the Guardian theguardian.com 14 Jan, 2021 14:30 am

Trump impeachment: attention turns to Senate after House votes to impeach – live

Trump impeachment: attention turns to Senate after House votes to impeach – live
Trump’s impeachment in the House triggers a trial in the Senate, which McConnell says can’t begin until Senate is back in session Tuesday

” Read more of Julian Borger’s analysis here: The last days of Pompeo: secretary of state lashes out as reign comes to an end p White House liaison sought derogatory info on E Jean Carroll from DoJ official p The son of Captain America co-creator Jack Kirby has strongly condemned insurrectionists who stormed the Capitol last week wearing or brandishing symbols of the Marvel superhero, saying his father would have been “absolutely sickened” by the sight.In a statement issued to CNN reporter Jake Tapper, Neal Kirby, 72, said he was “appalled and mortified” to see Trump supporters dressed in Captain America costumes or displaying his iconic star shield on 6 January.His father Jack, along with Joe Simon, created Captain America in 1941, with the comic’s first issue famously showing the superhero punching Adolf Hitler in the face.Supporters of Trump enter the US Capitol’s Rotunda, with one brandishing a Captain America shield.

Captain America stood up for the underdog and, as the story was written, even before he gained his strength and process from Army scientists, always stood for what was righteous, and never backed down.I believe I even caught a quick glance of someone with a Captain America shield.

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