Chuck Hagel

Chris Dodd, Lowell Weicker and Joe Lieberman: Senate must not abdicate oversight role during Trump crisis

Chris Dodd, Lowell Weicker and Joe Lieberman: Senate must not abdicate oversight role during Trump crisis

There’s no love lost between Lowell Weicker Jr. and Joe Lieberman, but there is something that’s brought these rivals together 20 years after their 1988 Senate race: Donald Trump.

They’re part of a bipartisan group of 44 former U.S. senators who penned an op-ed piece this week in the Washington Post urging the Senate not to abdicate its historic checks and balances as the nation braces for the release of special counsel Robert Mueller’s...

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