January 25, 2020 - 4:13 am
Donald Trump's defense team brought its opening arguments to the Senate floor for the first time in the ongoing impeachment trial against the president on Saturday morning, reports CNN . The session came after three long days of arguments from House Democratic impeachment managers, arguing that the...
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Impeachment Trial
WWL Newsroom
January 22, 2020 - 10:32 am
Watch Live Video Coverage of Senate Impeachment Trial of President Donald Trump as opening arguements begin on day two of the trial. Senators used day one to establish the rules for the impeachment trial.
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The Capitol
January 21, 2020 - 12:29 pm
It is very unlikely that the impeachment trial of President Donald J. Trump will lead to his removal from office – but the stigma of joining Andrew Johnson and Bill Clinton as the only other presidents to be impeached will forever be part of the legacy of President Trump. President Andrew Johnson...
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January 19, 2020 - 3:24 am
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) – President Donald Trump’s legal defense team is working toward a Monday deadline to submit a defense brief against charges filed by House prosecutors in the Senate trial that is set to begin in earnest next week. Among the president’s legal team is Harvard law professor and...
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Impeachment paperwork goes to Senate today
Associated Press
January 15, 2020 - 7:05 am
(AP) — The House is set to vote Wednesday to send the articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump to the Senate for a landmark trial on whether the charges of abuse of power and obstruction of Congress are grounds for his removal. Speaker Nancy Pelosi plans a morning announcement to name...
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December 19, 2019 - 1:05 pm
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) — Two articles of impeachment charging President Donald Trump with abuse of power and obstruction of Congress were approved in the House on Wednesday night. While this is the third time in history that a U.S. president has been impeached by the House of Representatives, it's the...
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Impeachment vote
Associated Press
December 18, 2019 - 7:59 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump was impeached by the U.S. House of Representatives Wednesday night, becoming only the third American chief executive to be formally charged under the Constitution’s ultimate remedy for high crimes and misdemeanors. The historic vote split along party lines,...
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