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Citing ‘love for America,’ Pelosi formally requests articles of impeachment

JUDY WOODRUFF: The next stage of the impeachment process against President Trump is at hand. Word came today that the presentation of evidence will take place on Monday, with the formal crafting of articles of impeachment to follow immediately. Congressional correspondent Lisa Desjardins begins our coverage. LISA DESJARDINS: At a Capitol podium reserved for the most formal or profound moments,...

What 4 legal scholars told the House Judiciary Committee about Trump and impeachment

JUDY WOODRUFF: The next phase of impeachment comes to order. As Nick Schifrin reports, the partisan fight over the constitutional rationale for removing President Trump from office took center stage. REP. JERROLD NADLER (D-NY): The House Committee on the Judiciary will come to order. NICK SCHIFRIN: It is the most rare hearing the House of Representatives holds. And from the...

Rep. Dean on Trump’s ‘extraordinary obstruction’ and the case for impeachment

JUDY WOODRUFF: And now for a perspective from a Democrat on the Judiciary Committee, we’re joined by Representative Madeleine Dean of Pennsylvania. Congresswoman Dean… REP. MADELEINE DEAN (D-PA): Good evening. JUDY WOODRUFF: … thank you very much for joining us. Are you confident at this point, given what Speaker Pelosi has done, has charged the Judiciary Committee to go ahead...

#WashWeekPBS full episode: A special edition on President Donald Trump and impeachment

ROBERT COSTA: Tonight, a special edition: President Trump and impeachment. REPRESENTATIVE ADAM SCHIFF (D-CA): (From video.) This president believes he is above the law. COSTA: A divided nation. PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP: (From video.) It’s a hoax. It’ a disgrace. It’s an embarrassment to our country. COSTA: And an embattled president. We go inside this moment with Pulitzer Prize winners Maggie...