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Biden White House Seeks To Turn Page On Trump

WASHINGTON: The end of former President Donald Trumps impeachment trial opens a new chapter for his successor in the White House.But while President Joe Biden and his team are eager to move past the impeachment, the bitterly partisan tone of the proceedings underscores the deep challenges ahead as the president and his party try to push forward their agenda and address historic crises.Biden, who was at the Camp David presidential retreat when the Senate voted Saturday to acquit Trump, had acknowledged that Democrats needed to hold the former president responsible for the siege of the U.S. Capitol but did not welcome the way it distracted from his agenda.The trial ended with every Democrat and seven Republicans voting to convict Trump, but the 57-43 vote was far from the two-third thres...