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Jim Jordan facing new accusation that he ignored warnings of sexual abuse at Ohio State

November 9, 2019
Geoff Bennett | NBC News
In a lawsuit filed Thursday, a college wrestling referee says he told Congressman Jim Jordan - then Ohio State’s assistant wrestling coach - that the team’s physician Richard Straus performed a sex act in front of him in the shower. Jordan has previously denied any knowledge of abuse and is not named as a defendant in the lawsuit. Jordan has called the accusations politically-motivated.
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Pence aide Jennifer Williams arrives to testify in impeachment probe

November 7, 2019
Geoff Bennett | NBC News
Jennifer Williams, a longtime aide to Vice President Pence, is testifying behind closed doors in the House's impeachment inquiry.
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Trump and McConnell fall short in Kentucky — but remain steady allies in Washington

November 7, 2019
Seung Min Kim, Josh Dawsey | The Washington Post
McConnell was instrumental in persuading Trump to aid Bevin earlier this year, warning him that a Republican loss in conservative Kentucky would be interpreted as a sign of political weakness ahead of 2020. Trump jetted into Lexington, Ky., in the final hours of the race in an attempt to bolster Bevin, framing the embattled governor’s reelection as a referendum on himself and the House Democrats’ impeachment investigation.
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Senate impeachment trial to test chief justice who has tangled with Trump

November 6, 2019
Seung Min Kim, Robert Barnes | The Washington Post
If Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. is called upon to preside over a Senate impeachment trial of President Trump, it will be the most high-profile and likely unwelcome test of his skills as neutral arbiter. Roberts steps into a precarious spot after a spat with Trump last year over the president’s derogatory remarks about federal judges and sharp criticism from both Democrats and Republicans in the Senate about Supreme Court rulings.
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Key Insights from Transcripts of Depositions with Amb. Yovanovitch, Michael McKinley

November 5, 2019
Lisa Desjardins, Yamiche Alcindor, Amna Nawaz, Nick Schifrin | The PBS NewsHour
Monday marked a milestone in the House impeachment inquiry, as almost 500 pages’ worth of transcripts from two of the investigation’s closed-door witness depositions were publicly released.
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Giuliani Associate Lev Parnas is willing to comply with House Impeachment Inquiry, his attorney says

November 5, 2019
Rosalind Helderman, Josh Dawsey, Deanna Paul, Tom Hamburger | The Washington Post
An attorney for Lev Parnas, an associate of Rudolph W. Giuliani who was charged last month with campaign finance violations, said Monday that his client is willing to comply with the House impeachment inquiry — and challenged the notion that President Trump does not know Parnas.
Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ)
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Impeachment Trial Could Be A "Disaster" For Senators In 2020 Race

November 5, 2019
Susan Davis, Scott Detrow, Asma Khalid | NPR
All six U.S. Senators still running for president are backing the House's impeachment inquiry. But now that the lawmakers may be getting what they want, many political operatives see it as a train wreck for their presidential campaigns.
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Whistleblower Offers to Answer GOP Questions

November 4, 2019
Nancy Cordes | CBS News
The government whistleblower who triggered the House impeachment inquiry into President Trump is now offering to answer questions from Republicans lawmakers. Mr. Trump repeated Sunday that the person's name should be revealed.
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After House approves impeachment procedures, what happens next?

November 1, 2019
Lisa Desjardins, Yamiche Alcindor | The PBS NewsHour
The House of Representatives voted Thursday to approve rules governing the impeachment process. Every House Republican opposed the resolution, while all but two Democrats supported it.
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