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Footraces, odysseys and waning decorum
View of impeachment trial from the gallery

A minor footrace for the mic occurred on the Senate floor on Jan. 30 (Screenshot/Senate Recording Studio)

Coverage of the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump has been famously restrictive, specifically if you're trying to capture visuals in the room. 

Watch as CQ Roll Call's Griffin Connolly breaks down some of the weird, wonky and devolving atmosphere that you're not seeing on camera. 

State of the Union: Draft after draft

Rep. Josh Gottheimer, D-N.J., speaks with reporters following the final votes of the week on Dec. 12, 2019. (Caroline Brehman/CQ Roll Call)

Rep. Josh Gottheimer was one of the youngest staffers on the Clinton administration’s speech writing team.

“The good news is I was only 23 so I don’t think I realized just how overwhelmed I should have been by being in the West Wing,” said Gottheimer while showing CQ Roll Call the Clinton speech memorabilia adorning his walls.

Capitol Ink | Intelligence Community

Trump Says U.S. Meeting with North Korea in 3 to 4 Weeks
President frequently lashes out at political foes during Michigan rally

President Donald Trump speaks to supporters during a campaign rally on Saturday in Washington Michigan. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

The long awaited meeting between the United States and North Korea is likely to occur before the end of May, President Donald Trump suggested Saturday evening during a rally in Washington, Michigan.

“I think we’ll have a meeting over the next three or four weeks,” Trump said. “It will be a very important meeting.”