Dem lawmaker: It's time for Pelosi to send impeachment to the Senate
Rep. Adam Smith (D-WA) told CNN's John Berman that although he understands House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's motivation for withholding the articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump, he thinks "it's time" to send them the Senate.
Wednesday's Democratic debate in Nevada took on a noticeably more pointed tone than was present at previous debates, and former Sen. Claire McCaskill says it's time for them to be tougher. Aired on 2/20/2020. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is signaling there will be a vote next week on appointing impeachment managers and transmitting articles of impeachment to the Senate. CNN's Manu Raju reports. House prepares to vote to send the articles of impeachment against President Trump to the Senate; reaction and analysis on 'The Five.'
FOX News operates the FOX News Channel (FNC), The US House of Representatives says it will hand over the two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump to the Senate on Wednesday.
The House impeached Trump last month on charges of abusing power by pressuring Ukraine to launch an investigation into his Democratic rival Joe Biden and charges of obstructing Congress.
The issue of voting to call on witnesses is also being hotly debated.
Al Jazeera's Patty Culhane reports from Washington, DC.