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Democrats fail in impeachment vote hours before shutdown
The House easily defeated an effort Friday to try to begin impeachment proceedings against President Trump, with even most Democrats joining the GOP in shooting…READ MORE
Former Comey aide grilled by House panel for over seven hours
Two House panels on Thursday questioned former FBI Director James Comey’s former chief of staff during a closed-door interview that lasted more than seven hours.…READ MORE
Senate votes to extend NSA spying program
The Senate on Thursday passed an extension of a government surveillance program, sending the bill to President Trump’s desk.
Senators voted 65-34 on the bill,…READ MORE
RNC blasts Booker for ‘mansplaining’ double-standard, Kirstjen Nielsen rant
The Republican National Committee says Sen. Cory Booker’s viral exchange with Homeland Security Secretary Kristjen Nielsen would have prompted cries of “mansplaining” in the media…READ MORE
Sanders says funding bill must include more than military spending
Sen. Bernie Sanders said Wednesday that Republicans need to offer a budget that addresses all issues and doesn’t just focus military spending.
“What Republicans must…READ MORE
Conservatives demand Twitter answers after Project Veritas videos point to political bias
Conservatives have griped for years about being undermined by Twitter, but after listening to the Silicon Valley giant’s staffers admit on hidden camera to political…READ MORE
Kasich’s hounding of Trump suggests Republican primary challenge in 2020
From his perch in the Ohio governor’s mansion, Republican John Kasich is keeping a keen eye on President Trump’s every move and showing a willingness…READ MORE
Carson: ‘I don’t agree with the president about everything’
Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson on Monday said he does not always agree with President Trump.
“I’m a member of this administration and…READ MORE
Rep. Jerrold Nadler says censuring Trump is important for Congress’ historical record
Rep. Jerrold Nadler said Monday that censuring President Trump is an important step for Congress’ historical record.
“The goal is to put the Congress of…READ MORE
Condoleezza Rice urges caution on #MeToo movement: ‘Let’s not turn women into snowflakes’
Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice over the weekend said the #MeToo movement shouldn’t “infantilize women” or turn them into “snowflakes,” urging Americans not to…READ MORE