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How Trump's Senate impeachment trial will work

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says he wants Donald Trump’s impeachment trial to look a lot like the one that led to the acquittal of Bill Cl...

How Trump's Senate impeachment trial will work

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Impeachment live stream: Watch Trump’s Senate impeachment trial The Senate will convene with Chief Justice John Roberts presiding and will take up Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's resolution setting the framework...
19:08, 2020-01-21

Impeachment livestream: Watch Trump’s Senate impeachment trial The Senate will convene with Chief Justice John Roberts presiding and will take up Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's resolution setting the fram...
19:28, 2020-01-21

LIVE: House impeachment managers and Trump defense team deliver opening arguments in Senate impeachment trial Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call President Donald Trump's impeachment trial in the Senate resumed in earnest Wednesday with opening arguments. C-SPAN and TV...
19:32, 2020-01-22

Trump impeachment trial opens in US Senate The historic trial marks only the third such proceeding in US history. President Trump is charged with abuse of power and contempt of Congress....
19:56, 2020-01-16

Impeachment trial will supercharge battle for Senate The battle for the Senate majority in 2020 was always going to be heated. And now here comes impeachment.The Senate's impeachment trial of President ...
14:20, 2019-12-28

Watch Live: The Senate Impeachment Trial Senators will kick off President Donald Trump's impeachment trial in earnest today with a vote on Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's proposed rules fo...
19:32, 2020-01-21

McConnell: Senate won't take up impeachment trial before Christmas Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday that the Senate would not hold an impeachment trial before the Christmas recess, despite a push f...
22:44, 2019-12-10

‘Days of Our Lives’ will air at 1:09 a.m. due to Senate Impeachment Trial TUCSON - Due to coverage of the Senate impeachment trial of President Donald Trump, the soap opera, Days of Our Lives will be rescheduled. The 86th e...
20:48, 2020-01-23

Senate looks for holiday truce on impeachment trial Senators aren’t likely to let a little thing like impeachment ruin their holiday plans. As soon as the House impeaches President Donald Trump, the Se...
01:24, 2019-12-10

Hoyer: ‘We need to talk about’ delaying Senate impeachment trial House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer, the second-ranking lawmaker in the House, said Wednesday that Democrats must discuss a last-ditch gambit to delay ...
22:04, 2019-12-18

Pelosi threatens to delay Senate impeachment trial UPDATEDSpeaker Nancy Pelosi warned the House may not immediately transmit articles of impeachment to the Senate out of concerns Republicans won't con...
03:40, 2019-12-19

Here’s what to watch for ahead of Trump’s Senate impeachment trial Here's what to watch as the impeachment charges make their slow-motion journey to the Senate this week....
15:56, 2020-01-11

Here are the rules surrounding Trump’s Senate impeachment trial Now that the process has moved to the Senate, a new series of rules will be put in place to govern the proceedings. Here's a look at what's happening...
19:44, 2020-01-18

Trump's Senate impeachment trial formally begins JONATHAN ERNST/Reuters The Senate impeachment trial of President Donald Trump formally began on Thursday when the House impeachment prosecutors prese...
19:16, 2020-01-16

Here's how the first days of Trump's Senate impeachment trial will unfold Associated Press/Evan Vucci Sen. Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Monday that the Senate will begin opening arguments in President Donald Trump's...
02:16, 2020-01-21

Senate kicks off historic Trump impeachment trial The impeachment trial of President Donald Trump is now underway. "The Senate will receive the managers of the House of Representatives to exhibit the...
19:20, 2020-01-16

Trump’s impeachment trial officially underway in U.S. Senate The events will be a test not only of his presidency but also of the nation’s three branches of power and its system of checks and balances....
19:56, 2020-01-16

Senate Democrats break with Pelosi over impeachment trial Democrats are finally acknowledging that their efforts to extract concessions from Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on President Donald Trump’s...
20:52, 2020-01-08

Impeachment trial crashes into Senate’s 2020 plans If you think President Donald Trump’s impeachment is messy now, just wait until next year.The Senate is increasingly likely to hold Trump’s trial in ...
01:40, 2019-11-19

Trump says Bolton ‘knows nothing,’ up to Senate if he testifies in impeachment trial Former National Security Adviser John Bolton likely wouldn’t be helpful as a Senate impeachment witness because he “know[s] nothing”...
14:24, 2020-01-08

Inside Senate Republicans' impeachment trial strategy Senate Republicans are keeping their impeachment trial options open — officially, at least. The party is uniting around a strategy that could quickly...
00:12, 2019-12-13

McConnell suggests Senate impeachment trial will go into 2020 The Senate’s impeachment trial for President Trump will almost certainly be pushed into 2020.Given the House’s uncertain timeline for passing article...
20:16, 2019-11-18

Senate impeachment trial: Live highlights and updates The historic impeachment trial of President Donald Trump is beginning in earnest Tuesday afternoon with a contentious vote on the rules that will gov...
16:52, 2020-01-21

McConnell eyes quick impeachment trial in Senate Senate Republicans are preparing for a speedy impeachment trial that concludes before the end of the year.Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell told...
21:28, 2019-10-16

Trump impeachment: Democrats need only 4 Republicans to get Senate trial The House Democrats presenting the case at trial face the unique challenge of persuading a handful of senators to cross the aisle and join Democrats ...
02:16, 2020-01-16

McConnell: Senate to vote on new trade deal before impeachment trial Majority Leader Mitch McConnell announced Tuesday that the Senate is on track to pass the new North American trade pact this week, ahead of President...
21:16, 2020-01-14

Mitch McConnell says Senate GOP has votes to begin impeachment trial Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says Republicans have enough votes to approve rules for President Trump’s impeachment trial — without agreeing...
22:00, 2020-01-07

Trump impeachment: Senate GOP reportedly unites behind a no-witness trial After weeks of behind-the-scenes debate, Senate Republicans have hit on their strategy for handling President Trump’s impeachment: a brief trial — wi...
16:52, 2019-12-28

Trump would ‘love’ to stare down Democrats at Senate impeachment trial President Trump on Wednesday suggested that he would “love” to show up at his Senate impeachment trial and eyeball the Democrats prosecut...
16:28, 2020-01-22

Impeachment trial in limbo as Senate leaders trade blows Mitch McConnell and Chuck Schumer have made zero headway on designing a bipartisan set of rules for President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial more t...
20:24, 2020-01-03

Here's how the schedule for Trump's upcoming Senate impeachment trial could unfold Associated Press/Evan Vucci On the week of January 13, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is expected to finally transmit two articles of impeachment chargin...
21:04, 2020-01-13

Trump blasts Senate impeachment trial as ‘hoax’ while in Davos President Trump slammed the impeachment trial in the Senate as a “hoax” and blasted the Democrats prosecuting the House’s case as f...
15:20, 2020-01-22

Senate Republicans puncture House GOP dreams for impeachment trial On Wednesday, a conservative backbencher in the House issued an explosive request to Senate Judiciary Chairman Lindsey Graham: Subpoena the phone rec...
02:12, 2019-12-06

House votes to send impeachment against Trump to Senate for trial WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. House voted Wednesday to send two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump to the Senate and approve House p...
20:08, 2020-01-15

Pelosi appoints impeachment managers for Trump’s Senate trial Speaker Nancy Pelosi has appointed a team of seven House Democrats to serve as prosecutors in President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial.She named Re...
17:44, 2020-01-15

Celebrities react to Trump's Senate impeachment trial: 'This is a disgrace' Politically minded celebrities took to Twitter on Wednesday to voice their respective gripes with Republican senators after they shot down Democrats’...
15:32, 2020-01-23

Impeachment: Trump wants Senate trial over before State of the Union address Graham outlines unlikely aim given battles to come A Very Stable Genius review: at the court of King DonaldImpeachment: is Trump set to survive and w...
18:28, 2020-01-19

Trump impeachment: Democrats set out case as Senate trial looms Republicans insist Trump did nothing illegal regarding UkraineA Very Stable Genius review: at the court of King DonaldImpeachment: is Trump set to su...
15:48, 2020-01-19

Senate may pass new trade deal before impeachment trial starts The Senate may try to dispense with two crucial issues before President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial.Senate Majority Whip John Thune said the cha...
18:04, 2020-01-14

Lindsey Graham says Trump's impeachment trial will 'die quickly' in the Senate Michael Reynolds-Pool/Getty Images Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham on Saturday said he will do "everything" he can to make a Senate impeachment trial ...
02:12, 2019-12-15

Trump says Pelosi, Schiff should testify at Senate impeachment trial ``It's about a fair trial,'' Pelosi told ABC's ``'This Week.'' ``They take an oath to have a fair trial and we think that should be with witnesses an...
20:52, 2020-01-12

John Bolton willing to testify in Senate impeachment trial if subpoenaed Bolton said that after "careful consideration and study'' he decided that he would comply with a Senate subpoena....
18:24, 2020-01-06

Senate gets ready to open impeachment trial against Donald Trump Managers to exhibit impeachment articles on ThursdayChief justice John Roberts to be sworn in for presiding roleTrump ‘knew exactly what was going on...
10:12, 2020-01-16

Trump impeachment: Senate prepares for opening of historic trial Mitch McConnell unveils resolution to move trial forward with unanticipated speed, consigning key proceedings to late-night hoursAs Donald Trump prep...
14:08, 2020-01-21

Senate approves impeachment trial rules, rejecting witnesses WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. Senate plunged into President Donald Trump's impeachment trial with Republicans abruptly abandoning plans to cram opening ...
14:44, 2020-01-22

Graham: Senate GOP doesn’t ‘have the votes’ to dismiss impeachment trial Senate Judiciary Chairman Lindsey Graham acknowledged on Sunday the Republican majority “does not have the votes” in the Senate to quickly dismiss th...
17:16, 2020-01-19

Trump impeachment: Democrats try to delay start to Senate trial Democrats have clinched historic impeachment charges against US President Donald Trump. But they have a few reasons to delay the final trial in the S...
05:12, 2019-12-20

Democrats deliver impeachment articles to begin Senate trial House votes to send Trump impeachment articles to Senate The House voted on Wednesday to send the articles of impeachment to the Senate and appoint t...
00:52, 2020-01-16

Senate rejects amendment to impeachment trial seeking witnesses, documents The Senate voted along party lines Tuesday to table an amendment proposed by Democrats seeking to subpoena additional documents and witnesses in Pres...
23:40, 2020-01-21

Trump impeachment: Schiff denounces 'ass-backwards' Senate trial – live House impeachment manager Schiff says it makes no sense to hold a trial and then request witness testimony – get the latest live 9.07pm GMT Fun fact:...
22:24, 2020-01-21

Pelosi lashes out at reporter amid delays in Senate impeachment trial After pushing for months to impeach President Trump, Nancy Pelosi abandoned all urgency on Thursday, playing coy on when she would send the case to t...
20:20, 2019-12-20

