Articles Tagged 'impeachment'
Senate braces for fight over impeachment whistleblower testimony
Senators are reviving the fight over the whistleblower complaint at the center of the months-long impeachment effort against President Trump.
With Trump’s trial in the… READ MORE
Democrats seek to drive wedge between Trump, GOP on whistleblowers
Democrats are seeking to drive a wedge between President Trump and Senate Republicans on whether government whistleblowers should be protected from retaliation.
After the Senate… READ MORE
Senators, bruised by impeachment, hunt for deals
Senators are scouring for bipartisan bills as they try to put the divisive impeachment fight behind them.
The push for ideas that could breed common… READ MORE
Trump barrels into 2020 campaign, emboldened after acquittal
WASHINGTON (AP) — With the final gavel banging down Wednesday on impeachment, President Donald Trump barreled ahead in his reelection fight with a united Republican… READ MORE
Schiff closes with plea to GOP on Trump: ‘He is not who you are’
House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) closed his impeachment argument on Monday by pleading with GOP senators to vote to convict President Trump, arguing… READ MORE
Rand Paul Reads The Question He Wasn’t Allowed To Ask On The Senate Floor
Kentucky Republican Sen. Rand Paul on Thursday read the question he intended to ask during the Senate’s impeachment trial of President Donald Trump at a… READ MORE
Hakeem Jeffries Says Steele Dossier Doesn’t Count As Foreign Interference Because It Was ‘Purchased’
Democratic Rep. Hakeem Jeffries, one of the House impeachment managers, argued Thursday that Democrats’ hiring of a former British spy to collect dirt from Russian… READ MORE
Republicans vie for quick end to trial after witness vote Friday
Republicans, feeling increasingly confident the Senate will not vote to call new witnesses in the president’s impeachment trial, began plotting a path to acquittal perhaps… READ MORE
Justice Roberts blocks Sen. Paul from naming whistleblower, source says – and Paul may force the issue
Chief Justice of the United States John Roberts blocked Kentucky Republican Sen. Rand Paul from posing a question during the Senate impeachment trial Wednesday that… READ MORE
McConnell, Romney vie for influence over Trump’s trial
The fight over calling additional witnesses at President Trump’s impeachment trial has turned into a struggle for influence between Mitch McConnell and Mitt Romney.
The two Republican leaders — one the Senate majority leader, the other the GOP’s 2012 nominee for president — have two very different agendas.
McConnell has staked his reelection to a seventh term on helping Trump… READ MORE