Politics

Trump lawyers argue Democrats just want to overturn election

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's lawyers plunged into their impeachment trial defense Saturday by accusing Democrats of striving to overturn the 2016 election, arguing that investigations of Trump's dealings with Ukraine have not been a fact-finding mission but a politically motivated effort to drive him from the White House.

GOP senators upset by Schiff remark, Dems claim 'diversion'

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Republicans said lead impeachment prosecutor Adam Schiff insulted them during the trial by repeating an anonymously sourced report that the White House had threatened to punish Republicans who voted against President Donald Trump.

Whitburn resigns from UW System Board of Regents

MADISON, Wis. (AP)- Regent Gerald Whitburn has resigned from the University of Wisconsin System Board of Regents. Whitburn notified Gov. Tony Evers and the UW System he is resigning from the board effective immediately. In a statement, Evers thanked Whitburn…