Senate Paves Way For Acquittal After Rejecting New Witnesses In Trump Impeachment Trial

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Published on February 1, 2020 - Duration: 04:12s

Senate Paves Way For Acquittal After Rejecting New Witnesses In Trump Impeachment Trial

The Senate rejected a motion to allow consideration of additional witnesses and documents in President Trump's impeachment trial, rebuffing Democrats and virtually ensuring the president's ultimate acquittal on charges of abuse of power and obstruction of Congress.

The Senate will hold the final vote Wednesday on the two articles of impeachment.

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