Senate acquits Fmr. President Trump for 2nd time in impeachment trial; fail to get 67 votes to convict

On Saturday, the Senate acquitted former President Donald Trump on impeachment charges of inciting a riot at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, when demonstrators stormed the building. The Senate voted 57-43 to convict Trump. The vote fell short of the 67 vote threshold needed to convict in a Senate impeachment case. The Senate voted … Continue reading Senate acquits Fmr. President Trump for 2nd time in impeachment trial; fail to get 67 votes to convict