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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 02WATCH: Capitol Police officer killed in insurrection honored at U.S. Capitol
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Sicknick was a patriot who will be remembered by lawmakers each day as they enter the Capitol. “We will never forget,” she promised his family, who attended the ceremony.
Politics Jan 25WATCH: Article of impeachment against Trump delivered to Senate
The House is set to bring the impeachment article against Donald Trump for the Senate trial. But a growing number of Republican senators say they oppose the proceedings against the former president.
Politics Jan 24Growing number of GOP senators oppose impeachment trial
A growing number of Republican senators say they oppose holding an impeachment trial, a sign of the dimming chances that former President Donald Trump will be convicted on the charge that he incited a siege of the U.S. Capitol.
Politics Jan 22Trump impeachment to go to Senate Monday, launching trial
“There will be a trial,” Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer said in making the announcement Friday. "It will be a full trial, it will be a fair trial.”…
Politics Jan 18WATCH: Treasury nominee Janet Yellen testifies at confirmation hearing
“More must be done,” Yellen told the Senate Finance Committee during her confirmation hearing. “Without further action, we risk a longer, more painful recession now — and long-term scarring of the economy later.”…