Senate Impeachment Trial, Day 2 In a 53-47 party-line vote, the Senate adopted impeachment trial rules proposed by Senator McConnell. Members also tabled 11 amendments on subpoenas for witness testimony, and documents from the White House, State Department, and others.

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    12:29 PM EST

    Senate Session

    The Senate convened for legislative business, with the majority and minority leaders speaking about the rules of the impeachment trial for President Trump.

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    Senate Impeachment Trial, Day 2, Debate on Trial Rules

    During this first portion of day 2 of the Senate impeachment trial of President Trump, House impeachment managers and the president’s defense attorneys debated the proposed rules for the trial. House Democratic impeachment manager Representative Adam Schiff (D-CA) during his argument used digital slides, graphics, and video.

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    3:17 PM EST

    Senate Impeachment Trial, Day 2, Amendment Debate on Subpoena of White House Documents

    During this second portion of day 2 of the Senate impeachment trial of President Trump, House Democratic impeachment managers and the president’s defense attorneys debated a proposed amendment from Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) that would subpoena White House documents for the trial. House Democratic impeachment manager Representative Zoe Lofgren (D-CA) during her argument used digital slides and graphics as well as videos, including footage from the House impeachment inquiry hearings and of remarks made by the president during a speech that…

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    5:16 PM EST

    Senate Impeachment Trial, Day 2, Amendment Debate on Subpoena of State Department and White House Documents

    During this third portion of day 2 of the Senate impeachment trial of President Trump, House Democratic impeachment managers and the president’s defense attorneys debated proposed amendments from Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) that would subpoena State Department and White House Budget Office documents for the trial. Democratic impeachment managers Representatives Val Demings (D-FL) and Jason Crow (D-CO) during their arguments used digital slides, graphics, and videos, including footage from House impeachment inquiry hearings.

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    8:14 PM EST

    Senate Impeachment Trial, Day 2, Amendment Debate on Subpoena of White House Staff and Defense Department Documents

    During this fourth portion of day 2 of the impeachment trial of President Trump, House Democratic impeachment managers and the president’s defense attorneys debated a proposed amendment from Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) that would subpoena testimony from Acting White House Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney, White House aide Robert Blair, Office of Management and Budget official Michael Duffey, and Department of Defense documents and records for the trial. The impeachment managers during their arguments used digital slides, graphics,…

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    11:40 PM EST

    Senate Impeachment Trial, Day 2, Amendment Debate on Subpoena of National Security Adviser

    In this fifth and final portion of day 2 of the Senate impeachment trial of President Trump, House Democratic impeachment managers and the president’s defense attorneys debated a proposed amendment from Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY that would subpoena testimony of former National Security Adviser John Bolton. Democratic impeachment manager Representative Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) during his argument used digital slides, graphics, and videos, including footage from House impeachment inquiry hearings.