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'Not above the law': Democrats hit back as Trump tries to block impeachment process

The Democrat Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi has said the president is "not above the law" after Donald Trump refused to cooperate with the impeachment probe....

'Not above the law': Democrats hit back as Trump tries to block impeachment process

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A majority of House Democrats back impeachment inquiry of Trump, according to an analysis by The Washington Post Amid growing support for impeachment, House Speaker Pelosi said the president “will be held accountable” but stopped short of endorsing formal proceedings....
06:00, 2019-08-04

Nearly half of House Democrats back impeachment inquiry of Trump, amplified by calls from presidential candidates The push to oust Trump was also accelerated by Mueller’s testimony confirming that the president could be charged with obstruction of justice after he leaves office....
02:34, 2019-08-02

Klobuchar supports Trump impeachment process ‘beginning now’ NEW YORK (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Amy Klobuchar says she would support impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump “beginning now.” The Minnesota senator’s comment to CNN Friday followed Trump’s statement this week that he’d take information f...
19:34, 2019-06-14

How Long Could the Trump Impeachment Process Last? Use Our Interactive Timeline to Find Out In the one week since Speaker Nancy Pelosi consecrated the long-running impeachment groundswell in the House, Donald Trump’s presidency until now has felt like a political adaptation of “Papa Was a Rollin’ Stone.” The 12-minute Motown opus, rearranged for The Temptations from...
16:34, 2019-10-01

Impeachment chaos: Pols can’t agree on whether or not they’ve launched process to oust Trump The phrase “constitutional crisis” has been used by House Democrats to describe Donald Trump's presidency -- but it turns out they may be creating one of their own....
07:00, 2019-08-13

Back home, Democrats hear a lot, or not much, on impeachment YORKTOWN, Va. (AP) — In suburban Philadelphia, it took about eight minutes into the question-and-answer session at freshman Rep. Madeleine Dean’s town hall for someone to ask about impeachment. It came up only indirectly at a town hall in Southern California. And in Yorktown, Va., it never got...
08:00, 2019-06-01

Democrats and some Republicans question Trump’s vetting process after Shanahan withdrawal Senators wonder why they weren’t told sooner about the domestic abuse allegations involving Shanahan, but they are divided over whether to investigate the matter further....
02:00, 2019-06-19

The market & impeachment: May Trump process be worse on stocks than Nixon, Clinton probes? Here's how stocks fared when Nixon and Clinton faced impeachment. What could happen to markets and your 401(k) during a Trump impeachment?       ...
14:17, 2019-10-13

Mueller must testify in Congress before any Trump impeachment process begins: Democratic Rep. Garamendi A House Democrat said Wednesday that he wants to hear testimony from Special Counsel Robert Mueller before any impeachment process begins against President Trump. ...
19:34, 2019-05-22

More Than Half the House Democrats Officially Back an Impeachment Push More than half of the House Democratic caucus now support opening an impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump, with Florida Rep. Ted Deutch officially backing the push in an opinion piece published by the Sun Sentinel on Thursday....
16:00, 2019-08-01

Majority of Democrats on House Judiciary Committee now back impeachment The majority of Democrats on the House Judiciary Committee now publicly support opening an impeachment inquiry, according to a review of recent statements by the committee's 24 Democrats.Rep. Eric Swalwell's embracement of calls for an impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump on Thursday morni...
20:00, 2019-06-13

A majority of House Democrats back impeachment, according to an analysis by The Washington Post The push to remove Trump has been accelerated by testimony from former special counsel Robert S. Mueller III confirming that the president could be charged with obstruction of justice after he leaves office...
21:34, 2019-08-02

Back Home, House Democrats Tread Carefully on Impeachment and 2020 A tricky balancing act is underway for Democrats in battleground districts: protecting political gains from 2018 while selling voters on an inquiry into the president....
05:51, 2019-09-30

Pelosi faces twin challenge on Trump impeachment — tamp down talk and give nation a tutorial on the process Democratic proponents envision a speedy procedure similar to the impeachment of President Bill Clinton, while the House speaker is thinking about a deliberate approach....
22:00, 2019-06-06

Back home, at-risk Democrats face voters' partisan divide on impeachment Speaking before a rowdy and divided crowd of about 200 at an indoor shooting range Tuesday evening, first-term House Democratic Congresswoman Haley Stevens from Michigan faced angry Republican voters who lashed out at her party's push for gun control - as well as its treatment of President Donald Tr...
14:00, 2019-10-02

House Votes to Block Democrat’s Trump Impeachment Effort WASHINGTON — The House easily killed a maverick Democrat’s effort Wednesday to impeach President Donald Trump for his recent racial insults against lawmakers of color, in a vote that provided an early snapshot of just how divided Democrats are over trying to oust him in the shadow of the...
04:51, 2019-07-18

Democrats Have Enough Votes For Impeachment, But We Will Win, Says Trump President Donald Trump conceded Friday that Democrats had enough votes to impeach him, but he suggested that Speaker Nancy Pelosi hold a House vote to formally begin an inquiry to force a Senate trial......
05:34, 2019-10-05

The Democrats, Unfortunately, Have The Votes: Trump On Impeachment Text messages sent by US diplomats revealing an apparent effort by Donald Trump's government to push Ukraine to investigate his political rival Joe Biden bolstered the Democrats' impeachment inquiry......
05:34, 2019-10-05

Senior Democrats say no Trump impeachment … yet Adam Schiff: party is ‘not there yet’ on seeking to oust presidentJames Clyburn: ‘Right now we are winning this issue’More than 50 congressional Democrats reportedly back impeachment proceedings against Donald Trump. But on Sunday morning, senior figures highlighted the split that remains between th...
04:01, 2019-06-03

| Democrats intensify 'impeachment' probe of Trump Democrats have stepped up their impeachment investigation of President Donald Trump even as the party's leaders remained dubious about the political value of the move 14 months before the next presidential election....
12:17, 2019-09-13

Donald Trump Says Democrats Have Enough Votes For Impeachment, But... President Donald Trump conceded Friday that Democrats had enough votes to impeach him, but he suggested that Speaker Nancy Pelosi hold a House vote to formally begin an inquiry to force a Senate trial......
15:00, 2019-10-05

More Democrats Seeking Impeachment Proceedings Against Trump WASHINGTON (AP) — More Democrats are calling — and more loudly — for impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump after his latest defiance of Congress by blocking his former White House lawyer from testifying. A growing number of rank-and-file House Democrats, incensed by former counsel D...
15:51, 2019-05-22

Trump attacks Democrats, whistleblower over impeachment U.S. President Donald Trump kept up his assaults on the Democratic lawmakers leading impeachment proceedings on Wednesday, accusing House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff of treason, as well as attacking the unidentified whistleblower who reported concerns about his behavior....
20:00, 2019-10-02

| WATCH | Democrats under pressure over Trump impeachment House Democratic freshmen, who now support an impeachment inquiry into US President Donald Trump, are explaining their decision across the country at fiery town halls. WATCH NOW....
20:51, 2019-10-08

More Democrats calling for impeachment proceedings against Trump More Democrats are calling - and more loudly - for impeachment proceedings against U.S. President Donald Trump after his latest defiance of Congress by blocking his former White House lawyer from testifying....
13:34, 2019-05-22

Donald Trump lashes out at Democrats over impeachment US President Donald Trump is lashing out at House Democrats amid an impeachment investigation and a whistleblower complaint over his efforts to pressure Ukraine to investigate Democratic rival Joe Biden. (Sept. 26)        ...
20:51, 2019-09-26

Trump impeachment tests swing district Democrats House Democratic freshmen, who now support an impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump, are explaining their decision across the country at fiery town halls. (Oct. 8)        ...
09:00, 2019-10-08

House Democrats plunge into Trump impeachment inquiry Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives plunge into a formal impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump on Wednesday, a move that could dramatically change the 2020 presidential race....
10:34, 2019-09-25

"BULLS**T": Trump Attacks Democrats Over Impeachment Storm A bellicose Donald Trump unleashed furious attacks Wednesday on the impeachment inquiry launched against him by Democrats, amid an intensifying standoff between the president and Congress....
04:17, 2019-10-03

Accusations fly between Pompeo, Democrats over Trump impeachment probe Setting a defiant tone, the Trump administration resisted Congress’ access to impeachment witnesses, even as House Democrats warned such efforts themselves could amount to an impeachable offense....
18:00, 2019-10-02

Pro-Trump group to target U.S. Democrats with ads on impeachment probe America First Policies, a political action group backing U.S. President Donald Trump, will launch an advertising campaign aimed at vulnerable House Democrats who support the impeachment inquiry against him, a source familiar with the plans told Reuters....
09:00, 2019-10-02

U.S. House Democrats plunge into Trump impeachment inquiry Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives were set on Wednesday to move forward with a formal impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump, a move that could dramatically change the 2020 presidential race....
15:34, 2019-09-25

Here are the 137 Democrats who voted to kill an impeachment resolution against Trump One hundred and thirty seven House Democrats on Wednesday voted to kill an impeachment resolution against President Donald Trump in a vote that exposed party divisions on the issue in the House....
04:00, 2019-07-18

These House Democrats are calling for an impeachment inquiry into Trump As President Donald Trump has been openly feuding with House Democrats pursuing investigations into him, his administration and his finances, some lawmakers are calling to start an impeachment inquiry, the first step in a lengthy and likely divisive process....
08:34, 2019-05-24

Trump’s all-out blockade threatens Democrats’ impeachment drive President Donald Trump has set his strategy for the impeachment fight with House Democrats — minimum cooperation, maximum confrontation. Whether Speaker Nancy Pelosi and House Democrats have learned how to counter him is the big question. Trump dramatically upped the political ante on Tuesday, with ...
08:00, 2019-10-09

Rep. Max Rose urges Democrats to stop pursuing impeachment of Trump Freshman Rep. Max Rose is urging his Democratic colleagues not to move forward with impeachment proceedings against President Trump. Army vet Rose represents the 11th Congressional District covering Staten Island and southern Brooklyn that Trump won by 10 points over Hillary Clinton in 2016. “For th...
18:17, 2019-09-13

"Wasting Everyone's Time": Trump Blasts Democrats Over Impeachment Probe President Donald Trump accused the Democratic Party on Wednesday of wasting time on the impeachment probe sparked by the Ukraine scandal engulfing the White House, dismissing the inquiry as......
21:00, 2019-10-02

More than half of House Democrats on board with Trump impeachment inquiry A majority of House Democrats now supports launching an impeachment inquiry for President Trump, according to a Fox News tally -- the latest sign that Robert Mueller’s shaky testimony did little to arrest the momentum inside the caucus for that politically explosive step. ...
21:34, 2019-08-02

Judiciary Committee Democrats privately map out possible impeachment articles against Trump The discussions, closely held and preliminary, include a range of allegations. But several congressional aides caution that the articles may never be drafted....
13:17, 2019-09-12

Trump: Democrats ‘frozen with hatred and fear’ as impeachment heats up President Trump lashed out at Democrats, who he said are “frozen with hatred and fear,” a day after ​House Speaker Nancy Pelosi launched an “official impeachment inquiry” into him. ​ “There has been no President in the history of our Country who has been treated so badl...
18:34, 2019-09-25

Democrats Launched an Impeachment Inquiry Into President Trump. Here’s What That Means Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced Tuesday that the House of Representatives will open an impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump. While it’s unclear how it will change the Democrats’ current investigative work, it undoubtedly marks a new phase in these probes. Pelosi’s announc...
07:34, 2019-09-25

U.S. Democrats subpoena Trump lawyer Giuliani in impeachment probe U.S. House of Representatives Democrats investigating whether to impeach President Donald Trump on Monday issued a subpoena to his lawyer Rudy Giuliani, seeking documents related to dealings with Ukraine by Oct. 15....
10:51, 2019-10-01

Democrats look to narrow impeachment focus to Trump-Ukraine scandal House Democrats are coalescing around a strategy to narrow the focus of their impeachment inquiry to President Donald Trump's interactions with the president of Ukraine, an issue that has unified the party in outrage and motivated some Democrats to seek expedited action.The strategy, described by De...
21:17, 2019-09-25

| Trump accuses Democrats of wasting time with impeachment 'bullshit' President Donald Trump has accused the Democratic Party of wasting time on the impeachment probe sparked by the Ukraine scandal engulfing the White House, dismissing the inquiry as "bullshit"....
02:00, 2019-10-04

Factbox: Majority of House Democrats support Trump impeachment A majority of Democratic lawmakers in the 435-member U.S. House of Representatives have now said they support starting impeachment proceedings against Republican President Donald Trump....
00:17, 2019-09-13

Donald Trump: Democrats announce formal impeachment inquiry Top House Democrat Nancy Pelosi has announced the start of a formal impeachment inquiry of Donald Trump. The move follows claims that he pressured Ukraine's leader into investigating political rival Joe Biden....
08:00, 2019-09-25

Mike Pompeo Subpoenaed As Democrats Press Trump Impeachment House Democrats subpoenaed Secretary of State Mike Pompeo for Ukraine-related documents Friday as they plunged into an impeachment probe of President Donald Trump....
03:17, 2019-09-28

Trump Crying For Impeachment, Democrats Not On That Path: Nancy Pelosi House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., claimed Thursday that President Trump wants to be impeached and is upset that House Democrats are not rushing in that direction now, as tensions continued to......
15:34, 2019-05-24

OJ Simpson knocks Democrats for failed Trump impeachment attempt O.J. Simpson says he’s afraid of “what’s happening in America” today. Posting a new video on Twitter Wednesday night, the Juice called on US lawmakers to get their acts together — taking a veiled shot at the Democrats for their failed impeachment bid against President T...
05:34, 2019-07-18

Selling impeachment: Democrats search for common message against Trump Facing the tough task of selling voters on an impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump, Democrats struggled on Wednesday to craft a unified message explaining why he might deserve to be removed from office....
07:51, 2019-09-26

2020 Democrats Say Trump’s Ukraine Call Is a ‘Smoking Gun’ for Impeachment The party’s presidential contenders said that Mr. Trump’s attempt to pressure a foreign leader to find dirt on a political rival constituted an impeachable offense....
21:51, 2019-09-25

Nancy Pelosi meets Democrats to talk Trump investigations, impeachment House Speaker Nancy Pelosi will meet with House Democrats in a private meeting Wednesday as pressure from party lawmakers increases about whether to introduce impeachment action for President Donald Trump....
13:34, 2019-05-22

Democrats Subpoena White House For Documents In Trump Impeachment Probe U.S. House Democrats on Friday subpoenaed the White House for documents they want to see as part of their impeachment investigation of President Donald Trump....
05:34, 2019-10-06

Trump says Democrats wasting time on 'BULLSHIT,' as impeachment probe heats up House Democrats are investigating Trump's efforts to pressure Ukraine to launch a probe of former Vice President Joe Biden and his son Hunter Biden....
20:00, 2019-10-02

