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Schiff to lead prosecution of Trump in Senate impeachment

Schiff to lead prosecution of Trump in Senate impeachment: Pelosi


Schiff to lead

prosecution of Trump

in Senate impeachment: Pelosi

U.S. house Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) announces the house of Representatives managers for the Senate impeachment trial of U.S. President Donald Trump during a news conference at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, U.S., January 15, 2020. REUTERS/Leah Millis

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – house Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff will lead a team of seven Democrats who will prosecute the impeachment case against President Donald Trump in the U.S. Senate, Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Wednesday.

Schiff was named lead manager for the trial in a house of Representatives resolution expected to be approved later on Wednesday.

Reporting by Susan Cornwell; Writing by Doina Chiacu; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama

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