Author: Associated Press, Suzanne Nuyen, TEGNA
Lawmakers on the House Judiciary Committee are using a hearing for voting on articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump to deliver passionate arguments for and against the move.
They began a marathon two-day session to consider the historic charges with a lively prime-time hearing at the Capitol. Both sides appealed Wednesday to Americans’ sense of history.
Democrats described a sense of duty to stop what one called the Republican president’s “constitutional crime spree.” Republicans decried what they called the “hot garbage” impeachment.
Democratic Rep. Val Demings of Florida said: “nobody is above the law.” Democratic Rep. Sheila …read more
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