Congress

In this image from video, House impeachment manager Rep. Jerrold Nadler, D-N.Y., speaks during the impeachment trial against President Donald Trump in the Senate at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Thursday, Jan. 23, 2020. (Senate Television via AP)
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January 23, 2020 - 4:46 pm
By LISA MASCARO, ERIC TUCKER and ZEKE MILLER Associated Press Eds: UPDATES: This updates with Democrats defending Joe Biden. ; With AP Photos.; AP Video. WASHINGTON (AP) — Pressing through a second day of impeachment arguments, House Democrats scoffed at President Donald Trump's claims that he had...
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House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff, D-Calif., departs the Capitol, late Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2020. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
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January 23, 2020 - 12:14 pm
By LISA MASCARO, ERIC TUCKER and ZEKE MILLER Associated Press Eds: UPDATES: This updates with details, new headline. Trial resumes at 1 p.m. AP Photos. WASHINGTON (AP) — The challenge is becoming increasingly clear for House Democrats prosecuting President Donald Trump's impeachment case as the...
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Jeff Katz
January 14, 2020 - 3:26 pm
Rapper Cardi B has apparently changed her mind about moving to Nigeria because of the "threat" of war with Iran, saying that she is now considering a run for a congressional seat. The former stripper made this earth-shattering announcement on Twitter, saying, "I think I want to be a politician.I...
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President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump exit Air Force One, Sunday, Jan. 5, 2020, at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., following a trip to his Mar-a-Lago estate. (AP Photo/Kevin Wolf)
(AP Photo/Kevin Wolf)
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January 06, 2020 - 9:17 am
By ROBERT BURNS and JONATHAN LEMIRE Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump insists that Iranian cultural sites are fair game for the U.S. military, dismissing concerns within his own administration that doing so could constitute a war crime under international law. He also warned...
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President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with Guatemalan President Jimmy Morales in the Oval Office of the White House, Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)
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December 18, 2019 - 12:48 pm
By JILL COLVIN and AAMER MADHANI, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — An incredulous and defiant President Donald Trump stared down Wednesday's impending impeachment vote as he has every obstacle in his presidency: broadcasting his grievances by tweet. The White House insisted Trump would be busy...
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Rep. Louie Gohmert, R-Texas, rubs his face during a House Judiciary Committee markup of the articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump, Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2019, on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
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December 12, 2019 - 9:36 am
By MARY CLARE JALONICK and LISA MASCARO, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The House Judiciary Committee opened a marathon session Thursday as the sharply partisan panel took the first steps toward voting on articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump. Democrats and Republicans launched...
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Nancy Pelosi, Jerry Nadler
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Jeff Katz
December 10, 2019 - 5:26 pm
House Democrats announced on Monday they would file two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump: abuse of power and obstruction of Congress. What was noticeably and ironically missing from these charges was the claim of bribery, which Democrats had been crying for weeks. There was...
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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., responds forcefully to a question from a reporter who asked if she hated President Trump, after announcing earlier that the House is moving forward to draft articles of impeachment. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
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December 05, 2019 - 2:48 pm
By LAURIE KELLMAN, Associated Press Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi promptly set a reporter, and by inference, all of Washington, straight: “Don’t mess with me.” Pelosi’s bristling response Thursday to a question about whether she “hates” President Donald Trump came two hours...
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December 04, 2019 - 4:50 pm
By TAMARA LUSH and BRENDAN FARRINGTON Associated Press ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Local and national GOP leaders distanced themselves Wednesday from a Florida congressional candidate who sent a fundraising letter stating that “anti-American radical Democrats” should be hung for treason. George...
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Jeff Katz
November 26, 2019 - 11:39 am
A federal judge ruled Monday that Don McGahn must testify before Congress about his time in the White House as its top lawyer, Politico reports. U.S. District Court Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson ruled that McGahn can't use President Trump's claim that he is "immune" from testifying before the House...
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