Senators opt to drink milk on Senate floor during impeachment trial

Senators opt to drink milk on Senate floor during impeachment trial

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Multiple senators have taken to drinking milk on the Senate floor this week during the chamber’s impeachment trial.

“It’s true, I had some milk with my chocolate,” Sen. Tom Cotton (R-Ark.) tweeted Wednesday evening.

“I guess I could’ve added vodka & had a White Russian (minus the Kahlua). But @RepAdamSchiff probably would’ve accused me of collusion,” he quipped.

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An aide to Sen. Ted Cruz confirmed that the Texas Republican also had a glass of milk late into proceedings Tuesday night. …

The aide, deputy chief of staff Sam Cooper, said the Senate cloakroom will keep the beverage cold for senators.

During the trial, senators are required to sit quietly at their desks, refrain from talking and not use electronic devices while the impeachment articles are debated.

“There’s only two drinks allowed on the Senate floor: milk and water.”…

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