Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) slammed House impeachment managers for their surprising change of course by calling for a witness, saying the “Hail Mary” from those nine Democrats is because they are now caving to upset “leftist Twitter” who want to prolong the trial for weeks.
Lead House impeachment manager Rep. Jamie Raskin (D-MD) on Thursday sent a letter to former President Trump requesting he testify under oath “before or during” his upcoming Senate impeachment trial.
House impeachment managers released their written brief Tuesday that lays out their formal argument to prosecute former President Donald Trump, saying the Senate must convict to “disqualify him” from holding future office in order for the “nation to move forward with unity.”
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) on Tuesday named nine impeachment managers who will be tasked with presenting a case to the Senate during an impeachment trial — including Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-CA) who recently faced controversy after it was revealed he was having an alleged relationship with a Chinese honeytrap spy.
President Trump criticized Democrat leaders seeking to impeach him for the second time, calling it a “continuation of the greatest witch hunt in the history of politics,” adding that their move is “causing tremendous danger” and “tremendous anger” to our country.
House Democrats plan to open a second round of impeachment proceedings against President Trump on Monday,…