Trump’s Senate impeachment trial set to begin with fight over proposed rules A first test will come midday Tuesday when the session gavels open to vote on Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s proposed rules for debate....
12:20, 2020-01-21

McConnell: Trump will have ‘level playing field’ in Senate impeachment trial Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell took a shot at the House’s handling of the articles of impeachment, saying as the Senate trial gets unde...
19:56, 2020-01-21

2020 candidates in Senate who skip impeachment trial could face arrest Sens. Elizabeth Warren, Bernie Sanders and other Senate Democrats running for president might find themselves pulled off the campaign trail for the t...
01:24, 2019-12-08

‘We’d like to see a fair process’: Pelosi seeks details on Senate impeachment trial The U.S. House Speaker says that before she sends the articles of impeachment approved against Trump to the Senate, GOP leaders must provide more det...
23:36, 2019-12-19

Senate passes McConnell’s impeachment trial rules after more than 12 hours of debate The Senate passed Mitch McConnell’s impeachment trial rules along party lines early Wednesday morning — ending a 13-hour day of debate on the S...
08:44, 2020-01-22

Trump impeachment: Senate prepares to hear opening arguments in trial Mitch McConnell unveils resolution to move trial forward with unanticipated speed, consigning key proceedings to late-night hoursAs Donald Trump prep...
09:08, 2020-01-21

Rudy Giuliani says he’d ‘love’ to testify at Trump’s Senate impeachment trial Rudy Giuliani, President Trump’s personal lawyer, said he’d “love” to be a witness in the Senate impeachment trial because he...
15:00, 2020-01-19

U.S. lawmakers shift focus of Trump impeachment probe to Senate trial Trump faces two articles of impeachment by House Democrats: abuse of power and obstruction of Congress....
12:20, 2019-12-16

Trump impeachment: Democrats push for Bolton to testify in Senate trial Schumer writes to McConnell seeking terms of trialThe lies have it: how Republicans abandoned the truthDemocrats are pressing for John Bolton, the fo...
14:40, 2019-12-16

Read Adam Schiff's opening argument at Senate impeachment trial Read House Intelligence Chairman Adam Schiff's opening argument at President Donald Trump's Senate impeachment trial below. You can also read the lat...
21:52, 2020-01-22

Trump impeachment: Schumer says Senate trial without witnesses would be 'cover-up' – live Senate minority leader criticized the White House for its handling of the impeachment inquiry, saying ‘trials have witnesses’Help us cover the critic...
22:16, 2019-12-16

Joe Biden says he would not comply if he were subpoenaed to testify in Trump's Senate impeachment trial Former Vice President Joe Biden told the editorial board of the Des Moines Register that he would not comply if subpoenaed to testify in President Do...
09:24, 2019-12-28

McConnell: Senate to vote Thursday on new trade deal before impeachment trial Majority Leader Mitch McConnell announced Tuesday that the Senate is on track to pass the new North American trade pact this week, ahead of President...
20:28, 2020-01-14

Pelosi names trial managers to carry articles of impeachment to the Senate Pelosi named seven so-called managers to make the case that Trump is guilty of abuse of power and obstruction of CongressThe House speaker, Nancy Pel...
20:28, 2020-01-15

Trump impeachment: Senate gathers for more opening arguments in landmark trial Each side has 24 hours over three days to present their case. After the House prosecutors finish Friday, the president’s lawyers will follow....
14:12, 2020-01-23

Trump impeachment: House Democrats release new documents on eve of Senate trial Among the documents, obtained from Rudy Giuliani associate Lev Parnas, is a screenshot of a previously undisclosed letter from Giuliani to Ukrainian ...
01:16, 2020-01-15

House Democrats present case in Trump’s Senate impeachment trial Following a marathon session that stretched into the early hours of Wednesday, Democratic House managers are set to present their opening arguments i...
19:20, 2020-01-22

House Democrats to present case in Trump’s Senate impeachment trial Following a marathon session that stretched into the early hours of Wednesday, Democratic House managers are set to present their opening arguments i...
18:56, 2020-01-22

Chuck Schumer wants to hear from Mulvaney, Bolton at Senate impeachment trial Sen. Chuck Schumer wants acting White House Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney and ex-national security adviser John Bolton to testify in President Trump's...
04:52, 2019-12-16

Rejection of Trump impeachment articles cools in Senate ahead of trial Senate Republicans signalled they would reject the idea of simply voting to dismiss the articles of impeachment against U.S. President Donald Trump a...
13:44, 2020-01-14

Trump impeachment: Pelosi and McConnell set for battle over Senate trial – live Senate majority leader to speak on Senate floor at 9.30am ETHouse speaker Pelosi may hold on to impeachment articlesHelp us cover the critical issues...
15:20, 2019-12-19

John Roberts may be leading the Senate impeachment trial, but this woman is shaping it In a small Capitol Hill office after President Donald Trump had been impeached and official Washington bolted town for the holidays, a three-person t...
15:20, 2020-01-13

McConnell says he has enough votes to start Senate impeachment trial, delay witnesses McConnell is expected to launch the third impeachment trial in the nation’s history as soon as House Speaker Nancy Pelosi sends the articles of impea...
22:16, 2020-01-07

House of Representatives votes to trigger Donald Trump impeachment trial in Senate The US House of Representatives has voted to trigger the Senate impeachment trial of Donald Trump....
19:52, 2020-01-15

Pelosi names Nadler, Schiff as managers for Trump’s Senate impeachment trial House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced on Wednesday that Reps. Jerrold Nadler and Adam Schiff will be among the seven impeachment managers who will pre...
17:48, 2020-01-15

Pelosi names Schiff, Nadler to prosecute Trump impeachment Senate trial Trump's trial will be only the third presidential impeachment trial in U.S. history, and it comes against the backdrop of a politically divided natio...
16:36, 2020-01-15

Lindsey Graham and Mitch McConnell Want to Kill the Senate Impeachment Trial As Quickly As Possible Getting the trial over quickly will allow Lindsey Graham and Mitch McConnell to focus on confirming conservative judges to the federal bench....
00:00, 2019-12-17

Pelosi threatens to hold articles of impeachment until Senate trial rules are agreed on (NBC News) The U.S. House of Representatives voted late Wednesday to approve two articles of impeachment against President Donald J. Trump. Mr. Trump...
21:44, 2019-12-19

Trump’s legal team to seek quick acquittal during Senate impeachment trial President Trump’s lawyers will argue that the Senate should “swiftly reject” the articles of impeachment and acquit him because he ...
19:16, 2020-01-20

Donald Trump impeachment: Pelosi and McConnell set for battle over Senate trial – live Senate majority leader to speak on Senate floor at 9.30am ETHouse speaker Pelosi may hold on to impeachment articlesHelp us cover the critical issues...
16:44, 2019-12-19

LIVE BLOG: Trump’s Senate impeachment trial set to begin with fight over rules The Senate impeachment trial of U.S. President Donald Trump is set to kick-off on Tuesday with a fight over rules governing the proceedings....
16:36, 2020-01-21

Trump impeachment: House sends articles to Senate, setting stage for trial Senate likely to hold opening arguments next TuesdayTrial could reveal damaging new evidence against TrumpTrump impeachment – live updatesThe House o...
03:44, 2020-01-16

Senate Dems ask that Mick Mulvaney and John Bolton testify at impeachment trial Chuck Schumer has made his opening offer to Mitch McConnell about the impending Senate impeachment trial of President Donald Trump. And the Democrati...
01:08, 2019-12-16

House votes to send Trump impeachment articles to Senate, triggering trial Pelosi appoints managers for Senate trial UPDATE: The House voted to send the articles of impeachment to the Senate and appoint the Democrats’ seven-...
20:16, 2020-01-15

Senate Democrats privately weighing Biden for Bolton swap in impeachment trial A number of Senate Democrats reportedly are privately discussing the possibility of striking a witness deal with Republicans that would pave the way ...
06:32, 2020-01-22

Trump impeachment: McConnell and Senate Republicans don’t want fair trial, says Schumer – live Schumer assails Republicans for rejecting proposals for witnessesJudge Roberts scolds both sides to ‘remember where they are’Impeachment managers and...
18:32, 2020-01-22

Plans for Trump’s Senate impeachment trial unclear ahead of holiday break Trump is still expected to be acquitted of both charges in the Senate, where Republicans have the majority, in what will be only the third presidenti...
13:08, 2019-12-21

Senate Democrats privately weighing Biden-for-Bolton swap in impeachment trial A number of Senate Democrats reportedly are privately discussing the possibility of striking a witness deal with Republicans that would pave the way ...
16:28, 2020-01-22

Impeachment trial: Trump touts defense team as they wrap up arguments in Senate President Trump cheered his defense team and decried “the totally partisan Impeachment Hoax” in a tweet posted soon after White House attorneys wrapp...
22:40, 2020-01-25

Trump impeachment: John Bolton says he will testify in Senate trial if subpoenaed – live ‘I am prepared to testify,’ Trump’s former national security adviser saysPelosi has not yet transmitted articles of impeachment to SenateHelp us cove...
19:52, 2020-01-06

Trump's defense team in his Senate impeachment trial will include Alan Dershowitz and Ken Starr Reuters/Andrew Innerarity President Donald Trump has put the final touches on his legal defense team before oral arguments in his Senate impeachment ...
17:32, 2020-01-17

Senate Republicans have barely challenged Trump over Ukraine. Don't expect them to turn against him in an impeachment trial. Al Drago/Reuters A complaint from a whistleblower alleging President Donald Trump tried pressuring Ukraine into probing former Vice President Joe Bi...
15:48, 2019-09-28

House passes resolution to transmit Trump articles of impeachment to Senate to kick off trial Getty The House of Representatives passed a resolution on Wednesday to transmit the two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump to the...
19:52, 2020-01-15

Trump impeachment moves forward as Senate talks trial, former Pompeo aide testifies Michael McKinley, a career foreign service officer and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's de facto chief of staff, told investigators behind closed doo...
06:16, 2019-10-17

White House calls Schumer’s request for ‘fairness’ in Senate impeachment trial ‘laughable’ The White House and Republicans pushed back on Monday at Sen. Chuck Schumer’s proposal to call witnesses – including former national secu...
21:04, 2019-12-16

30 House Democrats are pushing for Rep. Justin Amash to be an impeachment manager in Trump's Senate trial AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File Thirty House Democrats are pushing party leaders to appoint Rep. Justin Amash, who recently defected from the Repu...
21:36, 2019-12-15

Impeachment Season Is Drawing to a Close: Donald Trump’s Senate Trial to Begin This Week Folks, it’s time to steam that impeachment outfit. The Senate impeachment trial of Donald J(ulius d’Orange) Trump will begin this week, according to ...
22:12, 2020-01-14

