Trump Barrels Into 2020 Campaign, Emboldened After Acquittal

Posted by on February 7, 2020 4:28 am
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WASHINGTON (AP) – With the final gavel banging down Wednesday on impeachment, President Donald Trump barreled ahead in his reelection fight with a united Republican Party behind him, and emboldened by reassuring poll numbers and chaos in the Democratic race to replace him.
Republican senators voted largely in lockstep to acquit Trump, relying on a multitude of rationales for keeping him in office: He’s guilty, but his conduct wasn’t impeachable; his July telephone conversation with Ukraine’s president was a “perfect call”; there’s an election in 10 months and it’s up to voters to determine…

Source article: https://www.realclearpolitics.com/articles/2020/02/06/trump_barrels_into_2020_campaign_emboldened_after_acquittal_142331.html