On The Eve Of Trump’s Historic Impeachment Trial
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Congress and the American people are preparing for the Senate impeachment trial of former President Donald Trump, which is set to begin on Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2021. It’s a historic first for the nation, as a president has never been impeached twice. Yamiche Alcindor and Lisa Desjardins join Judy Woodruff to discuss the latest, in the video published on Feb.8, 2021, “Congress irons out final details on the eve of Trump’s historic impeachment trial“, below:
On February 8, 2021 — the eve of the US Senate’s second Impeachment trial of Donald Trump — The Lincoln Project releases this ad urging Senators to find the former President guilty, in the video published on Feb. 8, 2021, “Convict Trump, Save America: The Lincoln Project Impeachment Trial Ad“, below:
“I don’t usually write letters saying the First Amendment does NOT apply. This was a situation in which I—and all these other scholars and professors—thought that it was ‘frivolous’ to maintain that the First Amendment protected President Trump with respect to his impeachment, and with respect to the facts of this case,” says legendary First Amendment attorney Floyd Abrams, in the video published on Feb. 8, 2021, “‘Legally frivolous:’ Famed Free Speech Attorney Floyd Abrams On Trump Defense, All In, MSNBC“, below:
The second impeachment trial against former President Trump is moving forward even as Republicans say they’re unlikely to vote to convict him. Stewart Verdery, who served as general counsel to Republican Senate Majority Whip Don Nickles during the 1999 impeachment trial of former President Clinton, joins CBSN’s “Red & Blue” anchor Elaine Quijano with his expectations for Tuesday’s proceedings and more on what differentiates an impeachment trial from a criminal trial, in the video “Ex-Clinton impeachment general counsel on Trump: “This is going to be a very unusual trial“, below:
Senate Impeachment Trial Against Former President Trump:
- Tuesday, 2/9/2021: Debate & Vote
- Wednesday, 2/10/2021: Opening arguments
- Up to 16 hours for presentation
NPR’s Tamara Keith and Amy Walter of the Cook Political Report join Judy Woodruff to discuss the latest political news, including how former President Trump’s second impeachment trial will be different from the first, how partisanship plays in to the trial, Trump’s continued influence on the Republican Party and President Biden’s relief plan, in the video published on Feb. 8, 2021, “Tamara Keith and Amy Walter on Trump’s impeachment and his enduring influence“, below:
Conservative attorney and Trump critic George Conway discusses the arguments presented for former President Trump on the eve of his second impeachment trial, in the video published on Feb. 8, 2021, “George Conway takes on Trump’s trial arguments“, below:
CNN legal analyst Elliot Williams and historian Douglas Brinkley discuss Trump legal team’s argument that the former President’s speech on January 6 did not incite the insurrection at the US capitol, in the video “Legal analyst: Why Trump’s defense argument doesn’t hold up“, below:
CNN’s Anderson Cooper speaks with conservative lawyer George Conway about Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-GA), who has pushed continued claims of election fraud and conspiracy theories about school shootings and the 9/11 terrorist attacks. Also, CNN’s Ryan Nobles reports on what actions the Republican Party may take against Taylor Greene, in the video “Conway: We’re watching moral collapse of Republican Party“, below:
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