During President Trump's Senate impeachment trial, Senators are banned from using their phones or any other electronics (GOOGL) AP The US House of Representatives passed a resolution Wednesday to send two articles of impeachment against President Trump to the Senate. It's uncl...
19:16, 2020-01-16

Stage set for Donald Trump's impeachment trial as House leaders march articles to Senate Democratic House leaders have marched the formal articles of impeachment against Donald Trump to the Senate, setting the stage for only the third tri...
01:08, 2020-01-16

Senate press restrictions have an ugly goal: Putting distance between the public and Trump’s impeachment trial The purported reason is to increase security. The real reason is something quite different....
18:12, 2020-01-22

Delaying Trump’s Senate trial undercuts Democratic claims impeachment was ‘urgent,’ VP’s chief of staff says WASHINGTON (NBC News) — Vice President Mike Pence’s chief of staff argued Sunday that the House Democrats’ delay in turning over impeachment articles...
21:44, 2019-12-22

Chief Justice Roberts reprimanded both sides of Trump's impeachment trial for their language: 'Those addressing the Senate should remember where they are' Associated Press Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts took the rare step of verbally admonishing both sides for their language as deliberations o...
16:04, 2020-01-22

Trump impeachment trial: Justice Roberts scolds both sides as Senate to hear opening arguments – live Supreme court justice admonishes president’s lawyers and House managers to ‘remember where they are’ – follow the latest live 1.43pm GMT Good morning...
15:12, 2020-01-22

Giuliani associate says John Bolton is a key impeachment witness, bolstering Democrats' calls for him to testify in Senate trial Josh Roberts/Reuters Rudy Giuliani's associate Lev Parnas told MSNBC's Rachel Maddow on Wednesday that former national security adviser John Bolton k...
07:40, 2020-01-16

Chuck Schumer calls for a 'fair and honest' weekslong Senate impeachment trial featuring new testimony from 4 key witnesses Alex Wong/Getty Images Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer on Sunday penned a letter to Majority Leader Mitch McConnell urging a "fair and honest" w...
10:32, 2019-12-16

Top Democrat says bombshell report about withheld military aid to Ukraine is a 'game changer' ahead of Senate impeachment trial Associated Press Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer expressed alarm and demanded that four key witnesses testify in the Senate impeachment trial in...
06:24, 2019-12-31

Chuck Schumer calls for a 'fair and honest' weekslong Senate impeachment trial featuring new testimony from four key witnesses Alex Wong/Getty Images Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer on Sunday penned a letter to Majority Leader Mitch McConnell urging a "fair and honest" w...
02:52, 2019-12-16

House prosecutors wrap day 1 of opening arguments in Trump's impeachment trial by imploring the Senate to choose country over party Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call President Donald Trump's impeachment trial in the Senate resumed in earnest Wednesday with opening arguments. C-SPAN and TV...
04:16, 2020-01-23

Donald Trump impeachment LIVE: Senate trial begins as Mitch McConnell makes surprise format concession The Senate impeachment trial which could oust US president Donald Trump from the White House has begun....
22:12, 2020-01-21

Moderate Republican senator 'disturbed' by McConnell's work with White House on impeachment trial Associated Press Republican US Senator Lisa Murkowski said she was "disturbed" by the Senate leader's approach to working with White House counsel on...
20:56, 2019-12-25

Impeachment trial without witnesses would be 'cover-up,' Senate minority leader warns The US Senate's minority leader has warned that an impeachment trial without witnesses would amount to a "cover-up"....
03:48, 2019-12-17

Trump impeachment trial without witnesses would be 'cover-up,' Senate minority leader warns The US Senate's minority leader has warned that an impeachment trial without witnesses would amount to a "cover-up"....
09:44, 2019-12-17

Donald Trump demands 'immediate' Senate trial as impeachment proceedings left in disarray Donald Trump has demanded an "immediate" trial in the Senate after the impeachment process was left in disarray as Democrats refused to send over the...
04:32, 2019-12-20

Nancy Pelosi's power play to delay the Senate impeachment trial could backfire and play into Trump's hands Evan Vucci/AP House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's plan to stall President Donald Trump's impeachment trial has been hailed by some as a tactical triumph tha...
13:24, 2019-12-20

Nancy Pelosi accused of using 'delaying tactics' with Donald Trump's impeachment trial in Senate House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is facing growing pressure from her own Democratic Party to stop delaying Donald Trump's impeachment trial in the Senate....
15:16, 2020-01-09

Donald Trump impeachment LIVE: Senate trial to begin as US president's lawyers push for him to be 'immediately acquitted' The Senate impeachment trial which could oust US president Donald Trump from the White House will begin later today....
10:28, 2020-01-21

'Give America a fair trial. She's worth it': House Democrats wrap their opening arguments in Trump's historic impeachment trial AP Photo/Steve Helber House impeachment managers made their final opening arguments for President Donald Trump's removal from office on Friday. Trump...
04:08, 2020-01-25

Trump impeachment trial: President’s legal team lays out defense against impeachment Turnabout is fair play — and now it’s President Trump’s turn. Trump’s impeachment defense team takes the Senate floor Saturday after sitting silently...
16:24, 2020-01-25

LIVE: Lead House impeachment manager Adam Schiff delivers a powerful opening statement in Trump's impeachment trial Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call President Donald Trump's impeachment trial in the Senate resumed in earnest Wednesday with opening arguments. C-SPAN and TV...
19:56, 2020-01-22

Durbin: It's not just Trump on trial. It's the Senate, too. Even if Democrats don’t yet have the necessary votes for impeachment, the Senate’s No. 2 Democrat isn’t ready to phone it in on the trial.“It isn’t j...
17:56, 2019-12-15

How the Senate is divided on Trump’s trial As the Senate embarks on the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump — only the third such trial in U.S. history — there’s intense speculation ov...
23:28, 2020-01-20

Trump wants an ‘immediate trial!’ in the Senate after House delay President Trump tweeted Thursday that he wants “an immediate trial!” in the Senate following the decision from House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to delay ha...
02:44, 2019-12-20

Senate passes USMCA, but much work remains The Senate on Thursday overwhelmingly passed President Donald Trump's signature trade deal with Mexico and Canada, helping him fulfill a 2016 campaig...
19:20, 2020-01-16

Senate Republicans pray Trump won't tweet during trial Senate Republicans can theoretically control President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial. But there’s one thing they have no power over: Trump’s itchy...
11:32, 2019-12-19

Trump Lovers and Haters: Here’s Your Senate Trial Strategy With the impeachment trial underway, both sides could use a socionomic strategy check-up. Get our counsel in 90 seconds, complete with the only chart...
23:48, 2020-01-23

Senate Republicans plan speedy Trump trial Senate Republicans released their partisan impeachment trial resolution on Monday evening, a blueprint that could result in President Donald Trump’s ...
02:56, 2020-01-21

Trump’s House warriors likely sidelined in Senate trial President Donald Trump’s attack dogs in the House are unlikely to be unleashed in the Senate impeachment trial.GOP lawmakers like Reps. Mark Meadows,...
02:00, 2020-01-08

Here's what's next for the Senate vote on impeachment Andrew Harnik/AP Images On Wednesday, the House voted to impeach President Donald Trump for abuse of power and obstruction of Congress, making him th...
17:48, 2019-12-20

Donald Trump calls for 'immediate trial' in Senate and says rivals have 'zero proof' Trump faces an abuse of power charge for enlisting Ukraine to investigate a political rival and obstruction of Congress...
11:04, 2019-12-20

McConnell says Senate would acquit Trump if trial held today Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday that the Senate would acquit President Donald Trump if an impeachment trial were held today. “I w...
22:04, 2019-11-05

Ted Cruz says he’ll be impartial in Senate trial; Graham says his mind already made up Sen. Ted Cruz said he intends to abide by his impeachment oath to be an impartial juror during President Trump’s expected Senate trial – ...
19:00, 2019-12-15

The fidget caucus and the rule breakers: Inside the Senate trial Senators chained to their desks and passing notes during the impeachment trial can seem more like students in a classroom than jurors in a courtroom....
23:12, 2020-01-24

Joe Biden won’t be part of witness swap in Trump’s Senate trial A voter asked Biden if he'd testify or allow his son Hunter to be a witness in return for testimony from ex-national security adviser John Bolton or ...
16:12, 2020-01-23

Pelosi says she will ‘soon’ transmit impeachment to Senate WASHINGTON (AP) - House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Thursday she will "soon'' transmit the articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump, but ...
20:32, 2020-01-09

Vow of impeachment silence spreads in Senate Susan Collins won’t shy away from criticizing President Donald Trump. But when it comes to impeachment, the Maine Republican is staying quiet.Collins...
12:08, 2019-10-24

Here are some U.S. lawmakers who could lay out the impeachment case in Senate House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has yet to name those "managers," as they are formally known, but here are some of the lawmakers seen as leading candidate...
17:40, 2020-01-02

McConnell: Senate would have ‘no choice’ but to take up impeachment Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Monday that he would “have no choice” but to take up impeachment proceedings if a majority of the House o...
00:12, 2019-10-01

How one GOP congressman might use impeachment to jump to the Senate Rep. Doug Collins will soon play a starring role in President Donald Trump’s impeachment defense — and he’s already using it to audition for the Sena...
22:24, 2019-11-21

House vote, and on to the Senate: What’s next in impeachment House leaders are preparing for the final impeachment vote just as lawmakers are about to leave for the holiday break. Approval would set up a 2020 t...
21:32, 2019-12-16

McConnell says Senate would have 'no choice' but to take up impeachment Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Monday that he would “have no choice” but to take up impeachment proceedings if approved by the House. Du...
18:04, 2019-09-30

Trump impeachment: what happens after the articles are sent to the Senate? Nancy Pelosi has announced the House will vote to transmit the articles of impeachment to the Senate – here’s what’s comes nextTrump impeachment: Pel...
03:04, 2020-01-15

Republicans may directly acquit Trump at Senate trial, not call witnesses Senate Republicans do not plan to call witnesses such as Hunter Biden and the anonymous whistleblower — key figures President Trump wants to te...
21:52, 2019-12-10

Mitch McConnell says the Senate would have 'no choice' but to hold a trial if Trump is impeached Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnel on Monday said he would have "no choice" but to hold a trial if the House votes t...
18:56, 2019-09-30

‘Small group’ of Senate Republicans working to allow Trump trial witnesses Sen. Susan Collins on Friday confirmed she is working with a "fairly small group" of fellow Republican senators to ensure witnesses can be called....
06:52, 2020-01-13

The fidget caucus and the rule breakers: What the Senate cameras don't catch at the trial Senators chained to their desks and passing notes during the impeachment trial can feel more like students in a classroom than jurors in a courtroom....
22:32, 2020-01-24

Pelosi to send impeachment articles to Senate Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced she will transmit the articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump next week, ending a heated standoff with ...
18:16, 2020-01-10

