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Politics May 23WATCH: Pelosi questions Trump’s fitness for office
"I wish that his family or his administration or his staff would have an intervention for the good of the country," House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said at her weekly news conference, adding that she prays for him and the nation.
Politics Apr 22Nancy Pelosi urges Democrats to focus on ‘finding the truth’ before impeachment talk
In her first remarks on next steps, Pelosi acknowledged in a letter to rank-and-file Democrats that the party's officeholders have a range of views on how to proceed. But she counseled them repeatedly to go after facts, not resort to…
Politics Apr 22Former White House counsel McGahn subpoenaed by House Judiciary chairman
Rep. Jerrold Nadler said in a statement that Don McGahn is a "critical witness" about whether Trump obstructed justice in incidents described in the Mueller report.
Politics Apr 06Sanders, O’Rourke face off in Iowa; other hopefuls in NH, SC
It’s Bernie versus Beto in Iowa on a busy campaign weekend in the early nominating states.
Politics Mar 29Democrats intensify calls for Mueller report to be made public
Democrats say they may subpoena the report if it's not forthcoming by their Tuesday deadline.
Politics Mar 28Dems demand full release of 300-page Mueller Report
Democrats argued Attorney General William Barr's four-page summary was gravely inadequate and called for the full findings to be quickly released.
Politics Mar 27Congress could get Mueller report in April, Graham says
South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham told The Associated Press on Wednesday that he had dinner the previous evening with Attorney General William Barr, who said he is willing to testify before Graham's committee after he sends the report to Congress.
Politics Mar 20Republicans defend the late John McCain against Trump’s attacks
Senators defied Trump's apparently unprovoked declaration that he's "not a fan" of McCain because he cast the deciding vote against the Republican repeal of national health care.
World Mar 11Leaders invite NATO secretary-general to address Congress
Leaders of both parties are inviting NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg to address a joint meeting of Congress next month around the 70th anniversary of the trans-Atlantic alliance.
Politics Mar 07WATCH: House approves resolution condemning anti-Semitism, other bigotry
The one-sided 407-23 vote belied the emotional infighting over how to respond to freshman Rep. Ilhan Omar's recent comments suggesting House supporters of Israel have dual allegiances.