U.S. Senate Impeachment Trial of President Donald Trump: Day 1

Last updated January, 30th 2020 at 2:13 PM est

The Senate begins the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump.

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  • Jan 21, 2020 7:29 PM est | Cortney O'Brien        

We're signing off for the night. But there will be plenty more impeachment trial coverage starting Wednesday at 1 p.m. Thanks for following!

For a quick recap: The night did not end well for Schumer.

  • Jan 21, 2020 7:21 PM est | Reagan Mccarthy       
  • Jan 21, 2020 7:17 PM est | Reagan Mccarthy       
  • Jan 21, 2020 7:16 PM est | Cortney O'Brien        

They must have forgot.

  • Jan 21, 2020 7:16 PM est | Reagan Mccarthy       
  • Jan 21, 2020 7:06 PM est | Reagan Mccarthy       
  • Jan 21, 2020 6:59 PM est | Reagan Mccarthy       
  • Jan 21, 2020 6:54 PM est | Katie Pavlich       
  • Jan 21, 2020 6:49 PM est | Cortney O'Brien        

Scalise and his Twitter followers have had it.

  • Jan 21, 2020 6:47 PM est | Reagan Mccarthy       
  • Jan 21, 2020 6:45 PM est | Reagan Mccarthy       
  • Jan 21, 2020 6:45 PM est | Reagan Mccarthy       
  • Jan 21, 2020 6:42 PM est | Katie Pavlich       

Dems now arguing Ukrainian soldiers died because Trump temporarily withheld aid. Trump then sent them tank busting missiles. Obama sent them blankets and MREs. 

  • Jan 21, 2020 6:40 PM est | Beth Baumann       

Schumer proposed an amendment to obtain OMB and DOD documents. We're now hearing from both sides.

  • Jan 21, 2020 6:39 PM est | Reagan Mccarthy       
  • Jan 21, 2020 6:32 PM est | Beth Baumann       

And the amendment has been tabled. The vote came down to party lines like anticipated.

  • Jan 21, 2020 6:28 PM est | Beth Baumann       

The vote is expected to be solely on party lines, Republicans – 53, Democrats – 47.

  • Jan 21, 2020 6:26 PM est | Beth Baumann       

The Senate is now voting on whether to table Schumer's amendments.

  • Jan 21, 2020 6:19 PM est | Beth Baumann       

How many times can Schiff say "quid pro quo" in a minute?

  • Jan 21, 2020 6:11 PM est | Beth Baumann       

Oh, man. Shifty Schiff is back.