Pelosi won’t budge on sending impeachment to Senate Despise rising pressure from her own party, Nancy Pelosi dug in her heels Thursday, telling reporters she still wanted to know the rules of the Senat...
20:40, 2020-01-09

Impeachment articles will be sent to the Senate ‘soon,’ Nancy Pelosi says It’s now more than three weeks since the House impeached Trump on charges of abuse and obstruction....
20:00, 2020-01-09

Senate Democrats get a bite at impeachment apple Senate Democrats are about to get a rare shot at putting a Trump administration appointee on the impeachment hot seat.Deputy Secretary of State John ...
19:12, 2019-10-29

Senate Republicans caught in impeachment glare Martha McSally and Cory Gardner share tough reelection races in 2020 in battleground states. But the two Republican senators are taking completely di...
01:40, 2019-09-25

Democrats see impeachment as landmine for Republican Senate Democrats insist that their march toward impeaching President Donald Trump is simply about doing the right thing. But a growing number of them see a ...
15:52, 2019-09-30

The fidget caucus and the biggest rule breakers: What the Senate cameras don't catch at the trial Senators chained to their desks and passing notes during the impeachment trial can feel more like students in a classroom than jurors in a courtroom....
22:08, 2020-01-24

Nancy Pelosi names Nadler, Schiff as managers for Trump’s Senate trial House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced on Wednesday that Reps. Jerrold Nadler and Adam Schiff will be among the impeachment managers who will press the...
16:36, 2020-01-15

Ex-FEC chairwoman touts Trump impeachment in state Senate run The former Democratic chairwoman of the Federal Election Commission is using calls for impeaching President Trump in her California state Senate bid....
20:44, 2019-10-08

Ex-FEC chair touts Trump impeachment in state Senate run The former Democratic chairwoman of the Federal Election Commission is using calls for impeaching President Trump in her California state Senate bid....
19:20, 2019-10-08

Senate Democrats rush to join impeachment push The number of Senate Democrats who support the House opening an impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump has nearly doubled in less than 24 ho...
01:40, 2019-09-25

Articles of impeachment against Trump will be sent to Senate next week: Pelosi The House of Representatives on Dec. 18 passed two articles of impeachment against the Republican president....
19:36, 2020-01-10

Trump’s impeachment articles head to Senate — Here’s what to watch for The articles of impeachment against United States President Donald Trump don’t move to the Senate by themselves....
14:12, 2020-01-15

Nancy Pelosi unsure when articles of impeachment will be sent to Senate Soon after the House of Representatives impeached President Trump on two articles Wednesday evening, Speaker Nancy Pelosi said she was unsure about w...
05:24, 2019-12-19

Delay over, House to send articles of impeachment to Senate By LISA MASCARO WASHINGTON (AP) - The House is set to vote Wednesday to send the articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump to the Senate...
14:48, 2020-01-15

US House votes to send impeachment articles to Senate US lawmakers have voted to send articles of impeachment against President Trump to the US Senate, setting the stage for a historic impeachment case. ...
23:32, 2020-01-15

Senate Republicans slam Democrats’ impeachment case as nothing new Hours into the start of President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial, Senate Republicans are claiming they’ve heard nothing new in the House managers’ ...
03:52, 2020-01-23

Meet John Roberts’ Senate impeachment whisperer In a small Capitol Hill office after President Donald Trump had been impeached and official Washington bolted town for the holidays, a three-person t...
11:36, 2020-01-13

Grisham says Democrats ‘don’t have the guts’ to send impeachment to Senate White House spokeswoman Stephanie Grisham on Sunday blasted House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Democrats for delaying handing over the articles of impeac...
21:24, 2019-12-22

Mitch McConnell: Senate won’t go forward without articles of impeachment Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Friday he won’t allow House Democrats to dictate rules for President Trump’s impeachment trial, as lawmak...
21:08, 2020-01-03

U.S. House formally votes to send impeachment articles to Senate Trump's trial will be only the third presidential impeachment trial in U.S. history, and it comes against the backdrop of a politically divided natio...
20:08, 2020-01-15

Senate Republicans push back on calls for more impeachment witnesses Senate Republicans on Sunday defended President Donald Trump and panned calls for additional witnesses, ahead of the start to the second week of the ...
20:08, 2020-01-26

House votes to send Trump articles of impeachment to Senate The House voted to send the articles of impeachment to the Senate where President Trump’s trial is expected to start on Tuesday. The House, vot...
20:12, 2020-01-15

Mitch McConnell addresses Trump impeachment on Senate floor Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell addressed the Senate floor Thursday morning to publicly address the “precedent-breaking” impeachme...
16:12, 2019-12-19

Dems unload 'overwhelming' impeachment case on the Senate — even as they press for more And on the first day, Democrats unleashed the flood. One by one, the seven House impeachment prosecutors seeking President Donald Trump’s removal fro...
03:52, 2020-01-23

Democrats to deliver impeachment articles against Trump to Senate on historic day The three-step process expected to play out over the day on Capitol Hill on WednesdayIn another dramatic day in Washington as the Trump impeachment p...
15:12, 2020-01-15

Trump impeachment: House transfers articles to Senate – live Move sets in motion trial that could unearth damaging new evidenceDemocrats to deliver impeachment articles on historic dayHelp us cover the critical...
01:24, 2020-01-16

US House delivers impeachment articles against Donald Trump to Senate US lawmakers have formally sent articles of impeachment against President Trump to the US Senate, setting the stage for a historic impeachment case. ...
01:52, 2020-01-16

House vows to continue impeachment probes regardless of Senate outcome Lawyers for the House told a federal court on Monday that lawmakers will continue their impeachment investigation even after the House votes later th...
22:04, 2019-12-16

House set to vote Wednesday to send impeachment articles to Senate Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced the House will likely vote Wednesday on a resolution to transmit the articles of impeachment to the Senate.Pelosi, who...
15:56, 2020-01-14

House votes Wednesday to send impeachment articles to Senate By LISA MASCARO, ALAN FRAM, MARY CLARE JALONICK and LAURIE KELLMAN WASHINGTON (AP) - The House is preparing to vote Wednesday to send the articles of...
16:40, 2020-01-14

McConnell blasts House impeachment, pledges Senate stability The top Senate Republican is denouncing the House impeachment of President Donald Trump and reassuring the president's supporters that "moments like ...
16:44, 2019-12-19

Mitch McConnell to address Trump impeachment on Senate floor Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said he will take to the Senate floor Thursday morning to publicly address the “precedent-breaking”...
14:48, 2019-12-19

Trump allies worry they can’t count on Senate GOP in impeachment fight Donald Trump made a defiant prediction last week that Senate Republicans will be the bulwark to keep Democrats from ending his presidency.But behind ...
11:36, 2019-10-11

Pelosi defends impeachment delay, warns of ’cover-up’ by Senate Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Sunday defended her decision to temporarily delay the Senate’s impeachment trial of President Donald Trump, despite securing ...
23:00, 2020-01-12

‘A stinking fish’: Dems see impeachment as weapon against Republican Senate Democrats insist that their march toward impeaching President Donald Trump is simply about doing the right thing. But a growing number of them see a ...
12:12, 2019-09-30

Nancy Pelosi will send articles of impeachment to Senate next week Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Friday said the House will finally send the two articles of impeachment against President Trump to the Senate next week....
18:28, 2020-01-10

Pelosi downplays threat to withhold impeachment articles from Senate Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday downplayed the possibility that she would delay the impeachment trial into President Donald Trump, saying she’s mere...
18:52, 2019-12-19

Senate confirms avalanche of Trump-backed judges despite impeachment A steady stream of judges being confirmed is cementing one of Donald nTrump’s central campaign pledges -- even if impeachment pulls the plug on his p...
00:00, 2019-12-22

Lindsey Graham pledges to make impeachment ‘die quickly’ in the Senate “I have made up my mind. I'm not trying to pretend to be a fair juror here," the South Carolina Republican said at a forum in Qatar Saturday....
23:24, 2019-12-14

Trump impeachment: Pelosi says 'I know exactly when' to send articles to Senate – live The House speaker said she won’t publicly set a deadline to send the articles of impeachment while a growing chorus of lawmakers say it’s time 3.45pm...
17:08, 2020-01-09

Durbin complains Senate Democrats in the dark about impeachment rules There has not been “the most basic negotiation or exchange of information” between Republican and Democratic leaders in the Senate as it gears up for...
19:52, 2020-01-19

Why is Pelosi waiting to send Trump articles of impeachment to the Senate? Speculation and political parlor-gaming about Nancy Pelosi’s strategy have filled the informational vacuumWhat is Nancy Pelosi thinking? Related: Tru...
21:16, 2020-01-07

Pelosi ends standoff with Senate Republicans over impeachment articles Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced she will transmit the articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump next week, ending a heated standoff with ...
19:08, 2020-01-10

Pelosi defends impeachment delay, warns of Senate ’cover-up’ Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Sunday defended her decision to temporarily delay the Senate’s impeachment trial of President Donald Trump, despite securing ...
17:12, 2020-01-12

Trump’s Crash Test Dummy Rudy Giuliani Would Love to Testify at President’s Senate Trial Trump’s personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani, whose bottom teeth look like freshly pissed-on snow, is willing to testify at the president’s Senate impeachme...
00:12, 2020-01-03

'Waste of time': Senate Republicans plan to ignore impeachment hearings The public impeachment hearings Wednesday will be a must-watch for Johnny Isakson, the retiring GOP senator from Georgia.“As much as I can,” Isakson ...
01:12, 2019-11-13

U.S. Democratic House leaders march Trump impeachment articles to Senate Trump's trial will be only the third presidential impeachment trial in U.S. history, and it comes against the backdrop of a politically divided natio...
00:36, 2020-01-16

Senate Democrats begin breaking with Nancy Pelosi on articles of impeachment Increasingly impatient Senate Democrats have started speaking out about their desire for House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) to turn over impeachme...
15:56, 2020-01-09

Impeachment: Trump fumes as Pelosi prepares to send articles to the Senate President claims speaker is ‘absolute worst in US history’How to dump Trump: Rick Wilson on Running Against the DevilWhether or not Nancy Pelosi is t...
16:52, 2020-01-12

House will vote to send impeachment articles against Trump to Senate – live Three-step process will allow the trial to begin this weekDemocrats to deliver impeachment articles on historic dayHelp us cover the critical issues ...
16:12, 2020-01-15

Trump impeachment: House votes to send articles to the Senate – live Vote sets in motion trial that could unearth damaging new evidenceDemocrats to deliver impeachment articles on historic dayHelp us cover the critical...
20:28, 2020-01-15

Adam Schiff reads articles of impeachment against Trump on Senate floor The Senate trial of President Trump moved forward Thursday with Rep. Adam Schiff joining the rest of the House of Representatives impeachment manager...
19:36, 2020-01-16

