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Sens. Susan Collins and Mitt Romney said they expect other Republicans to back a push for new evidence as part of President Trump’s trial. A vote is expected later this week.
  • Jan 27, 2020
The New York Times, citing an unpublished manuscript of Bolton’s book, reported that the president told Bolton last August that he wanted to withhold military aid to Ukraine unless it aided investigations into the Bidens.
  • Jan 27, 2020
Trump’s team will launch its defense of the president on Saturday, with the key question of whether the Senate will call new witnesses or subpoena documents set to be decided around the middle of next week.
  • Jan 23, 2020
The Republican barrage was led by Trump himself, who called the top House managers “sleazebags” while denouncing his impeachment as a “hoax” and “disgrace” to his presidency.
  • Jan 22, 2020
The vote sets the stage for opening arguments by House impeachment managers and President Trump’s legal defense team beginning Wednesday at 1 p.m.
  • Jan 22, 2020
Some Senate Democrats privately argue they should call the GOP’s bluff on “witness reciprocity” and offer Hunter Biden — or even his father, the former vice president — in exchange for a top Trump administration witness.
  • Jan 21, 2020
The president’s lawyers argued in a brief filed Monday that the articles against Trump are “deficient on their face,” while Mitch McConnell released proposed ground rules for the trial.
  • Jan 20, 2020
The men are polar opposites, but the president has come to view the Senate leader as an asset and reliable counselor, deferring to him on impeachment strategy.
  • Jan 19, 2020
The partisan kickoff to the trial that will determine Trump’s fate came amid new allegations by a Trump associate who has tried to implicate the president more directly in an alleged plot to pressure Ukraine to interfere in the 2020 U.S. election.
  • Jan 16, 2020
The House vote and solemn procession across the Capitol came as Senate Republicans rallied behind the idea of parity between the two parties in possibly calling witnesses.
  • Jan 15, 2020