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House Judiciary Approves Articles of Impeachment, GOP Slams ‘Kangaroo Court’

House Judiciary Approves Articles of Impeachment, GOP Slams ‘Kangaroo Court’

The House Judiciary Committee is in favor of adopting two articles of impeachment against President Trump – “capping a contentious three-day session that Republicans panned as a ‘kangaroo court’ and teeing up a historic floor vote right before the holiday break,” as reported by Fox News. The two articles alleging abuse of power and obstruction […]

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 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 […]

Trump Calls Nancy Pelosi “Grossly Incompetent” After Failure to Approve New North American Trade Deal

Trump Calls Nancy Pelosi “Grossly Incompetent” After Failure to Approve New North American Trade Deal

Last year, President Trump’s administration brokered a new and improved free trade deal, the US-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), to replace the outdated North American Free Trade Agreement.  But for USMCA to go into effect, Congress needs to vote on it – and Nancy Pelosi is delaying that process by focusing on the ongoing impeachment inquiry instead. […]

Barbosa: Schiff is ‘Wasting’ Taxpayer Money on Impeachment, Ignoring Homeless Crisis

Barbosa: Schiff is ‘Wasting’ Taxpayer Money on Impeachment, Ignoring Homeless Crisis

Jennifer Barbosa, independent candidate and Adam Schiff’s congressional challenger, said Schiff is wasting federal funds trying to impeach President Trump, “while his state continues to suffer from an unprecedented homelessness crisis.” Barbosa added that Schiff has not passed any legislation since 2012. “Since he became my congressman, he has not presented any legislation that’s become […]

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 […]

Impeachment Poll: Trump’s Approval Rating Back Up to 50%

Impeachment Poll: Trump’s Approval Rating Back Up to 50%

The Rasmussen Reports’ Daily Presidential Tracking Poll shows that there has been an “impeachment bump in approval ratings for President Trump,” as reported by Washington Examiner. Washington Examiner explains that this daily poll found a four-point bounce for President Trump following the first day of House impeachment hearings. The survey analysis said that the president’s […]

Nunes: ‘What We Will Witness Today is a Televised Theatrical Performance Staged by the Democrats’

Nunes: ‘What We Will Witness Today is a Televised Theatrical Performance Staged by the Democrats’

Rep. Devin Nunes of California, a loyal Trump supporter, dismissed the impeachment hearings. She claims that the Democrats launched such hearings “after failing to prove their claims that then-candidate Trump colluded with the Russians ahead of the 2016 elections,” as reported by Washington Examiner. Nunes gave sarcastic congratulations to Ambassador William Taylor and Deputy Assistant […]

Adam Schiff Claims He Doesn’t Know the Identity of the Whistleblower

Adam Schiff Claims He Doesn’t Know the Identity of the Whistleblower

Adam Schiff, D-Calif is now claiming he does not know the identity of the anti-Trump whistleblower who started the impeachment inquiry. Trending Politics, however, has decided to declare this as false as Schiff has reportedly and met with the whistleblower before he latter made the complaint. Republican Congressman Mike Conaway of Texas said, “I seek to […]