While the result of Wednesday night’s impeachment vote was not in question — a majority of House members have said they’ll support at least one article of impeachment — the timing of the vote is not yet known. Follow along below for live updates of the drama. … [Read more...] about House Debates Impeaching President Trump: Timeline
And in a demonstration outside the Trump National Doral Golf Club west of Miami, protesters were able to set up, poignantly, in front of a sign for the resort. (When the president announced in October that the next G-7 conference would be held at his Doral property, some argued that such a plan — now scuttled — to enrich himself was worthy of impeachment on its own merit.) … [Read more...] about Scenes From Tuesday’s Protests Calling for Trump Impeachment
On Friday, Giuliani told New York that the decision to include Starr and Dershowitz was “excellent,” because, “one has been through impeachment and other is an expert on Constitution.” Starr served as the independent counsel during Bill Clinton’s impeachment, and Dershowitz is a Harvard Law professor famous for representing the infamous. (Both men worked for Jeffrey Epstein). … [Read more...] about Why Isn’t Rudy Giuliani on Trump’s Impeachment Team? Depends On Who You Ask.
We can now look forward to endless, circular, partisan, and highly unsatisfying debates on those questions, in the coming weeks and months. There will be much more shouting. There will be more facts to emerge, subsidiary plotlines to follow, spinoff scandals, new characters. The whistle-blower’s complaint has already made its way to Capitol Hill, where leaders and members of the House and Senate Intelligence Committees have been reading it—and giving all the signs that it contains alarming new revelations. Democratic Representative Eric Swalwell said it was a “five-alarm concern for me.” Even a Republican senator, Ben Sasse, of Nebraska, suggested that the information contained in the complaint was significant and “very troubling.” Clearly, there will be more revelations, and soon. But we have already learned a lot this week. This is the forty-eight hours that finally answered one of the enduring mysteries of the Trump Presidency: yes, we can now … [Read more...] about “Do Us a Favor”: The Forty-eight Hours That Sealed Trump’s Impeachment
President TrumpDonald John TrumpLev Parnas implicates Rick Perry, says Giuliani had him pressure Ukraine to announce Biden probe Saudi Arabia paid 0 million for cost of US troops in area Parnas claims ex-Trump attorney visited him in jail, asked him to sacrifice himself for president MORE’s impeachment defense team for his Senate trial will include Alan DershowitzAlan Morton DershowitzTrump's legal team gets set for impeachment trial Figures to watch as White House mounts impeachment defense Trump chats with attorney Alan Dershowitz at Mar-a-Lago MORE and Ken Starr, sources confirmed to The Hill on Friday. … [Read more...] about Trump to add Dershowitz, Ken Starr to impeachment defense team