Senate rejects witnesses, ensuring Trump's acquittal

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., accompanied by his chief of staff, Sharon Soderstrom, after the Senate voted to not allow witnesses in the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump. (AP PHOTO)
WASHINGTON — The Senate narrowly rejected Democratic demands to summon witnesses for President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial late Friday, all but ensuring Trump’s acquittal in just the third such…

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