President Joe Biden said in an interview Monday that it appears Democrats will not be able to convict former President Trump – once again – during an impeachment trial.
His comments are a likely blow to Democrats and come when House Democrats present an article on impeachment to the Senate on Monday night.
- Trump will face trial weeks after the House of Representatives voted to impeach him on a single “incitement to revolt” item.
- The trial itself is set to begin on Tuesday, February 9, weeks after Trump̵
Trump’s Republican denunciations cooled after the January 6 uprising in the Capitol. Instead, Republicans are presenting a tangle of legal arguments against the legitimacy of the process and questioning whether Trump’s repeated demands to cancel Joe Biden’s election are really inciting.
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