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Politics Jan 06Congress demands answers from Trump about Soleimani killing
On Monday, two top Senate Democrats called on Trump to immediately declassify the administration’s reasoning for the strike on the Iranian official, Gen. Qassem Soleimani, saying there is “no legitimate justification” for keeping the information from the public.
Politics Jan 03WATCH: Trump launches ‘Evangelicals for Trump’ initiative
The president will host the kickoff meeting of “Evangelicals for Trump” just days after he was the subject a scathing editorial in the Christianity Today magazine that called for his removal from office.
Politics Dec 22Us vs. them: Trump aiming to use impeachment to rev up base
Using stark “us vs. them” language, President Trump and his reelection campaign have begun framing his impeachment not as a judgment on his conduct but as a referendum on how Democrats regard him and his supporters.
Politics Dec 15Democrats seek Bolton, Mulvaney for impeachment trial
Senate Democrats are proposing a weekslong Senate impeachment trial seeking testimony from four new witnesses including John Bolton and Mick Mulvaney over President Donald Trump's actions toward Ukraine, according to a detailed outlined released Sunday.
Politics Dec 15Washington bracing for impeachment as battle lines harden
The Democratic-controlled House planned to vote Wednesday on two articles of impeachment against the Republican president, and the decision whether to make Trump the third U.S. president in history to be impeached was expected to play out along party lines.
Politics Dec 13WATCH: Trump calls impeachment vote ’embarrassment’ to nation
President Donald Trump declared Friday's House committee vote to impeach him "an embarrassment to our country" and refused to back away from the charge that first ensnared him in the scandal. Almost simultaneous to the vote, Rudy Giuliani, the president's…
Politics Nov 27Trump was briefed on whistleblower complaint before Ukraine aid was released
President Trump was told about the complaint in late August in a briefing by White House Counsel Pat Cipollone and John Eisenberg, an attorney with the White House National Security Council, according to two officials not authorized to publicly discuss…
Health Nov 18Trump is backing off banning flavored e-cigarettes
Lobbyists, conservative groups and Republican lawmakers have warned Trump that a vaping crackdown could cost him with voters.
Politics Nov 15White House releases notes of 1st Trump-Zelensky call
There is no mention of corruption in the rough transcript released on Friday.
Nation Oct 25Trump Organization is exploring sale of Washington hotel
The Trump Organization says it will consider offers to buy it out of a 100-year lease of the building, partly to avoid criticism over conflicts of interest.