Judge deals setback to House Democrats’ effort to see McGahn testimony

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Washington (CNN) A federal judge on Wednesday rejected House Democrats’ effort to put two key legal cases the Judiciary Committee is pursuing in its impeachment investigation before the same judge. The decision from DC District Court Chief Judge Beryl Howell is a … Read More

Nadler: Committee has launched ‘formal impeachment proceedings’ against Trump

House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler, D-N.Y., confirmed on Thursday evening that his committee has officially launched “formal impeachment proceedings” into the alleged misconduct of President Trump. Appearing on CNN, Nadler said people shouldn’t be “hung up on the semantics” since his committee … Read More

Pelosi: I Want to See Trump ‘In Prison’

Win McNamee – Getty Images House Speaker Nancy Pelosi reiterated in a meeting with top Democrats earlier this week that she doesn’t want to see President Donald Trump impeached — she wants him behind bars. “I don’t want to see … Read More

Impeachment dam breaking as Pelosi deputies tip hand: ‘We’ve already begun’

While House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is urging caution and patience in response to those in her party clamoring for impeachment proceedings against President Trump, her top deputies are signaling it’s only a matter of time before they begin. South Carolina Rep. Jim … Read More

Democrats unanimous as House passes bill forcing schools to let male athletes compete in girl’s sports

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The Democratically controlled House of Representatives voted Friday 236-173 in favor of the Equality Act, which would require schools to include male athletes who identify as transgender girls on female sports teams. Eight Republicans crossed party lines to vote for … Read More

Dems rage against Barr for backing claims of Trump campaign ‘spying’ by FBI

Prominent Democrats lined up to hammer Attorney General Bill Barr for testifying Wednesday that federal authorities had spied on the Trump campaign in 2016, with one top House Democrat charging that Barr is not acting “in the best interest of the DOJ or … Read More

The legal battle between Democrats and AG Barr over the Mueller report has begun

If past truly is prologue, the next sequence of events will mirror what we saw earlier this decade when Republicans controlled the oversight committees. Attorney General William Barr arrives to testify before a Senate Appropriations subcommittee on April 10, 2019.Andrew … Read More

Mueller investigation into Trump ends but House Democrats are just getting started

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President Trump may be cleared of colluding with the Russians to win the White House, but House Democrats are hardly ready to give up investigating the president. They are gearing up for comprehensive probes that could go far beyond the narrow … Read More

Pelosi elected speaker despite defections, as Democrats reclaim House majority

Nancy Pelosi voted speaker of the House for the second time, Kevin McCarthy elected minority leader Democrat lawmaker fends off the far-left wing of the party to lead the House. Nancy Pelosi on Thursday recaptured the speaker’s gavel as her … Read More