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#impeachment

# impeachment - Thursday 23 January, 2020

Democrats focus on Trump’s ‘dangerous’ abuse on second day of impeachment trial
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Democrats focus on Trump’s ‘dangerous’ abuse on second day of impeachment trial

Jan 23rd 2020, 10:36 PM 8,677 Views 30 Comments

“The president’s conduct is wrong. It is illegal. It is dangerous,” Jerrold Nadler said.

# impeachment - Wednesday 22 January, 2020

Trump’s impeachment trial opens with Democrats accusing him of trying to cheat his way to reelection
# Adam Schiff
# Adam Schiff

Trump’s impeachment trial opens with Democrats accusing him of trying to cheat his way to reelection

Jan 22nd 2020, 10:51 PM 12,572 Views 48 Comments

The trial marks just the third time the Senate has weighed whether an American president should be removed from office

Late-night hearing sees Republicans block witness requests on first day of Trump impeachment trial
# Capitol Punishment
# Capitol Punishment

Late-night hearing sees Republicans block witness requests on first day of Trump impeachment trial

Jan 22nd 2020, 9:07 AM 13,135 Views 44 Comments

A 13-hour hearing saw Republicans push back attempts by Democrats to amend the procedures for the trial.

The thorn in Trump's side, the TV evangelist and the celebrity lawyer: Who's who in the impeachment trial
# Cast Of Characters
# Cast Of Characters

The thorn in Trump's side, the TV evangelist and the celebrity lawyer: Who's who in the impeachment trial

Jan 22nd 2020, 6:45 AM 13,238 Views 5 Comments

The impeachment trial is under way. Here’s who we’re going to be seeing a lot of in the coming weeks.

# impeachment - Tuesday 21 January, 2020

US Senate leader backs down on proposed impeachment trial rules after backlash
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

US Senate leader backs down on proposed impeachment trial rules after backlash

Updated Jan 21st 2020, 10:29 PM 33,770 Views 64 Comments

Donald Trump has denounced the proceedings as “a total hoax”.

Donald Trump's lawyers ask for his immediate acquittal, as impeachment trial to begin today
# 'perfect' Phonecall
# 'perfect' Phonecall

Donald Trump's lawyers ask for his immediate acquittal, as impeachment trial to begin today

Jan 21st 2020, 7:26 AM 11,786 Views 39 Comments

The US President will be at the economic forum in Davos, Switzerland when his trial begins.

# impeachment - Monday 20 January, 2020

Explainer: Here's what you need to know as Trump's impeachment trial gets under way
# On Trial
# On Trial

Explainer: Here's what you need to know as Trump's impeachment trial gets under way

Jan 20th 2020, 1:10 PM 9,784 Views 27 Comments

A phone call to the Ukrainian president and some withheld funding sparked a chain of events leading to the US Senate floor this week.

# impeachment - Sunday 19 January, 2020

Trump's legal team slams impeachment charges as 'brazen and unlawful'
# In My Defence
# In My Defence

Trump's legal team slams impeachment charges as 'brazen and unlawful'

Jan 19th 2020, 7:19 AM 9,275 Views 13 Comments

The impeachment trial is set to begin next Tuesday.

# impeachment - Friday 17 January, 2020

Ken Starr - who was at centre of Clinton's impeachment in 1990s - joins Trump's defence team
# Impeachment
# Impeachment

Ken Starr - who was at centre of Clinton's impeachment in 1990s - joins Trump's defence team

Jan 17th 2020, 9:50 PM 9,921 Views 19 Comments

Celebrity lawyer Alan Dershowitz is also part of the defence team in the Senate impeachment hearing into Donald Trump.

# impeachment - Thursday 16 January, 2020

Trump impeachment: White House 'violated law' by freezing Ukraine aid, non-partisan watchdog says
# Military Aid
# Military Aid

Trump impeachment: White House 'violated law' by freezing Ukraine aid, non-partisan watchdog says

Jan 16th 2020, 4:21 PM 11,635 Views 47 Comments

The damning assessment comes ahead of the Senate’s impeachment hearing getting under way next week.

Donald Trump's articles of impeachment to be read out in the Senate today
# Here We Go
# Here We Go

Donald Trump's articles of impeachment to be read out in the Senate today

Jan 16th 2020, 8:09 AM 6,923 Views 26 Comments

The impeachment trial will begin next Thursday.

# impeachment - Wednesday 15 January, 2020

The prosecutors for Donald Trump's impeachment trial next week have been unveiled
# The Senate
# The Senate

The prosecutors for Donald Trump's impeachment trial next week have been unveiled

Jan 15th 2020, 4:55 PM 14,039 Views 47 Comments

Senior Democrats Adam Schiff and Jerry Nadler will lead the team in the Senate impeachment hearing.

# impeachment - Tuesday 14 January, 2020

Impeachment trial of President Donald Trump likely to begin next Tuesday
# Impeachment
# Impeachment

Impeachment trial of President Donald Trump likely to begin next Tuesday

Jan 14th 2020, 10:45 PM 11,448 Views 25 Comments

Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said he expects the House of Representatives to send the articles of impeachment through to the upper chamber tomorrow.

