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Tucker Carlson stressed about Biden's war on white supremacy and Sean Hannity renewed attacks on Hunter in a first wave of Fox News attacks on the new administration

Fox News' Tucker Carlson stirred fears of President Biden's war in white supremacy in his Inauguration Day show on January 20. Fox News Fox News hosts reacted to Joe Biden's inauguration with attacks and fear-mongering.  Tucker Carlson said Biden's war on white supremacy was a bid to persecute ordinary conservatives.  The shows appeared to give a preview for how the network will handle Biden's presidency. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. For millions watching the...
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McConnell: Trump ‘fed lies’ to the crowd about election

By Lisa Mascaro and Mary Clare Jalonick | Associated Press WASHINGTON — Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell opened the Senate on Tuesday saying the pro-Trump mob that stormed the Capitol was “fed lies” by the president and others in the deadly riot to overturn Democrat Joe Biden’s election. McConnell’s remarks are his most severe and public rebuke of outgoing President Donald Trump. The Republican leader vowed a “safe and successful” inauguration of Biden on Wednesday at the Capitol, which ...
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Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's departing message to the US is that 'multiculturalism' is 'not who America is'

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. ami Chappell/AFP via Getty Images Outgoing Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Tuesday decried "multiculturalism" as un-American.  "Our enemies stoke these divisions because they know they make us weaker," he said. Pompeo was excoriated on Twitter for his comments.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. On his last full day as the top US diplomat and just one day after Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Mike Pompeo deemed multiculturalism as un-American...
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Democrats build impeachment case, alleging ‘dangerous crime’

WASHINGTON — The lead prosecutor for President Donald Trump’s historic second impeachment began building his case for conviction at trial, asserting on Sunday that Trump’s incitement of the mob that stormed the U.S. Capitol was “the most dangerous crime” ever committed by a president against the United States. A Senate trial could begin as soon as this week, just as Democrat Joe Biden is sworn in as the 46th president. Digital image from a video released by the White House on January 13, 2021....
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In an expletive-filled rant, Trump told an aide to never mention Nixon's name again, as some call for him to resign

Getty President Donald Trump has refused calls to resign after he was impeached earlier this week. Trump has been extremely opposed to the idea and has forbidden aides from mentioning former President Richard Nixon.  Nixon resigned after the House Judiciary Committee voted to move ahead with his impeachment proceedings in 1974.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. President Donald Trump told an advisor to never bring up former President Richard Nixon's name ever again in a...
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How China is using its coronavirus vaccine 'to fill this void' left by the US

An employee inspects syringes of the COVID-19 vaccine produced by Chinese company Sinovac Biotech at its factory in Beijing, September 24, 2020. Ng Han Guan/Associated Press Many of the world's poor countries are struggling to get their hands on vaccines for the coronavirus, and China has stepped in, offering priority access to its vaccine. That could end up being a diplomatic victory for China, bolstering its influence with those countries, though it remains uncertain if Beijing will fulf...
Tags: Politics, China, Russia, India, Africa, US, Trends, Ukraine, Beijing, United States, Xi Jinping, New York Times, Middle East, Pfizer, Donald Trump, Sao Paulo


Trump’s impeachment trial could begin on Inauguration Day

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial could begin on Inauguration Day, just as Democrat Joe Biden takes the oath of office in an ever-more-extraordinary end to the defeated president’s tenure in the White House. The timing is not set and depends heavily on when House Speaker Nancy Pelosi decides to transmit the article of impeachment to the Senate. Democrats hoping to avoid interrupting Biden’s inauguration have suggested holding back until the new president has a chance to get...
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Donald Trump stands largely silent, alone after second impeachment

By JONATHAN LEMIRE, JILL COLVIN and ZEKE MILLER | Associated Press WASHINGTON — His place in the history books rewritten, President Donald Trump endured his second impeachment largely alone and silent. For more than four years, Trump has dominated the national discourse like no one before him. Yet when his legacy was set in stone on Wednesday, he was stunningly left on the sidelines. Trump now stands with no equal, the only president to be charged twice with a high crime or misdemeanor, a new co...
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Biden urged the Senate to focus on the needs of the country as they move forward with Trump's impeachment proceedings

"Too many of our fellow Americans have suffered for too long over the past year to delay this urgent work," Biden said in a statement on Wednesday. Joe Raedle/Getty Images President-elect Biden urged the Senate to also focus on other issues including pandemic relief as they get ready to hold impeachment proceedings.  President Donald Trump was impeached on the House on Wednesday.  This is the second time Trump is impeached, this time for "incitement of insurrection."  Visit Business Inside...
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Biden urged the Senate to focus on the needs of the country as the move forward with Trump's impeachment proceedings

