Sen. Lindsey Graham Leaves Senate Floor During Impeachment Trial ; Others Sleep, Use Fidgeting Spinners
As opening arguments from House impeachment managers have stretched over long hours into the night, senators have become increasingly restless during the trial.Despite impeachment trial rules that require them to sit silently at their desks when the proceeding is in session, senators have been taking breaks, telephone calls and even making cable television appearances. Many of those who stay on the floor have found means of entertaining themselves, like crosswords and fidget spinners.Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) left the floor for about 30 minutes only to leave again 10 mins later. H...
Dianne Feinstein’s Discussion With Schoolchildren Demanding Action On Green New Deal Gets Heated [VIDEO]
On Friday, Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) got into a debate with a group of school-aged children about climate change and the proposed Green New Deal, and the conversation quickly became heated.Feinstein, a member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, accused the children of threatening her to support the gigantic Green New Deal — which was proposed by freshman Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) earlier this month — and noted they weren’t even old enough to vote. Feinstein, 85, also said she has served in public office for more than 30 years.The Sunrise Movement, a youth climate change advo...