U.S. President Donald Trump stands with Senate Majority Chief Mitch McConnell throughout a marketing campaign rally on the Rupp Enviornment on November 4, 2019 in Lexington, Kentucky.
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Senate Majority Chief Mitch McConnell stated Monday that Republicans haven’t dominated out calling witnesses in President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial.
In a Fox Information interview, he additionally stated the Senate trial ought to mirror that of President Invoice Clinton, the final president to be impeached.
“Truthful is honest,” McConnell stated.
Trump was impeached in the Democrat-led House last week on articles of abuse of energy associated to his dealings with Ukraine and obstruction of Congress. However Home Speaker Nancy Pelosi has delayed transmitting the articles to the Senate, saying she first desires to see the principles for the trial within the GOP-controlled chamber.
One sticking level for Democrats is whether or not McConnell will enable witnesses within the Senate trial. Senate Minority Chief Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., just lately despatched McConnell…