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Nation Apr 15Former Vice President Pence undergoes surgery to implant pacemaker
His office says that Wednesday's operation in Virginia went well and that Pence "is expected to fully recover and return to normal activity in the coming days."…
Politics Apr 07Pence launches group as Trump officials line up new roles
Shunned by corporate big money gigs, he and other Trump officials are instead opening their own shops and embracing Trump's legacy as they seek to capitalize on his continued popularity with the Republican base.
Politics Mar 18Republicans seize on immigration as border crossings increase
The GOP is hoping immigration can unite the party heading into next year's elections, when control of Congress is at stake.
Politics Feb 28Trump calls for GOP unity, says he won’t start another party
Taking the stage for the first time since leaving office, former President Donald Trump on Sunday called for Republican Party unity in a speech at a conservative political conference, even as he exacerbated its divisions and made clear he intended…
Politics Feb 18Trump-McConnell feud could threaten Republicans’ path to power
Leading GOP strategists say the exploding feud is a distraction at best and, at worst, a direct threat to a political comeback.
Politics Feb 15Trump looks to reassert himself after impeachment acquittal
Trump is feeling emboldened by the trial's outcome and is expected to reemerge from a self-imposed hibernation. And he's eyeing ways to reassert his power.
Politics Feb 12WATCH: Trump’s team offers opening arguments during impeachment trial
Acknowledging the horrors of the January day is meant to blunt the visceral impact of the House Democrats' case and quickly pivot to what Trump's defenders see as the core — and more winnable — issue of the trial: Whether…
Politics Feb 11WATCH: Trump ‘lit the fuse’ of the Capitol insurrection, Rep. DeGette says
Democratic prosecutors in Donald Trump's impeachment trial say rioters believed they were are acting on the "president's orders" to storm the Capitol to undo Joe Biden's election victory.
Politics Feb 10WATCH: Trump’s second impeachment trial | Day 3
House prosecutors concluded two days of emotional arguments in Donald Trump’s impeachment trial late Thursday, insisting the Capitol invaders believed they were acting on “the president’s orders” to stop Joe Biden's election.
Politics Feb 10WATCH: Democrats call Trump ‘inciter in chief’ of Capitol attack
The first full day of arguments are beginning in Donald Trump’s impeachment trial, as House Democratic prosecutors said the former president was no “innocent bystander” but the “inciter in chief” of deadly attack at the Capitol to overturn the election.