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What Trump’s impeachment acquittal means for Republican Party
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What Trump’s impeachment acquittal means for Republican Party

GOP left grappling over future after former president escapes conviction
15 Feb 2021
‘The future of our party and our country depends on confronting what happened’
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‘The future of our party and our country depends on confronting what happened’

9 Feb 2021
Quiz of The Week: 9 - 15 January
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Quiz of The Week: 9 - 15 January

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Republicans turn on Trump ahead of second impeachment
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Republicans turn on Trump ahead of second impeachment

Senior Republicans less keen to protect their president at unprecedented new Senate trial
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Will Mitch McConnell be Donald Trump’s judge and jury?
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Will Mitch McConnell be Donald Trump’s judge and jury?

Influential Republican senator gives nod to his party over impeachment proceedings
13 Jan 2021
Five things we learn about Trump from John Bolton’s memoir
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Five things we learn about Trump from John Bolton’s memoir

US president is trying to block the publication of his former security adviser’s explosive book
18 Jun 2020
Three reasons why Donald Trump will (probably) be re-elected
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Three reasons why Donald Trump will (probably) be re-elected

Having survived impeachment, with the Democrats in disarray and the economy booming, a second term is now odds on
7 Feb 2020

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Instant Opinion: What will finally defeat Donald Trump?

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Donald Trump’s impeachment timeline
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Donald Trump’s impeachment timeline

President acquitted on both charges by Republican majority senate
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Donald Trump acquitted: why Mitt Romney rebelled

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Why some Democrats might acquit Trump
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Why some Democrats might acquit Trump

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Why senators drink milk during an impeachment trial

The wholesome tradition dates back to 1966
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Oration and fidget spinners: inside Trump’s impeachment

Democrats setting out case but some senators accused of nodding off
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Trump’s impeachment: what the US media is saying
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Trump’s impeachment: what the US media is saying

Excerpts from some of the best coverage so far
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Donald Trump impeachment trial begins - what to expect

Trial begins in Senate today but is unlikely to lead to US president’s removal
21 Jan 2020
‘It’s a hoax’: Trump rants as impeachment trial opens
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‘It’s a hoax’: Trump rants as impeachment trial opens

Senators sworn in ahead of trial which begins next week
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Trump slams ‘hoax’ as impeachment case moves to Senate
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Trump slams ‘hoax’ as impeachment case moves to Senate

Resolution passed along party lines in Democrat-controlled House of Representatives
16 Jan 2020
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7 Jan 2020
Who won the latest Democratic debate?
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Who won the latest Democratic debate?

Joe Biden and Andrew Yang praised for performances but Pete Buttigieg fails to impress
20 Dec 2019
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What Donald Trump’s impeachment means for America
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What Donald Trump’s impeachment means for America

The public reaction ahead of next year’s election is more crucial than ever
19 Dec 2019
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18 Dec 2019
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12 Dec 2019
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11 Dec 2019
Reaction: Democrats reveal Trump impeachment articles
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Reaction: Democrats reveal Trump impeachment articles

Are the charges the end of the road or a possible boost for the US president?
11 Dec 2019
Trump impeachment evidence ‘overwhelming’ says panel
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Trump impeachment evidence ‘overwhelming’ says panel

Inquiry moves to next phase as House intelligence committee votes to adopt report
4 Dec 2019
Quid pro quo: the origins of the term haunting Donald Trump
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Quid pro quo: the origins of the term haunting Donald Trump

Professor of historical linguistics explores how the use of the Latin phrase has evolved
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Warning of ‘fictional narrative’ at impeachment hearing
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Warning of ‘fictional narrative’ at impeachment hearing

Trump's former Russia adviser warns of Moscow conspiracy theory
22 Nov 2019
Five key moments from the Democratic debate
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Five key moments from the Democratic debate

Showdown in Atlanta saw US presidential candidates attacking each other on personality rather than policy
21 Nov 2019
Sondland drops ‘bombshell’ at Trump impeachment inquiry
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Sondland drops ‘bombshell’ at Trump impeachment inquiry

Ambassador implicates president in a ‘quid pro quo’ scheme to pressure Ukraine
21 Nov 2019
Impeachment witnesses recall ‘unusual’ phone call
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Impeachment witnesses recall ‘unusual’ phone call

First direct public testimony of Ukraine call puts fresh pressure on US president
20 Nov 2019
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