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Schumer Blasts McConnell Senate Impeachment Trial Rules as “National Disgrace” and “Cover-Up”

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) issued a statement Monday night blasting Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) over his proposed rules for the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump. Schumer called McConnell’s trial rules a “national disgrace” and a “cover-up” and vowed to push for votes on amendments to allow witnesses and documents. Schumer accused McConnell of not wanting “to hear any of the existing evidence, and he doesn’t want to hear any new evidence”.

Schumer also commented on Twitter about his statement:

“After reading his resolution, it’s clear Sen. McConnell is hell-bent on making it much more difficult to get witnesses & documents and intent on rushing the trial through. On something as important as impeachment […]

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