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Democrats’ Bid for Witnesses Gets Tougher With GOP Showing Unity

Democrats’ Bid for Witnesses Gets Tougher With GOP Showing Unity

Democrats face dwindling chances to get testimony from former National Security Adviser John Bolton and others in the Senate impeachment trial as the pool of Republicans willing to even consider
Candidates Stuck in Washington Get Creative to Reach Iowans

Candidates Stuck in Washington Get Creative to Reach Iowans

Senators Elizabeth Warren, Bernie Sanders and Amy Klobuchar are finding creative ways to engage with Iowans as the candidates remain stuck in Washington for Donald Trump’s impeachment trial less than
Democrats Plead for Impeachment Trial Witnesses While McConnell Leans on GOP

Democrats Plead for Impeachment Trial Witnesses While McConnell Leans on GOP

Senate Democrats are making a final run at persuading at least a few GOP senators to call witnesses in President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial as lawmakers grilled the defense team and House
Foreign Information Allowed, Trump Team Says: Impeachment Update

Foreign Information Allowed, Trump Team Says: Impeachment Update

Senators on Wednesday held the first of two days of questioning House managers and Donald Trump’s defense lawyers, before the president’s impeachment trial moves to the pivotal question of whether to
Containing Paranoia as Well as a Deadly Virus

Containing Paranoia as Well as a Deadly Virus

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Trump Trial Hits Question Phase; GOP Girds for Witness Vote

Trump Trial Hits Question Phase; GOP Girds for Witness Vote

Senators will spend the next two days grilling President Donald Trump’s defense team and House impeachment managers, with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell trying to salvage his plans for a quick
Here Are the Next Steps in Trump’s Senate Impeachment Trial

Here Are the Next Steps in Trump’s Senate Impeachment Trial

The conclusion of Donald Trump’s defense brings the president’s impeachment trial closer to the only unknown variables -- senator questions and possible witness testimony -- moving past a process that
Trump Team Wraps Up Impeachment Defense With Bolton Testimony in Question

Trump Team Wraps Up Impeachment Defense With Bolton Testimony in Question

President Donald Trump’s lawyers concluded their defense Tuesday without completely quashing a drive by Democrats to get additional testimony from former National Security Advisor John Bolton and
Bolton Overshadows Final Day of Trump Defense Arguments

Bolton Overshadows Final Day of Trump Defense Arguments

President Donald Trump’s defense began its final arguments in the Senate impeachment trial Tuesday, but the focus of the White House and senators has already turned to a battle coming later this week
John Roberts Could Play More Visible Role With Witness Fight Brewing

John Roberts Could Play More Visible Role With Witness Fight Brewing

Chief Justice John Roberts may have a chance to play a more visible role in President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial as Democrats look for ways to subpoena Senate testimony from John Bolton and,
Energy Department Releases Perry Documents: Impeachment Update

Energy Department Releases Perry Documents: Impeachment Update

President Donald Trump’s lawyers finished presenting his defense on Tuesday, their third day of arguments in the Senate impeachment trial. The next phase, 16 total hours of senators’ questions for
Trump Defense Finale Puts GOP Near Moment of Reckoning on Bolton

Trump Defense Finale Puts GOP Near Moment of Reckoning on Bolton

President Donald Trump’s lawyers begin their final day of arguments Tuesday having only barely noted the bombshell revelation from former National Security Adviser John Bolton that threatens to upset
Trump Lawyers Largely Ignore Bolton Revelations in Senate Trial

Trump Lawyers Largely Ignore Bolton Revelations in Senate Trial

President Donald Trump’s lawyers largely avoided the explosive allegation in former National Security Adviser John Bolton’s book that the president tied aid to Ukraine to an investigation of a
Democrats Close Case Saying Trump Must Be Held Accountable

Democrats Close Case Saying Trump Must Be Held Accountable

The House impeachment managers wrapped up their case against President Donald Trump by warning senators that they will cause sustained damage to the Constitution and the nation’s system of government
Trump Doesn’t Deny Asking for Envoy’s Ouster: Impeachment Update

Trump Doesn’t Deny Asking for Envoy’s Ouster: Impeachment Update

House managers will wrap up their case against President Donald Trump on Friday, completing three days of arguments in the Senate impeachment trial. Trump’s lawyers are set to begin presenting his
The Political Week in Photos

The Political Week in Photos

Climate activist Greta Thunberg and U.S. President Donald Trump didn’t directly engage during the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. But the rancor between the two persisted. Trump touted his
Fidget Spinners and Quick Breaks: Senators Fight Impeachment Trial Fatigue

Fidget Spinners and Quick Breaks: Senators Fight Impeachment Trial Fatigue

Bipartisan fatigue is creeping into the Senate chamber as the impeachment trial of Donald Trump is stretching into its third day.
House Democrats Say Trump’s Stonewalling Puts ‘Nixon to Shame’

House Democrats Say Trump’s Stonewalling Puts ‘Nixon to Shame’

House prosecutors expanded their case against President Donald Trump on his impeachment trial’s second day, arguing his actions to withhold military aid to Ukraine and block a congressional inquiry
House Panel Cites Trump Team in McGahn Case: Impeachment Update

House Panel Cites Trump Team in McGahn Case: Impeachment Update

House managers, led by Intelligence Chairman Adam Schiff, presented their case for removing Donald Trump from office for a second day Thursday in the president’s Senate impeachment trial.
Democrats Say Impeachment Trial Makes Case for Calling Witnesses

Democrats Say Impeachment Trial Makes Case for Calling Witnesses

Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer said that as House Democrats move into their second day of building an impeachment case against President Donald Trump it will be harder for Republicans to