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‘Truth Matters,’ Schiff Tells Senate in Impeachment Trial

Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelenskiy and U.S. President Donald Trump face reporters during a bilateral meeting on the sidelines of the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in New York City, New York, U.S., September 25, 2019. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

Friday is the last day for the Democrats’ opening arguments in the Senate in the impeachment trial against U.S. President Donald Trump.

Trump’s conviction on the two articles of impeachment is highly unlikely in the Republican-heavy Senate, but that has not stopped Democrat politicians from delivering impassioned pleas to the senators for doing what the Democrats see as the right thing: Trump’s impeachment and conviction.

“If right doesn’t matter, we’re lost. If the truth doesn’t matter, we’re lost,” Democratic congressman and Intelligence committee head Adam Schiff said in his closing remarks to the Senate Thursday.

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