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Why McConnell Holds The Keys To Trump’s Impeachment Fate

The Senate trial will help write one of the final chapters of the majority leader's legacy.
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McConnell Says Focus Should Be On ‘Safe Inauguration’ Before Biden Takes Office

Minutes after the House made history and voted to impeach President Trump for the second time, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) on Wednesday urged that the Senate's focus during last week of Trump's presidency should be on "a safe inauguration" for President-elect Joe Biden, following the deadly insurrection at the Capitol that President Trump incited. [Author: Summer Concepcion]
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Here's what happens now that Trump has been impeached a 2nd time by the House

President Donald Trump. Reuters On Wednesday, the House of Representatives impeached President Donald Trump for the second time in his presidency.  The House passed one article against Trump for inciting an insurrection on the US Capitol on January 6.  Next, the Senate will hold a trial to determine whether Trump should be removed from office. It is unclear whether the Senate will hold a trial and vote on whether to remove Trump from his office before his term expires on January 20. Read I...
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Trump becomes first president to be impeached twice as House charges him with inciting an insurrection

President Trump. Reuters The House of Representatives impeached President Donald Trump on Wednesday for "incitement of insurrection" over his role in catalyzing a violent riot at the US Capitol on January 6 that resulted in five deaths. Multiple Republican lawmakers broke ranks to vote with their Democratic colleagues to impeach the president, and Wednesday's vote was the most bipartisan impeachment vote in US history. Trump is the first president to be impeached twice. He was previously i...
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Here are the 10 Republicans who voted to impeach Trump over the Capitol siege

Trump addresses supporters in Washington DC on January 6, 2021, ahead of an attack on the US Capitol Getty Images 10 Republicans in the House of Representatives voted to impeach President Donald Trump after the US Capitol siege. On Wednesday, the House voted 232-197 to charge Trump with inciting the January 6 insurrection on the US Capitol.  New York Rep. John Katko became the first member of his party to publicly support impeachment, and he was closely followed by Wyoming Rep. Liz Cheney,...
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Trump's 2nd impeachment is the most bipartisan in US history

Associated Press The House of Representatives voted to impeach President Donald Trump on Wednesday for "incitement of insurrection" over his role in catalyzing a deadly siege of the US Capitol on January 6. This is the second time Trump has been impeached, and it is the most bipartisan impeachment vote in US history. One Republican voted to impeach Trump the first time, and five Democrats voted to impeach President Bill Clinton in the late 1990s. No Democrats voted to impeach President An...
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Trump's second impeachment is the most bipartisan in US history

Associated Press The House of Representatives voted to impeach President Donald Trump on Wednesday for "incitement of insurrection" over his role in catalyzing a deadly siege of the US Capitol on January 6. This is the second time Trump was impeached, and it is the most bipartisan impeachment vote in US history. One Republican voted to impeach Trump the first time, and five Democrats voted to impeach President Bill Clinton in the late 1990s. No Democrats voted to impeach President Andrew ...
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McConnell rebuffs Democrats' call for speedy impeachment

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is rejecting Democratic calls to bring the Senate back immediately to convict President Donald Trump, a decision that is likely to allow the President to serve out his final days in office.
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Senate impeachment trial likely after Biden sworn in; McConnell undecided on vote

While the House has impeached President Donald Trump for a second time, the Senate trial likely won't start until after he leaves office.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Analysis: McConnell's last Trump card

On Wednesday afternoon, the House will impeach President Donald Trump for a second time. It is known. The only real drama will be to see how many House Republicans cross the aisle to vote with Democrats to impeach the President.
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McConnell rebuffs Democrats' call for speedy impeachment trial, but is undecided on convicting Trump

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is rejecting Democratic calls to bring the Senate back immediately to convict President Donald Trump, a decision that is likely to allow the President to serve out his final days in office.
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McConnell Undecided On Trump Impeachment Vote

He said he will "listen to the legal arguments when they are presented to the Senate."
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Analysis: McConnell has one more card to play against Trump

On Wednesday afternoon, the House will impeach President Donald Trump for a second time. It is known. The only real drama will be to see how many House Republicans cross the aisle to vote with Democrats to impeach the President.
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Lindsey Graham, who denounced Trump after the Capitol siege, opposes impeachment and implies Mitch McConnell is 'making the problem worse'

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) speaks during a news conference at the U.S. Capitol January 7, 2021 in Washington, DC. Alex Wong/Getty Images Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham criticized the House impeachment efforts on Wednesday and appeared to shade Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. "It is a rushed process that, over time, will become a threat to future presidents," Graham said in a statement. "As to Senate leadership, I fear they are making the problem worse, not better." Graham broke fro...
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McConnell Won’t Convene Senate This Week For Impeachment Trial

The Republican leader has rejected a Democratic push for him to call the Senate into an emergency session.
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Here's what happens if Trump is impeached a 2nd time by the House, as expected

President Donald Trump. Reuters On Wednesday, the House of Representatives is expected to impeach President Donald Trump for the second time in his presidency.  The House is impeaching Trump on one article of inciting an insurrection on the US Capitol on January 6.  Next, the Senate will hold a trial to determine whether Trump should be removed from office. It is unclear whether the Senate will hold a trial and vote on whether to remove Trump from his office before his term expires on Janu...
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LIVE: Ohio Rep. Jim Jordan spouts a fountain of lies and misinformation about the election as the House debates impeachment

Reuters The House of Representatives is poised to impeach President Donald Trump for the second time for "incitement of insurrection" following last week's deadly Capitol siege. Debate over the article of impeachment began shortly after 9 a.m. ET and can be watched online on C-SPAN, YouTube, and the House's official website. Scroll down to watch the livestream and follow Insider's live coverage of the historic event. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. The House of Represe...
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REPORTS: McConnell Thinks Trump Committed Impeachable Offenses

The New York Times reported that he privately believes the president committed impeachable offenses.
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McConnell believes impeachment push will help rid Trump from the GOP, but has not said if he will vote to convict

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has indicated that he believes that impeaching President Donald Trump will make it easier to get rid of the President and Trumpism from the Republican Party, according to a source with knowledge of the matter.
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Republican senator Rob Portman demands Trump tell his supporters to be peaceful as law enforcement warns of more violence

Vice President Mike Pence speaks as U.S. President Donald Trump participates in a signing ceremony and meeting with the President of Serbia Aleksandar Vucic and the Prime Minister of Kosovo Avdullah Hoti in the Oval Office of the White House on September 4, 2020 in Washington, DC. Anna Moneymaker-Pool/Getty Images GOP Sen. Rob Portman said President Donald Trump will be to blame for violence committed by his supporters if he doesn't "unambiguously" urge them to "remain peaceful" after last...
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Capitol Assault More Sinister Attack Than It First Appeared

WASHINGTON (CBS13/AP) — Under battle flags bearing Donald Trump’s name, the Capitol’s attackers pinned a bloodied police officer in a doorway, his twisted face and screams captured on video. They mortally wounded another officer with a blunt weapon and body-slammed a third over a railing into the crowd. “Hang Mike Pence!” the insurrectionists chanted as they pressed inside, beating police with pipes. They demanded House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s whereabouts, too. They hunted any and all lawmakers: ...
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