Susan Collins won't co-sponsor Senate resolution condemning impeachment inquiry Sen. Susan Collins will not co-sponsor a Senate resolution that calls on Democrats to hold a vote to formalize their impeachment probe.The measure, i...
21:48, 2019-10-28

Trump impeachment articles will be sent to Senate next week, Pelosi says – live updates Pelosi will deliver the articles of impeachment against the president to the US Senate, which should trigger Trump’s trial thereHelp us cover the cri...
18:32, 2020-01-10

House impeachment vote scrambles Senate Republicans' Trump defense Senate Republicans quickly coalesced behind an effort to condemn the House’s impeachment inquiry late last week. Now their plans are up in the air. A...
00:40, 2019-10-29

Trump impeachment: House poised to vote on sending articles to Senate Trump's trial will be only the third presidential impeachment trial in U.S. history, and it comes against the backdrop of a politically divided natio...
15:56, 2020-01-15

Pelosi says House will vote on sending impeachment articles to Senate on Wednesday House Speaker Nancy Pelosi told Democratic caucus members in a closed-door meeting on Tuesday that the body will vote on sending the articles of impe...
16:44, 2020-01-14

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to Send Articles of Impeachment to the Senate Over the past couple of weeks the House and the Senate have been in a standoff over the articles of impeachment. There has been much speculation over...
01:44, 2020-01-11

Warren Ratchets Up Trump Impeachment Campaign With Blistering Senate Speech Sen. Elizabeth Warren followed up her recent statements made on the 2020 campaign trail and social media, and used her time on the Senate floor on Tu...
20:00, 2019-05-07

GOP Senate leader Mitch McConnell says impeachment is a 'political decision' and that he's 'not an impartial juror' Evan Vucci/AP Images Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday said he will not be an impartial juror in an expected impeachment trial for Pr...
22:16, 2019-12-17

Senate splits down party lines after clashes over Donald Trump impeachment rules The US Senate has voted to adopt the rules for Donald Trump's impeachment after angry clashes between Republicans and Democrats over whether the pres...
10:44, 2020-01-22

Nancy Pelosi says House will move Trump impeachment charges to Senate next week The US House of Representatives will send formal impeachment charges against Donald Trump to the Senate as early as next week, House Speaker Nancy Pe...
19:04, 2020-01-10

Republican lawmaker asks Lindsey Graham to 'rethink' Senate's impeachment strategy Rep. Jim Banks is calling on fellow Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham to ratchet up his defense of President Donald Trump, as House Republicans race to ...
18:40, 2019-12-11

Trump impeachment: Nancy Pelosi under pressure to send articles to Senate – live The House intelligence committee chair, Adam Schiff has said it is time to transmit the case to Mitch McConnell in the upper chamber 1.51pm GMT Good ...
15:20, 2020-01-09

Trump impeachment: Pelosi names team to prosecute president in the Senate – live Three-step process will allow the trial to begin this weekDemocrats to deliver impeachment articles on historic dayHelp us cover the critical issues ...
16:44, 2020-01-15

Trump’s lawyers say he ‘absolutely nothing wrong’, urges Senate to reject impeachment case WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump's legal team asserted Monday that he did "absolutely nothing wrong," urging the Senate to swiftly reject an ...
22:44, 2020-01-20

Amid Trump impeachment deadlock, Senate pushes forward with ‘ordinary business’ Democrats have been pressing for witnesses to be called, but Trump's fellow Republicans have held firm that any decision on testimony must wait until...
18:24, 2020-01-06

Trump impeachment: Pelosi to call vote on Wednesday to refer articles to Senate Move of articles approved by House last month means that Senate impeachment trial of Trump could begin later this weekTrump impeachment: what happens...
19:44, 2020-01-14

Trump impeachment: Pelosi condemns McConnell as 'rogue leader in the Senate' – live House speaker criticizes Senate majority leader as battle begins over next steps following impeachment of Donald Trump – get the latest live Help us ...
18:00, 2019-12-19

Donald Trump backs quick dismissal of impeachment by Senate – live updates Nancy Pelosi has said she will send the articles of impeachment ‘soon’ but the president is no longer keen on a showy televised trial 2.10pm GMT Hell...
15:32, 2020-01-13

Trump impeachment: Pelosi signs articles ahead of delivery to Senate – live House vote sets in motion trial that could unearth damaging new evidenceDemocrats to deliver impeachment articles on historic dayHelp us cover the cr...
23:48, 2020-01-15

‘So unfair’: Trump slams Pelosi’s delay in sending impeachment articles to Senate Pelosi has refused so far to send the articles of impeachment to the Senate, in part to provide more leverage to Democrats in that chamber as they se...
01:56, 2019-12-22

Impeachment in the US: How does it work? US President Donald Trump is set to be the subject of a formal impeachment inquiry — the start of a process that could see him removed from office. D...
03:04, 2019-09-25

Impeachment: how does it work and what happens next? Donald Trump will be the fourth president to face a formal impeachment inquiry, following Nancy Pelosi’s announcementPelosi announces impeachment inq...
17:32, 2019-09-25

Vladimir Putin says Donald Trump's impeachment is far-fetched and predicts the US Senate will reject it Russian president Vladimir Putin has said Donald Trump's impeachment is far-fetched and predicts that the US Senate will reject it....
11:36, 2019-12-19

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi will send Trump articles of impeachment to Senate next week SAUL LOEB/AFP via Getty Images House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Friday said she will send the two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump...
18:04, 2020-01-10

House of Representatives set to vote on sending Donald Trump's impeachment charges to Senate The US House of Representatives is set to vote on sending articles of impeachment against Donald Trump to the Senate, setting the stage for the begin...
03:16, 2020-01-15

Nancy Pelosi says House will vote to send Trump impeachment articles to Senate – live House speaker did not yet name impeachment managers, lawmakers who make the case to the Senate for why Trump should be removed from officeHelp us cov...
16:08, 2020-01-14

Senate Republicans are blocking photographers from documenting the moment the House delivers articles of impeachment against Trump Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call The Republican-controlled Senate will subject the press to unprecedented restrictions during President Donald Trump's Senat...
00:32, 2020-01-15

Schumer to force vote on Senate floor on calling Mulvaney, Bolton as witnesses in impeachment inquiry Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said Tuesday that he will force a vote on the Senate floor calling for witnesses including White House Chief of ...
14:32, 2019-12-18

Even DC is ignoring impeachment: 63% have watched ‘none’ of trial You’d think that the city that brought the nation the impeachment of President Trump would care enough to watch the Senate trial that some TV analyst...
18:56, 2020-01-25

How Schumer might get the last laugh on impeachment trial Chuck Schumer lost the first impeachment trial battle to Mitch McConnell. But the Democratic leader and his party insist they can still win the war.W...
11:36, 2020-01-13

What’s next on the Trump impeachment trial schedule? The Senate impeachment trial on whether to remove U.S. President Donald Trump from office formally began on Thursday....
16:12, 2020-01-17

Trump impeachment trial reconvenes for third day House Democrats have returned to the Senate for another full day of presentations in the impeachment trial of President Trump. The House managers, le...
19:32, 2020-01-23

Here are some highlights from Day 5 of the Trump impeachment trial The defence read parts of a rough transcript of a July call between Trump and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy that is at the heart of the imp...
22:36, 2020-01-25

What to expect during Trump’s impeachment trial Here’s what to expect when President Trump’s historic impeachment trial begins in DC on Tuesday. At 1 p.m., the US Senate will convene as...
01:12, 2020-01-21

Schumer demands new documents for impeachment trial Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer is pressing for new documents related to President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial, emphasizing that the paper ...
17:16, 2019-12-23

What standard will Republicans set after Trump's impeachment trial? Theoretically trial could result in Trump’s removal from office but that outcome is extremely unlikelyMcConnell and Pelosi set for showdown over next...
11:56, 2019-12-20

Trump impeachment trial could begin as soon as next week House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is expected to meet with her Democratic caucus Tuesday morning to discuss sending the articles of impeachment against Pres...
15:12, 2020-01-14

New Ukraine revelations hang over impeachment trial The House impeached President Donald Trump three weeks ago, but a gusher of evidence related to the case has continued to flow — threatening to inten...
21:48, 2020-01-07

Schumer weaponizes impeachment trial debate Chuck Schumer is working carefully to get buy-in from the entire Senate Democratic Caucus for his gambit to line up Trump administration officials fo...
01:56, 2019-12-18

Ahead of impeachment trial, Trump suggests not having it WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump says the Senate should simply dismiss the impeachment case against him, an extraordinary suggestion as the H...
14:36, 2020-01-13

Trump's impeachment trial could start as soon as next week Getty Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has told Republican lawmakers that he expects to receive the House of Representatives' articles of impea...
00:48, 2020-01-10

McConnell suggests he will not cut short impeachment trial Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) suggested Wednesday that the Senate would not cut short an impeachment trial. “The rules of impeachmen...
22:44, 2019-11-13

Dems want Trump on the big screen at impeachment trial House Democrats crafting an impeachment trial strategy are planning to make extensive use of video evidence — from witness testimony to public remark...
22:36, 2020-01-14

Trump impeachment trial: what you need to know | Robert Reich The president won’t be convicted and removed because Republican senators are spineless. But voters are differentDon’t get bogged down in the minutiae...
14:00, 2020-01-26

Impeachment Trial, Day 3: How Do You Get Liars to Care About the Truth? So I know you didn’t watch Day 3 of the Trump Impeachment trial so allow me to recap all the bits you missed....
18:04, 2020-01-24

Here's what to expect from Trump's impeachment trial on Wednesday Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call President Donald Trump's impeachment trial in the Senate will begin in earnest on Wednesday with opening arguments. First u...
01:48, 2020-01-22

Donald Trump on impeachment: 'I want a trial' – video Donald Trump told Fox & Friends he wants to go on trial, which means he would like to be impeached. The president complained that Republicans couldn’...
16:52, 2019-11-22

Impeachment trial will kick off with battle over witnesses The impeachment trial of President Donald Trump is now underway. And it's going to move fast. Just an hour after senators were sworn in, Senate Minor...
23:04, 2020-01-16

Schiff: I have ‘nothing’ to testify about if called for impeachment trial Rep. Adam Schiff said there is “nothing for me to testify about” if he is called to appear before the Senate during an impeachment trial ...
18:44, 2019-11-24

Cornyn: Giuliani ‘not relevant’ to impeachment trial President Donald Trump’s personal attorney, Rudy Giuliani, who's reported to have played a central role in trying to convince Ukraine to investigate ...
18:16, 2020-01-19

Republicans try to avoid an impeachment trial civil war Senate Republicans are keeping their impeachment trial options open — officially, at least. The party is uniting around a strategy that could quickly...
00:36, 2019-12-13

