Lawyers David Schoen and Bruce Castor will head the defense effort in the trial set to begin on Feb.9, Trump’s office said in a statement. Schoen had already been helping Trump and advisers prepare for the proceedings, according to the former president’s office.
It’s been two years, six months and six days since your correspondent took his seat for the first of a series of hearings that Democrats hoped would end Donald Trump’s presidency.
Senators voted 56-44 in favour of the constitutionality of the historic trial, rejecting a bid by Trump’s lawyers to throw it out on grounds that a former president cannot be tried by lawmakers.
Donald Trump is a few steps from becoming a new kind of autocrat — an elected one. The typical paths to autocracy used to be through revolution or military coup. No longer.
President Donald Trump’s impeachment defence strategy has undergone a transformation — from saying his call with Ukraine’s president was “perfect,” to saying it wasn’t criminal,
“Ukraine should investigate the Bidens... Likewise, China should start an investigation into the Bidens... So I would say that President Zelensky, if it were me, I would recommend that they start an investigation
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
On Tuesday night, the internet was abuzz with the latest in the impeachment drama. In his yet-to-be-released book, an unpublished edition of which was leaked to the press,
The year in impeachment was a true roller coaster ride: A slow build to a high peak at the time of special counsel Robert Mueller’s report; a deep and fast dive in its aftermath; a rocket-like