Team to Add Starr and Dershowitz for Senate Trial

Trump Legal Team to Add Starr and Dershowitz for Senate Trial

Ken Starr and a third lawyer named to the team, Robert Wray, were independent counsels who investigated President Bill Clinton. Read full article: Trump Legal Team to Add Starr and Dersho...→

Senate opens Trump impeachment trial as new Ukraine revelations emerge

Trump is almost certain to be acquitted in the Republican-controlled chamber, but even the president’s allies were divided Thursday about how best to defend him. Read full article: Senate opens Trump impeachment trial as ...→

Video: Trump impeachment trial launches in Senate

Video: Trump impeachment trial launches in Senate

A critical confrontation is shaping up between Republican and Democratic senators over whether any witnesses will be called. Read full article: Video: Trump impeachment trial launches ...→

Pence Urges Senate Dems to Show 'Courage,' Acquit Trump

Pence Urges Senate Dems to Show 'Courage,' Acquit Trump

Urging Senate Democrats to show "political courage," Vice President Mike Pence calls for the Senate to acquit President Donald Trump, the man he would replace if the president were to be removed by a vote. Read full article: Pence Urges Senate Dems to Show 'Courage...→

Candidates to Replace Cullerton as Senate President Highlighting Credentials Ahead of Sunday Vote

Candidates to Replace Cullerton as Senate President Highlighting Credentials Ahead of Sunday Vote

As Illinois State Senate President John Cullerton steps down, a heated contest has developed between two Senators looking to take over the powerful role. State Senator Kimberly Lightford, who has represented Illinois’ 4th Senate District since 1998, is currently the Senate’s Majority Leader. She is engaged in a battle with State Senator Don Harmon, who has represented the 39th District… Read full article: Candidates to Replace Cullerton as Senat...→

Senate expected to give Trump back-to-back trade victories | WTOP

Senate expected to give Trump back-to-back trade victories | WTOP

WASHINGTON (AP) — One day after signing a new trade deal with China, President Donald Trump is expected to get more good news on his trade agenda as the Senate considers a new North American pact. Read full article: Senate expected to give Trump back-to-ba...→

Massachusetts Senate approves comprehensive sex ed bill

Massachusetts Senate approves comprehensive sex ed bill

“Our state's youth deserve to have the informed resources and skills they need to make smart decisions to protect their health.” Read full article: Massachusetts Senate approves comprehens...→

Trump: Impeachment case in Senate ‘not going anywhere’

Trump: Impeachment case in Senate ‘not going anywhere’

As senators were sworn in to hear his impeachment trial Thursday, President Trump declared the case against him “is not going anywhere.” Read full article: Trump: Impeachment case in Senate ‘not g...→

Senate Opens Trump Impeachment Trial as Fresh Ukraine Revelations Emerge

Senate Opens Trump Impeachment Trial as Fresh Ukraine Revelations Emerge

The chief justice was sworn in as the presiding officer and senators swore to do “impartial justice,” as the Senate opened only the third presidential impeachment trial in history. Read full article: Senate Opens Trump Impeachment Trial as ...→

Senate passes US-Canada-Mexico trade deal, a Trump priority

Senate passes US-Canada-Mexico trade deal, a Trump priority

The Senate has overwhelmingly approved a new North American trade pact that rewrites the rules of trade with Canada and Mexico. Read full article: Senate passes US-Canada-Mexico trade dea...→

Senate approves new USMCA trade deal with 89-10 vote

Senate approves new USMCA trade deal with 89-10 vote

Mexico has already approved the agreement. Canada is expected to do so in coming months, with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s government long insisting it would wait for U.S. approval before … Read full article: Senate approves new USMCA trade deal wit...→

Chief justice swears in Senate for Trump impeachment trial

Chief justice swears in Senate for Trump impeachment trial

WASHINGTON (AP) — The chief justice of the United States was sworn in Thursday to preside over President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial, then immediately swore in the entire Senate bo… Read full article: Chief justice swears in Senate for Trump...→

Adam Schiff reads articles of impeachment against Trump on Senate floor

Adam Schiff reads articles of impeachment against Trump on Senate floor

The Senate trial of President Trump moved forward Thursday with Rep. Adam Schiff joining the rest of the House of Representatives impeachment managers to read the two articles detailing President T… Read full article: Adam Schiff reads articles of impeachmen...→

Senate introduces impeachment charges, officially begins trial of President Donald Trump

Senate introduces impeachment charges, officially begins trial of President Donald Trump

WASHINGTON (UPI) -- Two articles of impeachment were introduced in the Senate Thursday, formally marking the start of a historic proceeding that could potential Read full article: Senate introduces impeachment charges, o...→

