Mary Clare’s Recent Stories
Politics Oct 17WATCH: Trump held up Ukraine aid in part over election probe, Mulvaney says
The White House is acknowledging that President Donald Trump asked Ukraine's leader to investigate his country's role in meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign.
Politics Oct 15John Bolton called Giuliani a ‘hand grenade,’ former White House aide testified
The aide, Fiona Hill, testified for more than 10 hours on Monday as part of the Democrats' impeachment probe into Trump's dealings with Ukraine.
Politics Oct 14Fiona Hill, former National Security Council expert, testifies in Trump impeachment inquiry
Hill is the first White House official to appear as part of the House impeachment inquiry.
Politics Oct 14Ambassador to testify Trump assured him there was no ‘quid pro quo’
Gordon Sondland, Trump's hand-picked ambassador to the European Union, is among administration officials being subpoenaed to appear on Capitol Hill this week against the wishes of the White House.
Politics Oct 11Former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine says Trump pushed to oust her
Former U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch appeared to testify despite the White House's position that no administration officials cooperate with the probe.
Politics Oct 04Text messages show diplomats pushed Ukraine to investigate and dangled Trump visit
The pages lay out the raw contours of a potential quid-pro-quo exchange — Trump gets his political investigation of a top Democratic rival in return for some price to be paid by the new Ukraine leader.
Politics Oct 02Whistleblower spoke to Schiff aides before filing complaint
The whistleblower, a member of the intelligence community, contacted the committee for guidance on how to report “possible wrongdoing,” according to Patrick Boland, a spokesman for the Intelligence Committee’s chairman, Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif.
Politics Oct 02House Democrats say they will subpoena White House for documents
House Democrats want documents related to President Donald Trump's efforts to pressure Ukraine to investigate his political rival Joe Biden.
Politics Oct 02WATCH: Pompeo confirms he was on Trump-Ukraine phone call
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo did not give information about the contents of the call, saying only that he was well-versed in U.S. policy toward Ukraine.
Politics Oct 01Pompeo accuses Democrats of bullying in impeachment probe
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said in a letter to the House Foreign Affairs Committee that the requested dates they requested former career officials to appear are "not feasible."…