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Senate Republicans blast Pelosi, House Democrats for pursuing impeachment against Trump

Senate Republicans blast Pelosi, House Democrats for pursuing impeachment against Trump

As the House prepares to draft articles of impeachment against the president, lawmakers on the other side of the Capitol have begrudgingly begun prepping too. Read full article: Senate Republicans blast Pelosi, House D...→

Senate Republicans blast Pelosi, House Democrats for pursuing impeachment against Trump

Senate Republicans blast Pelosi, House Democrats for pursuing impeachment against Trump

As the House prepares to draft articles of impeachment against the president, lawmakers on the other side of the Capitol have begrudgingly begun prepping too. Read full article: Senate Republicans blast Pelosi, House D...→

House Democrats unveil five-year $760 billion infrastructure plan; payment still a question

House Democrats unveil five-year $760 billion infrastructure plan; payment still a question

House Democrats unveiled their framework for a $760 billion infrastructure plan Wednesday morning, but the question of how to pay for it was left open. Read full article: House Democrats unveil five-year $760 bi...→

David Bossie: In Trump impeachment trial, Senate Republicans should block testimony by Bolton and others

David Bossie: In Trump impeachment trial, Senate Republicans should block testimony by Bolton and others

President Trump’s defense team in his Senate impeachment trial rested its case Tuesday after a forceful, convincing and professional presentation of the facts that showed the president committed no crime and did absolutely nothing rising to the level of an impeachable offense. Read full article: David Bossie: In Trump impeachment trial...→

Senate Republicans calm down after Bolton panic

Senate Republicans calm down after Bolton panic

Top Republicans warn that calling Bolton or other witnesses could lead to “an endless cycle” that would drag the trial out. Read full article: Senate Republicans calm down after Bolto...→

White House Lawyer: Obama Should Have been Impeached over Russia, by Democrats' Standard

White House Lawyer: Obama Should Have been Impeached over Russia, by Democrats' Standard

Herschmann that by House Democrats' standards for impeachment, President Barack Obama should have been impeached and removed from office. Read full article: White House Lawyer: Obama Should Have be...→

Outside Groups for House Republicans Raise Off-Year $68 Million Record

Outside Groups for House Republicans Raise Off-Year $68 Million Record

Republicans' Congressional Leadership Fund and American Action Network raised $68 million combined in 2019 -- a record for an off-year. Read full article: Outside Groups for House Republicans Rai...→

Senate Republicans push back on calls for more impeachment witnesses

Senate Republicans push back on calls for more impeachment witnesses

Republicans appeared unmoved by Democrats’ arguments for Trump’s removal and reiterated that the Senate shouldn’t seek new evidence. Read full article: Senate Republicans push back on calls fo...→

House Republicans trapped by Trump on climate change

House Republicans trapped by Trump on climate change

Republican leaders are putting together their own more modest set of climate policies that their party can rally behind. Read full article: House Republicans trapped by Trump on cl...→

Republicans blast Adam Schiff for

Republicans blast Adam Schiff for "head on a pike" remark during impeachment trial

Senate Republicans expressed dismay after the House Intelligence Committee Chairman repeated an anonymously-sourced quote which said Donald Trump will put senators' "head on a pike" if they vote against the president. Read full article: Republicans blast Adam Schiff for "head ...→

Democrats Fail to Persuade Republicans, but Hope Voters Are Paying Attention

Democrats Fail to Persuade Republicans, but Hope Voters Are Paying Attention

While the Senate verdict on impeachment could come soon, the public judgment will not be rendered until November. Read full article: Democrats Fail to Persuade Republicans, ...→

Democrats may have ruined chances for witness deal, winning over moderate Republicans with repetitive arguments

Democrats may have ruined chances for witness deal, winning over moderate Republicans with repetitive arguments

If Republicans choose to forgo witnesses, they run the risk of additional damning information coming to light after the trial. But the Democratic managers may have alienated the few moderate Republicans who've yet to decide whether they need more evidence. Read full article: Democrats may have ruined chances for wi...→

House Democrats conceal testimony of 18th witness from Trump team

House Democrats conceal testimony of 18th witness from Trump team

Democrats clamoring for more witnesses at President Trump's impeachment trial are concealing one of those questioned in the House investigation, President Trump's defense team says. Read full article: House Democrats conceal testimony of 18t...→

Pollak: House Democrats Accidentally Make Case for Calling Joe, Hunter Biden as Witnesses in Senate Trial

Pollak: House Democrats Accidentally Make Case for Calling Joe, Hunter Biden as Witnesses in Senate Trial

House impeachment managers inadvertently made the case for the Senate to call Joe Biden and his son, Hunter, as witnesses. Read full article: Pollak: House Democrats Accidentally Mak...→

Senate Republicans demand to know how Pensacola shooter was approved for visa

Senate Republicans demand to know how Pensacola shooter was approved for visa

Republicans on the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee are demanding to know how the Saudi national who killed three people last month at a Pensacola, Florida, naval base obtained a visa to train with the U.S. military. Read full article: Senate Republicans demand to know how Pe...→

House Democrats unfurl climate-tinged infrastructure plan, but GOP support uncertain

House Democrats unfurl climate-tinged infrastructure plan, but GOP support uncertain

The backbone of the plan would be a highway, rail and transit bill, of the kind that Congress enacts typically every four or five years. Read full article: House Democrats unfurl climate-tinged in...→

Trump Doesn't Invite House Democrats to USMCA Signing Ceremony

Trump Doesn't Invite House Democrats to USMCA Signing Ceremony

President Donald Trump did not invite House Democrats to Wednesday's signing ceremony of the USMCA at the White House, said Pelosi's office. Read full article: Trump Doesn't Invite House Democrats to ...→

House Republicans Blast U.K.'s 'Dangerous' Huawei 5G Decision, Accuse Boris Johnson of Choosing China Over U.S.

