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1 month ago

Key Trump impeachment witness sues for reimbursement of legal fees

Former EU Ambassador Gordon Sondland is suing former Secretary of State Mike Pompeo for legal fees he incurred during President Donald Trump's first impeachment probe.
1 month ago
Key Trump impeachment witness sues for reimbursement of legal fees
2 months ago

2nd Impeachment Trial: What this could mean for Trump

Donald Trump will be the first president to undergo an impeachment trial after leaving office, but opponents of the impeachment say a trial may be unconstitutional.
2 months ago
2nd Impeachment Trial: What this could mean for Trump
4 months ago

Stacey E. Plaskett talks impeachment acquittal and the future of the GOP

The House impeachment manager discusses her conversations with Senate Republicans during former President Trump's impeachment trial.
4 months ago
Stacey E. Plaskett talks impeachment acquittal and the future of the GOP
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Backlash grows against Republicans who voted to convict Trump

The former president celebrated his acquittal with supporters in Florida on Presidents Day. Democrats point out it was the most bipartisan presidential impeachment verdict in history.
4 months ago
Backlash grows against Republicans who voted to convict Trump
4 months ago

By the Numbers: Witnesses in impeachment trials

A look at how many witnesses have testified in past impeachment trials, and how a 9/11-style commission may bring new witness testimony on the Jan. 6 Capitol attack.
4 months ago
By the Numbers: Witnesses in impeachment trials
4 months ago

The Breakdown: Former President Donald Trump acquitted in 2nd impeachment trial

Plus, what comes next for Trump and what the Biden administration's proposed child tax credit means for families.
4 months ago
The Breakdown: Former President Donald Trump acquitted in 2nd impeachment trial
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Republicans face backlash for voting with Democrats to convict Trump

Seven Republicans voted with Democrats in former President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial.
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Republicans face backlash for voting with Democrats to convict Trump
4 months ago

Former President Donald Trump acquitted in 2nd impeachment trial

According to an ABC News and IPSOS poll, 58% of Americans say Trump should have been convicted.
4 months ago
Former President Donald Trump acquitted in 2nd impeachment trial
4 months ago

Trump acquitted in 2nd impeachment trial

Seven Republicans who voted to convict the former president are now facing backlash and lawmakers are calling for a commission to investigate the Capitol siege.
4 months ago
Trump acquitted in 2nd impeachment trial
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Impeachment trial solidified views on Trump conviction: POLL

The second impeachment trial of former President Donald Trump solidified public support for convicting him of inciting insurrection, a new ABC News/Ipsos poll finds.
4 months ago
Impeachment trial solidified views on Trump conviction: POLL
4 months ago

7 Republican senators face backlash after voting to convict Trump

The Senate voted to acquit former President Donald Trump by a vote of 57 guilty and 43 not guilty.
4 months ago
7 Republican senators face backlash after voting to convict Trump
4 months ago

Democrats close chapter on impeachment

The party is now turning its attention to President Joe Biden’s agenda.
4 months ago
Democrats close chapter on impeachment
4 months ago

Trump impeachment lawyer Michael van der Veen's home vandalized

The home of one of Trump's impeachment lawyers vandalized
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Trump impeachment lawyer's home vandalized
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'This was the most bipartisan impeachment in our country's history': Rep. Dean

George Stephanopoulos interviews House manager Rep. Madeleine Dean, D-Pa., on “This Week.”
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'This was the most bipartisan impeachment in our country's history': Rep. Dean
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'There would have been a vote to convict (Trump) with a secret ballot': Sen. Coons

George Stephanopoulos interviews Sen. Chris Coons, D-Del., on “This Week.”
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'There would have been a vote to convict (Trump) with a secret ballot': Sen. Coons
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Trump acquitted in Senate Impeachment trial

The majority of GOP Senators voted to acquit the former president of inciting an insurrection on Capitol Hill last month.
4 months ago
Trump acquitted in Senate Impeachment trial
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After Senate trial acquittal, Trump calls the impeachment a ‘witch hunt’

The former president released a statement claiming his MAGA movement “has only just begun.”
4 months ago
After Senate trial acquittal, Trump calls the impeachment a ‘witch hunt’
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Senate votes to acquit former President Donald Trump

