President Donald Trump in this still image from video in the U. Senate Chamber at the Capitol in Washington on Jan. Bush and Barack Obama, and is culminating in the Trump era.
The intensity and polarization of the debate on the House floor vividly illustrated the extent to which leaders of the two parties now believe entirely different accounts of what occurred and are motivated by different concerns. At times they sounded almost as if they were representing different countries.
Democrats characterized Trump as an immediate threat to the nation he was elected to lead, casting his actions as an unprecedented affront to American values. Republicans denounced those charges as unsubstantiated and the process as illegitimate, repeatedly accusing the Democrats of seeking to illegally overturn the results of the last election.
Trump, who has nursed deep feelings of persecution as his impeachment has grown more likely, watched the debate unfold from the White House. Capitol on Dec. Back in Washington, Pelosi sought to rebut allegations from Republicans that her party has cast about since Trump took office for a reason to impeach him, saying no lawmaker of either party came to the Capitol to remove a president. Barring a drastic Hansi Lang - The House and the Sun (Vinyl) in momentum, Trump is expected to be acquitted in the Senate, where a two-thirds supermajority is required to remove a president who has been impeached.
Pelosi at first resisted pressure from the left to impeach Trump, however, arguing that such a move would be unnecessarily divisive. Giuliani, among others. That helped solidify the support of even centrist Democrats for moving against the president, and the House Judiciary Committee then drafted the two articles of impeachment. Democrats said Wednesday that declining to punish a presidential demand that a foreign government influence an American election Hansi Lang - The House and the Sun (Vinyl) be an unacceptable abdication of constitutional responsibility.
Hansi Lang - The House and the Sun (Vinyl) and Republicans took turns at the rostrum delivering short, impassioned speeches — a furious debate that in many ways showcased how much Trump has remade the two parties.
The Republicans, mostly white men, stood staunchly behind the president and repeated many of his statements vilifying the opposition. Adam B. Schiff D-Calif. Though some Republican lawmakers defended Trump on the substance of the allegations, many spent most of their time airing grievances about the process.
Barry Loudermilk R-Ga. Other GOP House members described impeachment as the outgrowth of insidious forces. Clay Higgins R-La. Mike Kelly R-Pa. After quoting President Franklin D. Roosevelt calling Dec. Democrats captured the House majority last year in part by winning in suburban areas where Trump had prevailed two years earlier. Virtually all the Democrats from such Republican-leaning districts announced they would vote to impeach Trump, risking their seats in the face of aggressive campaigns in their home districts pressuring them to break ranks.
Collin C. Jared Golden D-Maine voted in favor of the abuse of power article but switched to no for obstruction of Congress. While no Republicans supported impeachment, Rep. Matt Gaetz R-Fla. Democrats, meanwhile, seemed eager to turn the page and refocus on health care and other issues that propelled them to victory in How prosecutors are abusing anti-riot laws to punish peaceful protesters.
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Lisa Murkowski talks with reporters in the senate subway before the continuation of the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump on Jan. White House lawyers were to resume their defense of President Donald Trump at his Senate impeachment trial Monday as explosive revelations from former national security advisor John Bolton increased pressure on Republicans to call him as a witness.
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