Listen: What to Expect in a Senate Impeachment Trial - burst 2
"Leader. Who'd been demanding witnesses genesis before a trial could begin simply issued a one sentence statement today saying we look forward to making sure that we can get the truth in a Senate five uh-huh so called Major Victory Mitch McConnell and I think what's going on here is that all all credit to the Senate majority leader in that? He never wavered on this and he said the house does not have the ability to dictate to us how we're going to manage a Senate trial so there was that but more importantly he worked within his caucus. He made some very good arguments to them about about the importance of the Senate fulfilling its constitutional duty about the need to proceed in the same way that the trial was done back during the Bill Clinton time and he got his modern modern to come along so once he announced that he had the fifty one votes to proceed with a trial. The pressure really ratcheted down on Pelosi to to you to get those articles over or to explain why she was not and as you saw even Democrats felt the heat and moved with Republicans to call for that bill the Majority leader saying that. The least start of the trial will be on the condo along the lines of the contours of the Clinton impeachment. Trial with"