Should Mitch McConnell recuse himself from impeachment proceedings?

As the Senate Majority Leader, Mitch McConnell is responsible for guiding the impeachment proceedings against President Trump in the Senate. However, some argue that McConnell should recuse himself from the proceedings due to his close relationship with Trump and his public statements indicating that he is not impartial. McConnell has refused to recuse himself, stating that he will remain impartial and follow the Senate rules. Critics argue that McConnell’s refusal to recuse himself undermines the credibility of the impeachment trial and raises concerns about fairness and impartiality. Ultimately, the decision on whether McConnell should recuse himself rests with him and with the Senate as a whole.

Republican and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell promised on Fox News that he would be taking cues directly from the …