Trump and House Democrats are ‘crossing the Rubicon’ with impeachment showdown, and nobody knows where it will lead After three years of circling each other, the president and his detractors are going all in on a fight that will test the foundations of America’s democratic system....
06:17, 2019-09-25

Democrats who stood with Clinton through impeachment urge caution in pursuit of Trump “It’s very difficult to unring a bell,” said Rep. Anna G. Eshoo as some of the House’s younger lawmakers clamor to begin impeachment proceedings against the president....
16:17, 2019-05-22

Democrats subpoena Energy Secretary Perry in Trump impeachment probe Congressional Democrats issued a subpoena for U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry on Thursday over any possible role he played in President Donald Trump's effort to get Ukraine's president to investigate a political rival....
23:51, 2019-10-10

House Democrats subpoena U.S. diplomat Sondland in Trump impeachment probe House of Representatives Democrats subpoenaed U.S. Ambassador to the EU Gordon Sondland on Tuesday after he did not appear for a deposition in their impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump....
01:00, 2019-10-09

If impeachment inquiry drags on, Democrats risk sparking sympathy for Trump The impeachment inquiry of U.S. President Donald Trump could turn into a big risk for House Democrats, especially if it gets drawn out, experts told CNBC....
10:00, 2019-09-27

House Democrats pursue Sessions for testimony in impeachment probe of Trump The former attorney general, whom Trump never forgave for recusing himself from the Russia investigation, appears as a critical witness in the Mueller report....
00:00, 2019-09-14

Democrats prepare to move quickly to build case for Trump’s impeachment Democrats are working against an unofficial deadline of the end of the year to complete impeachment proceedings that currently focus on Trump’s request for ‘a favor’ during a July telephone call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky....
04:17, 2019-09-28

Meet the four latest Democrats who have joined the chorus calling for Trump's impeachment Four House Democrats have publicly come out in favor of impeaching President Trump this week, as the party's calls to remove the Commander-in-Chief continue to grow. ...
02:51, 2019-06-21

Democrats Intensify Call for Details of Trump Whistleblower Complaint—And Impeachment (WASHINGTON) — Congressional Democrats on Monday pressed their demands for full disclosure of a whistleblower’s complaint about President Donald Trump and intensified their calls for impeachment. Trump insisted anew he did nothing wrong in a conversation with Ukraine’s leader that ...
00:17, 2019-09-24

Trump’s attacks on Democrats take a profane turn as impeachment inquiry advances As President Trump called the impeachment inquiry “BULLSHIT,” Democratic lawmakers promised to subpoena the White House by the end of the week if officials refuse to produce documents, and they will hold interviews in coming days with key witnesses....
13:34, 2019-10-03

More Than Half of House Democrats Now Support Opening Trump Impeachment Probe (WASHINGTON) — More than half of House 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 a milestone that seems unlikely to move House Speaker Nancy Pelosi. Rep...
04:51, 2019-08-04

Ex-campaign chief defends Trump, defies Democrats at impeachment hearing President Donald Trump's former campaign manager on Tuesday acknowledged that his former boss enlisted him to try to limit the Russia election interference inquiry but defended Trump and tangled with Democrats during pugnacious testimony to a U.S. congressional panel mulling whether to impeach the p...
01:51, 2019-09-18

Trump says Democrats wasting time on 'BULLSHIT' as impeachment probe heats up House Democrats are investigating Trump's efforts to pressure Ukraine to launch a probe of former Vice President Joe Biden and his son Hunter Biden. Joe Biden is a leading contender for the Democratic presidential nomination....
18:34, 2019-10-02

House Democrats in Trump districts resist liberal pressure on impeachment Of the 31 Democrats who represent districts that Trump won in 2016, only two have endorsed an impeachment inquiry despite a summer campaign by the left and questions at town halls....
18:51, 2019-08-31

Contempt or impeachment? Trump and Democrats locked in ultimate congressional battle The White House strategy appears to be designed to force the Democrats’ hand, but lawmakers are treading cautiouslyDemocrats grabbed control of the House of Representatives in January of this year determined to restore congressional oversight. But with the Trump administration now at a moment of rec...
19:51, 2019-05-22

Democrats in Trump districts face split-screen reality on impeachment  House Democrats, who helped the party capture the majority, barely hear a mention about impeachment in their home districts, underscoring Pelosi’s cautious course....
06:01, 2019-05-31

For Democrats, Trump impeachment question is a personal struggle transcending politics The Washington Post interviewed 45 Democrats spanning the caucus’s divides and found lawmakers struggling with how to respond to a norm-smashing president....
01:51, 2019-06-09

Trump impeachment inquiry: Democrats ask Mike Pence for Ukraine documents – live Letter from three House committees requests documents from the vice-president, including any relating to the Trump-Zelenskiy callTrump-Ukraine texts: read the revealing diplomatic messages in fullSign up for the US briefing and get a new perspective 9.36pm BST Trump is preparing to speak at the Turn...
22:51, 2019-10-04

‘We’ve been very weak’: House Democrats decry their oversight of Trump, push Pelosi on impeachment The House Speaker signaled she is not ready to back impeachment but warned of a “whole new stage of investigation” if the administration blocks a whistleblower’s complaint....
05:34, 2019-09-23

Trump impeachment push is proof Democrats have an 'empty agenda:' Rep. Matt Gaetz When it comes to whether or not Democrats will bring impeachment charges against President Trump, Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fla., believes it's just another empty part of Democrats empty agenda....
05:34, 2019-05-22

Democrats denounce Trump allegations, but Pelosi stops short of impeachment calls Trump said the latest allegations from a government whistleblower are “just as ridiculous as the others,” branding it “the Ukraine Witch Hunt” — a nod to former special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia probe, which he mocked as a “witch hunt.”...
06:34, 2019-09-23

GOP lawmaker 'double dog dares' House Democrats to pursue Trump impeachment inquiry A House Republican issued a "double dog dare" to Democrats on the Judiciary Committee Thursday, challenging them to call a vote on the impeachment of President Donald Trump. ...
20:51, 2019-09-12

House Democrats subpoena Trump lawyer Rudy Giuliani in impeachment probe In a letter to Giuliani, the heads of three House committees asked for information related to efforts to get Ukraine to investigate the Biden family....
15:00, 2019-10-01

Trump asks Justice Department to 'rescue' Kavanaugh as Democrats call for impeachment U.S. President Donald Trump called on the Justice Department to come to Brett Kavanaugh's "rescue" after new information was published on allegations of sexual misconduct against the controversial Supreme Court justice....
22:51, 2019-09-16

U.S. diplomats to testify about Trump-Ukraine efforts as Democrats build impeachment case A parade of U.S. diplomats will head to Capitol Hill for closed-door testimony this week as Democrats build their impeachment case against President Donald Trump, while the White House considers ways to slow down the process....
12:34, 2019-10-07

Trump and 2020 Democrats Agree: Impeachment Fight Is a Chance to Rake In Cash The president and the Democrats may be girding for a constitutional clash, but their campaigns are working to capitalize on the moment with fund-raising appeals....
01:17, 2019-09-26

Democrats risk sparking sympathy for Trump if impeachment probe drags on, experts say The impeachment inquiry of U.S. President Donald Trump could turn into a big risk for House Democrats, especially if it gets drawn out, experts told CNBC....
16:00, 2019-09-27

Democrats Respond to Mueller Statement by Calling for Impeachment, but Also Not Impeachment, but Also More Investigations, but Also Oversight, but Also All of the Above Should Donald Trump be impeached? That’s a good question, and one that every Democrat running for president in 2020 and many other party leaders have been asked for months. The answer is yes, but for the Democrats that point of view is far from unanimous....
20:34, 2019-05-29

Trump says he would cooperate if Democrats ‘give us our rights’; Biden makes most direct demand for impeachment A day after the White House announced that it would not cooperate with the inquiry into the Ukraine scandal, Democrats vowed to work to hold the president accountable....
06:00, 2019-10-10

Here are the 78 congressional Democrats and 8 additional Democratic presidential candidates who want to begin an impeachment inquiry against Trump Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Internal tensions over whether to impeach President Donald Trump are brewing among House Democrats, and more members are openly coming out in favor of impeachment with every passing day. The fervor for impeachment has only intensified as the Trump administration rampe...
01:00, 2019-06-22

House committee votes to take steps toward impeachment as Democrats mull potential charges against Trump The discussions, closely held and preliminary, include a range of allegations. But several congressional aides caution that the articles may never be drafted....
00:51, 2019-09-13

Pelosi, top Democrats favor quick, narrow Trump impeachment probe focused on Ukraine Democrats are split on whether to include existing allegations of obstruction of justice, self-enrichment and more or to focus exclusively on Trump’s request that Ukraine probe Biden....
23:51, 2019-09-25

Trump slams Democrats, whistleblower over 'witch hunt' impeachment inquiry: 'Others ended in ashes!' President Trump launched a social media broadside Saturday against House Democrats' impeachment inquiry, calling it the "single greatest scam in the history of American politics."...
03:17, 2019-09-29

White House officials weigh appeal to Democrats in GOP districts to stop impeachment of Trump The nascent outreach campaign would target some of the 31 Democrats in districts Trump won in 2016, a pursuit at odds with attack ads from the Trump campaign and RNC....
23:00, 2019-10-03

Trump slams impeachment probe as hoax as Democrats seek White House documents President Donald Trump on Wednesday angrily denounced an impeachment inquiry into his July telephone call with Ukraine's leader as Democratic lawmakers said they would subpoena White House records about the call....
03:17, 2019-10-03

Democrats’ Impeachment Inquiry Reportedly Welcomed by President’s Advisers, But Trump Himself Tweets With Fury (NEW YORK) — Fifty-eight floors above Manhattan, President Donald Trump watched his legacy change and his political future grow more uncertain. The president, back in his hometown of New York for the U.N. General Assembly, was taking “executive time” at his Trump Tower penthouse la...
15:00, 2019-09-25

Trump impeachment debate 'torturing' Democrats, Matt Gaetz tells Sean Hannity Democrats are "tortured" by the issue of whether to impeach President Trump, one Republican congressman said Thursday in reaction to news that Trump has given Attorney General William Barr the authority to declassify documents regarding the origins of the Russia investigation....
13:17, 2019-05-24

Here are the 108 congressional Democrats and 9 additional Democratic presidential candidates who want to begin an impeachment inquiry against Trump Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Internal tensions over whether to impeach President Donald Trump are brewing among House Democrats, and more members are openly coming out in favor of impeachment with every passing day. The fervor for impeachment has only intensified as the Trump administration rampe...
06:34, 2019-08-04

Nancy Pelosi to meet Democrats amid impeachment talk; Donald Trump slams 'harassment' House Speaker Nancy Pelosi will meet with House Democrats in a private meeting Wednesday as pressure builds on whether to introduce impeachment action against President Donald Trump....
15:00, 2019-05-22

Live updates: Trump says he would cooperate if Democrats ‘give us our rights’; Biden makes most direct demand for impeachment A day after the White House announced that it would not cooperate with the inquiry into the Ukraine scandal, Democrats vowed to work to hold the president accountable....
00:00, 2019-10-10

Puerto Rico governor silent as impeachment process looms Puerto Rican legislators are preparing to begin an impeachment process for the U.S. territory’s leader as thousands of protesters gather around the governor’s mansion chanted, “We want peace, and they want war!” as they demanded his ouster...
05:01, 2019-07-25

Puerto Rico legislature begins impeachment process against governor Puerto Rico's legislature has begun an impeachment process against Governor Ricardo Rosselló after an investigation into leaked chat messages found crimes may have been committed during the conversations, a senior legislator said on Wednesday....
23:00, 2019-07-24

House Democrats subpoena Perry, Giuliani associates; Trump to hold first campaign rally since impeachment inquiry launch As the latest developments played out, the president lashed out at Fox News for its new poll showing 51 percent of voters want him removed from office....
14:17, 2019-10-11

Nancy Pelosi Says She’s ‘Done With’ Trump as She Pushes Back Against Impeachment (WASHINGTON) — Speaker Nancy Pelosi is brushing back impeachment questions, saying “it’s not even close” to having enough support among House Democrats for a vote. Pelosi said at a policy conference Tuesday that her “stock goes up” when President Donald Trump atta...
19:34, 2019-06-11

Live updates: House Democrats subpoena Giuliani associates; Trump to hold first campaign rally since launch of impeachment inquiry As the latest developments played out, the president lashed out at Fox News for its new poll showing 51 percent of voters want him removed from office....
20:17, 2019-10-10

Trump shoots back at Democrats, declares ‘I don’t do cover-ups’ President Trump on Wednesday ripped House Democrats for continuing investigations into his administration and shot back at House Speaker Nancy Pelosi who claimed that he is “engaged in a cover-up.” “I don’t do cover-ups,” Trump declared during a hastily arranged news co...
20:17, 2019-05-22

Live updates: House Democrats subpoena Perry, Giuliani associates; Trump to hold first campaign rally since impeachment inquiry launch As the latest developments played out, the president lashed out at Fox News for its new poll showing 51 percent of voters want him removed from office....
23:51, 2019-10-10

Trump Won't Back Down From Vile Racist Attacks on Freshman Democrats For the second day in a row, President Donald Trump attacked the quartet of freshmen Democratic congresswomen of color—Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Rashida Tliab, Ilhan Omar, and Ayanna Pressley—continuing this weekend’s racist tirade, in which he demanded the largely American-born lawmakers “go back”...
17:34, 2019-07-15

Pelosi tells Kimmel 'I'm done with' Trump, says GOP Senate would block impeachment House Speaker Nancy Pelosi told TV host Jimmy Kimmel that impeachment wouldn't lead to an ouster because Senate Republicans are in Trump's "pocket."        ...
23:00, 2019-05-31

Majority of House members now back some type of impeachment action against Trump Democrats reached the milestone following claims Trump might have withheld aid to Ukraine to pressure officials there to investigate Joe Biden and his son....
04:17, 2019-09-26

| Biden to back impeachment unless Trump cooperates in Ukraine probe: campaign Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden will support impeaching President Donald Trump unless he cooperates with congressional investigations into the Ukraine and other scandals, Biden's campaign says....
12:34, 2019-09-25

House Democrats subpoena White House for documents in Trump impeachment probe U.S. House Democrats on Friday subpoenaed the White House for documents they want to see as part of their impeachment investigation of President Donald Trump....
03:51, 2019-10-05

Engel blasts Trump's 'phony' emergency, says Democrats will try to block Saudi Arabia weapons deal Rep. Eliot Engel, chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, called the Trump administration's weapons sale an abuse of the law and vowed to stop it.        ...
17:51, 2019-06-12

