Trump Calls Impeachment Vote ‘Embarrassment’ to Nation

Trump Calls Impeachment Vote ‘Embarrassment’ to Nation

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump declared Friday’s House committee vote to impeach him ”an embarrassment to our country” and refused to back away from the charge that first ensnared him in the scandal. Almost simultaneous to the vote, Rudy Giuliani, the president’s personal lawyer, turned up at the White House to discuss Ukraine. With a vote by the full House expected next […]

Lawsuit Filed to Block Nevada’s ‘Red Flag’ Law

Lawsuit Filed to Block Nevada’s ‘Red Flag’ Law

A nonprofit conservative group has filed a lawsuit seeking to block implementation of Nevada’s newly adopted “red flag” law before it takes effect next year. The lawsuit was filed Thursday in Carson City District Court by NevadansCAN, a self-described “non-profit citizens action network” based in Henderson and led by Mary Rooney, a former Republican state Assembly candidate and a conservative activist. Attorneys representing […]

Gun Rights Group Threatens Legal Action if Manheim Township Bans Gun Shops Near Schools

Gun Rights Group Threatens Legal Action if Manheim Township Bans Gun Shops Near Schools

A statewide gun rights group is threatening legal action if Manheim Township approves a private school’s request to establish school zones where guns may not be sold. An attorney for Firearm Owners Against Crime, in a letter to the township, says enacting the zoning amendment “would be unlawful” and “constitute a criminal offense.” Joshua Prince, a Berks County attorney representing the […]

Virginia Sheriff to Deputize Citizens in Response to Proposed Gun Control

Virginia Sheriff to Deputize Citizens in Response to Proposed Gun Control

Culpeper County Sheriff Scott Jenkins vowed to “deputize residents in his county if the new Democratic-led legislature enacts gun control measures.” He made this vow during a Board of Supervisors meeting. Everyone in the panel agreed to declare the county a Second Amendment Constitutional County. “Every Sheriff and Commonwealth Attorney in Virginia will see the […]

House Democrats Are Now Saying They Are “Uncomfortable” With Impeachment

House Democrats Are Now Saying They Are “Uncomfortable” With Impeachment

In a recent Politico report, a small group of “vulnerable” House Democrats is suggesting the idea of censuring President Trump instead of impeaching him. The group of ten included Reps. Josh Gottheimer (D-N.J.), Kurt Schrader (D-Ore.), Anthony Brindisi (D-N.Y.), and Ben McAdams (D-Utah.). Trending Politics added that this revelation came “shortly after Speaker of the […]

Democrats Unveil 2 Articles of Impeachment Against Trump

Democrats Unveil 2 Articles of Impeachment Against Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats announced two articles of impeachment Tuesday against President Donald Trump — abuse of power and obstruction of Congress — pushing toward historic votes over charges he corrupted the U.S. election process and endangered national security. Speaker Nancy Pelosi, flanked by the chairmen of the impeachment inquiry committees, stood at the Capitol in what she called a “solemn act.” Voting is expected in […]

Trump Asks Supreme Court to Void Financial Records Subpoena

Trump Asks Supreme Court to Void Financial Records Subpoena

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump asked the Supreme Court on Thursday to void a subpoena from the House of Representatives that seeks the president’s financial records from his accounting firm. The justices already have shielded the documents from being turned over while they consider whether to hear Trump’s case and his separate appeal of a court order that requires the same accounting firm, Mazars USA, to […]

House Bill Will Draft Trump Impeachment Articles, Pelosi Says

House Bill Will Draft Trump Impeachment Articles, Pelosi Says

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. House is pressing forward to draft articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump, Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced Thursday. ‘’Our democracy is what is at stake,” Pelosi said somberly. “The president leaves us no choice but to act.” Pelosi delivered the historic announcement as Democrats push toward a vote, possibly before Christmas. In solemn tones, drawing on the Constitution and the Founding […]