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Política The Hill - Estados Unidos Política Internacional Brett Samuels

Biden signals he's willing to delay Trump trial

16:56 - President Biden on Friday suggested he would be open to waiting until next month to begin the Senate impeachment trial of former President Trump, reasoning it would allow more time to get his own administration "up and running."
Política Bloomberg - Estados Unidos Política Internacional Laura Litvan

McConnell Says Mob Attack on Capitol Was ‘Provoked’ by Trump

15:20 - Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell said the mob that stormed the Capitol Jan. 6 was “fed lies” and “provoked by the president” and others into violence.
Política El País - España Política Internacional Pablo Guimón

El ‘impeachment’ revela las grietas que la sublevación ha abierto en el Partido Republicano

17:21 - Diez congresistas conservadores votan a favor del proceso y algunos senadores, incluido el poderoso Mitch McConnell, expresan su apoyo o lo contemplan como la oportunidad de purgar a Trump
Política New York Post - Estados Unidos Política Internacional Ebony Bowden

Trump impeachment trial to be heard after he leaves office: McConnell

15:44 - President Trump’s impeachment trial won’t be heard in the Senate until after he has already left office and Joe Biden is president, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said after the House voted to impeach Trump for a second time.
Política The New York Times - Estados Unidos Política Internacional Jonathan Martin

Republican leader Mitch McConnell is said to be pleased about impeachment, believing it will be easier to purge Trump from the G.O.P.

19:50 - Senator Mitch McConnell of Kentucky, the Republican leader, has told associates that he believes President Trump committed impeachable offenses and that he is pleased that Democrats are moving to impeach him, believing that it will make it easier to purge him from the party, according to people familiar with his thinking. The House is voting on Wednesday to formally charge Mr. Trump with inciting violence against the country.
Política The Hill - Estados Unidos Política Internacional Alexander Bolton

McConnell declines in floor speech to congratulate Biden as president-elect

17:58 - Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) in a lengthy floor statement Monday declined to congratulate Joe Biden or recognize him as the president-elect and instead defended President Trump’s legal fight against ballot counts showing him behind in key states. es un sitio web oficial del Gobierno Argentino