13 December 2019

White House, GOP at odds over Senate impeachment trial

http://www.washingtontimes.com

Impeachment is hurtling toward a Senate trial, but the White House and Senate Republicans are not on the same page about how to handle the proceedings, The Washington Times has learned. Senate Republicans want to maintain the fast pace set in the House by forgoing witness testimony and quickly holding a vote for acquittal. President Trump, however, is pushing to subpoena witnesses to expose what he calls a “sham” impeachment. Among the witnesses he wants the Senate to call are former Vice [...]