Speaker Nancy Pelosi Names House Impeachment Managers

Headline Roundup January 15th, 2020

Speaker Nancy Pelosi named a seven member team as prosecutors for President Trump's impeachment trial. They include Adam Schiff (D-CA), Jerrold Nadler (D-NY), Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY), Sylvia Garcia (D-TX), Val Demings (D-FL), Jason Crow (D-CO), and Zoe Lofgren (D-CA).

The president's legal team will be led by White House Counsel Pat Cipollone.

Speaker Nancy Pelosi Names House Impeachment Managers

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House Speaker Nancy on Wednesday morning named the lawmakers she has tapped to argue the House Democrats' case on the Senate floor when President Donald Trump's impeachment trial starts.

Pelosi, with House Intelligence Chairman Adam Schiff and House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler at her side, began by saying "an impeachment will last forever."

Schiff and Nadler will be two of the mangers, Schiff designated by Pelosi as the lead manager.

"This is a very important day for us," she said.

"Time has been our friend in all this," she added,...

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Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) tapped seven impeachment managers on Wednesday, ending weeks of speculation over who in the House will step into the political spotlight and make the case to impeach President Trump before the Senate.

Some members who the Speaker tapped were considered shoo-ins, including Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) and Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler (D-N.Y.), who both had leadership roles during the impeachment inquiry into Trump’s contacts with Ukraine.

Others picked for the high-profile role of managers include Democratic Reps. Hakeem Jeffries (N.Y.), Zoe Lofgren (Calif.),...

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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday announced the seven lawmakers who will serve as the House managers to prosecute the case against President Trump in his Senate impeachment trial, which is expected to begin in earnest next week.

The House managers include House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff, D-Calif., who will be the lead manager and who led much of the impeachment inquiry out of his committee with dramatic hearings to develop the case against the president and House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler, D-N.Y., whose panel drafted the articles...

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