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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.
Politics Jul 25WATCH: Pelosi and House Democrats vow to ‘own August’ on issues
Majority Democrats gathered on the House steps under brilliant sunshine Thursday to talk policy goals as they prepared to leave Washington for five weeks.
Politics Jul 22WATCH: Robert Mueller testifies before Congress
On Wednesday, former special counsel Robert Mueller is scheduled to testify before House lawmakers at 8:30 a.m. EDT. Watch live here, starting with the PBS NewsHour's Mueller hearing pre-show at 6 a.m. EDT.
Politics Jun 27What to watch on the second Dem debate
Debate night No. 2 marks the first time top-tier presidential candidates will confront one another in person over who is best fit to lead the Democratic effort to oust President Donald Trump in 2020.
Politics Jun 24Sanders unveils bill to cancel all student debt
Sen. Bernie Sanders' effort would cancel $1.6 trillion of debt and save the average borrower about $3,000 a year.