Impeachment trial analysis; classic film gets new music
It’s day two of President Trump’s impeachment trial, with opening arguments underway. We get in-depth analysis. Plus, Emmy-winning composer Jeff Beal talks about his new score for the 1927 silent film “Sunrise.”
Special: A musical journey in the life of MLK, Jr.
Martin Luther King, Jr. grew up listening to and singing church songs, and saw gospel and folk music as natural tools to further the civil rights movement.
Profiling Trump’s legal team in impeachment trial
Kenneth Starr, the independent counsel who led the investigation into President Clinton that resulted in his impeachment, is now part of President Trump’s defense team. Alan Dershowitz, one of OJ Simpson’s defense attorneys, is also on Trump’s team. Both are high-profile defenders of Trump on Fox News.
Impeachment trial formally begins
House prosecutors marched to the Senate today, where Adam Schiff, House Intelligence Chairman and the trial’s lead prosecutor, read aloud the two charges against Trump. Chief Justice John Roberts swore in all 100 Senators as jurors. House Democrats will begin presenting their case early next week.
Impeachment moves to the Senate
The House has voted to send the articles of impeachment against President Trump to the Senate. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi also named California Congressman Adam Schiff as among the impeachment managers for the Senate trial. Schiff speaks to us about what’s ahead.