Senate trial

Impeachment Trial Day One to Kick off with Debate over Constitutionality

The first day of the Senate impeachment trial against former President Donald Trump begins Tuesday afternoon as Democrats hope to build an emotional case tying the former president directly to the January 6 Capitol riot. The end goal, as they have said, is a conviction in the Senate and permanent disqualification from ever running for office again.

WASHINGTON, DC - FEBRUARY 9: (L-R) Sen. Debbie Stabenow (D-MI), Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY), Sen. Maria Cantwell (D-WA) and Sen. Robert Menendez (D-NJ) walk to a news conference on the first day of former President Donald Trump's second impeachment trial at the U.S. Capitol on February 9, 2021 …

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 lengthy article about former Vice President Joe Biden’s conflict of interest in Ukraine on July 22, 2019 — three days before Trump’s phone call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, when he raised the issue.

headline The One Franklin Square Building, home of The Washington Post newspaper, in downtown Washington, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019. The Kentucky teen at the heart of an encounter last month with a Native American activist at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington is suing The Washington Post for $250 million, alleging …