POLITICAL NEWS
Setup News Ticker
   POLITICAL NEWS
Searching for 'Democrats House'. (Return)

Washington Post PoliticsJan 23, 2020
Trump, Democrats keep their distance as GOP moderates face crucial impeachment votes
White House advisers warned Trump that outreach would not help his cause, while Democrats say there is no serious effort to privately lobby the key Republicans.

RELATED ARTICLES
GOP senators call House case against Trump repetitive and nothing 'new' (CNN Politics)

Reuters PoliticsJan 23, 2020
Two days into Trump trial, Republicans appear unmoved but offer Democrats some praise
On the second day of House Democrats laying out their case in the U.S. Senate for removing President Donald Trump, there was little sign on Thursday that their arguments had changed any minds among Republican senators who control the chamber.

The Daily BeastJan 23, 2020
Dems Aim to Put ‘Knife in the Heart' of Trump's Defense
Caroline Brehman/GettyAbout four hours into Thursday's session of the Senate impeachment trial, Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA), the House's lead impeachment manager, had yet another video clip queued up to show senators in order to help make Democrats' case for President Trump's removal.

Taking full advantage of their video privileges, the impeachment managers had played dozens of such clips since opening their arguments in the trial on Wednesday. But when Schiff tried to show a segment of White House aide Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman's testimony, it didn't work. 

Sensing technical difficulties, Schiff offered a joke. "We've heard enough of Col. Vindman," he quipped, before pressing on. For some of the Republicans sitting in the chamber, however, the joke couldn't have been truer: Sen. Joni Ernst of Iowa nodded at Schiff's crack, glancing conspiratorially at her neighbor, Sen. Tom Cotton of Arkansas. 

Read more at The Daily Beast.

Got a tip? Send it to The Daily Beast here


  • CEOExpress
  • 1 Boston Place | Suite 2600
    Boston MA 02108
  • 617 482 1200
    617 299 8649 (fax)
  • Contact
  • As an Amazon Associate
    CEOExpress earns from
    qualifying purchases.

©1999-2020 CEOExpress Company LLC