House Republicans Blast U.K.'s 'Dangerous' Huawei 5G Decision, Accuse Boris Johnson of Choosing China Over U.S.

The U.K. has identified Huawei as a "high risk" vendor and has capped its involvement in the telecommunications networks in the country at 35 percent. Read full article: House Republicans Blast U.K.'s 'Dangerou...→

Senate Should Declare House Impeachment a Nullity

Senate Should Declare House Impeachment a Nullity

By nullifying the Articles of Impeachment, the Senate will have done its best to avoid an unconstitutional, dangerous precedent. To quote President Trump’s tweet on Dec. 18, 2019, the day the House voted to impeach: "This should never happen to another President again. Say a PRAYER!" Read full article: Senate Should Declare House Impeachment ...→

Thank you, Nancy Pelosi, for lifting the Democrats’ corruption rock!

Thank you, Nancy Pelosi, for lifting the Democrats’ corruption rock!

Democrats think their latest attempted coup to remove a duly elected president via a baseless impeachment crusade will finally take down Trump. But all it’s doing is lifting a rock exposing their o… Read full article: Thank you, Nancy Pelosi, for lifting the...→

Tom Cotton: Trump's Lawyers in Just Two Hours Demolished House Democrats' Case

Tom Cotton: Trump's Lawyers in Just Two Hours Demolished House Democrats' Case

Senator Tom Cotton (R-AR) said on Sunday's broadcast of CBS's "Face the Nation" that President Donald Trump's lawyers "demolished" the case made by the House impeachment managers. | Clips Read full article: Tom Cotton: Trump's Lawyers in Just Two ...→

Republicans blast Democrat impeachment managers for ‘hypocrisy’

Republicans blast Democrat impeachment managers for ‘hypocrisy’

How do you say hypocrisy in Ukrainian? Republicans are crying foul as the Senate impeachment trial of President Trump grinds on, calling out House impeachment managers for their own shifting positi… Read full article: Republicans blast Democrat impeachment m...→

3 things to know as Democrats wrap Senate trial arguments, hand floor to Trump's lawyers

3 things to know as Democrats wrap Senate trial arguments, hand floor to Trump's lawyers

Democrats wrapped three days of opening arguments Friday, handing the Senate floor to the president's lawyers in the Trump impeachment trial Saturday. Read full article: 3 things to know as Democrats wrap Senat...→

House Democrats eye a new earmarks plan, worrying endangered freshmen

House Democrats eye a new earmarks plan, worrying endangered freshmen

There has been “more interest than heartburn at this point” when it comes to the idea, a Democratic aide said. Read full article: House Democrats eye a new earmarks plan,...→

Trump to sign USMCA at White House Wednesday The signing will come in the middle of the Senate impeachment trial. 0M ago

Trump to sign USMCA at White House Wednesday The signing will come in the middle of the Senate impeachment trial. 0M ago

January 24, 2020 / 10:03 AM / CBS News... Canada and Mexico are the top two export markets for U.S. food and agricultural products, totaling nearly $40 billion last year and some 325,000 jobs. The USMCA preserves that. For example, the agreement gives American farmers greater acces Read full article: Trump to sign USMCA at White House Wedne...→

Democrats use videos to help make their case in Senate impeachment trial

Democrats use videos to help make their case in Senate impeachment trial

Democrats are using an unprecedented number of video clips of congressional hearings and, most notably, Trump himself, in an effort to hammer home their arguments. Read full article: Democrats use videos to help make their ...→

Republicans, Democrats feud over voter data ahead of Minnesota primaries

Republicans, Democrats feud over voter data ahead of Minnesota primaries

A little more than a month before Minnesota’s presidential primary contests, Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party leaders on Thursday said state lawmakers should set restrictions on how political pa… Read full article: Republicans, Democrats feud over voter d...→

After revolt over junk food, Senate Democrats get healthy choices at Trump impeachment trial

After revolt over junk food, Senate Democrats get healthy choices at Trump impeachment trial

Dinner was on Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., Wednesday night during the short impeachment trial break: He ordered from Mediterranean restaurant chain Roti. Read full article: After revolt over junk food, Senate Demo...→

Republican Gary Gates wins Texas State House race National and Texas Democrats have been pointing to metropolitan areas like this district as a sign of promise for the 2020 ballot. 1M ago

Republican Gary Gates wins Texas State House race National and Texas Democrats have been pointing to metropolitan areas like this district as a sign of promise for the 2020 ballot. 1M ago

Gates' victory in the Texas House shows steady Republican support in the suburbs and provides a reality check for Democrats looking to compete up and down the ballot and flip the State House ahead of redistricting in 2021. Read full article: Republican Gary Gates wins Texas State H...→

White House Counsel Concludes Argument By Playing Video of Democrats Attacking Impeachment

White House Counsel Concludes Argument By Playing Video of Democrats Attacking Impeachment

White House Counsel Pat Cipollone concluded opening arguments by playing video clips of Democrats arguing against impeachment in 1998. Read full article: White House Counsel Concludes Argument B...→

White House threatens veto of Democrats’ Iran measures

White House threatens veto of Democrats’ Iran measures

GOP lawmakers, meanwhile, complained they’re being unfairly deprived of a procedural motion to recommit on major legislation. Read full article: White House threatens veto of Democrats’...→

Senate Republicans face their clearest test of moral courage yet

Senate Republicans face their clearest test of moral courage yet

Until Sunday night, everything was going to plan: The Senate would rush through opening arguments, then through a brief question period, then reject a motion... Read full article: Senate Republicans face their clearest t...→

