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Democrats, Republicans in high-stakes tussle over witnesses in Trump impeachment trial

Reuters Thursday, 30 January 2020
Democratic prosecutors and Republican defenders in President Donald Trump's impeachment trial traded barbs in a second day of questioning by U.S. senators on Thursday, with Democrats stressing the importance of calling witnesses such as former national security adviser John Bolton.
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News video: Collins Breaks With GOP On Witnesses But Alexander Says He Will Vote No

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Senator Lamar Alexander announced Thursday night he will not join Democrats in calling for witnesses in President Trump's impeachment trial. Although Republican Senator Susan Collins said she will vote for witnesses, it is unlikely Democrats will have the support.

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