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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 02, 2019 - 1:42 pm
BY MARY CLARE JALONICK and LISA MASCARO Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — More than half of Democrats support launching an impeachment inquiry, according to a tally by The Associated Press — a strong signal of ongoing liberal frustration with President Donald Trump. But it's a milestone that seems...
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July 26, 2019 - 12:43 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says she's not "running out the clock" on impeachment as lawmakers start a six-week summer recess without having delivered on a top liberal priority. Pelosi said the House would only take action against President Donald Trump "when we have what we need...
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In this June 13, 2019 file photo, Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington.  (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
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June 19, 2019 - 11:54 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday ruled out censuring President Donald Trump if the House doesn't impeach him, downplaying a less drastic censure as "a day at the beach" for the president. Pelosi, D-Calif., told reporters at a breakfast sponsored by the Christian Science Monitor...
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Associated Press
June 06, 2019 - 8:51 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The political clock is a significant factor in whether majority House Democrats launch any impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump. There's increasing pressure on House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to at least start an impeachment inquiry into whether Trump obstructed...
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Jeff Katz
June 06, 2019 - 8:48 am
Speaker Nancy Pelosi told senior Democrats that she’d like to see President Donald Trump “in prison” as she clashed with House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler in a meeting on Tuesday night over whether to launch impeachment proceedings. Pelosi met with Nadler (D-N.Y.) and several other top...
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Jeff Katz
June 05, 2019 - 12:26 pm
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) recently expressed concerns that the American public is not smart enough to truly understand the impeachment process. Pelosi has been hesitant to push for impeachment along with fellow members of her party. Prior to the 2018 midterm elections and Mueller report...
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Jeff Katz
May 31, 2019 - 9:13 am
Wednesday night on MSNBC’s The Last Word , host Lawrence O’Donnell was joined by former GOP Rep. Tom Coleman (MO) to discuss the media’s favorite topic: impeachment. O’Donnell introduced Coleman’s unique approach to impeachment: “You believe that the Mueller Report shows that the Trump presidency...
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Jeff Katz
May 23, 2019 - 1:10 pm
Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders told CNN's Jake Tapper it may be time for the House Judiciary Committee to begin hearings to decide if there are grounds for impeachment of President Donald Trump. Sen. Bernie Sanders: "It may well be time for an impeachment inquiry to begin."...
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Associated Press
May 23, 2019 - 9:50 am
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The politically powerful DeVos family said Wednesday that it is no longer financially backing a Michigan congressman who is the first Republican on Capitol Hill to accuse President Donald Trump of impeachable conduct. Nick Wasmiller, a spokesman for the family's RDV Corp.,...
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