Virginia Senate Approves House Resolution to Ratify ERA

Virginia Senate Approves House Resolution to Ratify ERA

The Virginia Senate approved the House version of the resolution to become the crucial 38th state to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment Monday, a momentous victory for many women’s rights advocates even though it is far from certain that the measure ever will be added to the U.S. Constitution. The vote came decades after Congress sent the ERA to the… Read full article: Virginia Senate Approves House Resolutio...→

Ernst: House Could Have Brought in Bolton and Didn't, 'Investigative Work' Is 'Not the Job of the Senate'

Ernst: House Could Have Brought in Bolton and Didn't, 'Investigative Work' Is 'Not the Job of the Senate'

On Monday's "Hugh Hewitt Show," Sen. Joni Ernst (R-IA) stated that while she won't make a final judgment on which witnesses, if any, she wants to call in | Clips On Monday's "Hugh Hewitt Show," Sen. Joni Ernst (R-IA) stated that while she won't make a final judgment on which witnesses, if any, she wants to call in the Senate's impeachment trial, doing "investigative work" is not the Senate's job, and the House had the opportunity to bring in former National Security Adviser John Bolton as a witness and didn't. Read full article: Ernst: House Could Have Brought in Bolto...→

State Senate Democrats advance bill to restore Washington felons’ voting rights faster

A bill that would make about 9,000 felons eligible to vote is moving ahead in the Washington state Legislature, as Democratic senators vow to expand democracy by removing a barrier they say is rooted in systemic racism. Senate Bill 6228... Read full article: State Senate Democrats advance bill to r...→

White House Lawyers Attack Democrat 'Mind-Reading' in Senate Impeachment Trial

White House Lawyers Attack Democrat 'Mind-Reading' in Senate Impeachment Trial

The White House legal team relied on a repeated theme in their opening arguments in the Senate: they accused Democrats of "mind-reading." Read full article: White House Lawyers Attack Democrat 'Min...→

House Democrats focus on obstruction charge in final day of opening arguments

House Democrats focus on obstruction charge in final day of opening arguments

On their final day of opening arguments, House Democrats focused on their charge that President Trump obstructed Congress by stonewalling their investigation. Republicans say they’re “underwhelmed” by Democrats’ case. Read full article: House Democrats focus on obstruction cha...→

Trump's defense team to raise Bidens at Senate trial, Republicans urge investigation

Trump's defense team to raise Bidens at Senate trial, Republicans urge investigation

President Trump's defense team say they will raise the Bidens in opening arguments that start Saturday, hoping to shift the focus of the impeachment trial. Read full article: Trump's defense team to raise Bidens at ...→

House Democrats kick off election year with head start in fundraising

House Democrats kick off election year with head start in fundraising

With the 2020 election year officially underway, House Democrats are starting out with a substantial financial head start over their Republican challengers. Read full article: House Democrats kick off election year w...→

Lindsey Graham: House Democrats’ arguments are ‘mind-numbing’

Lindsey Graham: House Democrats’ arguments are ‘mind-numbing’

Senate Republicans are keeping an open mind as the House impeachment managers wrap up their closing arguments Friday, they told reporters, but the arguments have gotten a bit repetitive. Read full article: Lindsey Graham: House Democrats’ argumen...→

Impeachment trial: House Democrats to spotlight what they say is Trump's obstruction of Congress

Impeachment trial: House Democrats to spotlight what they say is Trump's obstruction of Congress

House prosecutors will wrap up their opening arguments Friday by detailing actions they say he took that led to the second of two articles of impeachment Read full article: Impeachment trial: House Democrats to sp...→

Sean Hannity: Democrats are already running out of things to say in Senate impeachment trial

Sean Hannity: Democrats are already running out of things to say in Senate impeachment trial

Sean Hannity mocked Democrats for "running out of things to say" during their second day of opening arguments in the Senate impeachment trial of President Trump -- which he referred to as the "Schiff-Schumer sham show" multiple times. Read full article: Sean Hannity: Democrats are already runn...→

House Democrat uses Fox News poll to argue Trump wanted Biden probe to help his reelection campaign in Senate impeachment trial

House Democrat uses Fox News poll to argue Trump wanted Biden probe to help his reelection campaign in Senate impeachment trial

"And then on July 25th, after years of not caring what the vice president did, does President Trump ask for an investigation into his formidable political rival in the 2020 election." Read full article: House Democrat uses Fox News poll to arg...→

House Democrats unveil five-year $760 billion infrastructure plan; payment still a question

House Democrats unveil five-year $760 billion infrastructure plan; payment still a question

House Democrats unveiled their framework for a $760 billion infrastructure plan Wednesday morning, but the question of how to pay for it was left open. Read full article: House Democrats unveil five-year $760 bi...→

Republican Gary Gates wins Texas State House race National and Texas Democrats have been pointing to metropolitan areas like this district as a sign of promise for the 2020 ballot. 1M ago

Republican Gary Gates wins Texas State House race National and Texas Democrats have been pointing to metropolitan areas like this district as a sign of promise for the 2020 ballot. 1M ago

Gates' victory in the Texas House shows steady Republican support in the suburbs and provides a reality check for Democrats looking to compete up and down the ballot and flip the State House ahead of redistricting in 2021. Read full article: Republican Gary Gates wins Texas State H...→

Senate Republicans calm down after Bolton panic

Senate Republicans calm down after Bolton panic

Top Republicans warn that calling Bolton or other witnesses could lead to “an endless cycle” that would drag the trial out. Read full article: Senate Republicans calm down after Bolto...→

White House threatens veto of Democrats’ Iran measures

White House threatens veto of Democrats’ Iran measures

GOP lawmakers, meanwhile, complained they’re being unfairly deprived of a procedural motion to recommit on major legislation. Read full article: White House threatens veto of Democrats’...→

House Republicans Blast U.K.'s 'Dangerous' Huawei 5G Decision, Accuse Boris Johnson of Choosing China Over U.S.