Israel Responds To Trump's Remarks On "Jewish People" Who Back Democrats Israeli officials on Wednesday offered a muted response to remarks by U.S. President Donald Trump who said American Jews who vote for the democratic Party were 'disloyal.'...
22:00, 2019-08-21

Trump rally ‘send her back’ chant condemned by Democrats, Republicans NBC NEWS – Lawmakers from both parties swiftly condemned a boisterous “send her back” chant aimed at Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., during President Donald Trump’s rally Wednesday night in North Carolina. The chant broke out after the president went on an extended rant about Omar ...
20:34, 2019-07-18

In victory for Trump, U.S. House Democrats back down on border aid bill demands Democratic leaders in the U.S. House of Representatives backed down to President Donald Trump and passed a $4.6 billion aid package to address a migrant surge at the U.S.-Mexico border without the additional protections for migrant children that liberals had sought....
04:34, 2019-06-28

Donald Trump accuses Democrats of 'presidential harassment' in flurry of angry tweets over impeachment inquiry Donald Trump launched a frenzied attack on his Democratic rivals after the US House of Representatives announced a formal impeachment inquiry against him....
13:34, 2019-09-25

Former national security officials fight back as Trump attacks impeachment as ‘deep state’ conspiracy In a pitched political environment, those who have come forward said they are determined to make clear that Trump’s conduct falls well outside the institutional boundaries of the presidency....
02:00, 2019-10-09

House Democrats hit back at Trump after Mueller hearings, cite ex-special counsel's 'powerful words' Top House Democrats hit back Wednesday at President Trump after the Robert Mueller hearings saw the former special counsel largely rehash the findings of his report on the Russia investigation....
02:00, 2019-07-25

White House vows to block ‘illegitimate’ impeachment effort The White House signaled Tuesday that it will block any cooperation with the House’s impeachment inquiry, calling Democrats’ effort “illegitimate” and “dangerous.”In a letter to Speaker Nancy Pelosi and the three committee chairs leading the impeachment probe, White House Counsel Pat Cipollone all b...
08:00, 2019-10-09

Insurgent Democrats, Many of Them Women, Worry a New Party Policy Will Block Them Democratic primary challengers are often female, young and nonwhite. Many fear a recent move by House Democratic leaders will prevent them from being elected....
11:34, 2019-06-02

The Democrats’ Pointman on Impeachment The hardest job in Washington right now belongs to a straight-talking New Yorker in his 70s. And it’s not President Donald Trump. As Trump ramps up his defiance of House Democratic investigations, Judiciary Committee chairman Jerrold Nadler, 71, is a key player in the fight. Nadler’s com...
13:17, 2019-05-23

Judge rejects House Democrats' attempt to block border wall A federal judge in Washington on Monday denied a request by House Democrats to block President Donald Trump from transferring funds from appropriated accounts to construct his wall....
00:51, 2019-06-05

House Democrats have some convincing to do on impeachment A new poll suggests House Democrats pursuing an impeachment inquiry will have to simultaneously build their case against Trump and make it to the American people....
11:51, 2019-08-23

DOJ uses Democrats’ impeachment confusion against them in court The Justice Department, in new court filings, sought to block congressional Democrats' bid for secret grand jury material from the Robert Mueller investigation by citing the confusion inside the caucus over whether or not they're pursuing an "impeachment investigation." ...
21:17, 2019-09-16

Is It an Impeachment Inquiry or Not? Democrats Can’t Seem to Agree As they navigate the tricky politics and complex legal terrain of impeachment, Democrats are sending mixed messages about their inquiry into President Trump....
03:00, 2019-09-12

Pelosi Says Democrats Are ‘Not on a Path to Impeachment’ Speaker Nancy Pelosi said the president was trying to precipitate a crisis through his stonewalling and suggested that he was too unstable to govern the country....
20:34, 2019-05-23

Judge rejects House Democrats' request to block border wall funding A federal judge rejected a request by House Democrats to block President Donald Trump from using $6.1 billion of unappropriated funds to construct a border wall....
12:34, 2019-06-04

More Democrats Call for Impeachment After Mueller Statement Cory Booker and Julián Castro endorsed impeachment proceedings on Wednesday, joining six other presidential candidates who had already called for it....
21:17, 2019-05-29

Debating impeachment, Democrats have 2020 on their minds WASHINGTON (AP) — The decisions being made over whether or not to start impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump are personal, gut-wrenching and, at times, starkly political. And Democrats know they’ll have fallout in 2020 and beyond. Some lawmakers say impeachment will benefit t...
01:34, 2019-06-18

House Democrats accelerate impeachment inquiry House Democrats are moving swiftly in their impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump, subpoenaing Secretary of State Mike Pompeo for key documents on Friday and announcing plans to haul in the intelligence community’s top watchdog next week over a scheduled recess.House Intelligence Chairman ...
02:17, 2019-09-28

Democrats see impeachment as landmine for Republican Senate Democrats insist that their march toward impeaching President Donald Trump is simply about doing the right thing. But a growing number of them see a real political upside, too: It might help them win back the Senate.Senate Democrats are growing increasingly giddy at the prospect of seeing a half-doz...
18:00, 2019-09-30

Tlaib: House Democrats are ‘moving toward’ impeachment Rep. Rashida Tlaib said Sunday morning that House Democrats are “moving toward” a consensus that it’s time to weigh impeachment as an option.The Michigan Democrat, who has been one of the most vocal advocates for impeaching President Donald Trump, said that the impeachment debate should be about hol...
22:51, 2019-05-26

Nancy Pelosi Says Democrats Are ‘Not on a Path to Impeachment’ The House speaker said President Trump was trying to precipitate a crisis through his stonewalling and suggested that he was too unstable to govern the country....
22:17, 2019-05-23

Here are the House Democrats who haven't called for impeachment While House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Tuesday announced a formal impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump, there are some House Democrats who aren't fully on board yet....
01:17, 2019-09-26

Democrats slap Pentagon, OMB with subpoenas for impeachment inquiry House Democrats on Monday issued subpoenas for documents from the Pentagon and White House budget office as part of their rapidly expanding impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump.The subpoenas, which demand documents by Oct. 15, are intended to unearth details of the administration's decisi...
00:00, 2019-10-08

Democrats in the House Are Split on Impeachment. That Could Come to a Head This Fall House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has managed to hold together a Democratic caucus fractured on the issue of impeachment for months — but it’s about to get significantly more challenging. Over August recess, the number of members who came out in support of some form of action on impeachment rea...
01:17, 2019-09-04

Democrats’ impeachment debut leaves more questions than answers Contrast the display of unity on President Trump’s side with how Democrats in the House are divided about whether to even pursue an impeachment inquiry....
12:34, 2019-09-19

Democrats’ 2020 Campaign Message: Not Impeachment, They Insist The party is bracing for a pitched battle with President Trump that will likely overshadow its policy agenda. But Democrats say they do not want impeachment to dominate the election....
18:17, 2019-09-28

Pompeo rebuffs Democrats' demands in impeachment probe Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is resisting House Democrats’ demands for documents and testimony related to their impeachment inquiry, ratcheting up the clash between Congress and the Trump administration. In a letter to top Democrats on Tuesday, Pompeo signaled the department would not comply with...
23:34, 2019-10-01

Chad Pergram: Democrats 'nowhere near' the amount of votes they need for impeachment While the prospect of impeachment has caught a lot of media attention, FOX Senior Capitol Hill Producer Chad Pergram said the sheer number of supportive politicians made it very unlikely....
17:17, 2019-06-01

Majority of House Democrats now support impeachment inquiry The impeachment dam has broken.More than half of House Democrats say they would vote to launch impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump, a crucial threshold that backers said will require Speaker Nancy Pelosi to reconsider her steadfast opposition.Though Pelosi has given no indication ...
06:00, 2019-08-02

Officials Won't Appear For Impeachment Probe: Mike Pompeo To Democrats US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Tuesday accused Democrats of intimidation in their impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump and refused to let State Department employees comply with orders......
01:34, 2019-10-02

Democrats subpoena Pompeo as part of impeachment inquiry Democrats hit the gas on their impeachment inquiry Friday, subpoenaing Secretary of State Mike Pompeo for documents they demanded weeks earlier that describe a pattern of interactions between President Donald Trump, his lawyer Rudy Giuliani and senior Ukrainian officials who they pressured to invest...
02:17, 2019-09-28

How an assault weapons ban and impeachment are confounding House Democrats An assault weapons ban and impeachment are popular with the rank and file. But House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and her leadership team must weigh more than public sentiment. And those other factors have persuaded them to move cautiously on both fronts....
23:17, 2019-08-09

Vulnerable Democrats split as impeachment pressure mounts Freshman Democrats who delivered the House majority are starting to split under impeachment pressure, as a number of those in competitive districts are now warming to the idea of launching proceedings against President Donald Trump.As the administration continues to stonewall requests for documents ...
03:51, 2019-05-22

Democrats urge new probe of Kavanaugh, impeachment inquiry U.S. Senator Kamala Harris on Tuesday urged a House of Representatives panel to investigate Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh, while a Democratic lawmaker filed an impeachment resolution in the wake of new allegations of sexual misconduct by the conservative judge when he was in college in the 1...
01:51, 2019-09-18

Senate Democrats rush to join impeachment push The number of Senate Democrats who support the House opening an impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump has nearly doubled in less than 24 hours. Prior to revelations that Trump pressured Ukraine to investigate former Vice President and 2020 presidential Joe Biden and his family, only 12 Se...
02:17, 2019-09-25

Several More 2020 Democrats Just Called for Impeachment Proceedings to Begin As he closed his investigation on Wednesday, Special Counsel Robert Mueller alluded to impeachment, noting that the Constitution spells out a process to “formally accuse a sitting President of wrongdoing.” Several Democratic presidential candidates took it from there, saying for the firs...
23:34, 2019-05-29

Why now? The moments that moved Pelosi and House Democrats toward impeachment. Democratic support for impeachment has grown in fits and starts, often corresponding to key junctures in the many investigations of President Trump. Here's how the momentum built....
15:34, 2019-09-25

| US Democrats subpoena Pentagon docs in impeachment inquiry Congressional Democrats on Monday slapped subpoenas on the Pentagon and White House budget office as part of their advancing impeachment probe, demanding documents tied to President Donald Trump's withholding of military aide to Ukraine....
20:51, 2019-10-08

Calls for impeachment intensify in House, dividing Democrats The no-show of former White House counsel Donald McGahn and the ongoing defiance of the administration have increased calls for starting impeachment proceedings....
06:01, 2019-05-22

After Mueller Statement, More 2020 Democrats Call for Impeachment Previously, only a few candidates had called for beginning impeachment proceedings against President Trump. Now, a majority of the Democratic field has expressed support....
23:17, 2019-05-29

Vulnerable Democrats fear impeachment messaging stumbles Moderate Democrats finally took a major step toward impeaching President Donald Trump. Now some are afraid their own colleagues could squander it. In a closed-door meeting on Tuesday, multiple centrist lawmakers expressed concern that the caucus lacked clear messaging or strategy going forward, whic...
21:17, 2019-09-25

Rising calls for impeachment may not alter House Democrats' course Mounting support among Democrats in Congress for impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump seems unlikely to change House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's caution on moving ahead with the politically risky move, Democrats said on Thursday....
00:17, 2019-08-02

White House Declares War On the Democrats' Impeachment Effort The White House on Tuesday afternoon released an eight-page letter outlining why it would not be cooperating in the Democrats’ ongoing impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump....
04:17, 2019-10-09

House Democrats Issue First Subpoena in Impeachment Inquiry Three committee chairmen issued the first subpoena in the impeachment inquiry into President Trump, seeking documents and witnesses regarding his dealings with Ukraine....
23:34, 2019-09-27

US: Democrats subpoena White House in impeachment inquiry US Democrats leading the impeachment inquiry said they had "no choice" but to subpoena the Trump administration. They accuse the White House of refusing to hand over documents and of actively obstructing the inquiry....
11:00, 2019-10-05

Vulnerable Democrats seek impeachment guidance from Pelosi Swing district House Democrats are seeking more help from leadership on how to handle the impeachment drive as they enter the most perilous stretch of their brief congressional careers. Several junior lawmakers on Thursday voiced concerns in a closed-door meeting with Speaker Nancy Pelosi and othe...
10:34, 2019-09-27

Moderate Democrats warn Pelosi of impeachment obsession A day before the House Judiciary Committee took its biggest step yet toward impeachment last week, moderate Democratic Rep. Anthony Brindisi voiced his frustrations directly to Speaker Nancy Pelosi. The battleground freshman told Pelosi and other leaders at a closed-door meeting that he and other ...
19:17, 2019-09-15

House Democrats unveil impeachment probe parameters President Donald Trump's attorneys would be permitted to review some of Congress’s impeachment-related evidence under a set of procedures unveiled Monday by the House Judiciary Committee, part of a plan to spell out the panel’s authorities as it intensifies its consideration of articles of impeachme...
21:34, 2019-09-09

Factbox: House Democrats edge toward pro-impeachment majority Nearly a majority of Democratic lawmakers in the 435-member U.S. House of Representatives have now said they support starting impeachment proceedings against Republican President Donald Trump....
22:51, 2019-08-01

US House Democrats Subpoena Pentagon Documents In Impeachment Inquiry Congressional Democrats slapped subpoenas Monday on the Pentagon and White House budget office as part of their advancing impeachment probe, demanding documents tied to President Donald Trump's......
04:34, 2019-10-08

Save Us From 'Centrist' Democrats Spouting Mindless Clichés About Impeachment One of the recurring themes in the many “will they or won’t they” impeachment intrigue stories about Nancy Pelosi and the House Democrats is the idea that Pelosi is protecting members in swing districts, particularly freshmen, from making a tough vote. The New York Times published a story on Sunday ...
21:34, 2019-06-17

Harris leads U.S. Democrats in Facebook ads on impeachment; Biden absent U.S. Senator Kamala Harris is funding the most new Facebook ads calling for President Donald Trump's impeachment among the 19 Democrats seeking their party's nomination to face the Republican president in the November 2020 election, a Reuters review of Facebook ad data shows....
03:17, 2019-10-03

Democrats’ impeachment gamble paying off in court of public opinion — for now Every poll since Pelosi’s announcement has shown movement toward an impeachment inquiry, but deeper inside the polls are even better signs for Democrats, and worse ones for Trump....
21:00, 2019-10-12

2020 Democrats call for impeachment of Kavanaugh after new misconduct allegation 2020 Democrats called for the impeachment of Justice Brett Kavanaugh after an article in the New York Times surfaced a previously unreported allegation of sexual misconduct against the justice when he was a undergraduate at Yale University....
17:17, 2019-09-16

Democrats using impeachment probe to bully, intimidate, Mike Pompeo says Pompeo said in a letter to the House Foreign Affairs Committee, as part of the chamber’s impeachment inquiry into U.S. President Donald Trump, that the requested dates for the officials to voluntarily appear are “not feasible.”...
04:00, 2019-10-02

