Senate Rejects New Witnesses In Trump Impeachment Trial, Paving Way For AcquittalThe Senate will hold the final vote Wednesday on the two articles of impeachment.
Impeachment Trial: Collins Breaks With GOP On Witnesses But Alexander Says He Will Vote NoSenator Lamar Alexander announced Thursday night he will not join Democrats in calling for witnesses in President Trump's impeachment trial. Although Republican Senator Susan Collins said she will vote for witnesses, it is unlikely Democrats will have the support.
Impeachment Trial: Republicans Don't Have The Votes Yet To Block WitnessesPresident Trump's legal team rested its case on the final day of opening arguments in his impeachment trial, setting the stage for a new phase of proceedings as pressure continues to mount on senators to hear from new witnesses.
Impeachment Trial: Trump Team Presents Defense As Pressure Builds For New WitnessesPresident Trump's legal team presented the case for his defense in his Senate impeachment trial for a second day as new revelations about the president's attempts to get Ukraine to investigate his rivals increased pressure on the Senate to allow new witnesses.
Impeachment Trial: Democrats Finish Opening ArgumentsHouse impeachment managers finished their opening arguments in President Donald Trump's impeachment trial on Friday with an impassioned plea for a fair trial. Mr. Trump's lawyers will start their opening arguments on Saturday.
Impeachment Trial: Bitter Debate On Trial Rules Dominates Day 1 Of Senate ProceedingsThe first day of President Trump's impeachment trial in the Senate crept late into the night on Tuesday, featuring contentious exchanges between the White House legal team and House managers acting as the prosecution, with senators voting along party lines to reject Democratic efforts to subpoena new witnesses.
Senators Swear Oath To Deliver "Impartial Justice" In Trump Impeachment TrialOn a day steeped in tradition and decorum, the Senate formally took over President Trump's impeachment case on Thursday as the chief justice of the Supreme Court and senators swore an oath to administer "impartial justice" in the upcoming trial.
House Delivers Impeachment Articles To Senate, Setting Stage For Historic TrialThe House of Representatives formally delivered two articles of impeachment against President Trump to the Senate on Wednesday, setting the stage for a trial to determine whether a president should be removed from office for just the third time in U.S. history.
Schumer Cites 'Explosive' Email To Call For Witnesses At Impeachment TrialSenate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer continued to push for top administration officials to appear before the Senate in the upcoming impeachment trial, citing a newly revealed, "explosive" email from a White House aide as evidence for why witnesses should be called.
House Judiciary Committee Approves Impeachment Articles Against TrumpIt is now nearly certain that Mr. Trump will become the third U.S. president in history to be impeached.
Ex-Ukraine Ambassador Testifies In Trump Impeachment InquiryThe former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine who was recalled from her post earlier this year said President Trump's comments about her on his July 25 phone call with the president of Ukraine "sounded like a threat."