Senator Cornyn

Senate Dems to Pelosi: Send the Articles Already

January 8, 2020

I don’t see what good delay does.

SEN. FEINSTEIN (D-CA): “If we’re going to do it, she should send them over. I don’t see what good delay does.” (Tweet, Laura Litvan, 1/08/20)

SEN. MURPHY (D-CT): “I think the time has passed. She should send the articles over.” (“Pelosi says impeachment articles won’t go to Senate until she learns more about how trial would be conducted,” Mike DeBonis, Washington Post, 1/07/20)

SEN. BLUMENTHAL (D-CT): “We are reaching a point where the articles of impeachment should be sent.” (“Some Democratic senators say it’s time for Pelosi to submit Trump impeachment articles,” Allan Smith, NBC News, 1/08/20)

SEN. MANCHIN (D-WV): “I think it needs to start, I really do… Let us do what we have to do over here. ” (“Dem Senators Urge Pelosi to Release Impeachment Articles,” Zachary Evans, National Review, 1/07/20)

SEN. KING (I-ME): “I do think we need to get this thing going.” (“McConnell says he’s ready to begin Trump impeachment trial with no deal on witnesses,” Seung Min Kim, Mike DeBonis, and Rachael Bade; Washington Post, 1/07/20)

SEN. JONES (D-AL): “I think we’re getting [to that point], for sure.” (Tweet, Frank Thorp, 1/08/20)