House Republicans Blast U.K.'s 'Dangerous' Huawei 5G Decision, Accuse Boris Johnson of Choosing China Over U.S.

The U.K. has identified Huawei as a "high risk" vendor and has capped its involvement in the telecommunications networks in the country at 35 percent. Read full article: House Republicans Blast U.K.'s 'Dangerou...→

Outside Groups for House Republicans Raise Off-Year $68 Million Record

Outside Groups for House Republicans Raise Off-Year $68 Million Record

Republicans' Congressional Leadership Fund and American Action Network raised $68 million combined in 2019 -- a record for an off-year. Read full article: Outside Groups for House Republicans Rai...→

Virginia Senate Approves House Resolution to Ratify ERA

Virginia Senate Approves House Resolution to Ratify ERA

The Virginia Senate approved the House version of the resolution to become the crucial 38th state to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment Monday, a momentous victory for many women’s rights advocates even though it is far from certain that the measure ever will be added to the U.S. Constitution. The vote came decades after Congress sent the ERA to the… Read full article: Virginia Senate Approves House Resolutio...→

Senate Should Declare House Impeachment a Nullity

Senate Should Declare House Impeachment a Nullity

By nullifying the Articles of Impeachment, the Senate will have done its best to avoid an unconstitutional, dangerous precedent. To quote President Trump’s tweet on Dec. 18, 2019, the day the House voted to impeach: "This should never happen to another President again. Say a PRAYER!" Read full article: Senate Should Declare House Impeachment ...→

State Senate Democrats advance bill to restore Washington felons’ voting rights faster

A bill that would make about 9,000 felons eligible to vote is moving ahead in the Washington state Legislature, as Democratic senators vow to expand democracy by removing a barrier they say is rooted in systemic racism. Senate Bill 6228... Read full article: State Senate Democrats advance bill to r...→

Tom Cotton: Trump's Lawyers in Just Two Hours Demolished House Democrats' Case

Tom Cotton: Trump's Lawyers in Just Two Hours Demolished House Democrats' Case

Senator Tom Cotton (R-AR) said on Sunday's broadcast of CBS's "Face the Nation" that President Donald Trump's lawyers "demolished" the case made by the House impeachment managers. | Clips Read full article: Tom Cotton: Trump's Lawyers in Just Two ...→

House Republicans trapped by Trump on climate change

House Republicans trapped by Trump on climate change

Republican leaders are putting together their own more modest set of climate policies that their party can rally behind. Read full article: House Republicans trapped by Trump on cl...→

Democrats Fail to Persuade Republicans, but Hope Voters Are Paying Attention

Democrats Fail to Persuade Republicans, but Hope Voters Are Paying Attention

While the Senate verdict on impeachment could come soon, the public judgment will not be rendered until November. Read full article: Democrats Fail to Persuade Republicans, ...→

Trump's defense team to raise Bidens at Senate trial, Republicans urge investigation

Trump's defense team to raise Bidens at Senate trial, Republicans urge investigation

President Trump's defense team say they will raise the Bidens in opening arguments that start Saturday, hoping to shift the focus of the impeachment trial. Read full article: Trump's defense team to raise Bidens at ...→

Democrats may have ruined chances for witness deal, winning over moderate Republicans with repetitive arguments

Democrats may have ruined chances for witness deal, winning over moderate Republicans with repetitive arguments

If Republicans choose to forgo witnesses, they run the risk of additional damning information coming to light after the trial. But the Democratic managers may have alienated the few moderate Republicans who've yet to decide whether they need more evidence. Read full article: Democrats may have ruined chances for wi...→

Lindsey Graham: House Democrats’ arguments are ‘mind-numbing’

Lindsey Graham: House Democrats’ arguments are ‘mind-numbing’

Senate Republicans are keeping an open mind as the House impeachment managers wrap up their closing arguments Friday, they told reporters, but the arguments have gotten a bit repetitive. Read full article: Lindsey Graham: House Democrats’ argumen...→

Trump to sign USMCA at White House Wednesday The signing will come in the middle of the Senate impeachment trial. 0M ago

Trump to sign USMCA at White House Wednesday The signing will come in the middle of the Senate impeachment trial. 0M ago

January 24, 2020 / 10:03 AM / CBS News... Canada and Mexico are the top two export markets for U.S. food and agricultural products, totaling nearly $40 billion last year and some 325,000 jobs. The USMCA preserves that. For example, the agreement gives American farmers greater acces Read full article: Trump to sign USMCA at White House Wedne...→

House Democrats conceal testimony of 18th witness from Trump team

House Democrats conceal testimony of 18th witness from Trump team

Democrats clamoring for more witnesses at President Trump's impeachment trial are concealing one of those questioned in the House investigation, President Trump's defense team says. Read full article: House Democrats conceal testimony of 18t...→

Sean Hannity: Democrats are already running out of things to say in Senate impeachment trial

Sean Hannity: Democrats are already running out of things to say in Senate impeachment trial

Sean Hannity mocked Democrats for "running out of things to say" during their second day of opening arguments in the Senate impeachment trial of President Trump -- which he referred to as the "Schiff-Schumer sham show" multiple times. Read full article: Sean Hannity: Democrats are already runn...→

Republicans, Democrats feud over voter data ahead of Minnesota primaries

Republicans, Democrats feud over voter data ahead of Minnesota primaries

A little more than a month before Minnesota’s presidential primary contests, Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party leaders on Thursday said state lawmakers should set restrictions on how political pa… Read full article: Republicans, Democrats feud over voter d...→

