The impeachment trial of President Trump, expected to open in the Senate on Thursday, is shining an intense spotlight on a handful of Senate Republicans who hold the power to decide a key question: whether to call witnesses.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell continues to tack back-and-forth on perhaps the most contentious issue of President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial — whether the Senate will allow new witnesses to testify in the case.
The Trump administration has lost the support of at least two Republican senators over how it handled the killing of Iranian military commander Qasem Soleimani, after top national security officials failed to tell lawmakers when, if ever, they would
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., dismissed the impeachment process against President Trump as a political proceeding rather than a judicial one. "I'm not an impartial juror. This is a political process.