[Ed. – The Democrats have come down on the wrong side of history.]
“It’s a dereliction of duty to the House,” he said.
Pelosi, D-Calif., announced that she would be withholding the impeachment articles from the Senate after they passed in the House Wednesday night, sparking backlash from Republicans like Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., who said the House had “let its partisan rage at this particular president create a toxic new precedent that will echo well into the future.”
He returned to the Senate floor late Thursday to declare that the Senate and House Democrats were at an “impasse.”