“Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton was acquitted Saturday in an impeachment trial before the state Senate. He was accused of abusing his office to protect a political donor.
“Paxton has been suspended from his duties since May, when the Texas House of Representatives voted to impeach him.
“Saturday’s Senate vote automatically reinstates Paxton to his role as attorney general, a position he’s used to create a national profile as an advocate for conservative values and as a policy challenger of Democratic presidents.”
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