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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 […]

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 […]

President Trump Signs Bill Making it a Felony to Be Cruel to Animals

President Trump Signs Bill Making it a Felony to Be Cruel to Animals

A bipartisan bill that makes animal cruelty a federal crime has passed Congress, and the president signed it into law today. The Prevent Animal Cruelty and Torture (PACT) Act is a federal ban on animal cruelty, outlawing purposeful crushing, burning, drowning, suffocation, impalement or other violence causing serious bodily injury to animals. Those convicted would face […]

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 […]