Impeachment trial schedule: Upcoming proceedings After much delay, the Senate impeachment trial for President Donald Trump is off and running. This week has seen a flurry of developments that could ...
11:36, 2020-01-17

We Watched Day 1 of the Impeachment Trial Because We Knew You Didn’t Want To The first day of the impeachment trial was longer than the church service when you didn’t have breakfast. The first day of the impeachment trial was ...
19:52, 2020-01-22

US briefing: impeachment trial, coronavirus and gun violence Tuesday’s top story: Senate prepares to hear opening arguments in Trump’s impeachment trial. Plus, why it’s time for a celebrity influencer detoxGood...
12:52, 2020-01-21

Trump impeachment trial — Here’s how it will differ from a criminal one While U.S. senators will serve as jurors, legal experts say an impeachment trial will look fundamentally different from a U.S. criminal proceeding. H...
14:28, 2019-12-17

Here’s what to watch for as Trump’s impeachment trial kicks off Senators like to float above messy politics in what’s known by some as the dignified “upper chamber,” home of Congress’ cooler heads and lofty rhetor...
14:32, 2020-01-21

Fight over rules opens impeachment trial (NBC News) House managers and attorneys representing the president faced each other on the Senate floor for the first time Tuesday as the impeachment...
23:32, 2020-01-21

How to Watch Donald Trump’s Impeachment Trial The Senate gets set to debate the rules for Trump’s trial today. Tomorrow, the opening arguments begin....
18:40, 2020-01-21

With a rap of the gavel, House gets to work on historic impeachment day At 9am, members of the House came together to begin the extraordinary process of impeaching Donald TrumpAt precisely 9am, with only a handful of lawm...
20:40, 2019-12-18

LIVE: Trump's lawyers seek an opening to drag Joe Biden and his son, Hunter, into Trump's Senate trial Reuters On Thursday, the Senate launched the second day of opening arguments in President Donald Trump's historic impeachment trial. House impeachmen...
02:16, 2020-01-24

LIVE: During Senate trial break, Lev Parnas' attorney announces he turned over a tape to Congress that shows Trump angrily ordering the firing of Marie Yovanovitch AP Photo/Steve Helber House impeachment managers made their final opening arguments for President Donald Trump's removal from office on Friday. Trump...
01:12, 2020-01-25

What to expect on day 3 of opening arguments in Trump's impeachment trial AP Photo/Steve Helber House impeachment managers will make their final opening arguments for President Donald Trump's removal from office on Friday. ...
07:52, 2020-01-24

Impeachment senators will stomach trial thanks to ‘candy desk’ At least they won’t get hangry. US senators are well-prepared to stomach the possibility of marathon impeachment hearings — thanks to the...
19:56, 2020-01-21

Senators are sworn in as Trump's impeachment trial gets under way – video Seven House impeachment managers delivered impeachment articles against the US president, Donald Trump, to the Senate, officially marking the opening...
14:32, 2020-01-17

Why Trump’s impeachment trial is unlikely to result in removal from office McConnell and his fellow Republicans have signaled they will seek to move the Senate trial on and off the national stage as quickly as possibleMcConn...
15:24, 2019-12-20

Democrats argue ‘right matters’ in Trump impeachment trial WASHINGTON (AP) - Democratic House prosecutors have made an expansive argument at President Donald Trump's impeachment trial that he abused power lik...
16:28, 2020-01-24

After vote, Pelosi stokes impeachment trial uncertainty WASHINGTON (AP) - Minutes after the House impeached President Donald Trump, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi threw uncertainty into the process by refusing...
13:40, 2019-12-19

GAO report will be ‘big part’ of Dem’s case in Trump impeachment trial A report issued last week by the non-partisan Government Accountability Office states that the Trump administration indeed broke the law when it froz...
19:56, 2020-01-21

Bolton curveball threatens to upend impeachment trial Former national security adviser John Bolton said Monday he would testify if subpoenaed as part of the Senate’s impeachment trial of President Donald...
02:44, 2020-01-07

How long can U.S. senators sit still during Trump’s impeachment trial? 20 minutes Some Republicans who remained seated had another way to distract themselves, after small toys known as fidget spinners were handed out at a private l...
23:56, 2020-01-23

Republicans weigh aggressive impeachment trial schedule As President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial kicks off in earnest, Senate Republicans are still wrestling with how to follow the precedent set by Bi...
21:04, 2020-01-17

Trump impeachment trial to be set in motion next week, Pelosi indicates House speaker says she plans next week to transmit articles of impeachment to the Senate, which will trigger Trump’s trial thereAn impeachment trial ...
03:48, 2020-01-11

McConnell: GOP will start impeachment trial, delay witnesses WASHINGTON (AP) - Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday he has secured the Republican votes needed to start President Donald Trump's im...
23:44, 2020-01-07

McConnell's win on impeachment trial procedure was months in the making Chuck Schumer demanded Tuesday morning that Republicans allow witnesses to testify during President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial. But Mitch McCon...
02:00, 2020-01-08

Trump, Pelosi square off ahead of impeachment trial WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump and Speaker Nancy Pelosi faced off Sunday ahead of his impeachment trial, as she said senators will "pay a p...
00:04, 2020-01-13

Impeachment trial against Trump begins: the key moments of day one – video Donald Trump’s impeachment trial began in the US Senate, with Democrats pushing back against the rules set out by the Republican-held senate. Democra...
07:44, 2020-01-22

McConnell and Schumer set for showdown on Trump's impeachment trial Mitch McConnell and Chuck Schumer are heading for an epic clash on the Senate floor Tuesday over President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial, with McC...
17:16, 2020-01-21

Impeachment of Donald Trump: A look at questions surrounding the trial Will witnesses be allowed to testify? Will the president be acquitted? And where will Trump be during all of this, anyway?...
00:36, 2020-01-21

Parnas and Ukraine aid bombshells jolt impeachment trial The fate of Donald Trump’s presidency hinges on an impeachment case that is unfolding faster than Congress can keep up. An explosive interview by an ...
19:48, 2020-01-16

Meet the team defending Trump in his impeachment trial The president’s lawyers arguing his case in the Senate include celebrity attorneys and political loyalistsWith Donald Trump’s defense team taking the...
14:32, 2020-01-25

McConnell says Trump’s impeachment trial could begin next Tuesday Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday that if the House sends over the impeachment articles against President Trump as planned the tria...
22:20, 2020-01-14

White House wants impeachment trial over in 2 weeks without witnesses The White House wants President Trump’s impeachment trial to end in two weeks — with no witnesses called to testify. The trial should end...
23:40, 2020-01-15

Impeachment trial not ready for broadcast prime time ABC, CBS and NBC stuck to entertainment programming Wednesday night instead of showing President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial in the Senate...
06:32, 2020-01-23

11 million tuned in to marathon first day of Trump impeachment trial About 11 million people watched at least parts of the opening day of President Trump’s Senate impeachment trial Tuesday on the cable and network news...
02:32, 2020-01-23

WATCH LIVE: President Trump’s impeachment trial WASHINGTON (AP) - Democratic House prosecutors have made an expansive argument at President Donald Trump's impeachment trial that he abused power lik...
19:04, 2020-01-24

Democrats disclose new documents ahead of impeachment trial By MARY CLARE JALONICK and ERIC TUCKER WASHINGTON (AP) - House Democrats have released documents they obtained from a close associate of President Do...
15:48, 2020-01-15

Republicans rebuff Trump's advice on impeachment trial Just five hours after Senate Republicans carefully assembled and passed an impeachment trial framework that could clear Donald Trump by next week, th...
23:20, 2020-01-22

McConnell announces impeachment trial to start next Tuesday UPDATE: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said President Donald Trump's impeachment trial will begin in earnest next Tuesday, when the chamber c...
21:16, 2020-01-14

Senators seen drinking milk during Trump impeachment trial Under an obscure Congressional rule, lawmakers on the Senate floor are only allowed to drink milk or water....
19:12, 2020-01-23

Graham says he wants to start impeachment trial in ‘coming days’ GOP Sen. Lindsey Graham said on Sunday that if House Speaker Nancy Pelosi fails to hand over the articles of impeachment against President Trump soon...
19:12, 2020-01-05

In divided America, some voters tuning out impeachment trial HAMBURG, Pa. (AP) - For all the gravity of a presidential impeachment trial, Americans don't seem to be giving it much weight. As House impeachment m...
22:28, 2020-01-26

John Bolton says he would testify in Trump’s impeachment trial John Bolton, who clashed with Trump administration officials over withholding aide to Ukraine, said he would testify if subpoenaed during the Senate ...
19:12, 2020-01-06

Trump’s impeachment trial hinges on McConnell and Schumer Mitch McConnell has already declared there’s no question the Senate will acquit Donald Trump.Chuck Schumer retorted that McConnell’s comment “stepped...
12:04, 2019-11-07

Susan Collins says she is 'open to witnesses' in impeachment trial Sen. Susan Collins said that she is “open to witnesses” in the forthcoming Senate impeachment trial and criticized Senate Majority Leader Mitch McCon...
18:28, 2019-12-31

John Bolton willing to testify in Trump's impeachment trial Former national security adviser John Bolton said Monday that he would testify if he is subpoenaed as part of the Senate’s impeachment trial of Presi...
18:44, 2020-01-06

Here's who becomes president if Trump is removed from office in an impeachment trial Associated Press On December 18, the US House of Representatives impeached President Donald Trump, charging him with abusing power in the Ukraine sca...
21:28, 2019-12-30

Icy silence between Dems, GOP amid Trump impeachment trial WASHINGTON — It’s a Capitol Hill cold war. A chilly silence has enveloped the Capitol — with senators on either side of the politic...
21:56, 2020-01-23

GOP Senator: 2020 Dems should recuse themselves from impeachment trial A Republican senator has publicly called on the four Democrats in the Senate running for president to recuse themselves from President Trump’s ...
18:32, 2020-01-16

Rudy Giuliani says he’d testify during Trump impeachment trial Rudy Giuliani told reporters he would testify and “do demonstrations” during President Trump’s expected impeachment trial in the Senate....
19:16, 2020-01-01

House Intel to work through recess on impeachment inquiry Members of the House Intelligence Committee are planning to return to Washington next week despite a scheduled congressional recess, and may hold a h...
19:44, 2019-09-27

A look at Chief Justice Roberts, who will preside over Trump’s impeachment trial Trump has been among Roberts’ critics, blasting the chief justice for his health care votes....
13:28, 2019-12-24

Republicans eye push to condemn Pelosi for delaying impeachment trial House Republicans are exploring efforts to formally condemn Speaker Nancy Pelosi for withholding impeachment articles from the Senate, eager to whack...
21:08, 2020-01-09

Joe Biden says he wouldn’t comply with subpoena in Trump impeachment trial Joe Biden testifying in President Trump’s impeachment trial is a nonstarter, the presidential candidate said. The former vice president confirm...
15:04, 2019-12-28

