Party leaders of the United States Senate
Democrats have renewed their efforts to muscle through the largest overhaul of U.S. elections in a generation.
"I’m not even going to give this blustery threat credence," the Senate majority leader told "The Late Show" host Stephen Colbert.
Dole had a long career in the U.S. Congress that included serving as Senate majority leader.
Acquittal is expected in the evenly-divided Senate.
It is officially budget reconciliation season, as Senate Democrats look to pass another coronavirus relief bill.
The Senate majority leader called Trump's scheme to use the DOJ to overturn Georgia's presidential election results "attempted sedition."
The Senate Minority Leader told fellow GOP senators that a short delay would give Trump time to prepare and stand up his legal team, ensuring due process.
The Senate's voted 84-10 to confirm Avril Haines as the president's director of national intelligence, after having three Democratic senators sworn into office.
Several other lawmakers from both parties are urging Mike Pence to invoke the 25th Amendment, which allows the vice president to take over presidential duties.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell proposed loading up a relief bill with other White House priorities that appeared destined to fail.