Andy McCarthy: Democrats don't have impeachment grounds 'as framers would have understood it' As Rashida Tlaib argues towards an increased push by Democrats in the House of Representatives on the impeachment of President Trump, Former U.S. Attorney General Andy McCarthy said that the process will be purely political....
19:51, 2019-05-28

Majority of House Democrats favor starting impeachment proceedings A majority of Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives now favor launching impeachment proceedings against Republican President Donald Trump, after a California lawmaker on Friday became the 118th Democrat to call for the process to begin....
00:34, 2019-08-03

House Democrats plan subpoena for U.S. ambassador to EU in impeachment probe U.S. House Democrats said they plan to issue a subpoena on Tuesday for the U.S. ambassador to the European Union after the Trump administration blocked his planned appearance before lawmakers as part of Congress' impeachment probe....
01:00, 2019-10-09

Reluctant Democrats weigh impeachment as Ukraine furor builds A growing number of freshman Democrats in swing districts are rethinking their stance against impeachment after President Donald Trump’s alleged attempt to pressure Ukrainian officials for his own political gain — a shift that could put real pressure on Speaker Nancy Pelosi to act after months of re...
19:51, 2019-09-23

House Democrats Issue First Subpoena in Ukraine Impeachment Inquiry With lawmakers headed to their districts for a two-week recess, Democrats are working on two tracks, charting their investigation and honing their message....
22:34, 2019-09-27

House Democrats subpoena Rick Perry in impeachment inquiry Congressional Democrats on Thursday slapped Energy Secretary Rick Perry with a subpoena for what they called “key documents” in the impeachment inquiry of President Trump. A nine-page letter from Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.), Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-Md.) and Rep. Eliot Engel (D-NY) cites ...
01:17, 2019-10-11

Key Democrats up the pressure on Pelosi for impeachment but she stands by go-slow approach House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is facing pressure from within her own leadership ranks to take a more aggressive strategy toward impeachment even as Pelosi made clear that she is pursuing a deliberate approach....
23:17, 2019-05-21

U.S. House Democrats demand documents from Pence in impeachment probe U.S. House Democrats on Friday asked Vice President Mike Pence to turn over documents relating to a meeting he held with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy and a call between Zelenskiy and President Donald Trump that is at the center of their widening impeachment probe....
03:51, 2019-10-05

Majority Of US House Democrats Favour Starting Impeachment Proceedings A majority of Democrats in the US House of Representatives now favour launching impeachment proceedings against Republican President Donald Trump, after a California lawmaker on Friday became the......
05:51, 2019-08-03

‘Get real’: Senior Democrats shut down Kavanaugh impeachment push Senior Democrats are moving quickly to snuff out calls to impeach Brett Kavanaugh, arguing those tactics are unrealistic and politically harmful. Democrats are already wrestling with whether to try to oust President Donald Trump, and leadership sees little room for the party to take on a second div...
10:17, 2019-09-17

Pompeo suggests reporter 'working for Democrats' after impeachment grilling Titans of American journalism Rather and Mitchell join praise of Nancy Amons after Nashville reporter stuns secretary of stateOpinion: Rudy Giuliani is Donald Trump’s real secretary of stateSecretary of state Mike Pompeo suffered embarrassment from an unexpected quarter on Friday, as an interview wi...
02:34, 2019-10-14

Democrats subpoena Rick Perry for documents in impeachment inquiry House Democrats issued a subpoena on Thursday to Energy Secretary Rick Perry as part of their impeachment inquiry.The subpoena demands a series of documents related to Perry's knowledge of President Donald Trump’s July 25 phone call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, during which Trump pus...
15:17, 2019-10-11

Be careful what you wish for: Impeachment inquiry poses risks for 2020 Democrats The crowded field of Democratic presidential candidates were nearly unanimous in praising House Democrats' decision to begin an impeachment inquiry into Republican President Donald Trump over accusations he sought foreign help to smear a political rival....
14:34, 2019-09-25

House Democrats Return From Recess Braced for Impeachment Talk As more Democrats call for an impeachment inquiry, just one thing is certain — the conversation is not going away anytime soon. Congress returned to the Capitol Monday after a week-long recess that saw several more Democratic lawmakers – including two committee chairmen — join the ...
12:34, 2019-06-04

Democrats' messy impeachment push hits critical phase House Democrats return to Capitol Hill next week with an impeachment mess on their hands and just weeks to make a choice that could define the rest of Donald Trump's presidency.Lawmakers faced frequently contentious town halls during their six-week August recess as activists pressured Democratic hol...
12:17, 2019-09-03

| Mexico to block migrants | Democrats eye African-American voters: WATCH the top World news videos for your Friday Mexico to send more troops to Guatemalan border as tariffs loom | Democratic hopefuls eye African American voters; here are the top World news videos for today. WATCH....
06:51, 2019-06-07

Democrats Demand Files From White House As Impeachment Probe Intensifies Democratic lawmakers on Friday demanded that the White House turn over documents related to allegations that President Donald Trump pressured Ukraine for political favors, as the explosive impeachment......
05:34, 2019-10-05

Impeachment inquiry: Pompeo accuses Democrats of 'bullying' and rebuffs key demand Pompeo signals he will not comply but House chairs say any attempt to block testimony would constitute obstruction of justiceDonald Trump’s administration has shown its intent to defy the law and resist an impeachment inquiry by refusing to comply with congressional hearings. Related: William Barr d...
03:00, 2019-10-02

Democrats are demanding Brett Kavanaugh's impeachment over a new sexual misconduct allegation Andrew Harnik/Getty Images The New York Times reported Saturday that a former college classmate of Kavanaugh tried to tip off US senators and the FBI last year to another previously unreported sexual misconduct allegation. Democratic lawmakers and 2020 hopefuls called for Kavanaugh to be impeached ...
21:51, 2019-09-15

Black Democrats push abortion rights over impeachment as 2020 heats up As lawmakers debate whether to impeach Trump, Democrats at Atlanta’s I Will Vote gala held reproductive rights and voting above other issuesA fierce debate over whether or not to try and impeach Donald Trump is roiling the Democratic party in Washington, pitting scores of lawmakers in favor of impea...
22:00, 2019-06-10

Mueller intended to break Democrats' impeachment stalemate | Walter Shapiro In an extreme example of narrowcasting, masked by the careful legalistic language, Mueller was speaking directly to Pelosi in his recent public commentsUnless they are on a secret Washington dinner party circuit, there are no hints that Robert Mueller and Nancy Pelosi are friends.Sure, they overlapp...
14:34, 2019-05-31

House Leaders Push Mueller to Testify as More Democrats Clamor for Impeachment Robert S. Mueller III stated clearly that he hoped his public statement Wednesday would be his last, but with impeachment fever rising, Democrats want him on a witness stand....
04:17, 2019-05-30

Senator Grassley warns Democrats: Don't use impeachment proceedings to delay USMCA Republican U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley on Tuesday urged Democrats not to use impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump to delay action on the U.S.-Mexico-Canada (USMCA) trade agreement....
01:17, 2019-09-25

White House Sends Impeachment Talking Points to Democrats, Then Tries to Recall Them “They’re complete Orwellian lies and toxic trash,” Representative Bill Pascrell Jr., a Democrat who received the message, said of the talking points. (He did not use them.)...
23:17, 2019-09-25

2020 Democrats call for impeachment of Justice Kavanaugh after new misconduct allegation 2020 Democrats called for the impeachment of Justice Brett Kavanaugh after an article in the New York Times surfaced a previously unreported allegation of sexual misconduct against the justice when he was a undergraduate at Yale University....
12:17, 2019-09-16

For House Democrats, impeachment probe widens the divide they hoped to bridge What hasn’t emerged is clear evidence of a political backlash, according to visits to nine lawmaker events and interviews with dozens of voters this week. ...
03:34, 2019-10-06

2020 Democrats ignore Kavanaugh story correction after demanding impeachment The Democrats running for president who quickly called for Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh’s impeachment over the weekend aren’t backing down – despite The New York Times issuing a major revision to its blockbuster story that ignited the demands in the first place....
21:17, 2019-09-16

Democrats say White House stonewalling won't drag out inquiry and will boost case for impeachment House Democrats are developing a new plan to deal with any White House stonewalling to their upcoming demands for records and testimony: They will use it as evidence for an article of impeachment against President Donald Trump, according to sources involved in the discussions....
13:51, 2019-09-28

In Extraordinary Step, Pelosi Announces Democrats Will Open Formal Impeachment Inquiry Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced Tuesday that House Democrats would launch an impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump, an extraordinary step that came in the wake of a whistleblower complaint that Trump sought to pressure Ukraine to investigate a political rival for personal gain. “The P...
07:34, 2019-09-25

Combative Lewandowski frustrates Democrats, as impeachment-probe hearing descends into disarray The House Judiciary Committee's first hearing as part of its Trump impeachment investigation descended into chaos Tuesday as Democrats clashed with a combative Corey Lewandowski, trading insults and accusations with the former Trump campaign manager, who refused to answer many of their questions. ...
04:51, 2019-09-18

'Damning' facts will help sell impeachment probe to divided voters at home, Democrats say Some moderate Democratic lawmakers who a week ago had little interest in talking about an impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump say they are now optimistic they can sell it to voters at home during a recess of the U.S. Congress over the next two weeks....
05:17, 2019-09-28

‘I wish we waited a little longer’: Some House Democrats fret as Pelosi forges ahead with impeachment Dozens of House Democrats have stopped short of endorsing the impeachment inquiry, fearing it could improve Trump’s chances of reelection and imperil their own....
00:34, 2019-09-27

Democrats to seek White House records, warn against obstructing impeachment probe Democrats on Wednesday intensified their impeachment probe of U.S. President Donald Trump, saying they would subpoena White House records concerning his July telephone call with Ukraine's leader and warning Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and other officials not to obstruct the investigation....
20:00, 2019-10-02

Impeachment talk is rising among Democrats. Nancy Pelosi is right to shut it down | Zaid Jilani Opening an impeachment inquiry would start a process many Americans would see as an attempt to circumvent the 2020 election Upon taking control of Congress in 2006, House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi declared that impeachment of then-President George W Bush was “off the table.”Her remarks dismayed...
18:51, 2019-05-27

Democrats subpoena Pentagon, White House budget office in impeachment probe Congressional Democrats issued subpoenas to the Pentagon and the White House budget office on Monday as part of their impeachment inquiry, seeking documents related to U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to withhold military assistance from Ukraine....
22:34, 2019-10-07

House Democrats request Ukraine documents from Pence as part of impeachment inquiry House Democrats on Friday sent a letter requesting documents from Vice President Mike Pence as part of the impeachment inquiry into President Trump’s call with the Ukrainian president....
23:17, 2019-10-04

House panel to vote on impeachment probe parameters as Democrats offer mixed messages The House Judiciary Committee will vote Thursday on a resolution defining the rules of the panel's investigation into President Donald Trump as House Democrats struggle to define the committee's probe that could ultimately lead to impeachment....
17:51, 2019-09-12

Democrats Subpoena White House Officials For Ukraine Documents as Impeachment Inquiry Widens (WASHINGTON) — The impeachment investigation into President Donald Trump widened on Friday into a constitutional battle between the executive branch and Congress, as Democrats subpoenaed White House officials and the president signaled his administration would not cooperate. Trump said he woul...
06:34, 2019-10-05

Analyst: Trump needs to 'slow' process on Syria President Donald Trump announced he would pull back U.S. troops from northern Syria. Analyst Bulent Aliriza, Director of the Turkey Project explains why the process needs to "slow down." (Oct. 7)        ...
00:34, 2019-10-08

Rick Perry subpoena: Democrats order energy secretary to hand over documents in impeachment probe House Democrats have issued a subpoena to US Energy Secretary Rick Perry as part of their ongoing impeachment probe into Donald Trump's dealings with Ukraine....
02:51, 2019-10-11

In Corey Lewandowski’s Hearing, Democrats Learn Escalating Impeachment Rhetoric Won’t Make the White House Cooperate House Democrats spent their first week back on Capitol Hill after August recess embroiled in a debate over whether or not they were actually engaged in an impeachment inquiry and the subsequent implications. “Some call this process an impeachment inquiry. Some call it an impeachment investiga...
05:51, 2019-09-18

Nancy Pelosi Holds Closed Door Meeting With House Democrats to Quell Growing Revolt Calling for Impeachment House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is facing a growing swell from a group of valiant Democrats inside her own caucus who want their team to stop sitting on its hands and begin pushing for an impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump....
18:00, 2019-05-22

Trump’s Mideast envoy blasts UN Security Council over peace process President Trump’s Middle East envoy lashed out Tuesday at the United Nations Security Council over its handling of peace talks between the Israelis and Palestinians, taking aim at what he called “the constant drumbeat of tired rhetoric that is designed to prevent progress and bypass direct negotiati...
06:51, 2019-07-24

British lawmakers back bid to block no-deal Brexit amid election haggling The British parliament on Wednesday voted to prevent Prime Minister Boris Johnson taking Britain out of the European Union without a deal, but he sought an election just weeks before Brexit to free his hands....
21:51, 2019-09-04

Trump reopens process that defers deportation for migrants with life-threatening illnesses WASHINGTON (NBC NEWS) — The Trump administration announced Monday that it will reopen the process that helped some seriously ill migrants to defer deportation while receiving life-saving care in the U.S. The announcement over the long holiday weekend came after the administration quietly halte...
10:51, 2019-09-03

Afghanistan peace process might take years just to begin, Trump administration auditor warns The administration's top Afghanistan auditor threw cold water on President Trump’s plan to broker peace and quickly withdraw American troops from the country, saying that the process might not even begin for years....
18:00, 2019-09-19

Clyburn walks back impeachment comments House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn on Monday walked back remarks suggesting that Democrats will impeach President Donald Trump, reversing course to say he’s “farther” from backing impeachment than most of his caucus.Clyburn’s comments came after a private leadership meeting Monday evening in which Spea...
04:51, 2019-06-04

GOP impeachment champion gets a hero's welcome back home GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Rep. Justin Amash is a lonely man in Congress, the sole Republican to back Donald Trump’s removal from office. But back home on Tuesday night, the Michigan lawmaker got the red-carpet treatment in his first face-to-face encounter with voters since his call for impeachment.Durin...
06:34, 2019-05-29

AP analysis: For Democrats, big government is back The Democratic Party is in no mood for a coronation. Joe Biden stepped onto the debate stage Thursday as a fragile front-runner and walked away facing new questions about whether he can maintain his standing atop the field. (June 28)        ...
10:34, 2019-06-28

