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Trump impeachment looms as U.S. House committee approves charges

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives on Friday took Republican President Donald Trump to the brink of impeachment by approving two charges against him over his efforts to pressure Ukraine to investigate Democratic political rival Joe Biden. A divided House Judiciary Committee voted 23-17 along party lines to approve articles of […]

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Rep. Adam Schiff Submits Pence Aide’s Classified Letter To Judiciary Committee

House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) has submitted to the Judiciary Committee a classified letter from an aide to Vice President Mike Pence, according to multiple reports on Wednesday. Jennifer Williams, an adviser to Pence on Russia, filed additional evidence after her testimony before the House Intelligence Committee last month, Schiff said in a note attached […]

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NDP, Bloc join with Tories to demand creation of special committee to study Canada-China relationship

The Conservatives have succeeded in a demand for a special committee to examine Canada’s contentious relationship with China, as two Canadians marked the one-year anniversary of their arrest and moved closer to a possible trial on accusations they stole state secrets. The House of Commons late Tuesday voted 171-148 to set up the committee over […]

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Republicans Attack Impeachment Process As Inquiry Heads To Judiciary Committee : NPR

House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler, D-N.Y., leaves at the conclusion of a House Democratic Caucus meeting on Capitol Hill in October. Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP hide caption toggle caption Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler, D-N.Y., leaves at the conclusion of a House Democratic Caucus meeting on Capitol Hill in October. Manuel […]

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‘Start Here’: House Judiciary Committee schedules 1st public impeachment hearing

It’s Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019. Let’s start here. Interested in Start Here Morning Briefing ? Add Start Here Morning Briefing as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Start Here Morning Briefing news, video, and analysis from ABC News. 1. Next phase The House Judiciary Committee has scheduled its first public impeachment […]

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