As Impeachment Hearings Begin, Portman Says He's Keeping An Open Mind

Nov 13, 2019

U.S. Senator Rob Portman

Majority Democrats in the U.S. House begin public impeachment inquiry hearings regarding President Trump today. 

Members  of the Republican-controlled U.S. Senate are waiting to see what new information comes out. That includes Ohio's Rob Portman, who spoke with reporters on a conference call ahead of the hearings:

Portman says he will be watching the hearings and reading transcripts with an open mind. He says the Senate should also listen before taking a vote.