Posts Tagged ‘Impeachment’

‘Trump sacking two impeachment witnesses is vindictive’

by Ikokwu Ikembaon February 8, 2020
US President Donald Trump has fired two key witnesses in the impeachment investigation against him, as he started an apparent campaign of retaliation just two days after he was acquitted by the Senate. Trump fired Gordon Sondland, the US ambassador to the European Union, just hours after dismissing Ukraine expert Alexander Vindman, a decorated Army […]

Trump blast Mitt Romney for voting for his impeachment

by Seun Adeuyion February 6, 2020
US President Donald Trump has lambasted Mitt Romney for supporting his impeachment. Trump was on Wednesday acquitted by the US Senate. Romney, who ran for president against Barack Obama, was the only Republican Senator who voted against Trump. The impeachment vote result was 52-48 vote. Romney made history as the only Republican ever to vote against a president […]

Trump impeachment: Major blow for Democrats in witnesses battle

by Ikokwu Ikembaon January 31, 2020
US Democrats have been dealt a major blow in their efforts to call witnesses at President Trump’s impeachment trial.They needed four Republicans to vote with them to allow witness testimony, but one of the few wavering senators said he would not support the measure. Lamar Alexander said the Democrats had proved Trump acted inappropriately but […]