Capitol Hill

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By Howard Fischer
Capitol Media Services


PHOENIX -- A majority of House Democrats are calling for the expulsion of Republican Mark Finchem based on what they say are his improper actions before and during the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol.

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Former President Donald Trump is on trial for a second time in the Senate.

This time, the House has impeached Trump for inciting the Jan. 6 insurrection. Trump's defense team denies he directly called for violence and argues that he should not be tried since he is no longer in office.

The House impeachment managers say he must be held accountable for the violence at the Capitol. Watch the proceedings live.

Watch Live: Biden's Inauguration Day

Jan 20, 2021
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Joe Biden and Kamala Harris are being sworn in as the president and vice president of the United States.

Watch the ceremony, inaugural address and other celebratory events throughout the day.
 

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By Howard Fischer
Capitol Media Services
PHOENIX -- Eight Democratic state legislative leaders are asking the FBI and the Department of Justice to investigate four Arizona Republican officials over any roles they had in the Jan. 6 riot where protesters breached Congress, resulting in five deaths.