"Too many of our fellow Americans have suffered for too long over the past year to delay this urgent work," Biden said in a statement on Wednesday. Joe Raedle/Getty Images President-elect Biden urged the Senate to also focus on other issues including pandemic relief as they get ready to hold impeachment proceedings.  President Donald Trump was impeached on the House on Wednesday.  This is the second time Trump is impeached, this time for "incitement of insurrection."  Visit Business Inside...
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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'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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Here are all the US presidents who have been impeached

US President Trump became the third president to be impeached. Reuters President Donald Trump is set to become the first president in American history to be impeached twice with the House expected to pass an article charging him with inciting an insurrection on the Capitol.  Trump was also impeached by the House of Representatives in December 2019 on charges of abuse of power and obstruction of Congress. The Senate acquitted him on both articles on February 5, 2020. No sitting president h...
Tags: Politics, Supreme Court, Congress, Washington, Senate, White House, US, Trends, Georgia, Joe Biden, Ukraine, History, Gop, United States, House, New York Times


Watch live: U.S. House takes up second impeachment of President Donald Trump

Mike Dorning, Erik Wasson and Billy House | Bloomberg The U.S. House prepared to vote on a history-making second impeachment of Donald Trump as lawmakers seethed over his role inciting last week’s mob attack on the Capitol and the president’s once-firm control over the Republican party began to break down. Trump’s impeachment appeared inevitable in a vote Democrats anticipated would come Wednesday, with the resolution’s sponsors claiming broad support from Democrats and public backing from sever...
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President Trump on verge of second impeachment after Capitol siege

By LISA MASCARO, MARY CLARE JALONICK and JONATHAN LEMIRE | Associated Press WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is on the verge of being impeached for a second time in a fast-moving House vote, just a week after he encouraged loyalists to “fight like hell” against election results and then a mob of supporters stormed the U.S. Capitol. “We are debating this historic measure at a crime scene,” said Rep. Jim McGovern, D-Mass. Security was exceptionally tight Wednesday, shocking images of National G...
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Watch live: U.S. House takes up second impeachment of President Donald Trump (6:00 a.m.)

Mike Dorning, Erik Wasson and Billy House | Bloomberg The U.S. House prepared to vote on a history-making second impeachment of Donald Trump as lawmakers seethed over his role inciting last week’s mob attack on the Capitol and the president’s once-firm control over the Republican party began to break down. Trump’s impeachment appeared inevitable in a vote Democrats anticipated would come Wednesday, with the resolution’s sponsors claiming broad support from Democrats and public backing from sever...
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President Trump on verge of 2nd impeachment after Capitol siege

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is on the verge of being impeached for a second time in a fast-moving House vote, just a week after he encouraged loyalists to “fight like hell” against election results and then a mob of supporters stormed the U.S. Capitol. “We are debating this historic measure at a crime scene,” said Rep. Jim McGovern, D-Mass. Security was exceptionally tight Wednesday, shocking images of National Guard troops massed at the iconic Capitol, with secure perimeters around the ...
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Trump's nightmare scenario of being impeached, convicted, then barred from public office for life is looking more and more likely

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (L) and House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R) with President Donald Trump in the Oval Office in March 2020. JIM WATSON/AFP via Getty Images Shorn of GOP support after the riot at the US Capitol, President Trump is facing a three-part reckoning in Congress.  The House is due to vote today on impeaching him for his role encouraging last week's violence. Republicans have been moving in support of such a move, making it likely to succeed. In the Senate...
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GOP Sen. Susan Collins thought the mostly white pro-Trump mob that stormed the Capitol was 'the Iranians' at first

U.S. Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME) speaks at a hearing of the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee on September 23, 2020 in Washington, DC. Alex Edelman-Pool/Getty Images GOP Sen. Susan Collins of Maine in a new op-ed said she initially thought the Capitol siege was the work of the Iranians. "My first thought was that the Iranians had followed through on their threat to strike the Capitol," Collins, a member of the Senate Intelligence Committee, wrote.  Though it's true tensi...
Tags: Politics, News, Congress, Washington, Senate, White House, US, Trends, Iran, Ukraine, Gop, Maine, Washington Dc, Capitol Hill, Msnbc, Donald Trump


