Kenneth Starr, the independent counsel who led the investigation into President Clinton that resulted in his impeachment, is now part of President Trump’s defense team. Alan Dershowitz, one of OJ Simpson’s defense attorneys, is also on Trump’s team. Both are high-profile defenders of Trump on Fox News.
Impeachment trial formally begins
House prosecutors marched to the Senate today, where Adam Schiff, House Intelligence Chairman and the trial’s lead prosecutor, read aloud the two charges against Trump. Chief Justice John Roberts swore in all 100 Senators as jurors. House Democrats will begin presenting their case early next week.
Impeachment moves to the Senate
The House has voted to send the articles of impeachment against President Trump to the Senate. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi also named California Congressman Adam Schiff as among the impeachment managers for the Senate trial. Schiff speaks to us about what’s ahead.
Why Mayor Garcetti endorses Joe Biden
Mayor Eric Garcetti speaks with us about his endorsements for presidential candidate Joe Biden and LA District Attorney Jackie Lacey. We also discuss housing and homelessness.
With budget surplus, why isn’t California spending more on homelessness?
Governor Gavin Newsom launched a week-long homelessness tour today. California has more than 150,000 people living on the streets -- and a multi-billion dollar surplus.