Meng Wanzhou lawyers lay out ‘abuse of process’ claims, citing Trump, FBI, CBSA, RCMP Meng Wanzhou's lawyers argue that remarks by U.S. President Donald Trump are "threatening in nature" and that the CBSA and RCMP "unlawfully" detained her....
08:51, 2019-08-21

Running the roadblock: House Democrats seeking way around White House on impeachment Facing a White House vowing to block the U.S. House of Representatives' impeachment inquiry, Democratic congressional leaders on Thursday were plotting the next moves in their probe of President Donald Trump's dealings with Ukraine....
09:51, 2019-10-10

House Democrats Subpoena White House as Part of Impeachment Inquiry House Democrats investigating the role of White House officials in pressuring their Ukrainian counterparts to do political propaganda work for Donald Trump have sent a subpoena letter to the White House’s acting chief of staff, Mick Mulvaney....
08:00, 2019-10-06

House Democrats subpoena White House for Ukraine documents as part of impeachment inquiry The House Oversight, Foreign Affairs and Intelligence committees, notified the White House Friday evening in a letter to President Donald Trump's acting chief of staff, Mick Mulvaney.        ...
21:00, 2019-10-05

After Trump cites Amazon concerns, Pentagon reexamines $10 billion JEDI cloud contract process The eleventh-hour Oval Office intervention comes just weeks before the winning bid was expected to be announced and has now left a major military priority up in the air....
00:00, 2019-08-02

White House says it will not cooperate with House impeachment inquiry; Democrats subpoena State Dept. official The U.S. ambassador to the European Union was ordered by the State Department not to testify Tuesday as a newly released Washington Post-Schar School poll finds public opinion has shifted quickly against the president....
06:00, 2019-10-09

U.S. House Democrats subpoena White House in impeachment inquiry Three Democratic committee chairmen of the U.S. House of Representatives said on Friday they had subpoenaed the White House for documents related to their impeachment investigation of President Donald Trump....
03:51, 2019-10-05

House Democrats subpoena White House in impeachment inquiry Three Democratic committee chairmen of the U.S. House of Representatives said on Friday they had subpoenaed the White House for documents related to their impeachment investigation of President Donald Trump....
03:17, 2019-10-05

Getting medieval: impeachment's roots go back to 14th-century England Before the power to hold public officials to account was written into the US constitution it had a long history in English lawFrom the Watergate investigation that brought down Richard Nixon to Bill Clinton’s affair with a White House intern, presidential impeachment inquiries have marked some of th...
18:00, 2019-10-03

Democrats back on campaign trail after third presidential debate The Democratic presidential contenders head back to the campaign trail on Friday after a debate that reinforced former Vice President Joe Biden's front-runner status and left his rivals searching for a formula to knock him out of the top spot....
13:17, 2019-09-13

Denmark's Social Democrats move back into power Social Democrats have taken the most seats in an election centered on issues of immigration, climate and welfare. Left-leaning parties did well, while support for the populist Danish People's Party plummeted....
13:51, 2019-06-06

Democrats step back from plans to hike lawmakers’ pay WASHINGTON (AP) — A bipartisan push to increase lawmakers’ salaries after a decade-long pay freeze could be close to unraveling. Some freshman House Democrats are recoiling at the idea. The tumult prompted Democratic leaders Monday night to delay action on annual legislation to fund congressio...
17:00, 2019-06-11

Trump to trigger process that could accelerate congressional vote on North America trade pact: Washington Post The White House plans to trigger a process on Thursday that would allow President Donald Trump to submit his new trade deal with Canada and Mexico to Congress within 30 days, a challenge to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi who had warned against such a step, the Washington Post reported....
22:34, 2019-05-30

Live updates: White House says it will not cooperate with House impeachment inquiry; Democrats to subpoena State Dept. official The U.S. ambassador to the European Union was ordered by the State Department not to testify Tuesday as a newly released Washington Post-Schar School poll finds public opinion has shifted quickly against the president....
02:00, 2019-10-09

House progressive caucus urges members to back impeachment inquiry Leaders of the Congressional Progressive Caucus on Tuesday began urging their members as a whole to formally back an impeachment investigation into President Donald Trump, a move that could deliver a boost to the party’s growing pro-impeachment wing. The progressive caucus would become the first fac...
02:17, 2019-09-11

On Gun Control, 2020 Democrats Agree: No Reason to Hold Back After mass shootings jolted the nation this month, the Democratic candidates seemed to move in lock step toward more aggressive gun control positions without resistance from moderates....
02:17, 2019-08-13

Pelosi says Dems will 'legislate, investigate and litigate' as more members back impeachment inquiry With a majority of her caucus now supporting impeachment, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., vowed Friday that the president would be "held accountable."...
22:51, 2019-08-02

Pelosi urges fellow Democrats to back bipartisan spending deal House Speaker Nancy Pelosi urged rank-and-file Democrats to support a bipartisan deal to dramatically raise federal spending caps and suspend the debt ceiling....
00:17, 2019-07-24

"Attacks On Kamala Harris Racist, Ugly": Democrats Hit Back At Trolls Sen. Kamala Harris, one of only two black presidential candidates in a field of two dozen, had a history-making moment on the debate stage Thursday night when she challenged former vice president Joe......
09:51, 2019-06-30

Biden, fellow Democrats back on campaign trail after third presidential debate Former Vice President Joe Biden returned to the campaign trail on Friday after a Democratic debate that largely reinforced his front-runner status for the party's presidential nomination, leaving his rivals searching for how to wrest away the top spot....
23:00, 2019-09-13

House Democrats move to back Senate plan for border funding U.S. House Democrats dropped opposition on Thursday to a bill passed by the Republican-controlled Senate that would release $4.6 billion in emergency funds to address worsening humanitarian conditions for migrant children and families on the U.S.-Mexico border, lawmakers said....
00:00, 2019-06-28

Progressives blame Nancy Pelosi for 'horrendous' migrant aid bill and holding them back on impeachment Rep. Pramila Jayapal and Sen. Jeff Merkley blamed Democratic leadership for the $4.6 billion humanitarian aid package Congress passed last week that was bitterly opposed by many progressive Democrats. Jayapal and Merkley, who spoke at the annual Netroots Nation conference on Friday, agreed that Hou...
18:17, 2019-07-13

Brexit latest: Liberal Democrats move to officially back revoking Article 50 The Liberal Democrats are poised to officially back revoking Article 50 as they try to position themselves as the most pro-EU political party in the Commons....
15:00, 2019-09-10

Candidate says Democrats 'will lose 48 states' if they back ending private health insurance Democratic 2020 candidate Tim Ryan says President Trump would wipe out his opponent if the other candidate proposes eliminating private health insurance in favor of "Medicare for all."...
18:00, 2019-07-31

Democrats snoozed while Republicans took over the courts. It's time to fight back | Moira Donegan The Democratic base is tired of the party being passive about Republicans packing the judiciary. So what’s their game plan?Last Sunday, a boisterous group of protesters, primarily women, marched through Washington. They stopped in front of the home of Mitch McConnell, the Senate majority leader, and...
21:51, 2019-10-08

Centrist House Democrats back U.S. bills to protect elections, punish Russia A bloc of centrist U.S. House Democrats on Friday threw their support behind a number of proposed bills aimed at securing future U.S. elections and punishing Moscow for its alleged political interference in 2016, weakening the Russian ruble....
15:17, 2019-06-21

Amid AOC pressure, Pelosi suggests impeachment back on the table to address 'grave new chapter of lawlessness' Just hours after Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., said her party's failure so far to impeach President Trump amounted to a major "national scandal," House Speaker Nancy Pelosi appeared to relent on Sunday -- and warn that a "whole new stage of investigation" could be approaching....
01:34, 2019-09-23

Top Democrats renew call for Senate to come back into session to pass background checks legislation Top congressional Democrats renewed calls on Monday for the Senate to reconvene and pass background check legislation in the wake of two mass shootings over the weekend....
00:17, 2019-08-06

Pence’s Stay at Trump Resort in Ireland and Trump’s G7 Plans Draw Democrats’ Scrutiny The Democrats argued that the president could benefit financially if his administration spends taxpayer dollars on stays at his private company’s properties....
21:00, 2019-09-06

Residents want to block ‘Friends’ couch from West Village block The “Friends” couch might not be there for you. In celebration of the 25th anniversary of the sitcom’s debut, producer Warner Bros. Television hopes to temporarily install a replica of the iconic orange sofa from the show’s Central Perk coffee shop, on a sidewalk near 90 Bedford St. — the exterior o...
02:17, 2019-09-01

Boris Johnson 'regrets' loss of 21 Tory rebels who voted to block no-deal Brexit and hints he could welcome some back PM praised Winston Churchill's grandson Sir Nicholas Soames as 'a great man' Also hinted he could compromise over giving DUP 'veto' over future of Ulster Read our live politics updates HERE...
00:34, 2019-10-09

After back to back shootings, Trump called for red flag laws. Here's what they are. In response to calls for action after two mass shootings, President Donald Trump told the country he has called for "red flag" laws.        ...
23:17, 2019-08-05

#TheSquad Claps Back at Trump’s ‘Go Back’ to Your Own Country Comments, Saying They Won’t Take the Bait Congress’ Fab Freshmen squaded up against Donald Trump Monday, calling his attacks on them racist click bait that wasn’t going to deter them from working on the issues the people sent them to the House to solve — including impeaching him if necessary....
05:17, 2019-07-16

'Go back' tweet row: Trump hits back after accusations of racism Donald Trump has hit back after being accused of making "racist and disgusting" remarks about Democratic congresswomen from black and minority ethnic (BAME) backgrounds....
08:34, 2019-07-15

AOC hits back after Trump tweets ‘go back’ to your country Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez ​slapped back Sunday at President Trump for suggesting that she and three other freshman Democrats “go back” to the countries they’re from, saying he’s irked at them because they push back at his version of America. “​You are angry because ...
00:51, 2019-07-15

Trump loses bid to block release of tax returns Donald Trump has failed in a bid to block the release of his tax returns as part of an investigation into hush money allegedly paid to two women who claim to have had affairs with him....
18:17, 2019-10-08

Trump Still Isn't Giving Up On Trying to Block Critics on Twitter If you thought the president was going to give up fighting for his right to block critics on Twitter just because of a simple court ruling, and then an appeal process, which ended with a circuit court upholding that ruling, then think again. Read more......
21:51, 2019-08-24

Trump may block $250 million in aid to Ukraine: officials The White House is reviewing whether $250 million in military assistance should be sent to Ukraine in keeping with President Donald Trump's view that U.S. foreign aid must be justified, two senior administration officials said on Thursday....
20:17, 2019-08-29

'You're better than that:' Geraldo Rivera hits back at Trump for telling progressive freshman congresswomen to 'go back' to 'broken and crime infested' countries Michael Loccisano/Getty Images Fox News commentator Geraldo Rivera fired back at President Donald Trump on Sunday for a series of tweets he sent out earlier in the day. Trump on Sunday morning targeted "progressive Democratic congresswomen," — most likely referring to the "Squad" of freshman...
17:51, 2019-07-15

Trump says Republicans would be 'foolish' to block Mexican tariffs U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday warned fellow Republicans in Congress not to block his efforts to impose tariffs on Mexico as part of his broader immigration fight amid reports that lawmakers are considering steps to block his latest trade salvo....
21:51, 2019-06-04

House votes to block Trump's transgender troop ban The House voted Tuesday to block the Pentagon’s new transgender troop policy, taking a swipe at President Donald Trump’s move to ban transgender service in the military.During debate on a $1 trillion spending package, lawmakers voted 243-183 to adopt an amendment from Rep. Jackie Speier (D-Calif.) t...
11:17, 2019-06-19

US court rules Trump can’t block critics on Twitter President Donald Trump’s practice of blocking critics on Twitter runs afoul of the First Amendment, a federal appeals court in New York ruled on Tuesday. Writing for a three-judge panel for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit in Manhattan, Judge Barrington Parker said that the president...
18:34, 2019-07-09

US appeals court says Trump cannot block Twitter followers The court found that the First Amendment does not permit Trump "to exclude persons from an otherwiseopen online dialog because they expressed views with which" he disagreed....
02:17, 2019-07-10

House votes to block Trump's military transgender ban The Democratic-controlled House voted to block the Trump administration's new transgender troop policy during a debate on a $1 trillion spending package....
05:51, 2019-06-20

House to vote again to block Trump's border emergency The House plans to vote again to block Donald Trump’s plan to divert billions of Pentagon dollars to his border wall, forcing Republicans to pick sides in a fight over one of the president’s top priorities. Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Thursday the House would vote in the coming weeks on a resolution t...
13:51, 2019-09-13

President Trump Can’t Block Critics on Twitter, Says Court (NEW YORK) — President Donald Trump can’t ban critics from his Twitter account, a federal appeals court ruled Tuesday, saying the First Amendment calls for more speech, rather than less, on matters of public concern. The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Manhattan upheld a lower court...
17:17, 2019-07-09

Court Rules It’s Illegal for Trump to Block You on Twitter Sorry, Donald Drumpf! Looks like the Orange Cheeto President’s Twitter fingers got a little too spicy for the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit ...
02:34, 2019-07-10

Trump administration moves to block immigrants who may need government aid U.S. President Donald Trump's administration unveiled a new rule on Monday that could deny visas and permanent residency to hundreds of thousands of people for being too poor....
16:34, 2019-08-12

Gordon Ramsay's garden sheds on hold: Wandsworth council chiefs block plans for luxury guest cabins in celebrity chef's back garden The celebrity chef and wife Tana wanted to splash out £80,000 on a pair of luxury sheds, but the council has informed them that their plans are not acceptable without a tree survey....
16:51, 2019-06-19

Explainer: Can Trump use executive privilege to block congressional probes? Like numerous U.S. presidents before him, Donald Trump has invoked the legal doctrine known as executive privilege to try to block congressional investigators from getting access to certain documents and witnesses they are seeking....
02:00, 2019-06-13

Another judge refuses Donald Trump request to block subpoenas A second judge has declined to block subpoenas that seek financial records from President Donald Trump, moving congressional Democrats one step closer to obtaining the documents that date back nearly a decade....
16:34, 2019-05-23

Judge tosses Trump’s lawsuit trying to block release of his tax returns A federal judge in Manhattan on Monday threw out President Trump’s lawsuit attempting to block the Manhattan DA’s Office from getting its hands on years of his financial records — meaning he could be forced to turn over his long-sought tax returns. Trump sued last month to stop Manhattan DA Cy...
17:34, 2019-10-07

President Trump can’t block you on Twitter, federal court rules A US federal court has ruled today that President Donald Trump can’t block his haters on Twitter. The United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit situated in New York said that since Trump uses the social network to communicate matters related to government affairs, he can’t bar some Ameri...
13:34, 2019-07-10

| Trump can't block Twitter critics, appeals court affirms A federal appeals court has ruled that US President Donald Trump cannot legally block users on Twitter based on their political differences with him, affirming a lower court decision....
23:00, 2019-07-09

