Tag: Impeachment

Trump Campaign Says He’s Been ‘Vindicated’ After Senate Impeachment Acquittal

President Donald Trump’s campaign issued Trump’s first official response after he was acquitted by the Senate on two articles of impeachment Wednesday, arguing that the president has been vindicated after months of impeachment fervor. “Trump has been totally vindicated and it’s now time to get back to the business of the American people,” said Trump […]

McConnell: Senate To Acquit President Trump

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said he’s voting to acquit President Trump on charges levied against him by House Democrats. He confirmed his intentions while speaking on the Senate floor Tuesday. At least 34 Republicans have reportedly said they will acquit the president, which would make a conviction mathematically impossible. The Kentucky lawmaker said House […]

Democrat seen as potential swing vote says he’ll side with convicting Trump in impeachment trial

Sen. Doug Jones, an Alabama Democrat facing an uphill reelection battle in 2020, said Wednesday morning he will vote to convict President Donald Trump on both articles of impeachment. Jones was one of a handful of senators whose vote was still in question on the verdict of Trump’s impeachment trial, which will come to an […]

Speaker Pelosi To Release Impeachment Articles This Week

In a Friday letter to House Democrats, Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced she would release articles of impeachment sometime in the coming week. “I have asked Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler to be prepared to bring to the floor next week a resolution to appoint managers and transmit articles of impeachment to the Senate,” wrote Pelosi. […]

Delaying Articles of Impeachment Got ‘Positive’ Results, Pelosi Says

A House Democrat tactic of delaying the sending the two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump achieved a “positive result,” according to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) “It’s a positive result in terms of additional emails and un-redacted information that has come forward, that [former White House adviser John] Bolton has said that he […]

Democrats Are Starting To Defect From Pelosi Impeachment Charade

The Democrats’ impeachment charade is now leading to defections from “master legislator” and “astute leader” Nancy Pelosi’s caucus. The general consensus seems to be that it’s time for Pelosi to stop sitting on the bogus articles of impeachment and send them over to the Senate, or drop the whole thing altogether. The Washington Post’s Seung […]

GOP predicts bipartisan acquittal at Trump impeachment trial

Republicans are becoming increasingly confident they’ll be able to hand President Trump a bipartisan acquittal in his Senate impeachment trial. With 67 votes needed to convict the president and remove him from office, and the outcome of a Senate trial all but guaranteed, GOP senators are broadening their sights as they plot their strategy. Senate […]

Jesse Watters: Pelosi looks ‘weak,’ ‘scared,’ ‘tired’ by withholding impeachment articles from Senate

Jesse Watters responded to growing scrutiny of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s decision to withhold the articles of impeachment from the Senate, after President Trump attacked her in a series of tweets early over the holiday. “She wants the impeachment without the acquittal but she’s not gonna get what she wants because eventually, this strategy is […]

Trump’s impeachment trial in Senate likely to be more partisan than Bill Clinton’s was in 1999

A generation has passed since the last presidential impeachment trial in the Senate, though in political terms, it may seem like a lifetime. President Donald Trump’s trial on two articles of impeachment is likely to begin next month, almost 21 years to the day after President Bill Clinton’s trial on two articles of impeachment. Within a matter of […]

BREAKING: Trump Gets Massive Post-Impeachment Victory As USMCA Passes House

President Donald Trump got one of the biggest political wins of his presidency on Thursday, which comes just hours after Democrats’ partisan impeachment, as the new United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) has officially been passed in both chambers of Congress and now heads to Trump’s desk to sign. Pelosi, who stalled passing the deal for over […]