Senate passes US-Canada-Mexico trade deal, a Trump priority

Senate passes US-Canada-Mexico trade deal, a Trump priority

The Senate overwhelmingly approved a new North American trade agreement Thursday that rewrites the rules of trade with Canada and Mexico and gives President Donald Trump a major policy win before senators turn their full attention to his impeachment trial. Read full article: Senate passes US-Canada-Mexico trade dea...→

Senate approves USMCA trade deal in landslide vote

Senate approves USMCA trade deal in landslide vote

The GOP-controlled Senate overwhelmingly passed a new trade deal with Mexico and Canada on Thursday, giving President Trump another trade win a day after he inked a partial agreement with China. Th… Read full article: Senate approves USMCA trade deal in land...→

Watch at 1 p.m.: Trump impeachment trial begins in Senate

Watch at 1 p.m.: Trump impeachment trial begins in Senate

The Senate opens its historic proceedings against President Donald Trump on Thursday with a formal reading of the articles of impeachment by House prosecutors, followed by the arrival at 1 p.m. of Chief Justice John Roberts, who will swear in all 100 senators as jurors for only the third impeachment trial in U.S. history. Read full article: Watch at 1 p.m.: Trump impeachment trial...→

House prosecutors read Trump impeachment charges to Senate

House prosecutors read Trump impeachment charges to Senate

Later Chief Justice John Roberts, who is to preside at the trial, will administer the oath to senators who will serve as jurors. Read full article: House prosecutors read Trump impeachment...→

Senate Passes US-Canada-Mexico Trade Deal, a Trump Priority

Senate Passes US-Canada-Mexico Trade Deal, a Trump Priority

The Senate overwhelmingly approved a new North American trade agreement Thursday that rewrites the rules of trade with Canada and Mexico and gives President Donald Trump a major policy win before senators turn their full attention to his impeachment trial. Read full article: Senate Passes US-Canada-Mexico Trade Dea...→

House prosecutors read Trump impeachment charges to Senate

House prosecutors read Trump impeachment charges to Senate

WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress opened the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump on Thursday, with House Democrats reading the formal charges from the well of the U.S. Senate ahead of the sw… Read full article: House prosecutors read Trump impeachment...→

House prosecutors read Trump impeachment charges to Senate

House prosecutors read Trump impeachment charges to Senate

"Hear ye, hear ye, hear ye!" said the Senate’s sergeant at arms, calling the proceedings to order. Read full article: House prosecutors read Trump impeachment...→

House prosecutors read Trump impeachment charges to Senate

Congress opened the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump on Thursday, with House Democrats reading the formal charges from the well of the U.S. Senate ahead of the swearing in of all... Read full article: House prosecutors read Trump impeachment...→

Senate passes U.S.-Canada-Mexico trade deal, a Trump priority

Senate passes U.S.-Canada-Mexico trade deal, a Trump priority

The Senate overwhelmingly approved a new North American trade agreement Thursday that rewrites the rules of trade with Canada and Mexico and gives President Donald Trump a major policy win before s… Read full article: Senate passes U.S.-Canada-Mexico trade d...→

U.S. Senate approves North American trade deal replacing NAFTA

The legislation for the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement passed on an 89-10 bipartisan vote, sending the measure to President Donald Trump for him to sign into law. Read full article: U.S. Senate approves North American trad...→

Senate approves rewrite of North American trade deal

Senate approves rewrite of North American trade deal

The Senate approved President Trump’s rewrite of the North American trade deal Thursday, handing him a second trade victory in as many days while he fights to remain in office. Read full article: Senate approves rewrite of North America...→

Senate passes US-Canada-Mexico trade deal, a Trump priority

Senate passes US-Canada-Mexico trade deal, a Trump priority

The Senate overwhelmingly approved a new North American trade agreement Thursday that rewrites the rules of trade with Canada and Mexico and gives President Donald Trump a major policy win before s… Read full article: Senate passes US-Canada-Mexico trade dea...→

Watch live: Trump impeachment trial begins in Senate

Watch live: Trump impeachment trial begins in Senate

The Senate opens its historic proceedings against President Donald Trump on Thursday with a formal reading of the articles of impeachment by House prosecutors, followed by the arrival at the Capitol of Chief Justice John Roberts, who will swear in all 100 senators as jurors for only the third impeachment trial in U.S. history. Read full article: Watch live: Trump impeachment trial begi...→

Trump impeachment trial begins as articles formally presented to Senate

Trump impeachment trial begins as articles formally presented to Senate

The Trump impeachment proceedings are underway in the Senate after House Sergeant-at-Arms Paul Irving led a procession of Democratic "managers" across the Capitol on Thursday afternoon and the upper chamber formally received the articles of impeachment. Read full article: Trump impeachment trial begins as articl...→

