The Senate on Tuesday rejected a motion from Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) to dismiss the constitutionality of former President Trump’s impeachment trial, but the test vote offered an early preview of how GOP Senator feel about the second impeachment trial as well as the highly unlikely the Senate will have the necessary votes needed to convict Trump.
President Biden in his latest wave of daily executive action said he is rescinding the Trump administration’s “harmful” ban on diversity and sensitivity training in the federal government and will also be “abolishing” former President Trump’s “offensive counter-factual” 1776 commission on “patriotic education.”
Sen. Rob Portman (R-OH) announced Monday that he will not seek reelection for a third term in the Senate in 2022, citing “partisan gridlock” as a major factor in his decision to retire.
The Supreme Court on Monday tossed out a pair of emoluments lawsuits claiming that former President Donald Trump was profiting from the presidency, saying the cases are moot now that Trump is no longer in office.
President Biden is starting his full official week of his presidency with another new wave of planned executive orders and actions aimed at further dismantling many policies put into place by former President Trump as well as fulfilling key campaign promises from racial equity and climate change.
First lady Melania Trump arrived at Palm Beach, Florida just shortly before her husband, President Trump term officially ended.