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How Trump’s Impeachment Changes Dems’ Final Sprint in Iowa

At 1 p.m. on Tuesday afternoon, every senator participating in the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump will be commanded by the Senate sergeant-at-arms “to keep silent upon pain of imprisonment.”

But for the four senators who also happen to be running to replace Trump as president, silence will feel a little like imprisonment.

With the Iowa caucuses less than two weeks away, the sudden removal of four Democratic presidential hopefuls from the field—including three of the five highest-polling candidates—presents an unprecedented challenge for campaigns desperate to prove their staying power in the early states.

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