Trump ‘Pleased’ With Bipartisan Deal on Impeachment Trial Structure
Former President Donald Trump and his legal team are pleased with the agreement reached between Senate Republicans and Democrats on the framework for the upcoming impeachment trial, Trump’s office said in a statement.
“We appreciate that Senate Republican leadership stood strong for due process and secured a structure that is consistent with past precedent,” the statement said.
“This process will provide us with an opportunity to explain to Senators why it is absurd and unconstitutional to hold an impeachment trial against a private citizen.”
This comes after Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) announced that the upper chamber had reached a bipartisan deal on how the impeachment trial will be run a day before the proceedings are scheduled to begin.
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