Jared Bernstein: Congress could pass relief package before Senate takes up impeachment

Jared Bernstein, a top economic adviser to President Biden, said Thursday that he believes Congress can pass Mr. Biden’s $1.9 trillion coronavirus package before the Senate takes up former President Trump’s impeachment.

That time frame would put lawmakers on a breakneck, virtually impossible pace. The package is still being negotiated ...

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Marco Rubio: Impeachment trial is ‘stupid’

Sen. Marco Rubio, the acting chairman of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, said Sunday that the impeachment trial of former President Donald Trump is “stupid.”

“Well, first of all, I think the trial is stupid,” the Florida Republican said on “Fox News Sunday.” “I think it’s counterproductive. We already ...

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Kamala Harris says impeachment is up to Congress

Vice President-elect Sen. Kamala D. Harris declined to weigh in on whether she personally supports impeaching President Trump for inciting a violent mob at the U.S. Capitol last week.

"The Congress is going to make its decision. Yeah," Ms. Harris told CBS in a clip of an interview released on ...

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Joe Biden: Trump impeachment up to Congress

President-elect Joseph R. Biden said it's up to Congress whether lawmakers pursue impeaching President Trump.

"That's a decision for the Congress to make - I'm focused on my job," Mr. Biden told reporters in Wilmington, Delaware on Friday.

"I think it's important we get on with the business of getting ...

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