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Republicans ‘eager to explain’ vote to exclude witnesses

Clip: 02/01/2020 | 4m 52s Video has closed captioning.

President Trump's likely acquittal following Friday's mostly party-line vote to exclude witnesses and new documents from the Senate impeachment trial has left questions over the limits of presidential powers. Senators will get the chance to explain their decisions next week. Alexis Simendinger, national correspondent for The Hill, joins Hari Sreenivasan with more on the trial and what comes next.

Aired: 02/01/20

Rating: NR

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