Impeachment
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August 26, 2020, 10:16 PM

Brother of impeachment figure claims White House retaliation

House Democrats want a Pentagon watchdog to investigate what they say was a “concerted effort” by the Trump administration to retaliate against a key impeachment witness, Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, and his twin brother Yevgeny
August 26, 2020, 10:16 PM
6 months ago

Trump impeachment trial: Democrats make case for 'obstruction of Congress'

House impeachment managers on Friday finished 24 hours of opening arguments before the president's legal team takes the Senate floor on Saturday.
6 months ago
Trump impeachment trial: Democrats make case for 'obstruction of Congress'
7 months ago

John Bolton defends decision not to testify

Trump's former national security adviser defended his decision not to share what information he may know about the president's involvement in activities in Ukraine until after his book is published.
7 months ago
John Bolton defends decision not to testify
7 months ago

Man arrested for threatening to kill Schiff, Schumer over impeachment

A Western New York man was arrested Wednesday on charges that he threatened to kill Rep. Adam Schiff and Sen. Chuck Schumer.
7 months ago
Man arrested for threatening to kill Schiff, Schumer over impeachment
7 months ago

Covering the Trump impeachment: Behind the scenes with ABC News

Members of the ABC News team covering the Trump impeachment gives their insights from witnessing history from the front lines.
7 months ago
Covering the Trump impeachment: Behind the scenes with ABC News
7 months ago

Invoking his faith, an emotional Mitt Romney explains vote to convict Trump

Invoking his faith, an emotional Mitt Romney explained why he voted to convict President Trump when the Senate acquitted him Wednesday in his impeachment trial.
7 months ago
An emotional Mitt Romney explains votes to convict Trump on abuse of power
7 months ago

Vulnerable Democrat Doug Jones votes to convict Trump

Alabama Sen. Doug Jones voted to convict President Donald Trump as the Senate impeachment trial reaches its climax
7 months ago
Vulnerable Democrat Doug Jones will vote to convict Trump
7 months ago

Trump brandishes 'Acquitted' headlines, lashes out at prayer breakfast

President Donald Trump lashed out at his impeachment at the the National Prayer Breakfast.
7 months ago
Trump brandishes 'Acquitted' headlines, lashes out at prayer breakfast
7 months ago

Aftermath of Trump’s impeachment trial includes firings

Gordon Sondland, ambassador to European Union, was the most recent to be fired.
7 months ago
Aftermath of Trump’s impeachment trial includes firings
7 months ago

Impeachment vote split along party lines

The impeachment votes against President Trump went along party lines.
7 months ago
Impeachment vote split along party lines
7 months ago

Trump declares victory over impeachment: 'It was evil'

President Donald Trump offered no remorse on Thursday, after he was acquitted in his Senate impeachment trial.
7 months ago
Trump declares victory over impeachment: 'It was evil'
7 months ago

Trump fires 2 men who testified in the House impeachment hearings

President Trump said he doesn’t want Ukraine to investigate the Bidens and weighed in on if his impeachment should be expunged.
7 months ago
Trump fires 2 men who testified in the House impeachment hearings
7 months ago

Impeachment vote: Sharply divided Senate acquits Trump on both articles

The months-long impeachment and Senate trial of President Donald Trump has come to an anticlimactic end with voted to acquit on both articles.
7 months ago
Impeachment vote: Sharply divided Senate acquits Trump on both articles
7 months ago

Trump calls emoluments victory a ‘total win’

A D.C. appeals court tossed out a lawsuit alleging Trump violated a clause in the Constitution that bans presidents from profiting off foreign governments.
7 months ago
Trump calls emoluments victory a ‘total win’
7 months ago

President Trump reacts after acquittal in the Senate

The president hailed his Republican supporters in a televised victory lap, and unleashed on his opponents with personal insults.
7 months ago
President Trump reacts after acquittal in the Senate
7 months ago

Trump celebrates victory in impeachment trial

President Trump thanked his Republican allies during a speech from the White House as he held up a cover of The Washington Post touting his acquittal.
7 months ago
Trump celebrates victory in impeachment trial
7 months ago

GOP's Collins announces she'll vote to acquit Trump

Senators are using floor speeches Tuesday and Wednesday to explain their thinking ahead of a vote to acquit or convict President Donald Trump in his impeachment trial.
7 months ago
GOP's Collins announces she'll vote to acquit Trump
7 months ago

