Ossoff, Warnock likely to be sworn in before Senate impeachment trial

WASHINGTON — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said he is inclined to wait until after Joe Biden is inaugurated before he begins the second impeachment trial of President Donald Trump. By that time, the two senators from Georgia are likely to have been sworn in. Once the state certifies the results of the Jan. 5 election, Jon Ossoff and the Rev. Raphael Warnock can take the oath of office in Washington. That should happen around the same time as the Jan. 20 inauguration. Their election pushed the number of Democrats in the Senate to 50; with Vice President-elect Kamala Harris having a tie…

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