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Senate Passes Iran War Powers Resolution with Bipartisan Support

Senate Passes Iran War Powers Resolution with Bipartisan Support

The Senate passed a War Powers resolution on Thursday that would require President Donald Trump to obtain approval from Congress if he were to continue hostilities with Iran beyond 30 days.
Trump Jr.: Mitt Romney 'Should Be Expelled' from Republican Party

Trump Jr.: Mitt Romney 'Should Be Expelled' from Republican Party

Donald Trump Jr., President Donald Trump's oldest son, tweeted Wednesday that Sen. Mitt Romney "should be expelled" from the Republican Party over his vote to convict Trump for abuse of power.
The Senate Has Convicted Itself

The Senate Has Convicted Itself

There was never much hope that Republican senators would vote in large enough numbers to remove President Donald Trump from office this week. So in his closing statement on Monday, California
Lisa Murkowski: ‘I Cannot Vote to Convict’ Trump; ‘Voters Will Pronounce Verdict’

Lisa Murkowski: ‘I Cannot Vote to Convict’ Trump; ‘Voters Will Pronounce Verdict’

Swing-vote lawmaker Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) on Monday evening said she would vote to acquit U.S. President Donald Trump in the Senate impeachment trial, further cementing the commander-in-chief's
Swing-vote Sen. Lisa Murkowski says she 'cannot vote to convict' on impeachment

Swing-vote Sen. Lisa Murkowski says she 'cannot vote to convict' on impeachment

Centrist Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski (Alaska) announced Monday that she "cannot vote to convict" President Donald Trump on the charges brought against him by House Democrats in the ongoing Senate
Sad Hillary Clinton Concedes After Senate Clears Way for Trump Acquittal that Only Way to Remove Trump Is to Vote Him Out

Sad Hillary Clinton Concedes After Senate Clears Way for Trump Acquittal that Only Way to Remove Trump Is to Vote Him Out

Twice-failed presidential candidate Hillary Clinton conceded on Friday that Americans must vote President Trump out in November if they want to remove him from office, effectively making the same
The U.S. Senate Embraces Trumpian Nihilism

The U.S. Senate Embraces Trumpian Nihilism

A question came up during the Senate’s impeachment trial of President Donald Trump this week: What matters? To Alan Dershowitz, the answer was power. The Harvard University law professor emeritus
The Senate Embraces Nihilism

The Senate Embraces Nihilism

A question came up during the Senate’s impeachment trial of President Donald Trump this week: What matters? To Alan Dershowitz, the answer was power. The Harvard University law professor emeritus
Senate Votes Down Extra Impeachment Witnesses, Paves Way for Trump Acquittal

Senate Votes Down Extra Impeachment Witnesses, Paves Way for Trump Acquittal

The Senate on Friday voted down a motion to allow for additional witnesses to testify as part of the upper chamber's impeachment trial, all but ensuring a quick acquittal of President Donald Trump.
End Game: Senate Deliberates How Impeachment Sham Against Trump Finishes

End Game: Senate Deliberates How Impeachment Sham Against Trump Finishes

The Senate has enough votes to block new witnesses in the impeachment trial against President Donald Trump.
Lisa Murkowski Opposes Calling Witnesses in Impeachment Trial

Lisa Murkowski Opposes Calling Witnesses in Impeachment Trial

Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) announced Friday that she will oppose a motion to call additional witnesses as part of the Senate's impeachment trial, paving the way for a swift acquittal of President
Trump Impeachment Trial: The Senate Can Stop Pretending Now

Trump Impeachment Trial: The Senate Can Stop Pretending Now

Susan B. Glasser writes about Senator Lamar Alexander’s statement against voting to call witness such as John Bolton in the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump and how it may spell an end to
Bipartisan Question Leads To ‘Startling Admission’ From Trump’s Legal Team

Bipartisan Question Leads To ‘Startling Admission’ From Trump’s Legal Team

A bipartisan question from the senators prompted a major admission from President Trump’s legal team Thursday: Rudy Giuliani was not...
Washington Post Wrote About Hunter Biden, Burisma 3 Days Before Ukraine Call

Washington Post Wrote About Hunter Biden, Burisma 3 Days Before Ukraine Call

Deputy White House Counsel Patrick Philbin pointed out Wednesday in the question-and-answer session in President Donald Trump's impeachment trial in the Senate that the Washington Post had written a
Day 1 of Impeachment Q&A: Schiff Undermines His Case for Witnesses

Day 1 of Impeachment Q&A: Schiff Undermines His Case for Witnesses

Adam Schiff told the Senate it could not have witnesses and documents relating to the whistleblower or the Intelligence Community Inspector General.
After meeting with centrist Republican, Mitch McConnell has enough votes to block witnesses in impeachment trial

After meeting with centrist Republican, Mitch McConnell has enough votes to block witnesses in impeachment trial

Republicans believe they now have the votes to block Democrats' demands to bring new witnesses in the impeachment trial against President Donald Trump in the U.S. Senate. The news came after a
Murkowski And Collins Draw Blood In Pointed Question On Trump’s Political Motives

Murkowski And Collins Draw Blood In Pointed Question On Trump’s Political Motives

Sens. Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) and Susan Collins (R-ME) pitched President Donald Trump’s lawyers a curve ball Wednesday, asking a question...
Lisa Murkowski 'Curious' to Hear what John Bolton Has to Say

Lisa Murkowski 'Curious' to Hear what John Bolton Has to Say

Sen. Lisa Murkowski is reportedly "curious" to hear what John Bolton has to say following a New York Times report containing revelations from his forthcoming book.
These GOP Moderates Suddenly Sound Like They'll Subpoena Bolton

These GOP Moderates Suddenly Sound Like They'll Subpoena Bolton

“The reporting on John Bolton strengthens the case for witnesses. It has prompted a lot of conversations among my colleagues,” Sen. Susan Collins told VICE News.