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Impeachment trial ends

Talia Lissauer

February 5, 2020

Fifteen days after the Senate trial for President Donald Trump on the charges of obstruction of Congress and abuse of power began, Trump was officially acquitted from both charges. The trial took place in two weeks because the Senate voted not to allow any new evidence or witnesses Trump was impeac...

House delivers articles of impeachment

Talia Lissauer

January 15, 2020

Twenty-eight days after the House of Representatives voted to impeach President Donald Trump, the House hand-delivered the articles of impeachment to the Senate. Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi also announced the House managers for the Senate trial who will lead the case against President Trump. ...

President Donald Trump impeached

Talia Lissauer

December 18, 2019

85 days after the Speaker of the House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi announced an official impeachment inquiry, the full House has voted to impeach President Donald Trump for both articles of impeachment. The House passed Article 1 230–197 for abuse of power. Article 2 passed 229–198 for obstruc...

My first Senate testimony

My first Senate testimony

Yonah Davis

February 18, 2019

When the chair of the Minnesota Senate E-12 Finance and Policy Committee, Carla Nelson, called my name and invited me to begin my testimony my heart began to pound. I could hear myself speak as I presented my prepared remarks about the importance of personal finance education in high school in support of SF...

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