Senate Republicans demand to know how Pensacola shooter was approved for visa

Senate Republicans demand to know how Pensacola shooter was approved for visa

Republicans on the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee are demanding to know how the Saudi national who killed three people last month at a Pensacola, Florida, naval base obtained a visa to train with the U.S. military. Read full article: Senate Republicans demand to know how Pe...→

House Democrats unfurl climate-tinged infrastructure plan, but GOP support uncertain

House Democrats unfurl climate-tinged infrastructure plan, but GOP support uncertain

The backbone of the plan would be a highway, rail and transit bill, of the kind that Congress enacts typically every four or five years. Read full article: House Democrats unfurl climate-tinged in...→

David Bossie: In Trump impeachment trial, Senate Republicans should block testimony by Bolton and others

David Bossie: In Trump impeachment trial, Senate Republicans should block testimony by Bolton and others

President Trump’s defense team in his Senate impeachment trial rested its case Tuesday after a forceful, convincing and professional presentation of the facts that showed the president committed no crime and did absolutely nothing rising to the level of an impeachable offense. Read full article: David Bossie: In Trump impeachment trial...→

White House Counsel Concludes Argument By Playing Video of Democrats Attacking Impeachment

White House Counsel Concludes Argument By Playing Video of Democrats Attacking Impeachment

White House Counsel Pat Cipollone concluded opening arguments by playing video clips of Democrats arguing against impeachment in 1998. Read full article: White House Counsel Concludes Argument B...→

Trump Doesn't Invite House Democrats to USMCA Signing Ceremony

Trump Doesn't Invite House Democrats to USMCA Signing Ceremony

President Donald Trump did not invite House Democrats to Wednesday's signing ceremony of the USMCA at the White House, said Pelosi's office. Read full article: Trump Doesn't Invite House Democrats to ...→

White House Lawyer: Obama Should Have been Impeached over Russia, by Democrats' Standard

White House Lawyer: Obama Should Have been Impeached over Russia, by Democrats' Standard

Herschmann that by House Democrats' standards for impeachment, President Barack Obama should have been impeached and removed from office. Read full article: White House Lawyer: Obama Should Have be...→

Senate Republicans face their clearest test of moral courage yet

Senate Republicans face their clearest test of moral courage yet

Until Sunday night, everything was going to plan: The Senate would rush through opening arguments, then through a brief question period, then reject a motion... Read full article: Senate Republicans face their clearest t...→

Ernst: House Could Have Brought in Bolton and Didn't, 'Investigative Work' Is 'Not the Job of the Senate'

Ernst: House Could Have Brought in Bolton and Didn't, 'Investigative Work' Is 'Not the Job of the Senate'

On Monday's "Hugh Hewitt Show," Sen. Joni Ernst (R-IA) stated that while she won't make a final judgment on which witnesses, if any, she wants to call in | Clips On Monday's "Hugh Hewitt Show," Sen. Joni Ernst (R-IA) stated that while she won't make a final judgment on which witnesses, if any, she wants to call in the Senate's impeachment trial, doing "investigative work" is not the Senate's job, and the House had the opportunity to bring in former National Security Adviser John Bolton as a witness and didn't. Read full article: Ernst: House Could Have Brought in Bolto...→

Thank you, Nancy Pelosi, for lifting the Democrats’ corruption rock!

Thank you, Nancy Pelosi, for lifting the Democrats’ corruption rock!

Democrats think their latest attempted coup to remove a duly elected president via a baseless impeachment crusade will finally take down Trump. But all it’s doing is lifting a rock exposing their o… Read full article: Thank you, Nancy Pelosi, for lifting the...→

Senate Republicans push back on calls for more impeachment witnesses

Senate Republicans push back on calls for more impeachment witnesses

Republicans appeared unmoved by Democrats’ arguments for Trump’s removal and reiterated that the Senate shouldn’t seek new evidence. Read full article: Senate Republicans push back on calls fo...→

White House Lawyers Attack Democrat 'Mind-Reading' in Senate Impeachment Trial

White House Lawyers Attack Democrat 'Mind-Reading' in Senate Impeachment Trial

The White House legal team relied on a repeated theme in their opening arguments in the Senate: they accused Democrats of "mind-reading." Read full article: White House Lawyers Attack Democrat 'Min...→

Republicans blast Democrat impeachment managers for ‘hypocrisy’

Republicans blast Democrat impeachment managers for ‘hypocrisy’

How do you say hypocrisy in Ukrainian? Republicans are crying foul as the Senate impeachment trial of President Trump grinds on, calling out House impeachment managers for their own shifting positi… Read full article: Republicans blast Democrat impeachment m...→

Republicans blast Adam Schiff for

Republicans blast Adam Schiff for "head on a pike" remark during impeachment trial

Senate Republicans expressed dismay after the House Intelligence Committee Chairman repeated an anonymously-sourced quote which said Donald Trump will put senators' "head on a pike" if they vote against the president. Read full article: Republicans blast Adam Schiff for "head ...→

House Democrats focus on obstruction charge in final day of opening arguments

House Democrats focus on obstruction charge in final day of opening arguments

On their final day of opening arguments, House Democrats focused on their charge that President Trump obstructed Congress by stonewalling their investigation. Republicans say they’re “underwhelmed” by Democrats’ case. Read full article: House Democrats focus on obstruction cha...→

3 things to know as Democrats wrap Senate trial arguments, hand floor to Trump's lawyers

3 things to know as Democrats wrap Senate trial arguments, hand floor to Trump's lawyers

Democrats wrapped three days of opening arguments Friday, handing the Senate floor to the president's lawyers in the Trump impeachment trial Saturday. Read full article: 3 things to know as Democrats wrap Senat...→

House Democrats kick off election year with head start in fundraising

House Democrats kick off election year with head start in fundraising

With the 2020 election year officially underway, House Democrats are starting out with a substantial financial head start over their Republican challengers. Read full article: House Democrats kick off election year w...→

