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AP Explains: What a Trump impeachment trial might look like

Oct. 31, 2019 3:56 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — As House Democrats quickly move forward with impeachment proceedings, the likelihood grows that Donald Trump will become the third president to face a Senate trial to determine whether he should be removed from office. The examples of Andrew Johnson and Bill Clinton, who were both...

AP Explains: What a Trump impeachment trial might look like

Oct. 27, 2019 9:54 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — As House Democrats quickly move forward with impeachment proceedings, the likelihood grows that Donald Trump will become the third president to face a Senate trial to determine whether he should be removed from office. The examples of Andrew Johnson and Bill Clinton , who were both...

Impeachment a rarely used path for upending a president

Sep. 25, 2019 12:05 AM EDT

Donald Trump joins a small group of fellow presidents now that he's the subject of an official impeachment inquiry in the House of Representatives. Only three of his predecessors underwent similar proceedings: Andrew Johnson and Bill Clinton, who were acquitted after trials in the Senate, and Richard Nixon, who...