Chief Justice, Senators Sworn in for Trump Impeachment

Article Link: https://www.snopes.com/ap/2020/01/16/chief-justice-senators-sworn-in-for-trump-impeachment/

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Chief Justice John Roberts was sworn in Thursday to preside over President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial, then immediately administered the oath to the full Senate to ensure “impartial justice” as jurors for only the third such proceeding in American history. Roberts made the short trip across the street from the Supreme Court before being ushered to the Senate chamber.