House Democrats eye a new earmarks plan, worrying endangered freshmen

House Democrats eye a new earmarks plan, worrying endangered freshmen

There has been “more interest than heartburn at this point” when it comes to the idea, a Democratic aide said. Read full article: House Democrats eye a new earmarks plan,...→

Impeachment trial: House Democrats to spotlight what they say is Trump's obstruction of Congress

Impeachment trial: House Democrats to spotlight what they say is Trump's obstruction of Congress

House prosecutors will wrap up their opening arguments Friday by detailing actions they say he took that led to the second of two articles of impeachment Read full article: Impeachment trial: House Democrats to sp...→

Democrats use videos to help make their case in Senate impeachment trial

Democrats use videos to help make their case in Senate impeachment trial

Democrats are using an unprecedented number of video clips of congressional hearings and, most notably, Trump himself, in an effort to hammer home their arguments. Read full article: Democrats use videos to help make their ...→

Pollak: House Democrats Accidentally Make Case for Calling Joe, Hunter Biden as Witnesses in Senate Trial

Pollak: House Democrats Accidentally Make Case for Calling Joe, Hunter Biden as Witnesses in Senate Trial

House impeachment managers inadvertently made the case for the Senate to call Joe Biden and his son, Hunter, as witnesses. Read full article: Pollak: House Democrats Accidentally Mak...→

House Democrat uses Fox News poll to argue Trump wanted Biden probe to help his reelection campaign in Senate impeachment trial

House Democrat uses Fox News poll to argue Trump wanted Biden probe to help his reelection campaign in Senate impeachment trial

"And then on July 25th, after years of not caring what the vice president did, does President Trump ask for an investigation into his formidable political rival in the 2020 election." Read full article: House Democrat uses Fox News poll to arg...→

After revolt over junk food, Senate Democrats get healthy choices at Trump impeachment trial

After revolt over junk food, Senate Democrats get healthy choices at Trump impeachment trial

Dinner was on Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., Wednesday night during the short impeachment trial break: He ordered from Mediterranean restaurant chain Roti. Read full article: After revolt over junk food, Senate Demo...→

House Democrats unveil five-year $760 billion infrastructure plan; payment still a question

House Democrats unveil five-year $760 billion infrastructure plan; payment still a question

House Democrats unveiled their framework for a $760 billion infrastructure plan Wednesday morning, but the question of how to pay for it was left open. Read full article: House Democrats unveil five-year $760 bi...→

House Democrats unfurl climate-tinged infrastructure plan, but GOP support uncertain

House Democrats unfurl climate-tinged infrastructure plan, but GOP support uncertain

The backbone of the plan would be a highway, rail and transit bill, of the kind that Congress enacts typically every four or five years. Read full article: House Democrats unfurl climate-tinged in...→

Republican Gary Gates wins Texas State House race National and Texas Democrats have been pointing to metropolitan areas like this district as a sign of promise for the 2020 ballot. 1M ago

Republican Gary Gates wins Texas State House race National and Texas Democrats have been pointing to metropolitan areas like this district as a sign of promise for the 2020 ballot. 1M ago

Gates' victory in the Texas House shows steady Republican support in the suburbs and provides a reality check for Democrats looking to compete up and down the ballot and flip the State House ahead of redistricting in 2021. Read full article: Republican Gary Gates wins Texas State H...→

David Bossie: In Trump impeachment trial, Senate Republicans should block testimony by Bolton and others

David Bossie: In Trump impeachment trial, Senate Republicans should block testimony by Bolton and others

President Trump’s defense team in his Senate impeachment trial rested its case Tuesday after a forceful, convincing and professional presentation of the facts that showed the president committed no crime and did absolutely nothing rising to the level of an impeachable offense. Read full article: David Bossie: In Trump impeachment trial...→

White House Counsel Concludes Argument By Playing Video of Democrats Attacking Impeachment

White House Counsel Concludes Argument By Playing Video of Democrats Attacking Impeachment

White House Counsel Pat Cipollone concluded opening arguments by playing video clips of Democrats arguing against impeachment in 1998. Read full article: White House Counsel Concludes Argument B...→

Senate Republicans calm down after Bolton panic

Senate Republicans calm down after Bolton panic

Top Republicans warn that calling Bolton or other witnesses could lead to “an endless cycle” that would drag the trial out. Read full article: Senate Republicans calm down after Bolto...→

Trump Doesn't Invite House Democrats to USMCA Signing Ceremony

Trump Doesn't Invite House Democrats to USMCA Signing Ceremony

President Donald Trump did not invite House Democrats to Wednesday's signing ceremony of the USMCA at the White House, said Pelosi's office. Read full article: Trump Doesn't Invite House Democrats to ...→

White House threatens veto of Democrats’ Iran measures

White House threatens veto of Democrats’ Iran measures

GOP lawmakers, meanwhile, complained they’re being unfairly deprived of a procedural motion to recommit on major legislation. Read full article: White House threatens veto of Democrats’...→

White House Lawyer: Obama Should Have been Impeached over Russia, by Democrats' Standard

White House Lawyer: Obama Should Have been Impeached over Russia, by Democrats' Standard

Herschmann that by House Democrats' standards for impeachment, President Barack Obama should have been impeached and removed from office. Read full article: White House Lawyer: Obama Should Have be...→

House Republicans Blast U.K.'s 'Dangerous' Huawei 5G Decision, Accuse Boris Johnson of Choosing China Over U.S.

House Republicans Blast U.K.'s 'Dangerous' Huawei 5G Decision, Accuse Boris Johnson of Choosing China Over U.S.

