President Donald Trump’s spokesman said Trump wants an impeachment trial to go forward in the U.S. Senate. He wants to receive due process there and expects Joe Biden to be among the witnesses. According to Reuters, he wants it to be in the Senate..
A Democratic-led U.S. congressional committee is working on getting President Donald Trump’s financial records. The committee urged the U.S. Supreme Court to not prevent Trump’s accounting firm from handing over the records. The House of..
Top White House officials and GOP senators agree that a full trial should be conducted. This is if the House impeaches President Donald Trump, according to Politico.com. The White House wants the Senate to hold a trial of some length/ They also want..
The head of the U.S. House Intelligence Committee, Adam Schiff, and the top Republican on the committee, Devin Nunes, gave their opening remarks during the fifth and last scheduled day of public hearings.
The US Secretary of State played a more central role than previously known in President Donald Trump’s Ukraine dealings. That's according to testimony on Wednesday in the House of Representatives' impeachment investigation. According to Reuters, the..
The United States Senate unanimously passed a bill on Wednesday that would protect human rights in Hong Kong, coming as anti-government protesters continue to be trapped at the Polytechnic University in Hong Kong, with more than a thousand arrests..
President Donald Trump on Tuesday accused Speaker of the House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi of delaying a vote to approve the USMCA trade pact between the United States, Canada and Mexico in order to secure support for her impeachment inquiry.
In the hearing room Tuesday, GOP lawmakers thanked Army Lieutenant Colonel Alexander Vindman for his service. On television, they appeared keen not to cross a line that would upset constituents with military service backgrounds. However, Reuters..
US Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell doesn't believe President Donald Trump can be removed from office. Tuesday, McConnell dismissed the likelihood that his GOP-led chamber would cast enough votes to remove Trump. According to Reuters, that's if..
A foreign policy aide to Vice President Mike Pence testified in front of Congress. Jennifer Williams said the call between President Donald Trump and his Ukrainian counterpart was “inappropriate.” According to Reuters, she said Trump insisted..
Republican Kentucky governor Matt Bevin was supported by President Donald Trump. Although he lost against Democrat Andy Beshear in a tight race he didn’t admit defeat. According to Reuters, Bevin is now finally conceding his loss and said he will no..
The White House said it’s unable to work with Democrats in Congress because of impeachment proceedings. Former President Bill Clinton rejected the claim as an “excuse.” Attorney General William Barr said the Trump administration wants to..
A former Trump White House adviser wants to block Mick Mulvaney from joining a lawsuit. The suit seeks to clarify whether the House can force testimony in an impeachment investigation from presidential advisers. Charles Kupperman stepped down last..
White House Chief of staff Mick Mulvaney received a subpoena. He must appear before the House Intelligence Committee as part of President Donald Trump’s impeachment inquiry. An official said Mulvaney “has the opportunity to uphold his oath to the..
The House of Representatives says it no longer needs to subpoena Charles Kupperman for his testimony. According to CNN, Kupperman is President Donald Trump's former deputy national security adviser. It's another sign that Democrats don't want or feel..
Rep. Jackie Speier (D-CA) set a five-day timeline on Sunday for the release of deposition transcripts. According to Politico, they're part of the House's impeachment probe into President Donald Trump. I think you’re going to see all of the..
The whistleblower whose complaint led to the impeachment inquiry against President Trump has reached out to the GOP. The official has offered to communicate directly with Republicans on the intelligence committee leading the inquiry. The action was in..
The U.S. Department of Justice on Saturday released 500 pages of documents. According to Reuters, the documents are related to former Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report. The Mueller report detailed Russian meddling in the 2016 US presidential..
A sharply divided House of Representatives has approved the rules for its impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump. Thursday’s near party-line 232-196 roll call was the chamber’s first formal vote on a process that is likely to take months,..
Former Republican member of the House of Representative Sean Duffy began work as as one of CNN's paid contributors. According to Politico, he's expected to defend President Donald Trump. But defending Trumpism on CNN is more perilous than taking the..
Senate Republicans are coming together to condemn an inquiry to impeach President Donald Trump. Sen. Josh Hawley criticized the House Democrats’s process and said a GOP resolution is still needed. According to Politico, He said the stuff they are..
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar all endorsed Sen. Bernie Sanders. The three cited Sanders’ policy platform and his call for a “political revolution.” Yet Sanders has supported the three young women when few defended them...
Adam Schiff says Democrats will not go to court to compel witnesses to testify. This is in reference to the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump. Instead, Schiff said, House Democrats will use the White House's stonewalling. The..
Former Detroit Representative John Conyers has died. Conyers was the longest-serving black congressman and was co-founder of Black Caucus. The Detroit Democrat served from 1965 until a sexual harassment scandal led to his resignation in 2017. He was..
The late Elijah Cummings, a veteran Democratic lawmaker will be eulogized on Friday by former presidents Obama and Clinton. Hillary Clinton will also be among those honoring Cummings at the funeral service in Baltimore, Maryland. Cummings was the son..
Tim Ryan Drops out of 2020 Presidential Race. The Ohio Democratic congressman made the announcement on Thursday. I’m announcing today that I am withdrawing from the Presidential campaign. I got into this race in April to really give voice to the..
Rep. Elijah Cummings will lie in state on Thursday at the US Capitol building. Business Insider says he will be the first black lawmaker to receive the honor. Rosa Parks, a figure of the civil rights movement, received a similar honor for private..
Alt-right darling Steve Bannon is launching a new radio show and podcast about the impeachment process. Specifically, the witnesses and the evidence related to the impeachment inquiry. Politico reports the hour long show starts on Wednesday and is..
James Jeffrey is US President Donald Trump’s special representative for Syria. Jeffrey said on Tuesday that “dozens” of Islamic State fighters had been freed since Turkey began its incursion in northeastern Syria. Reuters reports Jeffrey..
House Republicans are mounting a fresh offensive against Democrats’ impeachment inquiry. Donald Trump demanded on Monday that Republicans “get tougher and fight” on his behalf. The latest GOP attack will come Monday night, when they force the..
Two American businessmen charged with conspiring to violate campaign finance laws pleaded not guilty on Thursday. Andrey Kukushkin and David Correia entered their pleas before a U.S. District Judge in federal court in Manhattan. The pair are former..
Reuters reports US Secretary of Energy Rick Perry has told President Donald Trump he will step down. Perry's departure comes a day before a deadline set by Democrats in the US House of Representatives. Perry is engulfed in the largest scandal yet to..
Will we or won't we? That's the ever-lasting question on the minds of investors when it comes to the U.S.-China trade talks. Gene Goldman, CIO of Cetera, and Jacob Sonenshine, reporter with TheStreet, break down whether or not a trade deal is feasible..
Rep. Elijah Cummings, a longtime Maryland Democrat has died at age 68. His office confirmed he died of "complications concerning longstanding health challenges". The congressman served as the chairman of the House Oversight and Reform Committee. Rep...
President Donald Trump accused House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of having an “unhinged meltdown.” This came after Pelosi said Trump was “shaken” by the House voting in favor of a resolution condemning his Syria retreat. According to Business..
The House Intelligence Committee will release transcripts of witness interviews in the impeachment probe of President Donald Trump. Reuters reports committee chairman U.S. Representative Adam Schiff (D-CA) made the announcement Wednesday. Rep. Schiff..