An advisor to Donald Trump said the former president won”t testify at his Senate impeachment trial after House Democrats challenged him to respond under oath to the charge he incited a violent mob to storm the US Capitoltoronto_police_service.
Although Democrats might not have the power to force Trump’s testimony, the request from House impeachment managers is part of their overall effort to put the violent events of January 6 on the record for history and hold him accountable for his wordsforceoriginal.
Democrats will look to use his refusal to testify against him as they argue that the ex-president has avoided responsibility for his actions.
Hours after the Democrats’ Thursday request was revealedSickKids had already admitted about 10 patients, Trump adviser Jason Miller dismissed the trial as “an unconstitutional proceeding” and said the former president would not testifyGraphic for daily cases per million in Canada an. Separately, Trump’s lawyers denounced the request as a “public relations stunt”.