Trump could face fresh impeachment over Roger Stone intervention, leading House Democrat suggests

Eric Swalwell says new charges not ‘off the table’ as Congress hears from administration officials: ‘We’re not going to let him torch this democracy’ Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-politics/trump-impeachment-what-did-roger-stone-do-eric-swalwell-doj-a9334731.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Alex Woodward

Vermont’s GOP governor on Trump: “The president abused his powers…He shouldn’t be in office.”

Mitt Romney doesn’t have to feel completely alone after his courageous vote to convict Trump during the impeachment trial. Vermont Governor Phil Scott, one of the first republicans to support the impeachment inquiry last year, also spoke his conscience yesterday at a news conference: “I believe that the president abused his powers. It’s hard, in […]

AOC blasts Trump for exploitative SOTU 'prizes' and claims he is giving out cash to black Americans at rallies

‘This whole State of the Union was like a game show where he was handing out prizes and surprises and reality TV moments, and this is exactly his political agenda’ Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-politics/aoc-state-of-the-union-trump-sotu-prizes-black-americans-rallies-school-choice-a9319921.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Clark Mindock

Sen. Mitt Romney will vote to convict Trump, breaking with fellow Republicans

Sen. Mitt Romney (R-Utah) will vote to convict President Donald Trump in the impeachment trial on the charge of abuse of power, becoming the only Republican to break with the president and his party. “The grave question the Constitution tasks senators to answer is whether the president committed an act so extreme and egregious that […]

Monica Lewinsky mocks lack of impeachment witnesses at Trump trial

‘Too bad I had to give that videoed witness testimony for the senate trial in the Clinton impeachment’ Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-politics/monica-lewinsky-trump-impeachment-trial-witness-bill-clinton-a9312146.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Alex Woodward

Prepare for an even more unhinged President Trump as this impeachment trial comes to an end

American voters won’t forget the cowardice of Republicans in November Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/voices/donald-trump-impeachment-trial-end-over-what-next-a9312291.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Ahmed Baba

Senate votes not to call witnesses in Trump’s impeachment trial

The Senate voted along party lines on Friday to move forward with President Trump’s impeachment trial without calling for additional witnesses. The bottom line: The 49-51 vote was largely expected, after two out of four key Republicans backed away from allowing more witnesses in the trial — Sens. Lamar Alexander and Lisa Murkowski. What’s next: […]

John Roberts blocks mentions of alleged whistleblower’s name

Chief Justice John Roberts has communicated to senators that he will not read aloud the alleged Ukraine whistleblower’s name or otherwise publicly relay questions that might out the official, a move that’s effectively blocked Sen. Rand Paul from asking a question. In a behind-the-scenes fight, Paul, a Kentucky Republican, has composed questions that violate Roberts’s […]

Behind the scenes, Republicans are worried the Senate impeachment trial might be falling apart

Public opinion is not on their side, and veteran GOP members I spoke to worried that some of their colleagues might be about to turn Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/voices/trump-impeachment-senate-trial-republicans-latest-updates-a9308866.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Andrew Feinberg

Three things to watch as Trump impeachment enters 'no one knows' zone

What happens if president invokes executive privilege? It’s anyone’s guess, really Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-politics/trump-impeachment-senate-trial-mcconnell-republicans-white-house-a9308436.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: John T Bennett