China Plans a List of U.S. Firms to Block, in Answer to Trump Without disclosing details, officials say they plan to retaliate against those who blockade Chinese companies, in an apparent response to Huawei’s problems....
14:34, 2019-05-31

Groups sue to block Trump administration's expansion of rapid deportations Advocacy groups sued the Trump administration on Tuesday in an effort to block a rule published last month that expands the number of migrants who can be subject to a sped-up deportation process without oversight by an immigration judge....
15:51, 2019-08-07

Senators will try to block Trump’s arms sales to Saudi Arabia A bipartisan group of senators will try to block the Trump administration’s use of emergency authority to sell arms to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, setting up a possible showdown with the White House.The resolutions of disapproval come after Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told Congress...
20:17, 2019-06-05

Trump sues to block House panel from getting his state tax returns President Donald Trump on Tuesday sued to block a U.S. House of Representatives committee from obtaining his New York state tax returns, with his lawyer accusing the Democratic-controlled panel of "presidential harassment."...
00:51, 2019-07-24

Environmental groups sue to block Trump Endangered Species Act rollback More than half a dozen environmental groups filed a lawsuit this week against the Trump administration for its purported attempt to weaken the Endangered Species Act....
23:51, 2019-08-23

Trump to block California from setting vehicle emissions rules Administration will declare that states are pre-empted from setting their own standards in a move that will spark challengeThe Trump administration will revoke California’s authority to set its own vehicle greenhouse gas standards and declare that states are preempted from setting their own vehicle ...
23:17, 2019-09-17

Judge throws out Trump’s lawsuit to block releasing his tax returns A federal judge in Manhattan on Monday threw out President Trump’s lawsuit attempting to block the Manhattan DA’s Office from getting its hands on his tax returns. Trump sued last month to stop Manhattan DA Cyrus Vance’s office from enforcing a subpoena for his personal and corporate financial docum...
15:34, 2019-10-07

GOP senators hope Trump is bluffing on Mexico tariffs so they don't have to block them Mitch McConnell and members of the Senate GOP caucus hope Trump will scrap tariffs on Mexico before they have to decide whether to rebuke the president....
23:17, 2019-06-04

ACLU sues to block Trump's new sweeping asylum restrictions Four civil rights organizations sued the Trump administration Tuesday to block a new rule that would make most asylum seekers inadmissible from entering the United States through its southern border....
10:17, 2019-07-17

Republicans threaten revolt, may block Trump's Mexico tariffs Republicans are warning that President Donald Trump could face a shocking rebellion against him on the Senate floor if the president slaps Mexico with wide-ranging tariffs.At a closed-door lunch Tuesday, two Trump administration officials laid out the president’s view: There is a crisis at the borde...
04:34, 2019-06-05

Trump sues House panel to block it from getting his state tax returns U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday sued to block the U.S. House of Representatives' Ways and Means Committee from obtaining his New York state tax returns....
23:00, 2019-07-23

Flores Agreement: States Sue to Block Trump's Attempt to Revoke It Lawsuits regarding the Flores Agreement and public charge rule argue that the federal government is interfering with states' efforts to enforce their laws....
05:34, 2019-08-28

Trump urges appeals court to block subpoena for his accounting records U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday asked an appeals court to overturn a ruling that his accounting firm must turn over his financial records from before he was president to the Democrat-controlled House of Representatives Oversight Committee....
07:01, 2019-06-11

Senate votes again to block emergency funding for Trump’s border wall The Senate on Wednesday passed a measure that blocks President Trump from using emergency powers to raid the budget for military construction projects to pay for his long-promised border wall. Eleven Republicans voted to rebuke the president on a 54-41 vote, including Lamar Alexander of Tennessee, R...
21:17, 2019-09-25

U.S. states, cities sue to block Trump 'conscience' rule for healthcare workers Two dozen U.S. states and municipalities sued the Trump administration on Tuesday to stop it from enforcing a rule that would make it easier for doctors and nurses to avoid performing abortions on religious or moral grounds....
05:51, 2019-05-22

NY judge denies Trump bid to block House Deutsche Bank subpoenas A Manhattan federal judge has denied a bid by President Donald Trump and his companies to block congressional subpoenas on two banks to obtain years worth of financial records. The ruling Wednesday by District Judge Edgardo Ramos in Manhattan federal court to deny injunctions on Deutsche Bank and Ca...
02:51, 2019-05-23

Judge tosses Trump's lawsuit seeking to block release of tax returns President Donald Trump's lawsuit to prevent his personal and corporate tax returns from being released to the public got tossed out in a lower Manhattan court Monday....
00:34, 2019-10-08

Federal judge appears hesitant to block Trump Obamacare alternatives The Trump administration argued in district court Tuesday that it was allowed to let people buy short-term plans outside of Obamacare's rules because they'd done little to disrupt the market and had been allowed for most of Barack Obama's tenure....
02:51, 2019-05-22

Trump moves to block asylum applications by migrants – live updates E Jean Carroll considering suing Donald Trump over alleged sexual assault and Jeffrey Epstein makes case for house arrest 3.32pm BST When concerned about Trump policies on tariffs, e.g., GOP Congress has made it clear and known to White House in private and in public. On Trump's grotesque racism and...
16:51, 2019-07-15

Refuse, block, stonewall – but Trump's strategy leaves little margin for error Trump is counting on the loyalty of subordinates who will face increasing pressure to testify, and analysts say that is riskyDemocrats to subpoena ambassador blocked by Trump – liveIn the opening exchanges of the impeachment inquiry against him, Donald Trump has adopted a hardline strategy of angril...
21:51, 2019-10-08

Sen. Schumer to Try Again to Block President Trump’s Border Wall Money Measure (WASHINGTON) — The Senate’s top Democrat intends to force a vote to block President Donald Trump from using special emergency powers to transfer money from military base construction projects like new schools to pay for new fences along the U.S.-Mexico border. That’s according to p...
23:17, 2019-09-10

Senate votes to block Trump’s $8 billion Saudi arms deal ​The Senate voted on Thursday to block the Trump administration’s $8 billion arms deal with Saudi Arabia,​ but the numbers were not enough to overturn a veto by President Trump. The Republican-led Senate filed 22 resolutions — one for each of the contracts — and grouped them into three votes. ...
22:17, 2019-06-20

City joins legal fight to block Trump green card changes The de Blasio administration is suing to block the White House from imposing a rule change that makes it easier to deny green cards and visas to immigrants seeking government financial assistance. City lawyers filed papers in Manhattan federal court Monday seeking a preliminary injunction to block c...
04:17, 2019-09-11

Trump vetoes congressional effort to block Saudi arms sales President Donald Trump on Wednesday vetoed a trio of congressional resolutions aimed at blocking his administration from bypassing Congress and selling billions of dollars in weapons and maintenance support to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates....
07:51, 2019-07-25

U.S. House votes to block Trump bid to ease small-arms exports Legislation approved by the U.S. House of Representatives would block President Donald Trump's plan to overhaul small-arms export policy to make it easier for gun makers to sell weapons like flamethrowers and grenades to foreign buyers....
01:17, 2019-07-17

Alaska lawsuit seeks to block Trump road deal through refuge Environmentalists on Wednesday filed a lawsuit challenging a new Trump Administration plan to build a road through a national wildlife refuge in Alaska....
05:51, 2019-08-08

House votes to block Trump bid to ease small-arms exports Legislation approved by the U.S. House of Representatives would block President Donald Trump's plan to overhaul small-arms export policy to make it easier for gun makers to sell weapons like flamethrowers and grenades to foreign buyers....
01:17, 2019-07-17

Trump administration seeks court rehearing on Twitter block ruling The Trump administration on Friday asked a federal appeals court for a rehearing on its ruling last month that President Trump engaged in "viewpoint discriminating" by blocking certain Twitter followers from his account....
17:17, 2019-08-24

Sen. Cruz urges Trump administration to block China’s next UN power play Sen. Ted Cruz is calling on the Trump administration to block China from installing a controversial former head of the Hong Kong police force at the helm of a United Nations office meant to fight drug trafficking, organized crime and corruption. ...
18:51, 2019-09-11

Trump asserts executive privilege to block access to census documents President Donald Trump claimed executive privilege to block Congress’ access to documents about how a citizenship question was added to the 2020 census.The move came as the House Oversight and Reform Committee was beginning proceedings Wednesday morning to hold Attorney General William Barr and Comm...
16:34, 2019-06-12

All You (and Trump) Should Know About Impeachment Impeachment talk was limited to a vocal minority during President Donald Trump’s first two years in office. It grew louder earlier this year when opposition Democrats took control of the U.S. House of Representatives, where the formal charges known as articles of impeachment originate. It endured af...
18:00, 2019-09-25

House approves measure to block Trump from launching military strike against Iran The House proposal would bar the Trump administration from using any federal funds for military force "in or against" the Islamic Republic.        ...
06:17, 2019-07-13

ACLU files suit to block Trump rule to stop asylum-seekers The American Civil Liberties Union sued U.S. President Donald Trump's administration on Tuesday, challenging a sweeping new rule that would bar almost all migrants from seeking asylum at the southern border of the United States....
02:51, 2019-07-17

Trump officials to move to impose near-total block on asylum seekers at border Supreme court order gives administration the green light to turn away those who have passed through a third countryThe Trump administration is threatening to move swiftly to impose a near-total block on Central Americans seeking asylum at the US-Mexico border after the US supreme court gave its temp...
19:17, 2019-09-12

U.S. appeals court judges spar with Trump lawyer over bid to block House subpoena A U.S. appeals court on Friday appeared unlikely to grant President Donald Trump's request that it block a congressional subpoena for his financial records....
19:34, 2019-07-12

Defying Trump, US Senate Votes To Block $8 Billion Saudi Arms Sales The Republican-led Senate voted Thursday to block $8.1 billion in US arms sales to Saudi Arabia and other Arab allies, as legislators outraged with the kingdom delivered a symbolic rebuke to President......
22:00, 2019-06-20

Appeals Court Refuses to Block Trump Rule That Would Cut Planned Parenthood Funding In a major setback for Planned Parenthood, a federal appeals court ruled Thursday that a Trump ban on funding clinics that refer women to abortion providers can take effect while the court weighs the overall merits....
08:51, 2019-07-12

Trump sues House Ways and Means panel to block disclosure of his tax returns President Trump filed a lawsuit against the House Ways and Means Committee, the New York state's attorney general and tax chief to block the disclosure of years of his tax returns....
21:51, 2019-07-23

ACLU asks judge to block Trump asylum rule as case is heard Civil liberties groups are asking a federal judge for a hearing to quickly block the Trump administrations effort to effectively end asylum at the U.S.-Mexico border...
16:00, 2019-07-17

Defying Trump, House Votes to Block Arms Sales to Saudi Arabia The House of Representatives passed three resolutions Wednesday to block the sale of billions of dollars of weapons to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, a move made in defiance of President Donald Trump and likely to be vetoed. Several Republicans and Independent Justin Amash, who left the ...
09:17, 2019-07-18

President Trump Can't Block Twitter Users, Federal Appeals Court Rules A federal appeals court in New York ruled President Trump’s practice of blocking some users on Twitter violates the free-speech protections of the First Amendment....
11:00, 2019-07-10

Justice Department joins legal battle to block release of Trump’s tax returns The US Department of Justice is wading into a legal battle to quash subpoenas from the Manhattan District Attorney’s Office seeking President Trump’s corporate and personal tax returns. In a brief letter to Manhattan federal Judge Victor Marrero filed late Monday, the chief of the US Att...
21:51, 2019-10-01

Trump administration moves to limit state powers to block pipelines, terminals The Trump administration on Friday unveiled a proposal that would curb state powers to block pipelines and other energy projects, part of the Trump administration's effort to boost domestic oil, gas and coal development....
03:34, 2019-08-10

Senate to vote to block Trump’s emergency arms sales to Saudi Arabia, UAE The measures, which will be consolidated into three votes Thursday, have enough support to pass, but will likely fall short of a veto-proof majority....
18:17, 2019-06-20

Justice Dept. joins bid to temporarily block NY prosecutors' subpoena for Trump's tax returns The Justice Department asked a federal judge Wednesday to temporarily block a subpoena from New York prosecutors for eight years’ worth of President Trump’s personal and corporate tax returns as part of a criminal probe into possible campaign finance violations....
17:00, 2019-10-03

U.S. states, rights groups ask court to block bid to divert $1.5 billion toward Trump's wall Civil rights groups and 20 states asked a federal judge to prevent the Trump Administration from transferring $1.5 billion that Congress had approved for the military toward building a wall on the U.S. border with Mexico, according to a court filing....
21:00, 2019-05-30

GOP lawmakers discuss vote to block Trump’s new tariffs on Mexico, in what would be a dramatic act of defiance Republican aren’t eager for a fight with Trump. But some feel they might have to take action, as consensus grows that the new tariffs would amount to a tax increase on American businesses and consumers....
05:00, 2019-06-04

Trump vetoes Congress’s attempt to block arms sales to Saudi Arabia The sales would replenish part of the Saudi arsenal that lawmakers say has been used against civilians in Yemen’s civil war. Many lawmakers also object to the idea of rewarding Saudi leaders after the killing of the journalist Jamal Khashoggi....
08:00, 2019-07-25

Republican, Democratic senators seek to block Trump Saudi arms sales Republican and Democratic U.S. senators said on Wednesday they would try to pass 22 separate joint resolutions that, if passed, would block President Donald Trump's plan to complete $8 billion in military sales to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates without congressional review....
17:17, 2019-06-05

Civil Liberties Groups Asks Judge To Block Trump Asylum Rule (WASHINGTON) — Civil liberties groups on Wednesday asked for a temporary restraining order blocking the Trump administration’s effort to effectively end asylum at the U.S.-Mexico border. The American Civil Liberties Union and others filed the request seeking a Thursday hearing in San Fra...
23:51, 2019-07-17

Republican-controlled Senate votes to block Trump’s arms sales to Saudis President vows to veto the measures after seven Republicans broke with him to reject at least some of the arms salesThe Republican-controlled US Senate has voted to block the Trump administration from selling arms to Saudi Arabia, launching a new challenge to Donald Trump’s alliance with the country...
09:51, 2019-06-21

Judge declines to block subpoena seeking Donald Trump's financial records A federal judge in Washington, D.C. on Monday said President Donald Trump's former accounting firm must comply with a congressional subpoena seeking the president's financial records....
15:17, 2019-05-21

Trump sues in New York to block public release of tax returns – live news Trump askis a federal judge to prevent New York prosecutors from obtaining eight years of his personal and corporate tax returnsSign up for the US briefing and get a new perspective 6.14pm BST Congressman Joe Kennedy, a Democrat from Massachusetts, is planing to run for Senate, multiple news outlets...
19:34, 2019-09-19

