Chaos, confusion and anger in the Senate
WASHINGTON – Confusion reigned in the Senate throughout Saturday afternoon as the Chamber voted to test witnesses. That decision was reversed hours later when a deal ensured no witnesses were called.
The moment was one of the most controversial and chaotic in the former President’s Chamber Donald Trump’s impeachment proceedingsbut it wasn’t alone.
There were angry senators and several disturbances.
As the property manager, Rep. Jamie Raskin, D-Md., In the Senate said that he was Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler, R-Wash. to testify as a witness in the processSenator Lindsey Graham shook his head before putting his hand on his forehead.
When the senators voted to call witnesses, many broke out into small groups.