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Politics May 14Democrats set hearing for ex-White House lawyer over Russia probe
The House Judiciary panel has set a May 21 hearing for testimony from former White House counsel Don McGahn.
Politics May 08Trump invokes executive privilege to block full report release
The White House is invoking executive privilege, reserving the right to block the full release of special counsel Robert Mueller's report on the Russia probe, escalating President Donald Trump's battle with Congress.
Politics May 08Nadler: ‘Constitutional crisis’ over Mueller report dispute
The House Judiciary chairman said the Trump administration’s refusal to provide special counsel Robert Mueller’s full Russia report to Congress presents a “constitutional crisis,” leaving the panel no choice but to move forward with a contempt vote against Attorney General…
Politics May 07WATCH: McConnell says ‘case closed’ on Mueller probe
McConnell is set to outline how special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation went on for two years and the "exhaustive" probe is now complete.
Politics Apr 30WATCH: Democrats say Trump agreed to spend $2 trillion on infrastructure
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said the two sides agreed that infrastructure investments create jobs and make the United States more competitive economically with the rest of the world. Most importantly, Schumer said, "we agreed on a number."…
Politics Apr 19House Judiciary Chair issues subpoena for Mueller report
While Mueller declined to prosecute Trump on obstruction of justice, he did not exonerate the president, all but leaving the question to Congress.
Politics Apr 12House Democrats mark their 1st 100 days with wins, stumbles
As the Democratic freshmen lawmakers round the first 100 days of their new majority in the House, they're taking stock of their accomplishments, noting the stumbles and marking their place as a front line of resistance to President Donald Trump.
Politics Apr 10Pelosi says Barr’s comments undermine his role
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says she doesn't trust Attorney General William Barr, and she suggests his congressional testimony Wednesday undermines his independence as the nation's top law enforcement officer.
Politics Apr 03Trump says he never expected health care vote before 2020 election
First Trump said it was his choice to push off the health care votes. Then he said he never planned for there to be any votes at all until after 2020.
Politics Mar 30GOP scrambles to deal with Trump’s decision on health care
President Donald Trump's decision to revive the fight over the Affordable Care Act has stirred a political and policy debate among Republicans on how best to approach the divisive issue heading into the 2020 election.