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Politics Jan 13WATCH: McConnell says he’ll ‘strongly oppose’ the war powers resolution
The Senate majority leader said that the measure, co-sponsored by two Republicans, would send the wrong message to U.S. allies after the Trump administration killed Iran's top general earlier this month.
Politics Dec 19WATCH: McConnell blasts House impeachment, pledges Senate action
A trial in the Republican-controlled Senate would almost certainly result in Trump being acquitted of the charges.
Politics Dec 19WATCH: Pelosi insists on Senate impeachment trial details before sending charges
Pelosi was upbeat the morning after the historic vote that made Trump only the third president in U.S. history to be impeached.
Politics Dec 18Pelosi’s role in Trump impeachment will shape legacy
Being remembered for impeachment is not something she relishes after a career spanning six presidents, several wars, passage of the Affordable Care Act and her own debut as speaker, second in line to the presidency. But she said Trump had…
Politics Dec 05WATCH: Pelosi fires back at reporter who asks if she ‘hates’ Trump
“I don't hate anybody,” House Speaker Nancy Pelosi responded.
Politics Nov 19‘I am an American,’ Vindman reminds Trump allies in hearing
With that, the Iraq War veteran, his chest flush with ribbons and commendations, tersely reminded Republican lawmakers questioning his judgment and loyalty just whom they were trying to discredit as the impeachment drive against President Donald Trump veered into the…
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.