# impeachment - Saturday 4 January, 2020

Poll: Should the US Senate vote to remove Donald Trump from office?
# Impeachment
# Impeachment

Poll: Should the US Senate vote to remove Donald Trump from office?

Jan 4th 2020, 9:30 AM 47,986 Views 96 Comments

Donald Trump is the third US President to face impeachment charges, along with Andrew Johnson and Bill Clinton.

# impeachment - Monday 30 December, 2019

Pompeo to travel to Ukraine later this week ahead of Trump's impeachment trial
# Mike Pompeo
# Mike Pompeo

Pompeo to travel to Ukraine later this week ahead of Trump's impeachment trial

Dec 30th 2019, 10:38 PM 10,856 Views 18 Comments

The trip will make Pompeo the most senior US official to visit Kiev since the scandal erupted.

# impeachment - Thursday 26 December, 2019

Republican senator 'disturbed' at her party's closeness to Donald Trump ahead of impeachment

Republican senator 'disturbed' at her party's closeness to Donald Trump ahead of impeachment

Dec 26th 2019, 8:36 AM 20,532 Views 16 Comments

“It means that we have to take that step back from being hand-in-glove with the defence,” Republican Senator Lisa Murkowski said.

# impeachment - Monday 23 December, 2019

Trump to hold first 2020 rally in Ohio as McConnell says he's not ruling out witnesses in Senate trial
# Impeachment
# Impeachment

Trump to hold first 2020 rally in Ohio as McConnell says he's not ruling out witnesses in Senate trial

Dec 23rd 2019, 7:31 PM 11,347 Views 33 Comments

Ohio, once an extremely competitive swing state, has trended more towards voting Republican in recent years.

US moved to freeze Ukraine aid 90 minutes after Trump's phone call with Zelensky
# Internal Emails
# Internal Emails

US moved to freeze Ukraine aid 90 minutes after Trump's phone call with Zelensky

Dec 23rd 2019, 2:52 PM 14,448 Views 40 Comments

Trump is accused of withholding $400 million in assistance to Ukraine to push Kiev to investigate his political rival, Joe Biden.

# impeachment - Friday 20 December, 2019

Trump demands 'immediate' impeachment trial in US Senate
# Not Happy
# Not Happy

Trump demands 'immediate' impeachment trial in US Senate

Dec 20th 2019, 10:44 AM 19,002 Views 50 Comments

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has delayed sending the articles of impeachment to the Senate.

# impeachment - Thursday 19 December, 2019

Nancy Pelosi says impeachment leaves ‘spring’ in people’s step
# Everything's Impeachy
# Everything's Impeachy

Nancy Pelosi says impeachment leaves ‘spring’ in people’s step

Updated Dec 19th 2019, 7:43 PM 22,290 Views 82 Comments

The start date for the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump is up in the air.

Donald Trump has been impeached, what happens next?
# Clinging On
# Clinging On

Donald Trump has been impeached, what happens next?

Dec 19th 2019, 9:49 AM 24,232 Views 66 Comments

The process now moves to the Senate but exactly when is not clear.

Donald Trump defies impeachment and mocks Democrat's dead husband at Christmas-themed rally
# Löw Blow
# Löw Blow

Donald Trump defies impeachment and mocks Democrat's dead husband at Christmas-themed rally

Dec 19th 2019, 7:26 AM 81,366 Views 99 Comments

Trump implied that Representative Debbie Dingell’s husband could be ‘looking up’ from hell.

Donald Trump has been impeached by House of Representatives in historic vote
# Historic Vote
# Historic Vote

Donald Trump has been impeached by House of Representatives in historic vote

Dec 19th 2019, 1:35 AM 56,477 Views 66 Comments

The Republican-dominated Senate will now open a trial expected in January and is all but certain to acquit the president.

# impeachment - Wednesday 18 December, 2019

Pelosi says Trump gave Democrats 'no choice' as House heads for historic impeachment vote
# Impeachment
# Impeachment

Pelosi says Trump gave Democrats 'no choice' as House heads for historic impeachment vote

Updated Dec 18th 2019, 11:55 PM 30,560 Views 90 Comments

The US President has this evening accused Democrats of waging an “assault on America”.

Donald Trump faces historic impeachment vote today
# Historic Vote
# Historic Vote

Donald Trump faces historic impeachment vote today

Dec 18th 2019, 7:24 AM 14,858 Views 67 Comments

Trump would become only the third US president to be impeached.

# impeachment - Tuesday 17 December, 2019

Trump says Salem 'witches' were better treated than he has been in impeachment process
# Impeachment
# Impeachment

Trump says Salem 'witches' were better treated than he has been in impeachment process

Dec 17th 2019, 8:20 PM 12,496 Views 75 Comments

In a letter sent on the eve of his expected impeachment, the US President has maintained that he did nothing wrong.