The Senate acquitted the former president with a vote of 57 guilty and 43 not guilty.
4 months ago
Senate votes to acquit former President Donald Trump
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Trump responds to impeachment acquittal

Many wonder where the GOP will go from here amid the bitter division over the impeachment trial.
4 months ago
Trump responds to impeachment acquittal
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Key takeaways from final day of Trump's 2nd impeachment trial

The Senate voted to acquit Trump, but it showed a split GOP.
4 months ago
Key takeaways from final day of Trump's 2nd impeachment trial
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Read Democrat Jamie Raskin's closing argument in impeachment trial of Donald Trump

The lead impeachment manager called Trump the "inciter in chief."
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Read Democrat Jamie Raskin's closing impeachment argument against Donald Trump
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Pull of partisanship helps Trump escape impeachment conviction: ANALYSIS

Republicans, most anyway, held together to support Trump.
4 months ago
Pull of partisanship helps Trump escape impeachment conviction: ANALYSIS
4 months ago

Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler's written testimony admitted into evidence in impeachment trial

The written testimony of Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler, R-Wash, was admitted into evidence on Saturday.
4 months ago
Rep. Herrera Beutler's written testimony admitted into evidence in impeachment trial
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Day 4 key takeaways from Trump's 2nd impeachment trial: Trump lawyers make defense of former president

Trump's defense team used just 2 1/2 hours of their allotted 16 hours.
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Day 4 key takeaways from Trump's 2nd impeachment trial
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Breaking down Day 4 of impeachment arguments

Cardozo Law School Professor Deborah Perlstein discusses former President Donald Trump’s defense team’s arguments Friday and what might be next if the Senate votes to convict.
4 months ago
Breaking down Day 4 of impeachment arguments
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Trump’s defense says 2nd impeachment is ‘an act of political vengeance’

The former president’s defense team called the charge of insurrection a “monstrous lie” and warned senators a conviction could set a dangerous precedent.
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Trump’s defense says 2nd impeachment is ‘an act of political vengeance’
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As Trump's impeachment defense begins, 2 new attorneys step into the spotlight

Donald Trump's legal team will step onto the brightest stage of their careers Friday, and their high-profile client is waiting to see if they're up to the task.
4 months ago
As Trump's impeachment defense begins, 2 new attorneys step into the spotlight
4 months ago

Day 3 key takeaways from Trump's 2nd impeachment trial

Democrats, who also warned the Senate about the lasting danger Trump would pose if not convicted, were again praised by Republicans for their performance.
4 months ago
Day 3 key takeaways from Trump's 2nd impeachment trial
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House managers say Capitol riots will happen again if Trump isn’t held accountable

On the third day of former President Donald Trump’s second impeachment trial, House managers showed videos of Trump’s supporters saying they were storming the Capitol “for Trump.”
4 months ago
House managers say Capitol riots will happen again if Trump isn’t held accountable
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Sen. Chris Coons: If GOP won’t vote to convict, ‘we need to pursue other ways’

Sen. Chris Coons, D-Del., on why the Senate must vote to convict, and his hopes that 17 Republican senators will join Democrats in the final impeachment vote.
4 months ago
Sen. Chris Coons: If GOP won’t vote to convict, ‘we need to pursue other ways’
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Breaking down day 3 of impeachment arguments

ABC News' and Cardozo Law School professor Kate Shaw discusses whether GOP senators have a basis to acquit, and whether former President Donald Trump could face criminal jeopardy after the trial.
4 months ago
Breaking down day 3 of impeachment arguments
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Lead impeachment manager Jamie Raskin presents case to convict Trump

Rep. Jamie Raskin addressed what he says are legal flaws in former President Donald Trump’s defense.
4 months ago
Lead impeachment manager Jamie Raskin presents case to convict Trump
4 months ago

Day 3 of former President Donald Trump’s 2nd impeachment trial

ABC News’ correspondents Jonathan Karl, Dan Abrams, Kate Shaw and more share their thoughts on the third day of presentations for the impeachment trial.
4 months ago
Day 3 of former President Donald Trump’s 2nd impeachment trial
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Stacey Plaskett undertakes historic role in Senate impeachment trial against Donald Trump

