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Trump impeachment inquiry latest: This week on “Face the Nation,” December 15, 2019: Graham, Durbin

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Judiciary Committee makes impeachment a reality After nearly a month of hearings and contentious debate, the Democratic-led House Judiciary Committee moved to approve articles impeachment of President Trump, moving the impeachment process into full gear. The votes Friday fell along party lines, passing 23 to 17. “Today is a solemn...
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Former FBI lawyer Lisa Page suing Justice Department, FBI for disclosing text messages

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Lisa Page, the former FBI lawyer who exchanged anti-Trump text messages with another FBI employee, is suing the Justice Department and FBI over the disclosure of those text messages to the media. Her attorneys argue in the suit that the revelation of her text messages violates the Privacy Act, which...
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Pete Buttigieg releases list of McKinsey clients

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Pete Buttigieg released a list of his clients from his time at the consulting firm McKinsey & Company on Tuesday, after facing pressure from at least one of his opponents in the presidential race. The release comes after he was released from a nondisclosure agreement (NDA) that prevented him from...
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Trump rally Hershey: President Trump links trade deal to impeachment “witch hunt” at Pennsylvania rally

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President Trump touted his trade victory at a rally in Pennsylvania on Tuesday night, linking Democrats’ approval of the U.S.-Mexico-Canada agreement to the party’s alleged embarrassment over the impeachment inquiry. “The silver lining of impeachment and this witch hunt is it’s the reason they approved USMCA,” Mr. Trump told thousands...
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Pete Buttigieg releases list of McKinsey clients

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Pete Buttigieg released a list of his clients from his time at the consulting firm McKinsey & Company on Tuesday, after facing pressure from at least one of his opponents in the presidential race. The release comes after he was released from a nondisclosure agreement (NDA) that prevented him from...
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Pensacola shooting: U.S. grounds Saudi military aviation students after Navy base shooting in Pensacola, Florida

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The Pentagon is grounding Saudi Arabian military aviation students after one of them allegedly killed three sailors and wounded eight others at a U.S. naval base last week in a shooting that the FBI is presuming “was an act of terrorism.”  The suspected gunman, who was killed during the attack,...
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Trump rally Hershey: Watch live stream as President Donald Trump rallies supporters in Hershey, Pennsylvania today

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President Trump is traveling to Hershey, Pennsylvania, for a campaign rally on Tuesday, the same day that House Democrats announced articles of impeachment against him. He’ll be joined by Vice President Mike Pence, who is traveling on a bus tour through Pennsylvania. The rally is scheduled to start at 7 p.m. ET....
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Joe Biden gets major South Carolina endorsement from former Harris backers

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Columbia, South Carolina – A prominent group of black women activists in South Carolina that backed Kamala Harris endorsed Joe Biden on Tuesday, further strengthening the former vice president’s standing in the first-in-the-South primary state. Known as “The Reckoning Crew,” the group of more than 90 women includes current and former...
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Read the articles of impeachment against President Trump

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House Democrats announced two articles of impeachment against President Trump on Tuesday: abuse of power and obstruction of Congress. The announcement came after weeks of testimony from high-profile witnesses in the impeachment inquiry, on top of months of speculation over the decision to impeach a sitting president. Only two other...
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House Democrats set to unveil articles of impeachment today — watch live stream

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CBSN Latest impeachment updates House Democrats are planning to unveil two articles of impeachment against President Trump, multiple Democrats said late Monday. The articles will include charges of abuse of power and obstruction of Congress. Download the free CBS News app to stream live coverage of the announcement at 9...
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Pete Buttigieg to allow access to closed-door fundraisers

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Pete Buttigieg’s presidential campaign announced his closed-door fundraisers will be open to the press starting Tuesday, and his campaign also said it would release a list of bundlers this week. The announcement comes as the South Bend mayor faces increasing pressure to disclose more about his fundraising. “In a continued...
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Watch Live: Trump school choice roundtable meeting today at White House

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As impeachment proceedings continued on Capitol Hill, President Trump responded to the long-anticipated release of the Justice Department inspector general’s report into the handling of the Russia investigation. The report found procedural errors in the investigation, but overall “no political bias” by the FBI.  Still, Mr. Trump claimed the report...
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Live stream of House investigators presenting impeachment reports — live updates

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Latest impeachment updates The House Judiciary Committee is holding its first hearing since Speaker Nancy Pelosi said the House will go ahead with articles of impeachment. The hearing, which starts at 9 a.m., will feature presentations from Democratic and Republican investigators about President Trump’s dealings with Ukraine. Download the free...
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Elizabeth Warren made $1.9 million for legal work over 30 years

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Elizabeth Warren disclosed details Sunday about $1.9 million in compensation she received for legal work dating back to 1987, based on her expertise in bankruptcy law. Her income from legal work averages about $60,000 a year, but she was also working as a law school professor and wrote over half...
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Trump impeachment inquiry weekly recap: House process moves forward without White House participation

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The question before Congress is: Did President Trump commit an impeachable offense when he allegedly pursued a politically charged quid pro quo? He is accused of withholding U.S. military aid and a White House visit from Ukraine unless its president announced two investigations: one into Burisma, a Ukrainian company that...
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House impeachment hearings: This week on “Face the Nation,” November 24, 2019: Himes, Conway

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Democrats forge ahead with impeachment probe House Democrats delivered their findings in a 300-page long report this week, formally outlining what they believe to be grounds for articles of impeachment of President Trump, making a Senate trial all but a reality for the commander-in-chief.  “This report chronicles a scheme by...
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Immigration rights groups call on Buttigieg to return McKinsey-related donations

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Four immigration rights organizations have written to Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg to ask him to return any donations connected to the consulting firm McKinsey & Company, following a New York Times report on how the firm helped Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) “accelerate the deportation process.” The letter, cosigned...
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Michael Bloomberg says Trump should be impeached in Gayle King interview

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Last Updated Dec 5, 2019 8:10 PM EST Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg said he thinks President Trump should be impeached, despite his prior reservations. The former New York City mayor sat down with “CBS This Morning” co-host Gayle King in Colorado on Thursday for his first TV interview since...
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President Trump dines with United Nations Security Council representatives – watch live stream today

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President Trump is meeting with representatives of the United Nations Security Council at the White House over lunch on Thursday, after returning from the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) summit in London. During the lunch, Mr. Trump said the U.S. is considering trade actions against NATO members that fail to...
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Nancy Pelosi impeachment update: Pelosi calls for drafting of articles of impeachment against Trump

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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi called on Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler to draft articles of impeachment against President Trump. “Sadly, but with confidence and humility, with allegiance to our founders, and a heart full of love for America, today I am asking our chairman to proceed with articles of impeachment,”...

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