Senate acquits Trump in his second impeachment trial

Sen. Bill Cassidy joins 6 other Republicans in voting to convict the former president

By: - February 13, 2021 4:01 pm
A mob of pro-Trump supporters attack the U.S. Capitol Jan. 6, 2020

A mob of pro-Trump supporters tried to stop Congress from voting to certify the Electoral College votes on Jan. 6, 2020, declaring Joe Biden winner of the presidential election. (Photo by Alex Kent)

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Laura Olson
Laura Olson

Laura covers the nation's capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom, a network of nonprofit outlets that includes Louisiana Illuminator. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections, and campaign finance.

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