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Graham Calls On McConnell To "Unequivocally" Denounce Fresh Trump Impeachment

Authored by Zachary Stieber via The Epoch Times, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) should condemn the fresh effort to impeach President Donald Trump, Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) said late Tuesday. “What we need right now is Sen. McConnell to unequivocally say the second impeachment of Donald Trump after he leaves office is not only unconstitutional, it…

McConnell Won't Convene Senate For Emergency Impeachment Trial

Update (1257ET): According to the Washington Post, McConnell is done mulling – and has decided not to convene the Senate for an emergency trial. NEWS —> McConnell’s office called Schumer’s people today + told them McConnell would not consent to reconvening immediately under the 2004 emergency authorities, a person familiar says. So the Senate won’t…

Mitch McConnell Reportedly "Pleased" About The Idea Of Trump Impeachment

Republican leader Senator Mitch McConnell is reportedly “pleased” about the idea of a second Trump impeachment, telling sources that he believes President Trump  “committed impeachable offenses”, according to a late Tuesday New York Times report. McConnell believes impeachment will make it easier to “purge [Trump] from the party” ahead of a Wednesday House vote to formally…

$2,000 Stimulus May Pass Senate As Republicans Defy McConnell, Side With Trump

Senate Republicans are facing an optics nightmare after 44 House Republicans joined 231 Democrats on Monday to pass a bill which would increase stimulus checks from $600 to $2,000. The move, staunchly opposed by Senate GOP leaders, followed President Trump’s surprise demand last week that lawmakers include the increase in a $900 billion package which…

Stocks Slump After McConnell Slams Schumer COVID Relief Rejection

Having dismissed the GOP’s bigger COVID Relief bill offer as “unacceptable”, Dem Leaders Schumer and Pelosi are getting panned by Senate Majority Leader McConnell as he shot back at them: *MCCONNELL SAYS DEMOCRATS MOVING GOALPOSTS ON AID BILL *MCCONNELL SAYS SCHUMER, PELOSI BRUSHING OFF GOP AID PROPOSALS *MCCONNELL SAYS DEMOCRATS NEED TO DECIDE TO MAKE…