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Trump Is Charged With Inciting An Insurrection—What's His Defense?

The former president’s impeachment trial begins next Tuesday. His new attorneys say the Senate doesn’t have the grounds to proceed now that he is out of office.

And: President Biden has initiated a task force to reunite children and parents separated by Trump at the border.

This episode: congressional reporter Susan Davis, congressional editor Deirdre Walsh, justice correspondent Ryan Lucas, and White House correspondent Franco Ordoñez.

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The former president’s impeachment trial begins next Tuesday. His new attorneys say the Senate doesn’t have the grounds to proceed now that he is out of office.

And: President Biden has initiated a task force to reunite children and parents separated by Trump at the border.

This episode: congressional reporter Susan Davis, congressional editor Deirdre Walsh, justice correspondent Ryan Lucas, and White House correspondent Franco Ordoñez.

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