McConnell blasts House impeachment, pledges Senate stability
December 12, 2019
WASHINGTON (AP) — The top Senate Republican on Thursday denounced the "most unfair" House impeachment of President Donald Trump and reassured Trump and his supporters that "moments like this are why the United States Senate exists."
Signaling in the strongest terms yet that the GOP-controlled Senate will acquit Trump, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky declared that the House impeachment "risks deeply damaging the institutions of American government."
As for what the Senate should do, "It could not be clearer which outcome would serve the stabilizing, institution-preserving, feve...