Analysis: For Trump and the nation, a final test of accountability

WASHINGTON — Barely 11 months after President Donald Trump was acquitted in a momentous Senate trial, the nation now confronts the possibility of yet another impeachment battle in the twilight of his presidency, a final showdown that will test the boundaries of politics, accountability and the Constitution. No president has ever been impeached for high crimes and misdemeanors twice. But House Speaker Nancy Pelosi was weighing bringing a new article of impeachment to the House floor as early as M...
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Democratic Rep. Kurt Schrader opposes impeaching Trump, likening it to a 'lynching'

A noose is seen while supporters of President Donald Trump gather on the West side of the Capitol in Washington, DC, on January 6, 2021. ANDREW CABALLERO-REYNOLDS/AFP via Getty Images Democratic Rep. Kurt Schrader told colleagues on Friday that he is against impeaching President Donald Trump after the Capitol siege.  Schrader likened impeaching Trump to a "lynching," and said it would divide the nation. The Oregon lawmaker faced criticism online, particularly given that pro-Trump rioters h...
Tags: Politics, News, Abc, Oregon, Senate, Trends, Ukraine, Washington Dc, House, Nancy Pelosi, Donald Trump, Trump, Capitol, Erick Erickson, Chuck Schumer, Kurt Schrader


Democratic Rep. Kurt Schrader reportedly opposes impeaching Trump, likening it to a 'lynching'

A noose is seen while supporters of President Donald Trump gather on the West side of the Capitol in Washington, DC, on January 6, 2021. ANDREW CABALLERO-REYNOLDS/AFP via Getty Images Democratic Rep. Kurt Schrader told colleagues on Friday that he is against impeaching President Donald Trump after the Capitol siege, according to multiple reports.  Schrader likened impeaching Trump to a "lynching," and said it would divide the nation, according to ABC News and CBS News. The Oregon lawmaker ...
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Top congressional Democrats Chuck Schumer and Nancy Pelosi say Trump should be removed by office by 25th Amendment or impeachment

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY). Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi called for President Trump to be removed from office with the invocation of the 25th Amendment or impeachment on Thursday.  On Wednesday, Trump incited a violent mob of rioters to breach the Capitol and force both chambers of Congress to go into recess as members evacuated for their safety.  "What happened at the U.S. Capitol yesterday was an insurre...
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Top Senate Democrat Chuck Schumer says Trump should be removed by office by 25th Amendment or impeachment

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY). Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of New York called for President Trump to be removed from office with the invocation of the 25th Amendment or impeachment.  On Wednesday, Trump incited a violent mob of rioters to breach the Capitol and force both chambers of Congress to go into recess as members evacuated for their safety.  "What happened at the U.S. Capitol yesterday was an insurrection against the United States...
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After Trump’s complicity in assault on Capitol, Trumpism is forever doomed

In the rally outside the White House, where Rudy Giuliani called for “trial by combat,” and the president’s son declared, “we need to march on the Capitol today,” President Trump said, “Let’s walk down Pennsylvania Avenue.” Walking down Pennsylvania Avenue might seem innocuous. But the president knew the environment in which he was speaking. That his followers would, at the end of their walk, attempt to disrupt the certification of the election of Joe Biden could have been predicted. President T...
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More than 2 dozen Democratic lawmakers say they will try to impeach Trump again following riots over his election conspiracy theories

UNITED STATES - JANUARY 6: Trump supporters occupy the West Front of the Capitol and the inauguration stands on Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021. Bill Clark/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images More than two dozen Democratic members of Congress are calling to impeach President Donald Trump again, just two weeks before he leaves office. "Donald J. Trump should be impeached by the House of Representatives & removed from office by the United States Senate. We can't allow him to remain in office, it's a ...
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More than a dozen Democratic lawmakers say they will try to impeach Trump again following riots over his election conspiracy theories

UNITED STATES - JANUARY 6: Trump supporters occupy the West Front of the Capitol and the inauguration stands on Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021. Bill Clark/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images More than a dozen Democratic members of Congress are calling to impeach President Donald Trump again, just two weeks before he leaves office. "Donald J. Trump should be impeached by the House of Representatives & removed from office by the United States Senate. We can't allow him to remain in office, it's a ma...
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Democratic lawmakers say they will try to impeach Trump again following riots over election conspiracy theories he pushed

UNITED STATES - JANUARY 6: Trump supporters occupy the West Front of the Capitol and the inauguration stands on Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021. Bill Clark/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images Several Democratic members of Congress are calling to impeach President Donald Trump again, just two weeks before he leaves office. "Donald J. Trump should be impeached by the House of Representatives & removed from office by the United States Senate. We can't allow him to remain in office, it's a matter of pr...
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