Witnesses or no witnesses: How much of a sham trial will Republican senators put on? - 2019-12-14
Attorney Scott Pilutik wrestles with the news of the day, from a lawyerly perspective…
Just as the House has the "sole power" to impeach, the Senate gets to conduct the trial. Since the House Republicans spent so much time feigning outrage about the supposed lack of due process, you'd think the Senate Republicans would be especially sensitive to appearances about due process.
But you'd be wrong because Mitch McConnell stopped caring about appearances a long time ago, shamelessly uttering the following into a television camera he knew was pointed at him: