• Senate approves Trump impeachment trial plan, rejects Democrats on documents, witnesses

    1 month ago - By Reuters

    The Republican-controlled U.S. Senate voted early on Wednesday on party lines to approve the rules for President Donald Trump's impeachment trial, rejecting Democratic efforts to obtain evidence and ensure witnesses are heard.
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  • Senate approves impeachment trial rules, rejecting witnesses

    1 month ago - By Boston Herald

    By LISA MASCARO and ZEKE MILLER
    WASHINGTON - The U.S. Senate plunged into President Donald Trump's impeachment trial with Republicans abruptly abandoning plans to cram opening arguments into two days but solidly rejecting Democratic demands for more witnesses to expose Trump's “trifecta” of offenses.
    A marathon session of nearly 13 hours started Tuesday with a setback for Republican Senate leader Mitch McConnell and the president's legal team, exposing a crack in the GOP ranks and the growing political unease over the historic impeachment proceedings unfolding amid a watchful public in an...
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  • Senate approves Trump impeachment trial rules

    1 month ago - By Reuters

    The U.S. Senate voted early on Wednesday to approve rules governing the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump, including delaying a debate over whether to call witnesses until the middle of the trial.
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  • Republicans reject subpoenas as impeachment debate goes on

    1 month ago - By Boston Herald

    By LISA MASCARO and ZEKE MILLER
    WASHINGTON - The U.S. Senate plunged into President Donald Trump's impeachment trial on Tuesday with Republicans abruptly abandoning plans to cram opening arguments into two late-night sessions and Democrats arguing for more witnesses to expose Trump's “trifecta” of offenses.
    The day started with a setback for Republican Senate leader Mitch McConnell and the president's legal team, exposing a crack in the GOP ranks and the growing political unease over the historic impeachment proceedings unfolding amid a watchful public in an election year. But it was...
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  • Senate rejects Democrats on documents, witness in Trump impeachment trial

    1 month ago - By Reuters

    The Republican-controlled U.S. Senate blocked Democratic attempts on Tuesday to obtain evidence and call a witness in President Donald Trump's impeachment trial, an early sign the proceeding could advance on lines favorable to Trump.
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  • After hours of debate, Senate Republicans reject demands for subpoenas, witnesses at outset of Trump impeachment trial

    After hours of debate, Senate Republicans reject demands for subpoenas, witnesses at outset of Trump impeachment trial

    1 month ago - By Post Gazette

    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell appears likely get his way in shaping the third impeachment trial in U.S. history.
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