CNN canceled its upcoming town halls featuring Democrat presidential candidates slated for next week due to the ongoing Senate impeachment trial, the outlet reported on Thursday.
CNN was slated to hold a two-day town hall event for the Democrat presidential candidates at Drake University on Tuesday, January 28, and Wednesday, January 29, just days before the February 3 Iowa caucuses.
“The cancellation shows how the impeachment trial is upending the 2020 campaign schedule just days before the Iowa caucuses,” CNN noted.
The development comes days after Sanders announced the cancellation of his scheduled campaign event at the University of Northern Iowa in Cedar Falls.
Sanders will not be able to attend tomorrow’s rally due to the impeachment schedule in the U.S. Senate,” the campaign said in a statement on Tuesday: