McConnell rips Schumer impeachment demands, vows not to pursue ‘fishing expedition’

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell struck back Tuesday at his Democratic counterpart’s calls for an in-depth impeachment trial featuring multiple new witnesses, dismissing the push as a “fishing expedition” that would set a “nightmarish precedent.” “The Senate is meant to act as judge and jury, to hear a trial, not to re-run the entire fact-finding investigation because angry partisans rushed…

‘I Don’t Need a Lecture from Democrats’: Lindsey Graham Goes Off on House’s Impeachment ‘Debacle’

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) laid into Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) after he criticized Graham’s comments about not being a “fair juror” in President Trump’s upcoming impeachment trial in the Senate. “What Lindsey Graham said speaks not of the fairness of the trial or the facts, it speaks of him and it demeans him…