🎧 Listen: In today's episode of The Journal podcast, MichaelCBender introduces us to President Trump's legal team in the Senate's impeachment trial and explains their case
Opening arguments kick off this week in the Senate's impeachment trial. President Trump has assembled a legal team with a lot of star power to defend him. WSJ's Michael Bender introduces us to the team and explains their case.Co-host of The Journal., The Wall Street Journal Follow Kate Linebaugh is the co-host of The Journal. She has worked at The Wall Street Journal for 15 years, most recently as the deputy U.S. news coverage chief. Kate started at the Journal in Hong Kong, stopping in Detroit and coming to New York in 2011. As a reporter, she covered everything from post-9/11 Afghanistan to the 2004 Asian tsunami, from Toyota's sudden acceleration recall to General Electric. She holds a bachelor degree from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor and went back to campus in 2007 for a Knight-Wallace fellowship. Co-host of The Journal., The Wall Street Journal Follow Ryan Knutson is the co-host of The Journal. Previously, he spent more than four years in the newsroom covering the wireless industry, and was responsible for a string of scoops including Verizon's $130 billion buyout of Vodafone's stake in their joint venture, Sprint and T-Mobile's never ending courtship and a hack of the 911 emergency system that spread virally on Twitter. He was also a regular author of A-heds, including one about millennials discovering TV antennas. Previously, he reported for ProPublica, PBS Frontline and OPB, the NPR affiliate station in Portland, Ore. He grew up in Beaverton, Ore. and graduated from the University of Oregon. SHARE THIS PODCAST Your must-listen for valuable money and market stories from The Wall Street Journal. Each weekday our journalists from Heard on the Street, the Intelligent Investor and other popular features share insights on investing, markets, taxes and retirement planning. Subscribe Read more: The Wall Street Journal
Trump to offer first detailed impeachment defence as pivotal week beginsTrump, only the fourth of 45 American presidents to face the possibility of being ousted by impeachment, has to meet a 1700GMT deadline to submit his written defence.
Former Whitewater prosecutor Paul Rosenzweig slams Trump's impeachment defense as 'scream of a wounded animal'Paul Rosenzweig, former senior counsel to Ken Starr during the Whitewater investigation into President Bill Clinton, slammed Trump’s initial defense. Paul rosenwigger looks so old, his voice probably sounds like a wounded animal🤣 If we had a justice system in this country it wouldn't of ever happened. Biden would have already been in prison.
President's lawyer lays out impeachment defenseAlan Dershowitz, a member of President Trump's defense team, explains the route he plans to take when the impeachment trial gets underway this week. Dershowitz says that the entire defense relies on the assertion that, while Trump did withhold funds from Ukraine, he was not committing an impeachable offense by doing so; HallieJackson Dershowitz is a big fat joke. HallieJackson IT IS NOT IRRELEVANT...….maybe to you BUT NOT TO US AMERICANS HallieJackson Yes
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Opinion | When Bernie Sanders Came to VisitIn Opinion Today on 'The Choice,' listen to the editorial board interview Senator Bernie Sanders and their deliberations after he left the room. Available wherever you listen to podcasts. Don't do karate. If Bernie visits...count the silverware. Right
Farmer Approval of Trump Hits Record, Poll ShowsApproval of President Trump among farmers in the Corn Belt is on the rise following the signing of the long-awaited U.S.-China trade deal last week, a new poll shows. Impossible. I was told all week by Dems / media that farmers were angry and turning on President Trump LOL! You propagandists - THEY DIDN'T CHEER FOR HIM! Wow ... 83% of famers and ranchers are racist. Crazy.