Virginia senator floats Trump censure as Senate prepares for impeachment trial

By: - January 28, 2021 2:28 pm
Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Va.)

Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Va.) (Gage Skidmore CC BY-SA 2.0, via Wikimedia Commons

WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine says he’s been talking privately with his Senate colleagues about censuring former President Donald Trump for his role in the Jan. 6 insurrection at the Capitol.

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Laura Olson
Laura Olson

Laura covers the nation's capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom, a network of nonprofit outlets that includes Wisconsin Examiner. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections, and campaign finance.