Castor declined to use “graphics or a video tools his TV obsessed client had hoped to deploy.” And the former president was upset Castor “wore an ill fitting suit and at one point praised the case presented by the Democratic House impeachment managers,” The Washington Post adds, even though Trump himself was reportedly also impressed with the impeachment managers and their video presentation. And Castor notably “did what Trump himself has not: conceded Joe Biden won the presidential election,” The notes. He called Trump a “former president,” said he “was removed by the voters,” and argued that Americans are “smart enough to pick a new administration if they don like the old one, and they just did.” Trump continues to insist falsely that he actually won the election, and this “big lie” that the election was “stolen” from him undergirds his entire impeachment trial.
The House approved the single article of impeachment against Trump on Jan. 13, with 10 Republicans joining the chamber Democratic majority. That vote came a week after the pro Trump mob stormed the neoclassical domed Capitol, interrupted the formal congressional certification of Biden victory, clashed with an overwhelmed police force, and invaded the hallowed House and Senate chambers..
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