Ex-White House official testifies he wasn’t concerned ‘anything illegal was discussed’ on Trump-Ukraine call

Former top Russia adviser on NSC testifies behind closed-doors amid impeachment probe Timothy Morrison said he was immediately concerned that the Trump-Ukraine call would be leaked into a ‘highly polarized’ environment; Catherine Herridge reports from Capitol Hill. A former top White House adviser on the National Security Council testified Thursday to the House impeachment inquiry that he didn’t believe “anything […]

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House votes to set aside resolution censuring Adam Schiff

House resolution gives Republicans a chance to call out Adam Schiff Republicans get chance to admonish Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff for his dramatization of President Trump’s July 25 phone call with Ukraine’s president; chief intelligence correspondent Catherine Herridge reports. The Democratic-led House of Representatives voted Monday evening to table, or set aside, a resolution to censure House Intelligence Committee […]

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White House announces it will not comply with 'illegitimate and unconstitutional' impeachment inquiry

White House reportedly planning to step up pushback against Democrats’ impeachment inquiry The State Department blocks Amb. Gordon Sondland from testifying in the House impeachment inquiry; reaction and analysis from David Catanese, senior politics writer for US News & World Report, and Fox News contributor Judy Miller, adjunct fellow at the Manhattan Institute for Policy Research. The White House outlined […]

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House Dems believe they have enough votes to pass articles of impeachment, senior member says

Pelosi on impeachment: Sad time for our country Reaction from former Clinton adviser Richard Goodstein. House Democrats believe they have the 217 votes needed to pass articles of impeachment against President Trump stemming from his Ukraine call — enough votes to impeach Trump and send articles to the Senate — even before their planned hearings or formal investigation. A senior […]

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White House releases video blasting Washington Post after outlet criticized Trump

Trump calls press stories fiction Attacks Axios, Washington Post reports. The White House released a video on Tuesday lashing out at The Washington Post after the venerable news outlet published a report claiming President Trump's summer was "lost" and that his advisers saw it as "a period of missed opportunity and self-sabotage." "Did the Amazon Washington Post take the summer off?" the White […]

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New White House immigration rule: How will your taxes be impacted?

Trump administration to strengthen ability of federal government to deny green cards FBN’s Edward Lawrence on a new rule that would deny green cards to illegal immigrants likely to rely on government aid. A new White House rule that requires foreigners seeking to enter the U.S. disclose their use of public benefits would save taxpayers about $2.27 billion per year, according […]

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Democrats back bill to raise minimum wage to $15, foreshadowing 2020 election fight

House Democrats on Thursday passed a bill to double the federal minimum wage to $15 an hour, highlighting a yawning gap between the two parties ahead of what’s shaping up to be one of the most bitterly contested presidential elections in U.S. history. The federal minimum wage has remained at $7.25 since July 2009. The 10-year interval since the last […]

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Resolution In House Condemning Trump’s ‘racist’ Tweets

President Donald Trump’s continued “racist” attack on the progressive Democratic Congresswomen prompted their colleagues in the House of Representatives to introduce a resolution condemning the tweets. Trump, who on Sunday asked four first-time female Democratic members to go back to their countries of origin, doubled down on his attacks through his favorite social media the next day. Trump accused that […]

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