The U.K. has identified Huawei as a "high risk" vendor and has capped its involvement in the telecommunications networks in the country at 35 percent. Read full article: House Republicans Blast U.K.'s 'Dangerou...→

Senate Republicans face their clearest test of moral courage yet

Senate Republicans face their clearest test of moral courage yet

Until Sunday night, everything was going to plan: The Senate would rush through opening arguments, then through a brief question period, then reject a motion... Read full article: Senate Republicans face their clearest t...→

Outside Groups for House Republicans Raise Off-Year $68 Million Record

Outside Groups for House Republicans Raise Off-Year $68 Million Record

Republicans' Congressional Leadership Fund and American Action Network raised $68 million combined in 2019 -- a record for an off-year. Read full article: Outside Groups for House Republicans Rai...→

Virginia Senate Approves House Resolution to Ratify ERA

Virginia Senate Approves House Resolution to Ratify ERA

The Virginia Senate approved the House version of the resolution to become the crucial 38th state to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment Monday, a momentous victory for many women’s rights advocates even though it is far from certain that the measure ever will be added to the U.S. Constitution. The vote came decades after Congress sent the ERA to the… Read full article: Virginia Senate Approves House Resolutio...→

Senate Should Declare House Impeachment a Nullity

Senate Should Declare House Impeachment a Nullity

By nullifying the Articles of Impeachment, the Senate will have done its best to avoid an unconstitutional, dangerous precedent. To quote President Trump’s tweet on Dec. 18, 2019, the day the House voted to impeach: "This should never happen to another President again. Say a PRAYER!" Read full article: Senate Should Declare House Impeachment ...→

Ernst: House Could Have Brought in Bolton and Didn't, 'Investigative Work' Is 'Not the Job of the Senate'

Ernst: House Could Have Brought in Bolton and Didn't, 'Investigative Work' Is 'Not the Job of the Senate'

On Monday's "Hugh Hewitt Show," Sen. Joni Ernst (R-IA) stated that while she won't make a final judgment on which witnesses, if any, she wants to call in | Clips On Monday's "Hugh Hewitt Show," Sen. Joni Ernst (R-IA) stated that while she won't make a final judgment on which witnesses, if any, she wants to call in the Senate's impeachment trial, doing "investigative work" is not the Senate's job, and the House had the opportunity to bring in former National Security Adviser John Bolton as a witness and didn't. Read full article: Ernst: House Could Have Brought in Bolto...→

Thank you, Nancy Pelosi, for lifting the Democrats’ corruption rock!

Thank you, Nancy Pelosi, for lifting the Democrats’ corruption rock!

Democrats think their latest attempted coup to remove a duly elected president via a baseless impeachment crusade will finally take down Trump. But all it’s doing is lifting a rock exposing their o… Read full article: Thank you, Nancy Pelosi, for lifting the...→

State Senate Democrats advance bill to restore Washington felons’ voting rights faster

A bill that would make about 9,000 felons eligible to vote is moving ahead in the Washington state Legislature, as Democratic senators vow to expand democracy by removing a barrier they say is rooted in systemic racism. Senate Bill 6228... Read full article: State Senate Democrats advance bill to r...→

Senate Republicans push back on calls for more impeachment witnesses

Senate Republicans push back on calls for more impeachment witnesses

Republicans appeared unmoved by Democrats’ arguments for Trump’s removal and reiterated that the Senate shouldn’t seek new evidence. Read full article: Senate Republicans push back on calls fo...→

Tom Cotton: Trump's Lawyers in Just Two Hours Demolished House Democrats' Case

Tom Cotton: Trump's Lawyers in Just Two Hours Demolished House Democrats' Case

Senator Tom Cotton (R-AR) said on Sunday's broadcast of CBS's "Face the Nation" that President Donald Trump's lawyers "demolished" the case made by the House impeachment managers. | Clips Read full article: Tom Cotton: Trump's Lawyers in Just Two ...→

White House Lawyers Attack Democrat 'Mind-Reading' in Senate Impeachment Trial

White House Lawyers Attack Democrat 'Mind-Reading' in Senate Impeachment Trial

The White House legal team relied on a repeated theme in their opening arguments in the Senate: they accused Democrats of "mind-reading." Read full article: White House Lawyers Attack Democrat 'Min...→

House Republicans trapped by Trump on climate change

House Republicans trapped by Trump on climate change

Republican leaders are putting together their own more modest set of climate policies that their party can rally behind. Read full article: House Republicans trapped by Trump on cl...→

Republicans blast Democrat impeachment managers for ‘hypocrisy’

Republicans blast Democrat impeachment managers for ‘hypocrisy’

How do you say hypocrisy in Ukrainian? Republicans are crying foul as the Senate impeachment trial of President Trump grinds on, calling out House impeachment managers for their own shifting positi… Read full article: Republicans blast Democrat impeachment m...→

Republicans blast Adam Schiff for

Republicans blast Adam Schiff for "head on a pike" remark during impeachment trial

Senate Republicans expressed dismay after the House Intelligence Committee Chairman repeated an anonymously-sourced quote which said Donald Trump will put senators' "head on a pike" if they vote against the president. Read full article: Republicans blast Adam Schiff for "head ...→

House Democrats focus on obstruction charge in final day of opening arguments

House Democrats focus on obstruction charge in final day of opening arguments

On their final day of opening arguments, House Democrats focused on their charge that President Trump obstructed Congress by stonewalling their investigation. Republicans say they’re “underwhelmed” by Democrats’ case. Read full article: House Democrats focus on obstruction cha...→

Democrats Fail to Persuade Republicans, but Hope Voters Are Paying Attention

Democrats Fail to Persuade Republicans, but Hope Voters Are Paying Attention

While the Senate verdict on impeachment could come soon, the public judgment will not be rendered until November. Read full article: Democrats Fail to Persuade Republicans, ...→

