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House Democrats subpoena former Trump campaign manager Lewandowski and ex-White House official Dearborn

August 16, 2019
Rachael Bade | The Washington Post
House Democrats on Thursday subpoenaed former Trump campaign aide Corey Lewandowski and ex-White House official Rick Dearborn, compulsory summons that pro-impeachment lawmakers hope will build public support for ousting President Trump.
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Nadler presses ahead with impeachment probe as Pelosi keeps door open

August 9, 2019
Manu Raju, Jeremy Herb | CNN
The House Judiciary Committee is now engaged in a full-blown investigation and legal fight with the goal of deciding whether to recommend articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump by the end of the year, according to Democratic officials involved in the effort.
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Democrats ask federal judge to force testimony from ex-White House counsel McGahn

August 8, 2019
Ellen Nakashima, Karoun Demirjian | The Washington Post
The House Judiciary Committee asked a federal judge on Wednesday to compel testimony from former White House counsel Donald McGahn, whom lawmakers consider their “most important” witness in any potential impeachment proceeding against President Trump.
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House Judiciary chairman says panel could move to impeach by end of year

August 6, 2019
Manu Raju | CNN
House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler said Monday that his panel could move to impeach President Donald Trump by the end of the year, laying out an ambitious fall schedule that could lead to a history-making move by House Democrats to try to remove the President from office.
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Mueller, in occasionally halting testimony, points to foreign interference and offers some sharp criticism of Trump

July 25, 2019
Devlin Barrett, Rosalind Helderman, Karoun Demirjian, Matt Zapotosky | The Washington Post
Former special counsel Robert S. Mueller III, in quiet and occasionally halting testimony, warned Congress on Wednesday that Russia is still interfering with American democracy and offered some sharp criticism of President Trump.
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Trump Says Mueller Was ‘Horrible’ and Republicans ‘Had a Good Day’

July 25, 2019
Michael Shear, Lola Fadulu | The New York Times
President Trump declared himself vindicated by Wednesday’s congressional appearance of Robert S. Mueller III, the special counsel, calling it a “devastating” day for Democrats that exposed the Russia investigation as a “hoax” and a yearslong “phony cloud” over his head.
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Dems haven't yet ruled out impeachment

July 25, 2019
Nancy Cordes | CBS News
Former Special Counsel Robert Mueller appeared before two congressional committees on Wednesday. He mainly stuck to the script laid out in his written report, and sometimes appeared to struggle with questions. He said Russian election interference remains a threat, and emphasized that his investigation did not exonerate the President. Still, Mr. Trump declared victory.
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Sources: Trump irritated -- not anxious -- ahead of Mueller testimony

July 24, 2019
Manu Raju | CNN
Former Special Counsel Robert Mueller finally answering questions before Congress [Wednesday.] House Democrats, 88 of whom support an impeachment inquiry, hope that [Wednesday's] testimony will persuade millions more Americans that President Trump committed crimes and is unfit for office.
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Justice Department tells Mueller to not answer a wide swath of questions

July 23, 2019
Devlin Barrett, Matt Zapotosky | The Washington Post
The Justice Department instructed former special counsel Robert S. Mueller III in a letter Monday not to answer a wide variety of questions about his investigation of the president and Russian interference in the 2016 election — a fresh indication of how difficult it may be to extract any new information or insights about the high-profile investigation when he testifies to Congress on Wednesday.
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