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February 07, 2020 - 3:36 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Democratic lawmakers in Virginia are advancing legislation to ban the sale of assault weapons and the possession of high-capacity magazines despite fierce opposition from gun owners. A state House committee on Friday advanced a legislation backed by Gov. Ralph Northam on Friday...
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House Judiciary Committee ranking member Rep. Doug Collins, R-Ga., speaks as the House Judiciary Committee hears investigative findings in the impeachment inquiry of President Trump, Monday, Dec. 9, 2019, on Capitol Hill. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
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December 09, 2019 - 3:12 pm
By LISA MASCARO and MARY CLARE JALONICK Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Top House lawyers sparred with lawmakers and each other in an acrimonious hearing Monday over the impeachment case against President Donald Trump as Democrats prepare formal charges. Democrats insisted that Trump's push to...
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House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler, D, joined by Raul Grijalva, D, looks over notes as he joins House Democrats before passing the Voting Rights Advancement Act.  (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
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December 09, 2019 - 9:17 am
By HOPE YEN and LISA MASCARO Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Pushing ahead with articles of impeachment, the House Judiciary Committee convenes Monday to formally receive the investigative findings against President Donald Trump as the White House and its allies launch an aggressive attack on...
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President Donald Trump speaks with reporters on the South Lawn of the White House before departing, Monday, Dec. 2, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
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December 03, 2019 - 6:47 am
By LISA MASCARO and MARY CLARE JALONICK Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The House is plunging into a landmark impeachment week, with Democrats who once hoped to sway Republicans now facing the prospect of an ever-hardening partisan split over the question of removing President Donald Trump from...
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September 17, 2019 - 3:24 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Corey Lewandowski's appearance before the House Judiciary Committee (all times local): 3:05 p.m. Corey Lewandowski is confirming that President Donald Trump asked him to urge Jeff Sessions to reverse himself and oversee the Russia investigation. Lewandowski never...
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September 12, 2019 - 11:24 am
By MARY CLARE JALONICK, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler says there's no confusion about what his committee is doing: It's an impeachment investigation, no matter how you want to phrase it. Nadler tried to clear up any misconceptions Thursday as...
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August 26, 2019 - 1:58 pm
By MARY CLARE JALONICK Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The House Judiciary Committee has subpoenaed former White House staff secretary Rob Porter as part of its investigation into President Donald Trump's conduct in office and whether he should be impeached. The subpoena demands that Porter...
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August 07, 2019 - 5:08 pm
By MARY CLARE JALONICK Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The House Judiciary Committee took another step toward possible impeachment proceedings, filing a lawsuit in federal court on Wednesday aimed at forcing former White House counsel Donald McGahn to testify about his interactions with...
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August 06, 2019 - 6:14 pm
Washington D.C. _ The Chairman of the committee on Homeland Security, Bennie Thompson, and Ranking Member Mike Rogers have written a letter to the owner of the Extremist website 8chan, to demand that he appear before congress in the wake of the mass shooting in El Paso Texas, as well as other past...
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July 30, 2019 - 12:47 pm
By ALAN FRAM Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — A mass departure of top aides has shaken House Democrats' campaign arm after Hispanic and black members of Congress complained that the staff lacked diversity. Illinois Rep. Cheri Bustos is chairwoman of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee...
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