3 things to know as Democrats wrap Senate trial arguments, hand floor to Trump's lawyers

3 things to know as Democrats wrap Senate trial arguments, hand floor to Trump's lawyers

Democrats wrapped three days of opening arguments Friday, handing the Senate floor to the president's lawyers in the Trump impeachment trial Saturday. Read full article: 3 things to know as Democrats wrap Senat...→

Trump's defense team to raise Bidens at Senate trial, Republicans urge investigation

Trump's defense team to raise Bidens at Senate trial, Republicans urge investigation

President Trump's defense team say they will raise the Bidens in opening arguments that start Saturday, hoping to shift the focus of the impeachment trial. Read full article: Trump's defense team to raise Bidens at ...→

House Democrats kick off election year with head start in fundraising

House Democrats kick off election year with head start in fundraising

With the 2020 election year officially underway, House Democrats are starting out with a substantial financial head start over their Republican challengers. Read full article: House Democrats kick off election year w...→

Democrats may have ruined chances for witness deal, winning over moderate Republicans with repetitive arguments

Democrats may have ruined chances for witness deal, winning over moderate Republicans with repetitive arguments

If Republicans choose to forgo witnesses, they run the risk of additional damning information coming to light after the trial. But the Democratic managers may have alienated the few moderate Republicans who've yet to decide whether they need more evidence. Read full article: Democrats may have ruined chances for wi...→

House Democrats eye a new earmarks plan, worrying endangered freshmen

House Democrats eye a new earmarks plan, worrying endangered freshmen

There has been “more interest than heartburn at this point” when it comes to the idea, a Democratic aide said. Read full article: House Democrats eye a new earmarks plan,...→

Lindsey Graham: House Democrats’ arguments are ‘mind-numbing’

Lindsey Graham: House Democrats’ arguments are ‘mind-numbing’

Senate Republicans are keeping an open mind as the House impeachment managers wrap up their closing arguments Friday, they told reporters, but the arguments have gotten a bit repetitive. Read full article: Lindsey Graham: House Democrats’ argumen...→

Trump to sign USMCA at White House Wednesday The signing will come in the middle of the Senate impeachment trial. 0M ago

Trump to sign USMCA at White House Wednesday The signing will come in the middle of the Senate impeachment trial. 0M ago

January 24, 2020 / 10:03 AM / CBS News... Canada and Mexico are the top two export markets for U.S. food and agricultural products, totaling nearly $40 billion last year and some 325,000 jobs. The USMCA preserves that. For example, the agreement gives American farmers greater acces Read full article: Trump to sign USMCA at White House Wedne...→

Impeachment trial: House Democrats to spotlight what they say is Trump's obstruction of Congress

Impeachment trial: House Democrats to spotlight what they say is Trump's obstruction of Congress

House prosecutors will wrap up their opening arguments Friday by detailing actions they say he took that led to the second of two articles of impeachment Read full article: Impeachment trial: House Democrats to sp...→

House Democrats conceal testimony of 18th witness from Trump team

House Democrats conceal testimony of 18th witness from Trump team

Democrats clamoring for more witnesses at President Trump's impeachment trial are concealing one of those questioned in the House investigation, President Trump's defense team says. Read full article: House Democrats conceal testimony of 18t...→

Democrats use videos to help make their case in Senate impeachment trial

Democrats use videos to help make their case in Senate impeachment trial

Democrats are using an unprecedented number of video clips of congressional hearings and, most notably, Trump himself, in an effort to hammer home their arguments. Read full article: Democrats use videos to help make their ...→

Sean Hannity: Democrats are already running out of things to say in Senate impeachment trial

Sean Hannity: Democrats are already running out of things to say in Senate impeachment trial

Sean Hannity mocked Democrats for "running out of things to say" during their second day of opening arguments in the Senate impeachment trial of President Trump -- which he referred to as the "Schiff-Schumer sham show" multiple times. Read full article: Sean Hannity: Democrats are already runn...→

Pollak: House Democrats Accidentally Make Case for Calling Joe, Hunter Biden as Witnesses in Senate Trial

Pollak: House Democrats Accidentally Make Case for Calling Joe, Hunter Biden as Witnesses in Senate Trial

House impeachment managers inadvertently made the case for the Senate to call Joe Biden and his son, Hunter, as witnesses. Read full article: Pollak: House Democrats Accidentally Mak...→

Republicans, Democrats feud over voter data ahead of Minnesota primaries

Republicans, Democrats feud over voter data ahead of Minnesota primaries

A little more than a month before Minnesota’s presidential primary contests, Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party leaders on Thursday said state lawmakers should set restrictions on how political pa… Read full article: Republicans, Democrats feud over voter d...→

House Democrat uses Fox News poll to argue Trump wanted Biden probe to help his reelection campaign in Senate impeachment trial

House Democrat uses Fox News poll to argue Trump wanted Biden probe to help his reelection campaign in Senate impeachment trial

"And then on July 25th, after years of not caring what the vice president did, does President Trump ask for an investigation into his formidable political rival in the 2020 election." Read full article: House Democrat uses Fox News poll to arg...→

Senate Republicans demand to know how Pensacola shooter was approved for visa

Senate Republicans demand to know how Pensacola shooter was approved for visa

Republicans on the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee are demanding to know how the Saudi national who killed three people last month at a Pensacola, Florida, naval base obtained a visa to train with the U.S. military. Read full article: Senate Republicans demand to know how Pe...→

After revolt over junk food, Senate Democrats get healthy choices at Trump impeachment trial

After revolt over junk food, Senate Democrats get healthy choices at Trump impeachment trial

Dinner was on Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., Wednesday night during the short impeachment trial break: He ordered from Mediterranean restaurant chain Roti. Read full article: After revolt over junk food, Senate Demo...→