Dems mount preemptive strike on Trump’s defense

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Garcia: Trump’s request for investigation happened after ‘Biden began beating him in the polls’ House Democrats are trying to shatter President Donald Trump’s defense before it begins. The seven House impeachment managers seeking Trump’s removal from office know they are about to cede the floor to the president’s legal team […]

Mick Mulvaney becomes top Democratic impeachment target

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Democrats are zeroing in on Mick Mulvaney as their top demand for witness testimony during President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial. That doesn’t mean the party doesn’t also want to hear from former national security adviser John Bolton about the administration’s decision to withhold aid to Ukraine. But in some Democrats’ […]

Democrats hammer constitutional case for Trump’s removal

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House Democrats are launching phase two of their impeachment case on Thursday: the constitutional argument for why President Donald Trump should be removed from office. The House’s seven impeachment managers spent all day Wednesday piecing together their voluminous and complex case that Trump abused his power by pressuring Ukraine to […]

Senate impeachment trial: Live highlights and updates

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House Democrats will use their second day of opening arguments in President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial to put forth the constitutional framework for why the president should be removed from office. This story will continue to be updated. Keep scrolling for other recent highlights. 9:50 A.M. Trump’s messaging strategy Expect […]