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Politics Feb 11WATCH: Trump’s second impeachment trial | Day 4
Trump attorney David Schoen said Thursday that the defense's case should go quickly on Friday, making clear they have no intention of using the 16 hours available to them.
Politics Feb 11WATCH: Trump ‘lit the fuse’ of the Capitol insurrection, Rep. DeGette says
Democratic prosecutors in Donald Trump's impeachment trial say rioters believed they were are acting on the "president's orders" to storm the Capitol to undo Joe Biden's election victory.
Politics Feb 10WATCH: Trump’s second impeachment trial | Day 3
House prosecutors concluded two days of emotional arguments in Donald Trump’s impeachment trial late Thursday, insisting the Capitol invaders believed they were acting on “the president’s orders” to stop Joe Biden's election.
Politics Feb 10WATCH: Democrats call Trump ‘inciter in chief’ of Capitol attack
The first full day of arguments are beginning in Donald Trump’s impeachment trial, as House Democratic prosecutors said the former president was no “innocent bystander” but the “inciter in chief” of deadly attack at the Capitol to overturn the election.
Politics Feb 10WATCH: Trump’s second impeachment trial | Day 2
Though most of the Senate jurors have clearly already made up their minds on acquittal or conviction, they were riveted on the video and audio as the rioters took over the chamber where the impeachment trial is now being held.
Politics Feb 09Trump’s historic 2nd trial opens with jarring video of Capitol siege
Donald Trump's historic second impeachment trial has opened in the Senate with graphic video of the deadly Jan. 6 attack on Congress after the defeated former president whips up a rally crowd.
Politics Feb 09WATCH: Trump’s second impeachment trial begins in Senate
House Democrats prosecuting the case told senators they were presenting “cold, hard facts” against Trump, who is charged with inciting the mob siege of the Capitol to overturn the election he lost to Democrat Joe Biden.
Politics Feb 08Trump’s lawyers blast impeachment trial as ‘political theater’
In a brief filed on the eve of the impeachment trial, lawyers for the former president leveled a wide-ranging attack on the case.
Politics Feb 04House Democrats ask Trump to testify under oath in Senate trial
They are challenging the former president to explain why he and his lawyers have disputed key factual allegations at the center of their charge that he incited a violent mob to storm the Capitol.
Politics Feb 03Activists worry about broader law enforcement after Capitol riot
Civil rights groups and communities of color are watching warily for any moves to expand law enforcement power.