‘Take matters in our own hands’: Graham mulls rule change to start impeachment trial without articles from Pelosi

Sen. Lindsey Graham suggested changing the rules for impeachment if House Speaker Nancy Pelosi continues to withhold the articles from the Senate.

The South Carolina Republican explained that the Senate plans to follow the rules used during the impeachment trial for President Bill Clinton, but that has been delayed because of Pelosi’s refusal to hand over the articles. Graham told Sunday Morning Futures that he wants the Senate to conclude impeachment by January and suggested that Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell reconsider his strategy for impeachment if Pelosi doesn’t work with the Senate.

“I find it a political stunt for Nancy Pelosi not to send the articles over.
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