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Trump team, House managers trade sharp views on impeachment

1 month ago   |   By WGN TV

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump's legal team issued a fiery response ahead of opening arguments in his impeachment trial Saturday while House Democrats laid out their case in forceful fashion, saying the president had betrayed public trust with behavior that was the “worst nightmare” of the founding fathers.
The dueling statements previewed arguments both sides intend to make once Trump's impeachment trial begins in earnest on Tuesday. Their challenge will be to make a case that appeals to senators who will render the verdict and for an American public bracing for a presidential...
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House outlines impeachment case, Trump team has fiery answer

1 month ago   |   By Boston Herald

By ERIC TUCKER, ZEKE MILLER and LISA MASCARO
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump's legal team issued a fiery response ahead of opening arguments in his impeachment trial Saturday while House Democrats laid out their case in forceful fashion, saying the president had “abandoned his oath” and betrayed the public trust.
The dueling statements previewed arguments both sides intend to make once Trump's impeachment trial begins in earnest on Tuesday. Both sides are seeking to make their case for a Republican-led Senate and for an American public bracing for a presidential election in 10...
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Trump legal team planning aggressive response to impeachment summons

Trump legal team planning aggressive response to impeachment summons

1 month ago   |   By New York Post

President Trump's legal team will categorically reject the articles of impeachment and charges levied against the president in their official response to a Senate summons Saturday evening, sources close to the president's legal team confirmed to The Post. The response, which has to be submitted by Saturday night, will call the articles constitutionally invalid and...
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Ahead of Senate trial, Trump legal team rejects impeachment as flawed

1 month ago   |   By Reuters

U.S. President Donald Trump's legal team on Saturday issued a resounding rejection of the House of Representatives' impeachment of him, calling the charges against Trump a "dangerous attack" on Americans and their right to vote.
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