politics

Impeachment trial senators swear an oath aimed at guarding 'against malice, falsehood, and evasion'

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The 100 United States senators who are jurors in the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump have taken a special oath in order to take part in that proceeding. As they enter the active phase of the trial on Tuesday, this oath is supposed to govern their behavior.

Mark Hillman’s Capitol Review - MLK's words illustrate his faith, patriotism and desire for unity

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MLK's words illustrate his faith, patriotism and desire for unity

Because he was taken from us just before my first birthday, what I know about Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. comes from his speeches and writing.  His words provide a stark contrast to so many activists and politicians in today's polarized political climate.