Amanpour and Company

GOP Lawyer Ted Olson: “I Would Vote to Convict [Trump]"

Clip: 02/12/2021 | 17m 46s | Video has closed captioning.

The second impeachment trial of former President Trump is causing some major soul-searching among traditional conservatives. Former solicitor general Ted Olson, a veteran Republican who worked in the Bush and Reagan administrations, was horrified by the Capitol riots on January 6. Olson tells Walter Isaacson why he believes senators who don't vote to impeach are complicit in Trump's wrongdoing.

Aired: 02/12/21

Rating: NR

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