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Politics Nov 15What to watch during Friday’s impeachment hearing with Yovanovitch
Congress digs into the testimony of former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch at 9 a.m. on the second day of public impeachment hearings against the nation’s 45th president.
Politics Oct 27California Rep. Katie Hill resigns amid ethics probe
Democratic congresswoman Katie Hill of California has resigned amid an ethics probe and revelations of an affair with a campaign staffer.
Politics Oct 22Diplomat testifies that Trump linked aid for Ukraine to demand for probe
"I think it's crazy to withhold security assistance for help with a political campaign," William Taylor wrote in text messages to other officials discussing Ukraine.
Politics Sep 30Rudy Giuliani subpoenaed over Trump whistleblower complaint
House Democrats have subpoenaed President Donald Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani for documents related to his interactions with Ukrainian officials.
Politics Sep 30McConnell says he’d have ‘no choice’ but to take up impeachment if House acts
The Senate majority leader told CNBC on Monday that the Senate rules require him to take up the articles of impeachment if the House approves them.
Politics Sep 30Trump suggests Democrats are committing treason. Here’s what the Constitution says
President Donald Trump threw a new round of counter-punches against his opponents Monday by hammering home the suggestion that they should be arrested and charged with treason.
Politics Sep 30GOP offers mixed messages on Trump Ukraine controversy
A parade of Republicans erupted into a surge of second-guessing on the talk show circuit Sunday as Democrats press forward with their impeachment inquiry.
Politics Sep 16WATCH: Corey Lewandowski testifies before Congress
The first impeachment hearing held by House Democrats Tuesday quickly turned hostile as their sole witness, former Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski, stonewalled many of their questions and declared they were "focusing on petty and personal politics."…
Politics Aug 19No. 4 House Democrat issues call for Trump impeachment inquiry
Rep. Ben Ray Luján on Monday became the highest-ranking Democrat in the House to call for an impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump, saying it's time to hold him accountable.
Politics Aug 12The other ‘squad’: moderate female Democrats try to establish their brand ahead of 2020
The alterna-squad consists of women possessing deep military and intelligence experience, now voices of moderation in a party often portrayed as veering sharply left.