Widespread Support Emerges for Extending Panel Working on Congressional Reforms Congress
Widespread Support Emerges for Extending Panel Working on Congressional Reforms
2019-11-07 22:15:22
by Dan McCue

WASHINGTON - Multiple letters addressed to the House leadership shows there's widespread support for extending the mandate of a select committee that has been working for the past year on finding meaningful ways to reinvigorate the procedures and culture of... Read More

Pelosi Sets High Bar for Impeachment Inquiry: ‘Ironclad’ Proof Impeachment
Pelosi Sets High Bar for Impeachment Inquiry: ‘Ironclad’ Proof

WASHINGTON — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, offering her most expansive view of the impeachment probe to date, said she decided to advance the inquiry into President Donald Trump after his phone call with Ukraine’s leader provided her with the “clarity”... Read More

Trump’s Presidency On Treacherous New Ground After House Vote Impeachment
Trump’s Presidency On Treacherous New Ground After House Vote

WASHINGTON — Whether he says so or not, Donald Trump’s presidency stands on its most treacherous ground after the House voted Thursday to approve and proceed with its impeachment inquiry. The resolution, passed on a largely party-line 232-196 vote, does... Read More

House Votes to Set Rules for Trump Impeachment Impeachment
House Votes to Set Rules for Trump Impeachment
2019-11-01 12:22:35
by Dan McCue

WASHINGTON - A sharply divided House of Representatives voted 232-196 on Thursday to endorse the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump and establish the ground rules for the impending public phase of that process. The vote was almost entirely along... Read More

Congress to Hold First Floor Vote on Impeachment Inquiry Impeachment
Congress to Hold First Floor Vote on Impeachment Inquiry
2019-10-28 21:41:02
by Dan McCue

WASHINGTON - The House of Representatives will hold the first floor vote on the Trump impeachment inquiry, laying out the rules for the remainder of the ongoing investigation. The House Rules Committee is scheduled to start marking up the resolution... Read More

Democrats’ Hope for Quick Impeachment is Looking a Bit More Complicated Impeachment
Democrats’ Hope for Quick Impeachment is Looking a Bit More Complicated

WASHINGTON — House Democrats’ hopes for a short and focused impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump are being put to the test by a string of new leads that could lengthen their investigation, as well as by some moderate Democrats... Read More

Bipartisan House Rebuke of Trump Over Syria Withdrawal Leads to Blow Up In The News
Bipartisan House Rebuke of Trump Over Syria Withdrawal Leads to Blow Up
2019-10-17 13:41:22
by Dan McCue

WASHINGTON - The House delivered a resounding bipartisan condemnation of President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw U.S. forces from northern Syria on Wednesday, even as the president sought to distance himself from the Turkish assault against the Kurds that followed... Read More

Pelosi Considers, Then Rejects Holding House Vote on Impeachment Inquiry In The News
Pelosi Considers, Then Rejects Holding House Vote on Impeachment Inquiry

WASHINGTON — Amid growing political pressure from Republicans, House leaders on Tuesday began seriously gauging support among Democrats for holding a vote to formally establish the impeachment investigation of President Donald Trump — even through the inquiry is already underway.... Read More

Speaker Pelosi Accuses Trump of Trying to 'Normalize Lawlessness' Impeachment
Speaker Pelosi Accuses Trump of Trying to 'Normalize Lawlessness'
2019-10-09 15:13:57
by Dan McCue

WASHINGTON - House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has responded to President Donald Trump's refusal to cooperate with a House impeachment investigation, accusing him of trying to "normalize lawlessness" and vowing he will be held accountable. On Tuesday afternoon, White House counsel... Read More

President's Counsel Says White House Won't Cooperate With Impeachment Inquiry Impeachment
President's Counsel Says White House Won't Cooperate With Impeachment Inquiry
2019-10-08 22:38:43
by Dan McCue

WASHINGTON - In a letter delivered to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., and the chairs of three House committees late Tuesday afternoon, the White House said it would not cooperate with the ongoing impeachment inquiry, dismissing it as an effort... Read More

A Day In The Life of The Impeachment Drama Impeachment
A Day In The Life of The Impeachment Drama
2019-10-04 18:15:45
by Dan McCue

WASHINGTON - The scrum of photographers had been waiting for nearly an hour. Gathered at the railing of a stairwell adjacent to the U.S. Capitol visitor's center, they spoke casually amongst themselves, even as they subtly jockeyed for position and... Read More

Pelosi Rips McConnell For 200 Days of Inaction on H.R. 1 Ethics Package Elections
Pelosi Rips McConnell For 200 Days of Inaction on H.R. 1 Ethics Package
2019-09-27 21:05:44
by Dan McCue

WASHINGTON - Speaker Nancy Pelosi sharply rebuked Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell Friday for allowing 200 days to elapse without any action on H.R. 1, the sweeping reform package the House of Representatives passed last winter. "We sent this legislation... Read More

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