Trump declares victory over impeachment: 'It was evil'

Speaking for more than an hour, he repeated his belief that he did nothing wrong.
7 months ago
Trump declares victory over impeachment: 'It was evil'
7 months ago

Trump displayed ‘state of mind that had no contact with reality’: Pelosi

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said President Trump’s State of the Union speech on Tuesday used the Congress of the United States as a backdrop for a reality show.
7 months ago
Trump displayed ‘state of mind that had no contact with reality’: Pelosi
7 months ago

Trump brandishes papers bragging of his acquittal

Reveling in the victory of his Senate trial acquittal, President Trump held up copies of newspapers with banner headlines saying so and lashed out at his impeachment at the National Prayer Breakfast.
7 months ago
Trump brandishes papers bragging of his acquittal
7 months ago

Impeachment is over, America. So what happens next?

What happens now that impeachment is over? All eyes are what happens to Sen. Romney, a potential GOP probe into Hunter Biden and the 2020 election.
7 months ago
Impeachment is over, America. So what happens next?
7 months ago

President Trump acquitted by Senate in final impeachment vote

Sen. Mitt Romney did something no other senator has done before and voted to remove his own party’s president from office, but Trump was still acquitted on both charges.
7 months ago
President Trump acquitted by Senate in final impeachment vote
7 months ago

Senate votes to acquit President Trump on both articles of impeachment

Senators voted almost along party lines not to convict President Donald Trump on the two articles, "abuse of power" and "obstruction of Congress," therefore ending the impeachment trial.
7 months ago
Senate votes to acquit President Trump on both articles of impeachment
7 months ago

Trump acquittal 'normalized lawlessness': Pelosi

After five months of investigating and a divisive trial, Democrats voted to convict and Republicans backed the president except Mitt Romney.
7 months ago
Trump acquittal 'normalized lawlessness': Pelosi
7 months ago

Trump expected to speak on acquittal Thursday

ABC News’ Johnathan Karl discusses how President Donald Trump has been mostly silent since his acquittal, but he will be speaking Thursday. What can we expect?
7 months ago
Trump expected to speak on acquittal Thursday
7 months ago

Dramatic vote acquits Trump on both articles of impeachment

ABC News’ Mary Bruce weighs in and describes how Congress will move forward after such a divisive process.
7 months ago
Dramatic vote acquits Trump on both articles of impeachment
7 months ago

Senate votes to acquit President Trump on both articles of impeachment

The impeachment vote against President Donald Trump came down to party lines except for Article I, where Sen. Mitt Romney broke party ranks and voted guilty.
7 months ago
Senate votes to acquit President Trump on both articles of impeachment
7 months ago

Watch Mitt Romney’s speech prior to Trump’s acquittal

Sen. Mitt Romney was the only Republican who voted to convict Trump of abuse of power.
7 months ago
Watch Mitt Romney’s speech prior to Trump’s acquittal
7 months ago

Emotional Romney says he'll vote to convict Trump

Utah Republican Mitt Romney announced that he will vote to convict President Donald Trump when the Senate votes in his impeachment trial, becoming the first Republican to break ranks with his party.
7 months ago
Emotional Romney says he'll vote to convict Trump
7 months ago

Trump impeachment: Here's how the process works

Here is how the impeachment process works. Donald Trump became the third president in history to be impeached and faces a vote for potential removal.
7 months ago
Trump impeachment: Here's how the process works
7 months ago

Senate to vote in historic impeachment trial

The Senate is expected to acquit President Trump on all charges, abuse of power and obstruction of Congress after five months of investigation and a fierce fight on Capitol Hill.
7 months ago
Senate to vote in historic impeachment trial
7 months ago

3 things to know about Thursday's Senate impeachment trial session

Thursday marked day two of senators’ questions in President Donald Trump's impeachment trial. Here are three things to know.
7 months ago
3 things to know about Thursday's Senate impeachment trial session
8 months ago

Trump impeachment trial: Closing arguments ahead of acquittal vote Wednesday

Senators hear closing arguments Monday at President Donald Trump's impeachment trial ahead of a final acquittal vote on Wednesday.
8 months ago
Trump impeachment trial: Closing arguments ahead of acquittal vote Wednesday
8 months ago

