TRUMP IMPEACHMENT TRIAL LIVE UPDATES: The Senate agrees that the process is constitutional
The Senate voted Tuesday to move forward with the unprecedented Impeachment proceedings Trial against former President Trump after almost four hours of arguments about whether it is constitutional to try a president who is already out of office.
A hand full GOP Senators crossed the party lines on Tuesday by voting to confirm the constitutionality of the process.
The six Republicans who joined the Democrats to continue the process were Sens. Susan Collins from Maine, Bill Cassidy from Louisiana, Lisa Murkowski from Alaska, Mitt Romney from Utah, Ben Sasse from Nebraska, and Pat Toomey from Pennsylvania.
The vote was 56-44.
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