US Chief Justice John Roberts takes charge of trial in Senate, gives the oath office to 99 of the 100 senators, who will act as jurors. One was missing because of a family medical problem.
McConnell said he expected the House of Representatives to deliver the articles of impeachment against Trump to the upper chamber on Wednesday. Trump faces charges of abuse of power and obstruction of Congress, and the 100 senators will be his judge.
Call me old-fashioned or naive, but I think my job is to explain what the US Constitution actually means, no matter who likes it or doesn’t. That led me to explain recently that under the Constitution
Everyone seems really eager to confirm that impeaching president Trump was the right thing to do, but no one asks: what’s next? Look no further than what Boris Johnson has achieved in the UK,
The push to impeach President Donald Trump ended with back-to-back votes in the House of Representatives, but many unanswered questions remain about the Ukraine scandal that set it off.
It is a truth grimly acknowledged by veterans of armed combat that soldiers under fire, like infants and incontinent nursing home residents, are sometimes helpless
The morning TV news and the local papers contain items about Nancy Pelosi signing the impeachment order for President Trump, a major political event although the emphasis
As the third presidential impeachment trial in US history began in earnest, Trump's chief legal defender argued the Democratic case was a baseless effort to overturn the 2016 election but a top Democratic lawmaker said there was "overwhelming" evidence of wrongdoing.
The White House’s promise to stonewall a congressional impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump will get an early test on Friday, when the former ambassador to Ukraine is scheduled