Plaskett presented previously unreleased videos of the riot at the Capitol on Jan. 6, contending Trump "fanned the flame of violence, and it worked."
4 months ago
Stacey Plaskett undertakes historic role in impeachment trial against Trump
4 months ago

Impeachment trial day 3 today

House impeachment managers played never-before-seen video Wednesday showing lawmakers only feet away from the Capitol mob. ABC’s Andrew Dymburt reports.
4 months ago
Impeachment trial day 3 today
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Key takeaways from day 2 of Trump's 2nd impeachment trial

House impeachment managers, relying on Capitol security camera footage, showed just how close some lawmakers came to armed rioters seeking to undo the election.
4 months ago
Key takeaways from day 2 of Trump's 2nd impeachment trial
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Could Democrats’ arguments in Trump’s 2nd impeachment sway Republicans to convict?

House impeachment managers showed never-before-seen footage of the Capitol insurrection as part of their argument that Donald Trump incited an insurrection. Experts discuss.
4 months ago
Could Democrats’ arguments in Trump’s 2nd impeachment sway Republicans to convict?
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Trump impeachment trial: Day 2 key moments

House managers presented the case to convict former President Donald Trump.
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Trump impeachment trial: Day 2 key moments
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House managers reveal new video of Capitol insurrection

On the second day of the impeachment trial of former President Donald Trump, House managers presented never-before-seen security footage from inside the Capitol during the riot on Jan. 6.
4 months ago
House managers reveal new video of Capitol insurrection
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Breaking down day 2 of impeachment arguments

ABC News contributor and Cardozo Law School professor Kate Shaw unpacks the case made by Democrats on the second day of former President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial.
4 months ago
Breaking down day 2 of impeachment arguments
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Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski reacts to new evidence in case to convict Trump

“The evidence that has been presented thus far is pretty damning," Sen. Lisa Murkowski said.
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Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski reacts to new evidence in case to convict Trump
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Reactions to 2nd day of impeachment trial

ABC News’ Terry Moran and Dan Abrams react to Sen. Lisa Murkowski’s comments.
4 months ago
Reactions to 2nd day of impeachment trial
4 months ago

ABC News Live Update: Former President Trump’s 2nd impeachment trial begins today

Plus, pharmacies are accepting COVID vaccine appointments later this week, and some states are starting to relax COVID restrictions as variants spread throughout the country.
4 months ago
ABC News Live Update: Former President Trump’s 2nd impeachment trial begins today
4 months ago

GOP congressman on if senators will change mind in trial: ‘Not likely, but possible'

Rep. Adam Kinzinger, R-Ill., who voted to impeach in the House, weighs in on whether former President Donald Trump will be convicted in the Senate
4 months ago
GOP congressman on if senators will change mind in trial: ‘Not likely, but possible'
4 months ago

Trump’s 2nd impeachment trial begins

Democrats forced senators to relive the harrowing moments when a pro-Trump mob overran the chamber. Trump’s team argued the trial was unconstitutional.
4 months ago
Trump’s 2nd impeachment trial begins
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Impeachment trial arguments begin

ABC News' Kate Shaw compares the arguments presented by the House impeachment managers and the Trump legal team and discusses how Republicans against the trial might handle a forthcoming vote.
4 months ago
Impeachment trial arguments begin
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Key takeaways from 1st day of Trump's 2nd impeachment trial

Six Republicans voted with Democrats to advance the trial, suggesting that the House managers still lack the 17 GOP votes needed to convict Donald Trump.
4 months ago
Key takeaways from 1st day of Trump's 2nd impeachment trial
4 months ago

Senators vote on whether a former president can still face impeachment trial

The Senate voted 56 to 44 in favor of continuing former President Donald Trump’s trial.
4 months ago
Senators vote on whether a former president can still face impeachment trial
4 months ago

Trump impeachment: Here's how the process works

Here is how the impeachment process works, as the House voted to impeach Donald Trump for the second time.
4 months ago
Impeachment: Here's how the process works
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What you need to know about Trump's 2nd impeachment trial and how to watch

For Trump to be convicted, all Democrats and 17 Republicans must vote yes.
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What you need to know about Trump's 2nd impeachment trial and how to watch