McConnell says Trump would be acquitted if impeachment trial were held today Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday that President Trump would be acquitted by the upper chamber if they held an impeachment trial to...
01:16, 2019-11-06

Democrats repeat testimony, evidence during Day 2 of Trump impeachment trial House Democrats on Wednesday began their three-day argument that President Trump should be removed from office, mostly repeating testimony and eviden...
05:08, 2020-01-23

GAO report will be ‘big part’ of Dems’ case in Trump impeachment trial A report issued last week by the non-partisan Government Accountability Office states that the Trump administration indeed broke the law when it froz...
20:24, 2020-01-21

Ted Cruz says White House unlikely to push for impeachment trial dismissal The White House is unlikely to offer a motion to dismiss the impeachment charges against President Donald Trump, according to GOP Sen. Ted Cruz. Thou...
02:44, 2020-01-22

Mitt Romney wants John Bolton to testify at impeachment trial Sen. Mitt Romney said Monday that he wants to hear from John Bolton after the former national security adviser offered to testify in the Senate’s imp...
00:20, 2020-01-07

GOP Sen. Susan Collins says she’s open to calling witnesses at impeachment trial Collins also said it was inappropriate for Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, a Republican, to pledge “total coordination” between the White Hou...
20:24, 2019-12-31

McConnell tells Republicans he expects impeachment trial next week Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Thursday told Republican senators that he expects Speaker Nancy Pelosi to transmit the articles of impeachm...
21:08, 2020-01-09

Sen. Lindsey Graham says he wants to start Trump impeachment trial within days House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has not yet sent the articles to the Senate, where the president will be tried, as Democrats have sought to pressure Repub...
19:56, 2020-01-05

‘Saturday Night Live’ Spoofs Trump’s Impeachment Trial The host Adam Driver also played his “Star Wars” character, Kylo Ren, in another sendup of “Undercover Boss.”...
09:56, 2020-01-26

Impeachment trial: Democrats cry hypocrisy as Republicans say 'we've seen this before' – live updates Democrats continue prosecution on third day of trialJerry Nadler says Trump’s conduct ‘puts even Nixon to shame’Democrats criticize Republicans, who ...
03:20, 2020-01-24

Trump lashes out at Pelosi as stalemate over impeachment trial lingers Trump has long seen a Senate trial, where he is almost certain to be acquitted, as an opportunity for vindication....
18:08, 2019-12-24

Trump's conduct is not ‘America first’, Democrats argue at impeachment trial House managers make case for president’s removal from office So far, all the signs are that Republicans are unmovedDonald Trump put his personal poli...
22:04, 2020-01-23

Trump impeachment trial: Defence says Democrats want to ‘overturn’ election The president’s attorneys will begin their arguments Saturday in the impeachment trial and are expected to insist the president did nothing wrong whe...
19:16, 2020-01-25

Trump impeachment trial: A quick guide to the president’s defense The brief filed this week by President Trump’s legal team outlines how they plan to fight each of the two articles of impeachment passed by the House...
17:48, 2020-01-25

Trump's impeachment trial clouded by Schumer-McConnell feud If Nancy Pelosi intends to withhold articles of impeachment until Mitch McConnell and Chuck Schumer strike a deal on President Donald Trump’s trial, ...
19:12, 2019-12-23

Trump says his legal team ‘shredded’ Democrats in impeachment trial President Trump lauded his legal team on Sunday, saying it “shredded” the arguments of Democrats, the day after White House lawyers made ...
15:44, 2020-01-26

Never Thought Hip-Hop Would Take It This Far: Rep. Hakeem Jeffries Drops B.I.G. Lyric During Impeachment Trial The impeachment trial for Russia’s favorite operative Donald J. Trump has started and New York Rep. Hakeem Jeffries is becoming the breakout star....
17:28, 2020-01-22

Impeachment trial: Democrats focus on ‘dangerous conduct’ by Trump Each side has 24 hours over three days to present their case. After the House prosecutors finish Friday, the president’s lawyers will follow....
21:04, 2020-01-23

Schumer calls on Michael Duffey to testify in impeachment trial Sen. Chuck Schumer on Sunday said the White House official who directed the Defense Department to “hold off” on sending military aid to U...
23:00, 2019-12-22

Trump will ‘compel’ Adam Schiff to testify in impeachment trial “Adam Schiff will be compelled to testify should the Democrats decide, despite the fact that my presidential conversations were totally appropriate (...
18:20, 2019-11-23

Trump impeachment trial: the key senators who could cross party lines While a conviction is unlikely, some Republican senators such as Mitt Romney, Lisa Murkowski and Susan Collins could break ranks over trial procedure...
09:08, 2020-01-21

Rep. Hakeem Jeffries quotes Notorious B.I.G. during Trump impeachment trial Rep. Hakeem Jeffries took a line from Notorious B.I.G. Tuesday when responding to a question by Jay Sekulow, an attorney on President Trump's impeach...
17:04, 2020-01-22

McConnell rejects Pelosi's request for impeachment trial demands Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell rebuffed Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s demands for him to immediately sketch out the procedure for President Donald T...
18:04, 2020-01-08

GOP senators gearing up for impeachment trial, may call on Hunter Biden Senate Republicans plan to confront the growing likelihood of an impeachment trial of President Trump head-on, fighting allegations of a quid pro quo...
03:20, 2019-11-22

WATCH LIVE: President Trump’s impeachment trial continues WASHINGTON (AP) - House Democrats prosecuting President Donald Trump's impeachment trial are preparing for a second day of arguments. googletag.cmd.p...
18:40, 2020-01-23

US briefing: Bezos hacked by Saudis, impeachment trial and coronavirus Wednesday’s top story: Amazon boss’s phone ‘hacked by Saudi crown prince’, investigation suggests. Plus, Planned Parenthood’s chief on ‘undoing the d...
12:44, 2020-01-22

Ex-Trump aide John Bolton willing to testify in impeachment trial If called to testify in the Senate, Bolton would be the highest-ranking White House official to appear in impeachment proceedings. Democrats have urg...
22:08, 2020-01-06

Americans want ‘fair trial’ on Trump impeachment, Nancy Pelosi says ``It's about a fair trial,'' Pelosi told ABC's ``'This Week.'' ``They take an oath to have a fair trial and we think that should be with witnesses an...
18:48, 2020-01-12

House triggers impeachment trial with vote approving articles House votes to send Trump impeachment articles to Senate The House voted on Wednesday to send the articles of impeachment to the Senate and appoint t...
20:40, 2020-01-15

Impeachment trial opens as watchdog says Trump broke law on Ukraine Government accountability office finds suspension of of military aid at Trump’s direction violated lawTrump ‘knew exactly what was going on’ in Ukrai...
19:20, 2020-01-16

Former longtime FBI official hopes Trump impeachment trial will have new witnesses TUCSON - For only the third time in American history, Articles of Impeachment against a sitting president were marched over to the Senate on Wednesda...
06:28, 2020-01-16

Vote on impeachment articles that would kick off historic trial set for Wednesday The action will launch the rare Senate proceeding, only the third presidential impeachment trial in American history....
18:08, 2020-01-14

Nadler to miss part of impeachment trial due to wife’s cancer Rep. Jerry Nadler (D-N.Y.) said on Sunday that he would miss part of the Senate impeachment trial of President Donald Trump to be with his wife, Joyc...
23:04, 2020-01-26

Pelosi: McConnell will be held accountable if he tosses impeachment trial House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Sunday warned Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell and his GOP colleagues that they would be held accountable by th...
17:00, 2020-01-12

Democrats face risks and limits in Trump’s impeachment trial WASHINGTON (AP) - House Democrats prosecuting President Donald Trump's impeachment trial are preparing for a second day of arguments. Democrats alleg...
15:28, 2020-01-23

McConnell and Schumer clash amid impeachment trial negotiations After sniping at each other all week, Mitch McConnell and Chuck Schumer held a pivotal face-to-face meeting about President Donald Trump’s impeachmen...
22:48, 2019-12-19

Trump rips impeachment foes days before trial begins Ahead of Tuesday’s opening arguments in his Senate impeachment trial President Trump tweeted that the House of Representatives was remiss in no...
19:16, 2020-01-20

McConnell and Schumer fail to strike impeachment trial deal After sniping at each other all week, Mitch McConnell and Chuck Schumer held a pivotal face-to-face meeting about President Donald Trump’s impeachmen...
00:48, 2019-12-20

2020 Democrat senators to pause campaigns for impeachment trial Democratic senators seeking the party’s presidential nomination are facing a new dilemma — scheduling their campaigns around Trump’...
17:32, 2020-01-16

GOP senators play with fidget spinners during Trump impeachment trial WASHINGTON (NBC News) - As Democratic House members presented their opening statements to the senate during the impeachment of President Donald Trump...
18:40, 2020-01-24

Nadler will miss ‘some’ of impeachment trial after wife’s cancer surgery Rep. Jerrold Nadler, a member of the House’s legal team, said Sunday he will miss “some” of the Senate impeachment trial to remain ...
23:16, 2020-01-26

'SNL': 'Like a bad episode of 'Maury'' and other impeachment trial jokes from 'Weekend Update' "It was like a four-day-long PowerPoint," Michael Che said of the impeachment trial so far. "This is supposed to be Trump's punishment, not mine." &#...
16:20, 2020-01-26

Republicans scoff at Chuck Schumer's impeachment trial proposal Chuck Schumer is trying to woo independent-minded Republicans to back his framework for an impeachment trial. But Susan Collins isn’t a fan of his ta...
02:48, 2019-12-17

McConnell rejects Schumer’s opening offer on impeachment trial Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell pushed back strongly against Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer’s request to simultaneously agree to witness...
17:00, 2019-12-17

Fate of Trump’s impeachment trial rests with Mitch McConnell WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump needs Mitch McConnell more than ever. With Trump finally facing his impeachment trial, this promises to be a...
03:56, 2020-01-14

Trump calls for ‘fast’ impeachment so Congress can get back to work President Trump on Thursday said he wants a “fast” impeachment process in the House so that he can have a “fair trial” in the...
15:16, 2019-12-05

Chief Justice John Roberts sworn in for Trump’s impeachment trial Chief Justice John Roberts arrived in the Senate Thursday afternoon to be sworn in to preside over President Trump’s impeachment trial, and then swor...
20:48, 2020-01-16

Trump says he doesn't want John Bolton to testify in his impeachment trial because 'he knows some of my thoughts' REUTERS/Leah Millis President Donald Trump told reporters on Wednesday that he's opposed to former national security adviser John Bolton testifying i...
18:04, 2020-01-22

McConnell and Schumer clash ahead of crucial impeachment trial meeting After sniping at each other all week, Mitch McConnell and Chuck Schumer will hold a pivotal face-to-face meeting about President Donald Trump’s impea...
20:32, 2019-12-19

