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  • Associated Press

    Trump lawyers work to set the record straight

    WASHINGTON (January 27, 2020) — President Trump's legal team offered evidence Monday to cast doubt on Democrat claims that Trump withheld aid from the Ukraine to pressure them to investigate former VP Biden and his son Hunter's involvement with a Ukrainian company.

  • Associated Press

    Trump says Palestinians will likely accept peace plan

    WASHINGTON (January 27, 2020) — President Donald Trump said Monday that while the Palestinians have already rejected his proposed Mideast peace deal with Israel, he expects they ultimately will agree to the blueprint the White House plans to announce following meetings with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his chief challenger Benny Gantz.

  • Associated Press

    Trump dismisses Bolton book revelations as patently 'false'

    WASHINGTON (January 27, 2020) — President Donald Trump is dismissing a claim by his former national security adviser that could play a major role in his impeachment trial as patently “false.”

  • Associated Press

    President's legal team launches second day of defense

    WASHINGTON (January 27, 2020) — President Donald Trump's impeachment trial enters a pivotal week as his defense team resumes its case and senators face a critical vote on whether to hear witnesses or proceed directly to a vote that is widely expected to end in his acquittal. 

  • Associated Press

    Defense resumes in key impeachment week; Dems seek witnesses

    WASHINGTON (January 26, 2020) — President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial enters a pivotal week as his defense team resumes its case and senators face a critical vote on whether to hear witnesses or proceed directly to a vote that is widely expected to end in his acquittal. The articles of impeachment charge Trump with abuse of power and obstruction of Congress.

  • Associated Press

    Trump lawyers argue Democrats just want to overturn election

    WASHINGTON (January 25, 2020) — President Donald Trump’s lawyers plunged into his impeachment trial defense Saturday by accusing Democrats of striving to overturn the 2016 election, arguing that investigations of Trump’s dealings with Ukraine have not been a fact-finding mission but a politically motivated effort to drive him from the White House.

  • Associated Press

    Trump lawyer says Dems want to 'overturn' last election

    WASHINGTON (January 25, 2020) — President Donald Trump’s lawyers opened their impeachment trial defense in a rare Saturday session by accusing Democrats of striving to overturn the results of the 2016 election, saying the Democrats’ investigations into his dealings with Ukraine were not a fact-finding mission but a politically motivated effort to drive him from the White House.

  • Associated Press

    Senate floor belongs to Trump team as defense case opens

    WASHINGTON (January 25, 2020) — The floor of the Senate now belongs to President Donald Trump’s lawyers as they push the Republican-led chamber for his impeachment acquittal on charges that he abused his power and obstructed Congress.

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