Trump Vetoes Resolutions Seeking to Block Arms Sales to Gulf Allies President Trump vetoed joint resolutions from Congress that sought to block arms sales to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, calling them an ill-conceived effort that would “harm—not help—efforts to end the conflict in Yemen.”...
03:17, 2019-07-25

Donald Trump uses executive privilege to block House access to census documents President Donald Trump acted Wednesday to block lawmakers from seeing government documents that outline how his administration added a highly controversial question about citizenship to the 2020 Census....
20:00, 2019-06-12

Jimmy Carter’s 1977 law gives Trump sweeping powers to block China trade Legal scholars and trade policy experts say that President Trump is right to claim broad powers to prohibit companies from trading with foreign countries thanks to a 1977 law that has previously not garnered much attention outside the context of national security....
00:34, 2019-08-28

Explainer: Can Trump block ex-aide Hicks from talking to Congress by citing immunity? A White House lawyer cited "testimonial immunity" in instructing Hope Hicks, a former top aide to President Donald Trump, not to answer questions about her White House tenure in a closed-door congressional interview on Wednesday....
03:17, 2019-06-20

Defying Trump, U.S. senator moves toward vote to block Saudi arms sales U.S. Senator Bob Menendez began the formal process on Tuesday of blocking President Donald Trump's plan to proceed with more than $8 billion in military sales to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates without congressional consent....
19:00, 2019-06-18

| Trump on impeachment probe: 'We're at war' President Donald Trump called his struggle with Democrats threatening impeachment a "war," a video of comments that he expected to remain private showed....
05:17, 2019-09-28

What you need to know about the impeachment inquiry into Trump House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has announced a formal impeachment inquiry of President Trump. Here’s what you need to know about what impeachment is and how it works....
06:17, 2019-09-25

What Happens Next with Trump, Ukraine and Impeachment For two and a half years, Donald Trump has pursued an unorthodox “my nation first/my interests first” approach to governing the US with relatively minimal political blowback. But with formal impeachment inquiries launched against him this week, he now enters the most dangerous phase of h...
00:17, 2019-09-28

| Trump says 'not at all' worried about impeachment President Donald Trump has dismissed the threat of impeachment over allegations that he tried to pressure Ukraine's leader into investigating his 2020 election rival Joe Biden....
18:17, 2019-09-24

How to block or unblock someone on Snapchat, and what happens when you do block someone Lucy Nicholson/Reuters You can block or unblock someone on Snapchat easily, but figuring out what exactly happens when you block someone can be confusing. Blocking someone on Snapchat not only makes it impossible for that person's account to contact you, but they also can't see your public posts on...
14:51, 2019-08-01

See How LA Belches Emissions, Block by Block Researchers quantify the emissions of every road and building in the nearly 5,000 square miles of the Los Angeles metro area. Your city could be next....
21:17, 2019-08-26

‘Repugnant to the American Dream.’ Judges Block President Trump’s Immigrant Wealth Test (Bloomberg) — A new U.S. Department of Homeland Security rule to screen out immigrants deemed at risk of becoming dependent on government benefits was put on hold by judges on both coasts until there’s a final decision on whether the so-called green card wealth test is legal. U.S. Distri...
05:51, 2019-10-12

Appeals court rejects President Donald Trump lawsuit to block financial records A federal appeals court ruled Friday President Donald Trump can't keep personal and business financial records from House investigators, who want to examine them for potential conflicts of interest and foreign payments....
21:51, 2019-10-11

Trump renews claim that he is immune from criminal investigation in effort to block Manhattan DA probe The Justice Department filed a brief in support of the president, though it stopped short of endorsing his precedent-breaking assertion that he has absolute immunity....
21:00, 2019-10-12

Congressman threatens to block Donald Trump's tariffs as talks with Mexico enter second day The Democratic chairman of a key congressional committee says he will take steps to block President Donald Trump's proposed tariffs on Mexico.        ...
05:51, 2019-06-07

House votes to end US role in Yemen, poised to block Trump from launching Iran strike Next up: a proposal that would bar Trump from launching a military strike against Iran, which supporters predict will pass in a vote set for Friday.        ...
21:51, 2019-07-11

Mnuchin: Draft IRS memo doesn’t undermine rationale to block release of Trump’s tax returns Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Wednesday that a confidential IRS memo does not undermine the agency’s justification for denying lawmakers’ request for President Trump’s tax returns. Appearing......
23:51, 2019-05-22

President Trump Vetoes Congressional Effort to Block Saudi Arabia Arms Sales WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Wednesday vetoed a trio of congressional resolutions aimed at blocking his administration from bypassing Congress and selling billions of dollars in weapons and maintenance support to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates. Secretary of State Mike Pomp...
03:01, 2019-07-25

Senators from both parties unite to block Trump’s plan to sell military equipment to Saudis In a rare show of bipartisanship, senators from both sides of the aisle united Wednesday in an effort to block President Trump’s plan to sell $8 billion in military equipment to Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Lebanon. The senators said they would try to pass 22 separate joint resolutions...
22:17, 2019-06-05

UPDATE 1-Defying Trump, U.S. senator moves toward vote to block Saudi arms sales U.S. Senator Bob Menendez began the formal process on Tuesday of blocking a White House plan for $8 billion in military sales to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates without the consent of Congress, setting up Senate votes on the matter as soon as this week....
02:51, 2019-06-19

Senate Votes to Block Trump’s Arms Sales to Gulf Nations in Bipartisan Rebuke The vote illustrated the deep divide between lawmakers and the administration over Saudi Arabia and the president’s attempts to circumvent Congress on national security decisions....
22:00, 2019-06-20

Republican launches fresh push to defund sanctuary cities after courts block Trump Republicans are renewing their fight against “sanctuary cities,” with a new bill that aims to pull immigration funding from those jurisdictions that shield illegal immigrants from deportation – while protecting law enforcement officials who follow federal law. ...
19:00, 2019-05-23

Manhattan prosecutors file motion to dismiss Trump suit to block tax returns subpoena The Manhattan District Attorney's Office filed a motion Monday asking a judge to dismiss President Donald Trump's effort to block a subpoena seeking his tax returns....
19:17, 2019-09-24

Kudlow sidesteps comment on report that Trump could delay, block tariff on Chinese goods White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow demurred on Friday when asked if U.S. President Donald Trump would delay or stop the imposition of tariffs on $300 billion worth of Chinese goods if China took some positive actions....
17:01, 2019-08-02

House Votes to Block Arms Sales to Gulf Nations, Setting Up Trump’s Third Veto The measures would block the sale of billions of dollars of arms to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates. No other foreign policy issue has made as big a rift between the president and Congress....
01:51, 2019-07-18

"Not At All" Worried About Impeachment, Says Donald Trump President Donald Trump on Monday dismissed the threat of impeachment over allegations that he tried to pressure Ukraine's leader into investigating his 2020 election rival Joe Biden....
00:17, 2019-09-24

Could this impeachment inquiry end Trump’s presidency? In a July phone call between Donald Trump and Ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelenskiy, Trump asked Zelenskiy to investigate former vice-president Joe Biden. An intelligence official decided to blow the whistle on the call. Lauren Gambino discusses how this has led to an impeachment inquiry. And: Jos...
03:00, 2019-10-02

Trump Worried How Impeachment Would Look on His 'Resume' Publicly, President Donald Trump has blasted his ongoing Ukraine scandal, and the impeachment inquiry it spawned, as a “hoax” and “presidential harassment,” repeatedly insisting he has nothing to apologize for or worry about. But privately, the president seems decidedly less confident—not about the ...
22:34, 2019-10-07

For Once, Republicans Break With Trump, but Not on Impeachment Foreign policy is one area where congressional Republicans have felt free to criticize the president, and they have bombarded him with public complaints over his decision to pull back in Syria....
08:34, 2019-10-09

"We're At War": Donald Trump On Impeachment Probe President Donald Trump called his struggle with Democrats threatening impeachment a "war," a video of comments that he expected to remain private showed Friday....
03:17, 2019-09-28

California to appeal Trump tax return ruling, renew bid to block president from 2020 primary ballot California’s chief elections officer said Tuesday he will appeal a federal judge’s decision to block a state law that would have required President Trump to submit five years’ worth of his personal income tax returns in order to be included on the state's 2020 primary ballot in March....
18:34, 2019-10-02

Trump says he’ll ‘immediately’ appeal a federal judge’s ruling to block $2.5 billion in border wall funds Associated Press/Evan Vucci President Donald Trump is vowing to appeal a judge's ruling that says his administration cannot take $2.5 billion in funds intended for anti-drug activities and use it to build a wall along the Mexican border. A U.S. District Court judge ruled that the transfer of the mo...
23:17, 2019-06-29

Judge rejects House suit to block transfer of billions of dollars for Trump border wall The court said one chamber of Congress cannot sue the Trump administration over spending on the border after the government shutdown and the president’s emergency declaration....
05:00, 2019-06-04

The Donald’s Worst Nightmare? More Than 260,000 People Petition to Rename Trump Tower Block for Barack Obama Donald Trump seems to have a love affair with Barack Obama; he just can’t seem to resist mentioning the forever president every chance he gets....
15:34, 2019-08-16

House votes to set aside impeachment resolution against Trump The U.S. House of Representatives voted Wednesday to table an impeachment resolution against President Donald Trump, effectively killing the measure for now but not burying the issue that has divided Democrats....
02:01, 2019-07-18

Trump impeachment effort once again rejected in House The Democratic-led House of Representatives once again rejected articles of impeachment against President Trump on Wednesday. The House voted to table Rep. Al Green’s article of impeachment 332 to 95, the third time his effort has gone down in defeat. Green made his latest impeachment attempt Tuesda...
03:17, 2019-07-18

The Trump Impeachment Inquiry: Latest Updates President Trump is on Twitter, expressing his dissatisfaction with Fox News, the supposed media redoubt that he needs to maintain the support of his core voters....
16:17, 2019-10-10

How Ukraine got caught up in Trump's impeachment battle Ukraine is the unwitting participant in a political battle in Washington between President Donald Trump and the Democrats ahead of the 2020 election....
20:51, 2019-09-26

Pelosi announces impeachment inquiry against Trump House Speaker Nancy Pelosi launched a formal impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump on Tuesday, acquiescing to mounting pressure from fellow Democrats. (Sept. 24)        ...
14:34, 2019-09-25

Trump's lawyer willing to testify over impeachment claims Donald Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani has told Sky News he would like to testify to Congress over impeachment allegations facing the president....
01:17, 2019-09-28

Trump intensifies Congressional impeachment fight Donald Trump intensifies his fight with Congress over the Democrats' impeachment investigation, as the administration blocks a US diplomat from testifying about Ukraine. AP Washington Bureau Chief Julie Pace analyzes the day's developments. (Oct. 8)        ...
02:00, 2019-10-09

'He has faults, but don't we all?': Trump supporters say he will defeat impeachment Gathering for a Minneapolis rally, backers see political games at work – though some raise doubtsWearing a “Trump” sweater, 17-year-old Christine Siems was at her first rally and had no intention of letting the threat of impeachment spoil it.“I think it’s kind of silly,” the student said. “They don’...
18:00, 2019-10-12

Trump Impeachment Inquiry: Live Updates President Trump attacked two House leaders after they threatened to subpoena the White House, and Mike Pompeo, the secretary of state, confirmed he listened in on the call with Ukraine’s president....
00:00, 2019-10-03

Trump Impeachment Inquiry: Latest Updates President Trump attacked two House leaders after they threatened to subpoena the White House, and Mike Pompeo, the secretary of state, confirmed he listened in on the call with Ukraine’s president....
00:34, 2019-10-03

These Are the Key U.S. and Ukrainian Players in the Trump Impeachment Inquiry President Donald Trump faces an impeachment inquiry in the wake of a recent whistleblower complaint alleging that he asked Ukraine to interfere in the 2020 presidential election by investigating Democratic candidate Joe Biden, and his son Hunter. Central to the inquiry is a July 25 phone call betwee...
02:34, 2019-10-04

Dem leaders plot impeachment messaging war with Trump House Democrats are plotting an all-out offensive against President Donald Trump as they pursue an impeachment inquiry, announcing plans on Sunday to streamline their messaging operation and aid vulnerable lawmakers as they face potential blowback in their districts.Speaker Nancy Pelosi and her top ...
01:17, 2019-09-30

Now de Blasio is calling for Donald Trump’s impeachment Mayor Bill de Blasio flip-flopped on Friday on whether President Trump should be impeached, a week after saying that Democrats are too focused on the topic. “What happened the other day changed my mind because that was treason,” de Blasio told MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” refe...
15:17, 2019-06-14

Trump impeachment inquiry not a problem for the Fed: Bullard St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank President James Bullard said on Wednesday he does not expect the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump to affect how the Fed conducts monetary policy....
00:51, 2019-09-26

Voters react to Trump impeachment investigation Voters across the U.S. express concern about President Donald Trump’s impeachment investigation. (Sept. 25)        ...
08:51, 2019-09-26

Joe Biden Calls for Trump's Impeachment for the Very First Time On Wednesday, for the first time during Donald Trump’s extremely long and excruciating presidency, former Vice President and Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden said that Trump should be impeached....
07:00, 2019-10-10

Abuse of power, not criminality, key to Trump impeachment Democratic lawmakers have a strong case for impeaching U.S. President Donald Trump if they can prove he abused his power when he asked Ukraine's president to "look into" an American political rival, several legal experts said....
13:34, 2019-09-27

Trump impeachment push gets important new ally The push to remove the president from office gained momentum on Monday after the No. 4 House Democrat announced support for an impeachment investigation into Donald Trump.Ben Ray Luján, a close ally of Speaker Nancy Pelosi, is the highest-ranking House Democrat to back impeachment thus far. T...
12:17, 2019-08-20

For Trump, a high-velocity threat of impeachment From the moment Donald Trump became a national political figure, he has been cloaked in controversy and shadowed by investigations. Now Trump is facing a high-velocity threat like none that has come before. (Sept. 27)        ...
00:51, 2019-09-28

House to vote on whether to consider articles of impeachment for Trump The House is slated to vote later Wednesday on whether to immediately consider articles of impeachment against Donald Trump, the first barometer of efforts to remove the president considered by the full Democrat-led House.The move, forced by a Democratic lawmaker from Texas who used a procedural mec...
16:17, 2019-07-17

| Trump denounces impeachment inquiry as a 'coup' US President Donald Trump has denounced the impeachment inquiry threatening his presidency as a "coup", as his administration pushed back hard against the investigation....
20:00, 2019-10-02

Why Mitch McConnell Could Be Key In the Trump Impeachment Battle Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell allowed the slightest of distances between himself and President Donald Trump this week on his handling of Ukrainian aid. But the White House has no real reason to worry yet. Any shift, however small, could have dire consequences for a White House that, as of t...
02:00, 2019-09-27