Republicans signal they won’t dismiss Trump impeachment articles ahead of trial Senate Republicans signalled they would reject the idea of simply voting to dismiss the articles of impeachment against U.S. President Donald Trump a...
14:20, 2020-01-14

John Bolton willing to testify in Donald Trump's impeachment trial Former White House national security adviser John Bolton has said he is prepared to testify in Donald Trump's impeachment trial....
01:20, 2020-01-07

Fox News is covering Trump's impeachment trial — but with no audio of evidence from Democrats Fox News Fox News in its prime-time evening coverage of impeachment proceedings is playing testimony by top Democrats with no sound, and adding live ...
15:32, 2020-01-24

Mike Pompeo to visit Ukraine ahead of Trump impeachment trial US secretary of state to meet Ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelenskiy, who Trump allegedly pressured to investigate Joe BidenMike Pompeo will travel ...
21:12, 2019-12-30

Trump impeachment trial: Democrats to make final opening arguments on 3rd day Democrats are due to make their case that Trump improperly interfered in Congress' probe of his dealings with Ukraine....
15:44, 2020-01-24

Senators struggle without their phones at Trump's impeachment trial, where all electronics are banned Bill Clark/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images Some US senators seemed to have a hard time following the strict no-phone policy while listening in on ...
22:00, 2020-01-23

Trump impeachment: Lawmakers to deliver opening arguments as trial continues The daylong session started Tuesday with the setback for Republican Senate leader Mitch McConnell and the president’s legal team, but it ended near 2...
20:16, 2020-01-22

Nancy Pelosi is announcing House impeachment managers for Trump's trial — here's what those are Associated Press House Speaker Nancy Pelosi will announce House impeachment managers for President Donald Trump's Senate impeachment trial Wednesday ...
16:20, 2020-01-15

Nancy Pelosi just announced House impeachment managers for Trump's trial — here's what they do Associated Press House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced House impeachment managers for President Donald Trump's Senate impeachment trial on Wednesday m...
16:56, 2020-01-15

Democrats unveil team to prosecute Donald Trump in impeachment trial Speaker Nancy Pelosi has announced a team of seven Democrats who will prosecute the impeachment case against Donald Trump....
17:08, 2020-01-15

'Our future is not assured': Schiff issues stark warning at impeachment trial Impeachment manager describes moment of historic national crisisAfter rejecting fresh witnesses, Republicans say they heard nothing newSome senators ...
05:20, 2020-01-23

'Saturday Night Live': The best impeachment trial jokes from 'Weekend Update' "It was like a four-day-long PowerPoint," Michael Che said of the impeachment trial so far. "This is supposed to be Trump's punishment, not mine." &#...
08:44, 2020-01-26

Trump impeachment trial: Democrats say president attempted Ukraine cover-up Democrats are due to make their case that Trump improperly interfered in Congress' probe of his dealings with Ukraine....
21:44, 2020-01-24

Trump impeachment: Iran crisis adding uncertainty to trial already in flux U.S. Congress opened for the new year Friday amid new escalating tensions between Washington and Tehran....
19:56, 2020-01-03

Senators are allowed to drink milk during the impeachment trial because it was once believed to help ulcers Guy Montag/Flickr According to the impeachment trial rules, senators are only allowed to drink still or sparkling water and milk in the Senate Chambe...
04:40, 2020-01-23

Here are the GOP Senators to watch in the impeachment trial, from ultra-loyalists to those most likely to break ranks REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein President Donald Trump's Senate impeachment trial is underway. Republicans currently make up the majority in the Senate an...
04:40, 2020-01-23

Trump is teasing that he could make an awkward, unscheduled appearance at his own impeachment trial Markus Schreiber/AP President Trump suggested Wednesday that he could make an unanticipated appearance at his impeachment trial. "Wouldn't that be be...
04:16, 2020-01-23

Trump sets single-day POTUS tweet record during impeachment trial Trump's decision to amplify allies during his Senate impeachment trial helped him easily pass his prior presidential record of 123 tweets in one...
01:40, 2020-01-23

Trump impeachment trial: Democrats to present final opening arguements Democrats are due to make their case that Trump improperly interfered in Congress' probe of his dealings with Ukraine....
19:28, 2020-01-24

Republican congressman compares impeachment inquiry to trial of Jesus – video Barry Loudermilk made a comparison between the Trump impeachment inquiry and the trial of Jesus in the Bible during the impeachment debate in the Hou...
23:40, 2019-12-18

No coffee, no phones, no chit-chat: the impeachment trial's peculiar rules The official decorum guidelines for Trump’s trial were released last week – and the senators have strict instructions to followNo electronics. No tal...
21:24, 2020-01-22

Senators Aren’t Losing Sleep Over Trump’s Impeachment Trial, Noah Says “You know you’ve been sleeping for a long time when an artist has time to sketch your portrait,” Trevor Noah said on Wednesday of napping senators....
09:40, 2020-01-23

Democrats push for witnesses at Trump impeachment trial after release of emails Democrats are pushing to call top Trump aides to testify, but Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell wants the Senate to consider the case without he...
14:28, 2019-12-23

Trump’s approval rating holds steady ahead of impeachment trial President Trump’s job approval numbers are holding steady as his impeachment trial in the Senate is about to get underway, according to a new p...
15:48, 2020-01-20

Mitt Romney pledges to have ‘open mind’ during Trump impeachment trial "Deciding whether or not a sitting president should be removed from office is perhaps the most solemn matter that can ever come before the United Sta...
17:12, 2020-01-21

Trump impeachment trial: Republicans signal shortened session for Saturday President’s lawyers will start making their case at 10amLonger, more meaningful session expected for MondayRepublican lawmakers and Donald Trump’s le...
10:00, 2020-01-25

Trump lawyers argue impeachment case is 'flimsy' as trial looms White House’s brief also claimed process has been a ‘charade’ and Trump did ‘absolutely nothing wrong’ in dealings with UkraineLawyers acting on beha...
20:28, 2020-01-20

Trump impeachment trial: Democrats' bids for new evidence dashed in marathon first day President’s trial opens with arguments over proceedingsDemocrats accuse Republicans of cover-up on Trump’s behalfTrump impeachment trial – live updat...
08:36, 2020-01-22

Trump impeachment trial: Democrats decry proposed rules as ‘a cover-up’ A first test will come midday Tuesday when the session gavels open to vote on Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s proposed rules for debate....
19:44, 2020-01-21

Trump wants Bidens, whistleblower and ‘shifty Schiff’ as impeachment trial witnesses President Trump said on Thursday that he would like to see witnesses testify at his impeachment trial in the Senate — the whistleblower, the Bi...
23:52, 2020-01-09

New poll on the eve of Trump's impeachment trial finds that 51% of Americans think he should be removed from office Associated Press A slender majority of Americans believe President Donald Trump should be removed from office, according to a new CNN poll. The poll,...
02:16, 2020-01-21

Trump impeachment trial will start next week, McConnell tells Republicans Three GOP senators said the Kentucky Republican warned lawmakers during the lunch that they should not expect to be able to go home next weekend, ind...
23:32, 2020-01-09

Trump impeachment trial to begin with rules fight, long days WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump's impeachment trial is set to unfold at the Capitol, a contentious proceeding over whether to remove him fro...
17:04, 2020-01-21

Impeachment trial: Trump’s defence team set to begin opening arguments The president’s attorneys will begin their arguments Saturday in the impeachment trial and are expected to insist the president did nothing wrong whe...
14:16, 2020-01-25

Trump impeachment trial: U.S. Senators approve rules but reject witnesses The daylong session started Tuesday with the setback for Republican Senate leader Mitch McConnell and the president’s legal team, but it ended near 2...
12:12, 2020-01-22

Republicans condemn Democrats’ ‘scheme’ to delay Trump impeachment trial Democrats and Republicans knocked heads Sunday over the need to call witnesses in the Senate impeachment trial of President Trump — a question that c...
06:12, 2020-01-27

McConnell ready to start impeachment trial with partisan power play Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is moving forward on a set of impeachment trial rules without Democratic support.The Kentucky Republican said ...
22:48, 2020-01-07

Naps, candy, paper planes: how senators are tolerating the impeachment trial Members of ‘the world’s greatest deliberative body’ have struggled to keep their eyes open or stop fidgeting during Trump’s trialThree days of sittin...
01:52, 2020-01-25

McConnell prepares to move forward on impeachment trial rules without Democrats Senate Republican leaders are preparing to move forward on a set of impeachment trial rules without Democratic support. Senate Majority Leader Mitch ...
18:32, 2020-01-07

Republicans have turned the impeachment trial into a dangerous sham | Andrew Gawthorpe The trial in the Republican-controlled US Senate is only going to tear up restraints on the would-be authoritarian White HouseIt is overly generous t...
17:28, 2020-01-22

Trump impeachment trial: Democrat says ‘country’s fate hanging’ on outcome House manager says case against Trump ‘overwhelming’Schiff says Trump’s comment about him intended as a threatOne of the prosecutors in Donald Trump’...
18:36, 2020-01-26

Senators will only be able to eat candy, drink milk and water during Trump's impeachment trial Mark Wilson/Getty Images Food and drink are prohibited on the Senate floor under the chamber's rules, which could present a challenge to senators dur...
00:32, 2020-01-22

Senators will face tough rules to be part of Trump’s impeachment trial Sit down, shut up and keep that phone in the closet. Detention for high schoolers? Nope, it’s the rules of the impeachment trial for US Senators. Law...
16:04, 2020-01-18

Republicans ramp up calls for Hunter Biden to testify in impeachment trial Andrew Harnik/AP In a Fox News interview Sunday morning, Ted Cruz said Democrats were "terrified" of hearing testimony from Hunter Biden. Whether wit...
18:40, 2020-01-19

Impeachment prosecutors, Trump’s defence team lay out arguments as trial looms Trump’s lawyers on Sunday previewed their impeachment defence with the questionable assertion that the charges against him are invalid, adopting a po...
12:40, 2020-01-20

Ukrainian minister says ‘American democracy will work’ amid impeachment probe ``We understand that everything is dependent on the rules,''Vasyl Bodnar, Ukraine's deputy foreign minister, said. ``I guess American democracy will ...
13:32, 2019-11-01

Pelosi still hopes to work with Trump on drug bill despite impeachment inquiry A day before, Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced that the House would begin impeachment proceedings on Trump....
18:20, 2019-09-25

Dems plan to deploy video evidence for impeachment trial — if McConnell obliges House Democrats crafting an impeachment trial strategy are planning to make extensive use of video evidence — from witness testimony to public remark...
21:16, 2020-01-14

Trump impeachment trial: senators vote against subpoena for state department – live Senators voted along party lines, 53-47, to kill amendment to subpoena documents from the department – get the latest live 11.57pm GMT Both parties h...
01:24, 2020-01-22