GOP chair reacts to impeachment trial

RNC Chair Ronna McDaniel joins Linsey Davis to explain what an acquittal would mean for President Donald Trump.
8 months ago
GOP chair reacts to impeachment trial
8 months ago

Democrats make final impeachment plea in the Senate

President Donald Trump's lawyers insist his effort to pressure Ukraine to investigate Joe Biden was completely appropriate.
8 months ago
Democrats make final impeachment plea in the Senate
8 months ago

3 things to know as Trump's impeachment trial heads to acquittal vote Wednesday

Three things to know after the Senate voted Friday against witnesses at President Donald Trump's impeachment trial and a final acquittal vote was set for Wednesday.
8 months ago
3 things to know as Trump's impeachment trial heads to acquittal vote Wednesday
8 months ago

Trump impeachment trial: Senate votes no to witnesses, acquittal vote Wednesday

By a vote of 51-49, Senate Republicans Friday defeat a Democratic effort to call witnesses at President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial. It's unclear what happens next.
8 months ago
Trump impeachment trial: Senate votes no witnesses, final vote Wednesday
8 months ago

Impeachment trial heads to historic end in frenetic week

There’s still plenty of drama to unfold before Wednesday's vote.
8 months ago
8 months ago

President Trump slams impeachment trial

The attack came hours before closing arguments begin in the Senate and with the vote on a verdict expected Wednesday.
8 months ago
President Trump slams impeachment trial
8 months ago

Impeachment 'marginally' helps Trump now but won’t be a factor in election: Christie

The Powerhouse Roundtable debates the politics of impeachment and discusses the latest in the 2020 election just before the Iowa caucus on "This Week."
8 months ago
Impeachment 'marginally' helps Trump now but won’t be a factor in election: Christie
8 months ago

Trump, allies promote comments by Bolton, even while undermining his credibility

President Donald Trump and his allies are promoting comments made by former national security advisor John Bolton as part of their impeachment defense.
8 months ago
Trump, allies promote comments by Bolton, even while undermining his credibility
8 months ago

Court filing points to Trump emails on Ukraine decision

Administration says the 24 emails are protected under “presidential privilege."
8 months ago
8 months ago

Impeachment showdown to wrap up after long and winding process

The Senate will take the final vote on impeachment next Wednesday.
8 months ago
Impeachment showdown to wrap up after long and winding process
8 months ago

Will senators vote to acquit President Trump?

The Senate blocking the call for witnesses to testify creates an historic precedent and clears the way for the president to be acquitted.
8 months ago
Will senators vote to acquit President Trump?
8 months ago

Trump impeachment trial: Question period ends as GOP swing votes emerge

Senators returned for more questions in President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial Thursday as Democrats' hopes to rally votes for new witnesses fade.
8 months ago
Trump impeachment trial: Question period ends as GOP swing votes emerge
8 months ago

In Kyiv, Pompeo does not dispute allegations in Bolton's book

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo declined to dispute allegations reportedly contained in an unpublished manuscript of former national security advisor John Bolton’s book.
8 months ago
In Kyiv, Pompeo does not dispute allegations in Bolton's book
8 months ago

Alan Dershowitz says his job is to defend the Constitution, 'not any particular president'

Alan Dershowitz, a member of Trump’s legal team during the Senate impeachment trial, joined ABC’s "The View" on Wednesday, sharing his thoughts as the trial moves forward
8 months ago
Dershowitz says his job is to defend the Constitution, 'not any particular president'
8 months ago

Trump pressures GOP senators on witnesses after McConnell warns he needs votes

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell Tuesday told GOP senators that he doesn't currently have the votes to block witnesses at President Trump's impeachment trial.
8 months ago
Trump pressures GOP senators on witnesses after McConnell warns he needs votes
8 months ago

Senate Democrats' push for new witnesses voted down

Only two Republicans voted to call witnesses in the impeachment trial: Sens. Susan Collins and Mitt Romney.
8 months ago
Senate Democrats' push for new witnesses voted down
8 months ago

Trump impeachment trial: Senators question House managers, Trump lawyers

President Trump's Senate impeachment trial entered a new phase Wednesday, when senators began up to 16 hours of questions to the House managers and defense team.
8 months ago
Trump impeachment trial: Senators question House managers, Trump lawyers