Spooktacular: Impeachment Rules, Twitter Ads, Dressed-Up Pets

Spooktacular: Impeachment Rules, Twitter Ads, Dressed-Up Pets

Skimm This - October 31, 2019 - 11:32

The House of Representatives set the ground rules for its impeachment investigation into President Trump today. The next phase of the process – televised impeachment hearings – could start in less than two weeks. We’ll break down what to expect going forward and how Democrats and Republicans voted today. Meanwhile, Twitter says it’s so over politics and will start banning political ads next month. We’ll look at how that move affects Twitter’s bottom line. Also on today’s show: grocery delivery wars are becoming a thing, and so is dressing up your pet for Halloween.

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