A New Poll on Impeachment Shows That Trump Is in Big Trouble A Washington Post poll shows a majority of the public supporting an impeachment inquiry for Donald Trump, including Republican voters and independents....
22:17, 2019-10-08

The Trump Impeachment Inquiry: What Happened Today With a dramatic letter to Democrats and the blocking of a key witness, the White House signaled how far it was willing to go to oppose investigative efforts....
08:34, 2019-10-09

What Happened in the Trump Impeachment Inquiry This Week Trump requests China’s help. Read the whistle-blower complaint at the heart of the inquiry. See who’s been subpoenaed. Ukraine, Ukraine, Ukraine. And more....
20:00, 2019-10-05

Former GOP Congressman Calls for Impeachment of Trump and Pence Small cracks are starting to appear in what until now has been a fortified wall of GOP support for President Donald Trump on the impeachment question....
09:17, 2019-05-26

Rep. Al Green to force impeachment vote against Trump A Democratic lawmaker says he will force a vote on articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump by next week, a dramatic step that could force the Democrat-led House to consider the measure for the first time, even over the objection of Speaker Nancy Pelosi.“The President of the United Sta...
21:00, 2019-07-15

Trump calls impeachment inquiry a ‘coup’ WASHINGTON, DC (NBC News) – President Donald Trump on Tuesday escalated his attacks on Democrats’ impeachment efforts, referring to the inquiry as a “coup.” “As I learn more and more each day, I am coming to the conclusion that what is taking place is not an impeachment...
10:00, 2019-10-02

What you need to know as Congress steps up Trump’s impeachment inquiry House committees are trying to determine if President Donald Trump violated his oath of office by asking a foreign country to investigate a political opponent....
00:17, 2019-10-13

Biden backs impeachment if Trump does not comply Joe Biden says Congress must use its "full constitutional authority" to determine whether President Donald Trump asked the Ukrainian president for dirt on Biden as he runs for the Democratic presidential nomination. (Sept. 24)        ...
23:51, 2019-09-24

Here are the Trump associates who have been subpoenaed in the impeachment inquiry Drew Angerer/Getty Images As House Democrats move forward with their impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump, they have started issuing subpoenas to senior administration officials and Trump associates involved in the president's dealings with Ukraine. According to Reuters, a subpoena is...
22:00, 2019-10-07

Why the impeachment inquiry could reshape Trump's presidency In a bilateral meeting with Donald Trump, the Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy, a former comedian, tried to make light of the impeachment investigation they're now at the centre of....
10:51, 2019-09-26

Trump says there should be a way of stopping impeachment inquiry, perhaps through courts U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday assailed Democrats for their impeachment inquiry and said there should be a way to stop them, perhaps through courts....
20:51, 2019-09-26

Trump says he's not taking talk of impeachment over Ukraine seriously U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday shrugged off talk about impeachment over reports that he had asked his Ukrainian counterpart to launch an investigation that could damage Democratic political rival Joe Biden....
21:51, 2019-09-23

| US House steps up Trump impeachment probe Democrats have moved to intensify their impeachment investigation of President Donald Trump as whiffs of new scandal surrounding the White House emerged related to Trump's business and his lawyer's involvement in Ukraine....
21:34, 2019-09-09

Trump Says He Won't Work With Democrats Until Probes Are Done President Trump said he told Democratic congressional leaders he would only work with them on infrastructure and other initiatives when they finish investigating him....
02:17, 2019-05-23

House Democrats sue for Trump's tax returns House Democrats on Tuesday sued for President Trump’s tax returns, marking the beginning of a high-stakes legal fight over his efforts to keep his taxes secret.Ways and Means Committee Chairman Richard Neal (D-Mass.) filed suit in federal court to enforce a subpoena for the records rejected in May b...
20:17, 2019-07-02

Democrats say Trump is 'deplorable' — but they'll still work with him Democrats torched President Donald Trump as a racist this week — but they also know how to compartmentalize.The toxic relationship between Trump and the opposition continues to hit new lows, but that's not stopping Speaker Nancy Pelosi and her party from working with him to avert fiscal calamity and...
20:51, 2019-07-17

Trump says will soon sit down with Democrats for immigration negotiations President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he would sit down soon with his Democratic opponents in the U.S. Congress for negotiations over U.S. immigration policy....
20:51, 2019-06-11

Trump's economy is the Democrats' disaster The creation of 224,000 new jobs in June further consolidates President Trump's economic stewardship. Beating expectations, those job numbers give Trump the central plank of his reelection campaign....
23:34, 2019-07-05

States seek to block Trump 'public charge' immigrant rule as groups warn it could harm economy The "public charge" rule could have a negative effect on the economy as millions of legal immigrants are scared off public assistance, advocacy groups say....
19:34, 2019-08-28

In rare rebuke, Senate votes to block Trump administration's weapons deal with Saudi Arabia The unusual rebuke by the GOP-run Senate highlights a rift between Congress and the White House over the Trump administration's pro-Saudi policies.        ...
23:17, 2019-06-20

Trump Administration’s New Rule Could Block Visas, Green Cards for Legal Immigrants Who Need Benefits Like Food Stamps Because the Trump administration is made of people like Stephen Miller and those who think like him, on Monday the group of evil white men and complicit white women released a new regulation that would target legal immigrants for needing government benefits....
22:51, 2019-08-12

Matt Gaetz defends bipartisan plan to block Trump from using military force against Iran without congressional approval Florida Rep. Matt Gaetz, typically a staunch supporter of President Trump, on Tuesday defended his bipartisan plan that would block the president from using military force against Iran without congressional approval....
14:51, 2019-07-10

9th Circuit refuses Trump request to block judge's ruling to stop military funds for border wall An appeals court denied the Trump administration's emergency request to block a federal judge's ruling that prevents President Trump from using $2.5 billion in military funds to build a wall along the southern border....
04:00, 2019-07-04

Biden backs impeachment if Trump does not cooperate with Congress Democratic presidential front-runner Joe Biden said on Tuesday he would support opening impeachment proceedings against Donald Trump if the Republican president fails to comply with congressional requests for information on Ukraine and other matters....
01:17, 2019-09-25

Donald Trump Calls Grounds For His Impeachment "A Joke" US President Donald Trump on Wednesday called the grounds for his impeachment laid out by Democrats "a joke," after he was accused of pressuring his Ukrainian counterpart for domestic political......
03:51, 2019-09-26

Trump slams Pelosi after she announces impeachment inquiry President Trump accused Democrats of "PRESIDENTIAL HARASSMENT!" moments after House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., publicly announced Tuesday that there will be a formal impeachment inquiry against him. ...
00:51, 2019-09-25

Why Trump’s Ukraine Call Has Invigorated Calls for Impeachment Impeachment talk was limited to a vocal minority during President Donald Trump’s first two years in office. It’s grown louder in 2019 with opposition Democrats in control of the U.S. House of Representatives, where the formal charges known as articles of impeachment originate. The push for impeachme...
21:17, 2019-09-23

U.S. ambassador to EU faces questions in Trump impeachment probe Congress's impeachment investigation into U.S. President Donald Trump turns on Tuesday to the U.S. ambassador to the European Union and the role he may have played in trying to get Ukraine to probe Trump's political rival Joseph Biden....
15:17, 2019-10-08

Two of Trump's Republican challengers support impeachment effort Two of the three Republicans challenging Donald Trump for their party's presidential nomination backed an effort to impeach the U.S. president during a debate on Tuesday....
03:51, 2019-09-25

Trump impeachment rhetoric could be dangerous for Wall Street As we get closer to a report (and likely criminal charges) related to the dirty tricks pulled by FBI agents and other federal investigators who were anti-Trump during the 2016 presidential election, Democrats are looking to get out in front of it all and are trying to get leverage. When Attorney Gen...
06:00, 2019-09-26

The Trump impeachment inquiry is just one more thing for investors to worry about Should investors be concerned about the Trump impeachment inquiry? Financial experts say no more so than any other issues that can impact the stock market....
17:00, 2019-09-26

Ex-FEC chairwoman touts Trump impeachment in state Senate run The former Democratic chairwoman of the Federal Election Commission is using calls for impeaching President Trump in her California state Senate bid....
23:17, 2019-10-08

Analysis: Trump's focus on his base may not help him with impeachment inquiry President Donald Trump may have more room to fall in public attitudes toward his possible removal from office, detailed results from several new polls suggest....
16:51, 2019-10-08

Cummings addresses Trump impeachment, Baltimore insults Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-Md.), speaking in Baltimore on Saturday about the potential impeachment of Donald Trump, said he's "trying to be fair" to the president. "There may be a time where impeachment is appropriate. One of the lines for me when and if the administration disobeys court orders. Then ...
22:00, 2019-08-03

Trump Stops Top US Diplomat From Testifying In Impeachment Inquiry The White House on Tuesday blocked a top US diplomat from speaking to Congress as part of the impeachment investigation of Donald Trump, dramatically escalating the battle with Democrats over his......
22:17, 2019-10-08

House will start impeachment probe of Trump: Pelosi U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Tuesday the House of Representatives will launch a formal inquiry into whether President Donald Trump should be impeached, declaring that no one is above the law....
06:17, 2019-09-25

I'm Sorry Y'all, But I Just Can't Find a Shit to Give About Donald Trump's Impeachment So before I write this thing, I have to admit that, right now, I’m about to do a version of a thing that deeply annoys me. Someone will write a thing. (Let’s say about libertarian marsupials.) And the people who care deeply about libertarian marsupials will respond to that thing. Maybe they’ll leave...
07:00, 2019-10-09

How impeachment works: the steps that could lead to Trump's removal The impeachment process has two main parts – here’s a visual guide to how it could play outThe House speaker, Nancy Pelosi, has announced a formal impeachment inquiry against Donald Trump. The inquiry could result in Trump’s removal from office – or it could stop well short of that. Here’s how it co...
22:51, 2019-10-04

They Are Hit On This Witch Hunt, It's A Joke: Trump On Impeachment Probe A downbeat Donald Trump on Wednesday dismissed as a "joke" the grounds laid out for the impeachment inquiry into him, as Democrats stood firm in accusing the US president of a "mafia-style shakedown"......
16:34, 2019-09-26

Trump lashes out as House launches impeachment inquiry President Donald Trump lashed out on Tuesday at the decision of Democrats in the House of Representatives to launch a formal impeachment inquiry, calling it "Witch Hunt garbage."...
02:51, 2019-09-25

Pelosi prepares to embrace impeachment inquiry against Trump Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Tuesday instructed key committee chairs to compile their strongest evidence for impeaching President Donald Trump, marking the first steps toward drafting articles of impeachment.In a closed-door meeting, Pelosi told committee leaders to compile their arguments for impeachmen...
22:51, 2019-09-24

Trump: impeachment inquiry 'worst witch hunt' President Donald Trump told reporters that the impeachment inquiry in the US House is the 'worst witch hunt in political history.' Trump commented on Tuesday during a meeting with Iraq's president. (Sept. 25)        ...
14:34, 2019-09-25

Explainer: Does a formal impeachment inquiry change anything for Trump? The U.S. House of Representatives made headlines by formally launching an impeachment investigation into President Donald Trump, but there is debate among experts about the significance of the announcement....
00:51, 2019-09-26

Trump attacks Pelosi, Dems after impeachment threat President Trump ripped House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s vow to launch impeachment proceedings — saying in a flurry of tweets Tuesday that Democrats just wanted to “demean” his appearance at the UN General Assembly. “Such an important day at the United Nations, so much work and so much ...
03:17, 2019-09-25

Wall Street may need to worry about Trump impeachment talk President Trump declared legislative negotiations will grind to a halt until Democrats drops their investigations of him. As soon as late summer, according to Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, the federal government will exhaust its borrowing authority unless Trump and Congress can agree to lift th...
20:51, 2019-05-23

Fact-Checking 4 of Trump’s Claims About the Impeachment Inquiry The president made a series of inaccurate claims as he sought to challenge the credibility of the investigation by House Democrats into his dealings with Ukraine....
12:34, 2019-10-03

Pelosi launches ‘official impeachment inquiry’ into Trump House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Tuesday that Democratic leaders are launching an “official impeachment inquiry” into President Trump. “The actions taken to date by the president have seriously violated the Constitution, especially when the president says, ‘Article Two says I can do whate...
03:17, 2019-09-25

De Blasio on Trump: I 'get under his skin,' probes will 'lead to impeachment' New York City Mayor and Democratic presidential hoeful Bill de Blasio is trying to fight against negative polls and questions about his likability, while attacking President Trump, hoping that voters will want to see the two clash in 2020....
19:00, 2019-05-26

Trump to issue ultimatum to Pelosi on impeachment vote President Trump on Friday gave an ultimatum to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi — demanding she hold a vote on impeachment and threatening to withhold White House documents and cooperation until she does. “We’ll be issuing a letter. As everybody knows we’ve been treated very unfairly, very different from ...
20:34, 2019-10-04

Here's why Trump's poll numbers are defying the impeachment mess A very large number of Americans don't have high levels of trust and respect for the government, and they're generally OK with Trump being the junkyard dog who digs it all out, writes Jake Novak....
21:00, 2019-10-04

Pelosi announces formal impeachment inquiry against Trump House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., announced the formalization of an impeachment inquiry into President Trump Tuesday evening, saying "the president must be held accountable" for his "betrayal of his oath of office, betrayal of our national security, and the betrayal of the integrity of our elect...
00:51, 2019-09-25

Candidates slam Trump, defend impeachment inquiry Democratic presidential candidates Elizabeth Warren, Cory Booker and Kamala Harris defend the impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump at a candidate forum in Las Vegas. (Oct. 2)        ...
14:34, 2019-10-03

Here is a timeline of the Ukraine events that led to the Trump impeachment inquiry The House will examine whether Trump sought Ukraine's help to smear former Vice President Joe Biden, the frontrunner for the Democratic presidential nomination....
03:51, 2019-09-25

Celebrities react to Donald Trump impeachment call: ‘Oh yes we can can can’ Rosie O'Donnell posted a video on Twitter of herself in front of the TV with Nancy Pelosi's announcement, writing: "Oh yes we can can can !!! #ImpeachDonaldTrumpNOW."...
21:17, 2019-09-25

Schumer to Trump: Don’t let impeachment talk derail gun legislation Sen. Chuck Schumer on Sunday said the growing impeachment debate on Capitol Hill shouldn’t stall long-sought legislation seeking background checks for gun purchases — nor keep President Trump from backing the measure. Schumer, speaking at his Manhattan office, called on Trump to “p...
00:17, 2019-09-30

Mueller says he could not charge Trump as Congress weighs impeachment U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller said on Wednesday his investigation into Russia's interference in the 2016 election was never going to end with criminal charges against President Donald Trump and indicated it was up to Congress to decide if it should impeach Trump....
21:34, 2019-05-29