# impeachment - Monday 16 December, 2019

Impeachment: 658-page report accuses Trump of 'criminal' conduct and bribery
# Impeachment
# Impeachment

Impeachment: 658-page report accuses Trump of 'criminal' conduct and bribery

Dec 16th 2019, 8:45 PM 11,909 Views 42 Comments

This comes days ahead of a House vote on impeaching Trump for abuse of office and obstruction of Congress.

# impeachment - Friday 13 December, 2019

Articles of impeachment against Trump approved by House of Reps committee
# Impeachment
# Impeachment

Articles of impeachment against Trump approved by House of Reps committee

Dec 13th 2019, 5:22 PM 13,743 Views 47 Comments

The president is set to face charges of abuse of power and obstruction of Congress.

Vote postponed on Trump articles of impeachment after divisive 14-hour committee session
# US Politics
# US Politics

Vote postponed on Trump articles of impeachment after divisive 14-hour committee session

Dec 13th 2019, 7:09 AM 11,061 Views 13 Comments

A 14-hour session was shut down by the House Judiciary Committee.

# impeachment - Tuesday 10 December, 2019

Democrats claim 'overwhelming' evidence as they unveil two articles of impeachment against Trump
# Impeachment
# Impeachment

Democrats claim 'overwhelming' evidence as they unveil two articles of impeachment against Trump

Updated Dec 10th 2019, 10:28 PM 23,059 Views 75 Comments

The charges stem from the president’s pressure on Ukraine to investigate his political rivals.

# impeachment - Monday 9 December, 2019

Protester cries 'treason' as Democrats outline impeachment case against Donald Trump
# Summing Up
# Summing Up

Protester cries 'treason' as Democrats outline impeachment case against Donald Trump

Dec 9th 2019, 10:18 PM 20,786 Views 20 Comments

Judiciary Committee chairman Jerrold Nadler said today that Trump “put himself before country”.

# impeachment - Saturday 7 December, 2019

What comes next in the Trump impeachment inquiry?
# Explainer
# Explainer

What comes next in the Trump impeachment inquiry?

Dec 7th 2019, 7:45 AM 17,706 Views 25 Comments

Trump is likely to face at least three articles of impeachment.

# impeachment - Thursday 5 December, 2019

House of Representatives to proceed with articles of impeachment against Donald Trump
# Impeachment
# Impeachment

House of Representatives to proceed with articles of impeachment against Donald Trump

Dec 5th 2019, 2:43 PM 16,518 Views 58 Comments

Speaker of the House, Nancy Pelosi made the announcement this afternoon.

Trump's actions are enough to justify impeachment, legal experts tell committee
# High Crimes
# High Crimes

Trump's actions are enough to justify impeachment, legal experts tell committee

Dec 5th 2019, 7:11 AM 10,812 Views 44 Comments

Democrats and Republicans clashed during the impeachment hearing.

# impeachment - Monday 2 December, 2019

White House will not take part in impeachment hearing on Wednesday
# Donald Trump
# Donald Trump

White House will not take part in impeachment hearing on Wednesday

Dec 2nd 2019, 11:58 AM 9,527 Views 16 Comments

Trump is facing allegations that he illegally sought help from Ukraine to get information.

# impeachment - Thursday 28 November, 2019

US ambassador who is key witness in Trump impeachment accused of sexual misconduct
# Gordon Sondland
# Gordon Sondland

US ambassador who is key witness in Trump impeachment accused of sexual misconduct

Nov 28th 2019, 8:19 AM 25,867 Views 33 Comments

Three women have come forward but Gordon Sondland has denied all accusations.

# impeachment - Wednesday 27 November, 2019

Trump invited to attend next phase of impeachment inquiry
# RSVP
# RSVP

Trump invited to attend next phase of impeachment inquiry

Nov 27th 2019, 7:08 AM 9,794 Views 42 Comments

The US President used a rally in Florida to attack the investigation into him.

# impeachment - Tuesday 26 November, 2019

Ex-White House counsel Don McGahn ordered to face impeachment inquiry
# Impeachment
# Impeachment

Ex-White House counsel Don McGahn ordered to face impeachment inquiry

Nov 26th 2019, 6:52 AM 8,629 Views 6 Comments

McGahn was a star witness in special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation.

# impeachment - Saturday 23 November, 2019

It was an explosive week for the Trump impeachment - here's what happens next
# Bombshell Testimony
# Bombshell Testimony

It was an explosive week for the Trump impeachment - here's what happens next

Nov 23rd 2019, 10:30 AM 13,230 Views 39 Comments

From “no quid pro quo” to “two plus two equals four” – here are the crucial quotes from five days of Trump’s impeachment.

Trump criticised for promoting conspiracy theories about Ukraine
# Impeachment
# Impeachment

Trump criticised for promoting conspiracy theories about Ukraine

Nov 23rd 2019, 7:52 AM 22,778 Views 63 Comments

Experts have warned about the long-term damage that the popularity of dubious theories could have on US democracy.