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Mr. Parnas Wants to Go to Washington for Impeachment Trial

Mr. Parnas Wants to Go to Washington for Impeachment Trial

Lev Parnas, the former Trump supporter who is now seeking to help Democrats’ efforts to remove the president, wants to witness the impeachment proceedings in person.
Biden Campaign Urges Supporters to Defend Him on Social Media

Biden Campaign Urges Supporters to Defend Him on Social Media

Joe Biden’s campaign is urging its active social-media supporters to get online and defend the Democratic presidential candidate against what it sees as increasingly aggressive attacks from the
Here Are the Next Steps in Trump’s Senate Impeachment Trial

Here Are the Next Steps in Trump’s Senate Impeachment Trial

The conclusion of Donald Trump’s defense brings the president’s impeachment trial closer to the only unknown variables -- senator questions and possible witness testimony -- moving past a process that
Heading Into Iowa, Biden and Sanders Top Latest National Poll

Heading Into Iowa, Biden and Sanders Top Latest National Poll

Former Vice President Joe Biden is holding his lead in national polling just days ahead of the Iowa caucuses, but Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders is keeping the gap narrow.
Trump Team Wraps Up Impeachment Defense With Bolton Testimony in Question

Trump Team Wraps Up Impeachment Defense With Bolton Testimony in Question

President Donald Trump’s lawyers concluded their defense Tuesday without completely quashing a drive by Democrats to get additional testimony from former National Security Advisor John Bolton and
Lawrence Summers Wants to Target the Rich, But Not Through a Wealth Tax

Lawrence Summers Wants to Target the Rich, But Not Through a Wealth Tax

Former Treasury Secretary Lawrence Summers proposed a suite of steps the U.S. government can take to raise trillions of dollars more in revenue from the rich without adopting a wealth tax.
Bolton Overshadows Final Day of Trump Defense Arguments

Bolton Overshadows Final Day of Trump Defense Arguments

President Donald Trump’s defense began its final arguments in the Senate impeachment trial Tuesday, but the focus of the White House and senators has already turned to a battle coming later this week
Giuliani Allies Spar Over Giving Evidence to House Democrats

Giuliani Allies Spar Over Giving Evidence to House Democrats

Two indicted associates of Donald Trump’s lawyer Rudy Giuliani are battling over whether more evidence from their New York criminal case should be turned over to congressional Democrats pursuing the
Bernie Sanders Surges to Lead in California, Propelled by Liberals

Bernie Sanders Surges to Lead in California, Propelled by Liberals

Bernie Sanders has not only taken the lead in several recent surveys of voters in Iowa, but he has also pushed to the head of the Democratic field in delegate-rich California.
Restaurant Workers Union Backs Sanders, Warren: Campaign Update

Restaurant Workers Union Backs Sanders, Warren: Campaign Update

When a California union local was fighting over a contract at a Loyola Marymount University, Senators Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders threatened to skip a debate at the California school.
Energy Department Releases Perry Documents: Impeachment Update

Energy Department Releases Perry Documents: Impeachment Update

President Donald Trump’s lawyers finished presenting his defense on Tuesday, their third day of arguments in the Senate impeachment trial. The next phase, 16 total hours of senators’ questions for
Elizabeth Warren’s Year of Plans Faces Judgment Day in Iowa

Elizabeth Warren’s Year of Plans Faces Judgment Day in Iowa

Senator Elizabeth Warren prides herself on having a plan for everything, yet that isn’t translating to a strong showing in the polls a week before the nation’s first nominating contest.Throughout the
Trump Defense Finale Puts GOP Near Moment of Reckoning on Bolton

Trump Defense Finale Puts GOP Near Moment of Reckoning on Bolton

President Donald Trump’s lawyers begin their final day of arguments Tuesday having only barely noted the bombshell revelation from former National Security Adviser John Bolton that threatens to upset
Elizabeth Warren Sets Aggressive End-of-Month Fundraising Goal

Elizabeth Warren Sets Aggressive End-of-Month Fundraising Goal

In an email to supporters Monday, Warren set a financial goal of raising $3.5 million between now and Friday.
Trump Lawyers Largely Ignore Bolton Revelations in Senate Trial

Trump Lawyers Largely Ignore Bolton Revelations in Senate Trial

President Donald Trump’s lawyers largely avoided the explosive allegation in former National Security Adviser John Bolton’s book that the president tied aid to Ukraine to an investigation of a
Democrats Set High Money Goals Before Caucuses: Campaign Update

Democrats Set High Money Goals Before Caucuses: Campaign Update

Elizabeth Warren’s campaign set the most aggressive fundraising goal for the last 5 days of the month, as candidates work furiously to raise enough money to keep their campaigns in high gear.
U.S. Election Anxiety Joins Virus Fears in Fueling Yen Swings

U.S. Election Anxiety Joins Virus Fears in Fueling Yen Swings

The cost of hedging the yen has increased and surprisingly it isn’t just escalating fears of the deadly coronavirus that are gripping global markets -- it’s also reflecting market anxiety on the
Bolton Revelation May Scramble Trump’s Trial

Bolton Revelation May Scramble Trump’s Trial

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Dershowitz First Trump Lawyer to Name Bolton: Impeachment Update

Dershowitz First Trump Lawyer to Name Bolton: Impeachment Update

Donald Trump’s defense lawyers resumed their presentation Monday after opening their arguments Saturday by saying House managers failed to prove the president should be removed from office.
This Year’s Other Big Climate Election? It’s for Texas Railroad Bureaucrat

This Year’s Other Big Climate Election? It’s for Texas Railroad Bureaucrat

The Texas Railroad Commission regulates oil drillers’ ability to burn off natural gas—a contributor to warming.