Senators can't seem to stay in their seats during impeachment trial

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Mitch McConnell (R-KY) stated that he voted for live witnesses during former President Bill Clinton’s Senate impeachment trial.”,”descriptionText”:”In a resurfaced CNN interview from 1999, Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-KY) stated that he voted for live witnesses during former President Bill Clinton’s Senate impeachment trial.”},{“title”:”Chief justice admonishes discourse during impeachment trial”,”duration”:”01:44″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/01/22/john-roberts-admonishes-impeachment-managers-trump-laywers-sot-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/01/22/john-roberts-admonishes-impeachment-managers-trump-laywers-sot-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/200122012658-john-roberts-january-22-2020-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/01/22/john-roberts-admonishes-impeachment-managers-trump-laywers-sot-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”Following remarks by impeachment manager Rep. Jerry Nadler (D-NY) and White House counsel Pat Cipollone, Chief Justice John Roberts warned both teams about using rhetoric inappropriate for an impeachment trial in the Senate chamber.”,”descriptionText”:”Following remarks by impeachment manager Rep. 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