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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 […]

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 […]

Supreme Court Temporarily Shields Trump’s Financial Records from House Democrats

Supreme Court Temporarily Shields Trump’s Financial Records from House Democrats

A report by Fox Business says the Supreme Court is shielding President Donald Trump’s financial records from House Democrats. They announced that Trump’s accounting firm does not have to hand over his tax returns sought by House Democrats for now. This allows the justices to “decide how to handle the House subpoena and a similar […]

Obama Appointed Federal Judge Rules McGahn Must Testify in Trump Impeachment Inquiry

Obama Appointed Federal Judge Rules McGahn Must Testify in Trump Impeachment Inquiry

U.S. District Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson ruled that former White House counsel Don McGahn must testify in the impeachment hearings despite claims that he had “absolute immunity” as a top presidential adviser. The Trump administration orders that McGahn must not cooperate with Congress, but Jackson pointed out that “presidents are not kings” and that “no […]