: :inin Kyiv (EET)

2 impeachment trials, 2 escape hatches for Donald Trump

WASHINGTON — Donald Trump’s first impeachment trial centred on a phone call Americans never heard with the leader of a country very far away. The trial went on for two weeks of he-said-she-said. There was a mountain of evidence to pore over but not one drop of blood to see.
Trump’s second impeachment trial was a steroidal sequel centred on the rage, violence and anguish of one day in Washington. There was nothing foreign or far away about it. There was blood.
Together these trials a year apart spoke to one president’s singular capacity to get into, and out of, trouble — …read more

Source:: National Newswatch