5 key questions for Trump's Senate impeachment trial
February 7, 2021
WASHINGTON (AP) — Arguments begin Tuesday in the impeachment trial of Donald Trump on allegations that he incited the violent mob that stormed the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6.
A look at five key questions about what to expect when senators hear the case against the former president in the very chamber that was besieged by insurrectionists :
WILL TRUMP BE CONVICTED?
It's unlikely. While many Republicans were harshly critical of Trump for telling supporters to "fight like hell" and go to the Capitol, their criticism has since softened.
The shift was evident during a Jan. 26 test vote. O...