President Trump's defense team, led by White House Counsel Pat Cipollone, Deputy White House Counsel Michael Purpura, and Trump's personal attorney Jay Sekulow, wrapped up their first day of presenting the case against impeachment Saturday. They kept things brief, finishing the day's arguments in about two hours. While they had previously suggested the strategy was to go after former Vice President Joe Biden and his son, Hunter, for their actions in Ukraine, they instead focused on challenging the Democratic prosecution's case presented earlier this week. Republicans mostly responded positively to the defense's performance. The Senate will reconvene Monday at 1 p.m. as the defense continues to mount its case.
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