The Raw Story - 37 min 25 sec ago
After Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) released a draconian set of impeachment trial rules that broke his promise to abide by the standards used in President Bill Clinton’s trial, he appeared to walk back some of the harsher provisions, like the one allowing the Senate to reject evidence from the House and the one […]...
Daily News - 43 min 42 sec ago
President Trump knows a good show when he sees one and he claims he's itching to grab the spotlight by crashing the Senate impeachment trial. But the president, who has made similar empty claims about testifying at various forums, asserted that unspecified national security concerns would prevent...
The Raw Story - 44 min 2 sec ago
President Donald Trump’s attorneys made multiple false claims during Tuesday’s impeachment trial, and CNN fact checker Daniel Dale was on top of all of them. During a Wednesday morning segment with CNN’s John Berman, Dale dissected and exposed the multiple untruths spouted by the president’s legal team made during the opening of the impeachment trial […]...
ABC News - 44 min 15 sec ago
President Donald Trump has lashed out at his accusers in the Senate impeachment trial but broken with some of his defenders in reiterating his preference for witnesses to be called in the proceedings...
Politico - 50 min 56 sec ago
The president also insisted that he would prefer for his Senate trial to "go the long way," and for current and former administration officials to be called as witnesses.
The Hill - 57 min 32 sec ago
A majority of Maine voters said they believe that President Trump abused his power, according to a poll released Wednesday as the Senate impeachment trial moves forward. Fifty-three percent of Ma...
Reuters - 59 min 29 sec ago
U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday said he would prefer a longer impeachment trial so that current and former top administration officials could testify, but that having them appear would present national security concerns.
The Hill - 1 hour 14 min ago
President Trump said Wednesday that he would let the GOP-controlled Senate decide whether his impeachment trial should include witness testimony.Trump also said that he would rather go the "long way" with a Senate...
Fox News - 1 hour 15 min ago
The National Republican Senatorial Committee, the campaign group dedicated to boosting GOP numbers in the Senate, released a slickly produced video Tuesday to mark the start of President Trump's impeachment trial.
The Raw Story - 1 hour 16 min ago
MSNBC’s Joe Scarborough couldn’t believe how unprepared President Donald Trump’s defense team was for the impeachment trial, and he blames the “Fox News bubble.” The “Morning Joe” host agreed with contributor Elise Jordan, who said the president’s defense team seemed to be focused on delivering “Fox News hits” instead of substantial legal arguments. “I’m glad […]...
Los Angeles Times - 1 hour 23 min ago
President Trump on Wednesday blasted Democrats' impeachment case and claimed that national security concerns were preventing administration officials from testifying.
CNN - 1 hour 24 min ago
Opening arguments are expected to begin today in the impeachment trial of President Trump. Follow here for live updates from the Senate.
Roll Call - 1 hour 32 min ago
Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer said Wednesday he's not done putting his colleagues on the record on how the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump is conducted. "We're going to keep looking, yes," he said when asked if he is seeking more opportunities to force votes as he left the Capitol after 2 a.m.
Newser - 1 hour 34 min ago
The Senate approved the rules for President Trump's impeachment trial along party lines early Wednesday, setting the stage for oral arguments that could begin later in the day. After a long, tense hearing, the resolution to approve Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's trial plan passed by 53 votes to 47....
CBS News - 1 hour 50 min ago
President Trump spoke at a press conference before leaving the Davos Economic Forum Wednesday morning, saying he will leave the impeachment "to the Senate" and publicly stating that he would like John Bolton to be interviewed. Major Garrett reports on the breaking news.
CBS News - 1 hour 53 min ago
Senators argue until early Wednesday morning in a highly partisan debate over the rules for President Trump's impeachment trial. Also, the coronavirus reached the U.S. when a traveler in Seattle was discovered with the mystery illness that has killed nine in China. All that and all that matters in today's Eye Opener. Your world in 90 seconds.
Newsweek - 2 hours 2 min ago
Blackburn appeared to break the rules of the Senate trial by giving an interview while her colleagues were in the chamber.
NPR - 2 hours 4 min ago
After more than 12 hours of work Tuesday, the Senate adopted the ground rules for President Trump's impeachment trial. The proceedings resume Wednesday. At the same time, Trump weighed in from Davos.
Reuters - 2 hours 6 min ago
U.S. President Trump on Wednesday said it was up to the Senate to decide how to handle the impeachment trial over his handling of Ukraine and that he would rather have a long trial with witnesses but that there are national security issues.
The Raw Story - 2 hours 6 min ago
Fox News hosts assured viewers who hadn’t tuned in to the first day of the impeachment trial that they hadn’t missed anything. The hosts of “Fox & Friends” told their viewers that Day One of President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial was long, opaque and ran well into the morning hours — which Senate Majority Leader […]...
UPI - 2 hours 17 min ago
With the rules debate out of the way, opening statements are set to begin Wednesday in the Senate impeachment trial of President Donald Trump.
Buzz Feed - 2 hours 26 min ago
The third presidential impeachment trial in US history is underway. The first thing senators will get to is a big partisan fight over witnesses and other rules. View Entire Post ›...
ABC News - 2 hours 33 min ago
It's Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2019. Here's what you need to know to start your day.
Newsweek - 2 hours 37 min ago
Donald Trump's impeachment trial continues, with arguments over the possibility of summoning additional witnesses, and Zion Williamson is making his professional debut after undergoing knee surgery.