Senate Passes US-Canada-Mexico Trade Deal, a Trump Priority

The Senate has overwhelmingly approved a new North American trade pact that rewrites the rules of trade with Canada and Mexico. Passage of the measure gives President Donald Trump a major policy victory before senators turns their full attention to his impeachment trial. The measure goes to Trump for his signature. It would replace the 25-year-old North American Free Trade Agreement, known as NAFTA. It tore down most trade barriers and triggered a surge in trade. But Trump and other critics blamed NAFTA for encouraging U.S. companies to move their manufacturing plants south of the border to take advantage of low-wage Mexican laborers. Read full article: Senate Passes US-Canada-Mexico Trade Dea...→

Senate passes US-Canada-Mexico trade deal, a Trump priority

The Senate overwhelmingly approved a new North American trade agreement Thursday that rewrites the rules of trade with Canada and Mexico and gives President Donald Trump a major policy win... Read full article: Senate passes US-Canada-Mexico trade dea...→

Senate to hear articles of impeachment against Trump

Senate to hear articles of impeachment against Trump

The Senate is poised to hear the articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump on Thursday, beginning the third impeachment trial in U.S. history. Read full article: Senate to hear articles of impeachment a...→

Senate passes USMCA in major win for Trump

Senate passes USMCA in major win for Trump

Passage of the trade pact fulfills Trump’s 2016 campaign promise to update the original NAFTA with Mexico and Canada. Read full article: Senate passes USMCA in major win for Tru...→

Senate to accept articles Thursday as Trump impeachment trial set to begin

Senate to accept articles Thursday as Trump impeachment trial set to begin

The Senate is set to formally accept the articles of impeachment Thursday, after they were handed off by key members of the House late Wednesday, officially triggering the third presidential impeachment trial in presidential history.... House managers, who were officially revealed on Wednesday, will read the articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump in the Senate chamber sometime in the afternoon, with House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff taking a Read full article: Senate to accept articles Thursday as Tr...→

Senate to hear articles of impeachment against Trump

Senate to hear articles of impeachment against Trump

The Senate is poised to hear the articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump on Thursday, beginning the third impeachment trial in U.S. history. Read full article: Senate to hear articles of impeachment a...→

Senate opens to hear articles of impeachment against Trump

The Senate opens its historic proceedings against President Donald Trump on Thursday with a formal reading of the articles of impeachment by House prosecutors, followed by the arrival at the... Read full article: Senate opens to hear articles of impeach...→

Trump Impeachment Live Updates: Proceedings Move to the Senate

Trump Impeachment Live Updates: Proceedings Move to the Senate

Ceremony will be front and center as House members read the articles of impeachment aloud in the Senate, and the chief justice of the United States administers an oath to senators. Read full article: Trump Impeachment Live Updates: Proceedi...→

The Note: Trump allies forced to play defense as impeachment moves to Senate

The Note: Trump allies forced to play defense as impeachment moves to Senate

Trump allies forced to play defense as impeachment moves to Senate. The pressure is on Republicans to publicly defend Trump's actions. Read full article: The Note: Trump allies forced to play de...→

Trump impeachment moves to Senate ahead of historic trial

Trump impeachment moves to Senate ahead of historic trial

Power now shifts to Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and his Republican colleagues in the Senate. Read full article: Trump impeachment moves to Senate ahead ...→

Pelosi hands out commemorative pens as House transmits Trump impeachment articles to Senate

Pelosi hands out commemorative pens as House transmits Trump impeachment articles to Senate

 (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)... House transmits Trump impeachment articles to Senate, paving way for historic trial House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., on Wednesday signed the formal articles of impeachment brought last month against President Trump and House Democrats Read full article: Pelosi hands out commemorative pens as H...→

House leaders march Trump impeachment articles to the Senate

House leaders march Trump impeachment articles to the Senate

The ceremonial pomp and protocol by the lawmakers prosecuting the case against Trump moved the impeachment out of Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s Democratic-run House to the Republican-majority Senate, where the president’s team is mounting a defense aiming for swift acquittal. Read full article: House leaders march Trump impeachment ar...→

Graham expects 'bipartisan acquittal for Trump' in Senate trial

Graham expects 'bipartisan acquittal for Trump' in Senate trial

President Trump will emerge from the Senate impeachment trial "the strongest he has been politically," Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C. told Hannity Wednesday. Read full article: Graham expects 'bipartisan acquittal for...→

Sen. Kennedy: Pelosi 'swollen with partisan rage' as she sends Trump impeachment articles to Senate

Sen. Kennedy: Pelosi 'swollen with partisan rage' as she sends Trump impeachment articles to Senate

Senate Judiciary Committee member John Kennedy, R-La., said Wednesday that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is "swollen with partisan rage," after watching the California Democrat shepherd the articles of impeachment against President Trump to the Senate through her formal "engrossment ceremony." Read full article: Sen. Kennedy: Pelosi 'swollen with parti...→