Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, maintains that senators are “absolutely not jurors” during an impeachment trial. Lee made his comments on Tuesday in a column posted by Fox News.
Tuesday demonrat presidential contender Elizabeth Warren unveiled a proposal to overhaul the nation’s personal bankruptcy laws, a direct challenge to rival Joe Biden over landmark legislation from more than a decade ago that she opposed and he supported.
In tweets on Wednesday, President Trump slammed John Bolton over the recent leak of details from his forthcoming book that complicated the president’s ongoing impeachment trial — and needled his former national security adviser over his notoriously hawkish reputation on foreign policy.
Friday Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said the structure of President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial should track with that of former President Bill Clinton’s impeachment trial two decades ago, with “midtrial” questions such as witnesses only addressed after other relevant motions.
Friday Sen. Lindsey Graham said President Donald Trump informed about the “potential” operation that ended with the death of Iranian General Qassem Soleimani when he was in Florida at the president’s Mar-a-Lago resort during the holiday break.
John Bolton praised the killing of Qassem Soleimani and voiced hope it could lead to “regime change” in Iran – a longtime goal of President Trump’s former national security adviser.