Senate majority leader Senator Mitch McConnell (left) listens while US President Donald Trump speaks to reporters before a meeting with Senate Republicans on Capitol Hill in Washington in March 2019. Photo: AFP
Otto Lin
Opinion

Opinion

Otto Lin

Trump impeachment: Senators must do better than run a kangaroo court or risk holding US justice up to ridicule

  • Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell’s recent statements make a mockery of the high regard Americans have for the concept of justice
  • US President Donald Trump would better serve his own interests by presenting evidence and witnesses in his defence
Senate majority leader Senator Mitch McConnell (left) listens while US President Donald Trump speaks to reporters before a meeting with Senate Republicans on Capitol Hill in Washington in March 2019. Photo: AFP
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