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Trump Ousts Impeachment Witnesses Sondland and Vindman

Trump Ousts Impeachment Witnesses Sondland and Vindman

President Donald Trump moved swiftly on Friday to purge his administration of two witnesses who testified against him in the House impeachment inquiry: Gordon Sondland, an ambassador, and Alexander
Pompeo Keeps NPR Reporter Feud Going With Pointed Bible Quote

Pompeo Keeps NPR Reporter Feud Going With Pointed Bible Quote

Secretary of State Michael Pompeo kept a feud with an NPR reporter alive on Sunday, taking to his personal Twitter account to post a Bible quote about lying and slander.
House Foreign Affairs Committee to Trump: 'You're Not a Dictator'

House Foreign Affairs Committee to Trump: 'You're Not a Dictator'

The House Foreign Affairs Committee criticized President Trump on Sunday for issuing warnings to Iran on Twitter, adding, "You’re not a dictator."
Impeachment to Get Rare Public Airing as Senate Hears Nominee

Impeachment to Get Rare Public Airing as Senate Hears Nominee

Lawmakers from both parties will get their first chance to publicly question an official with knowledge of events linked to the impeachment inquiry against Donald Trump, as they hear from the
Turkey Sanctions Pass U.S. House as Lawmakers Press Trump

Turkey Sanctions Pass U.S. House as Lawmakers Press Trump

The U.S. House overwhelmingly passed a bipartisan bill Tuesday threatening to sanction Turkey, warning that a deal struck with the Trump administration won’t necessarily save the NATO ally from
Pompeo, Graham Back Trump Approach to Turkey Syria Incursion

Pompeo, Graham Back Trump Approach to Turkey Syria Incursion

Secretary of State Michael Pompeo led the defenders of President Donald Trump’s handling of Turkey’s incursion into Syria, saying Sunday that a cease-fire is holding and that U.S. goals in the Middle
Menendez: Trump 'Suggested that the Kurds Are Communists' in Meeting

Menendez: Trump 'Suggested that the Kurds Are Communists' in Meeting

On Wednesday’s broadcast of CNN’s “Situation Room,” Senate Foreign Relations Committee Ranking Member Robert Menendez (D-NJ) stated that during a White House meeting, President Trump “suggested that
Rand Paul calls for investigation into Dem senators who wrote letter to Ukraine last year

Rand Paul calls for investigation into Dem senators who wrote letter to Ukraine last year

Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) is calling for an investigation into three Democratic senators who are accused of threatening to withdraw aid from Ukraine last year if the country did not cooperate with Robert
Anger Over Syria Unites Trump Defenders and His Biggest Critics

Anger Over Syria Unites Trump Defenders and His Biggest Critics

Republican Senators returning to Washington after a two-week recess will find themselves debating not only how to handle the House’s impeachment inquiry into Donald Trump but also the president’s
Democrats Wrote to Ukraine in May 2018, Demanding It Investigate Trump

Democrats Wrote to Ukraine in May 2018, Demanding It Investigate Trump

Democrats wrote to the Ukrainian government in May 2018 urging it to continue investigations into President Donald Trump's alleged collusion with Russia in the 2016 presidential campaign -- collusion
Menendez: Trump 'Either Spineless' Towards Putin or 'Infatuated with' Him

Menendez: Trump 'Either Spineless' Towards Putin or 'Infatuated with' Him

On Friday’s “MSNBC Live,” Senate Foreign Relations Committee Ranking Member Robert Menendez (D-NJ) reacted to President Trump considering blocking military aid to Ukraine by stating President Trump is
They ‘Wrote the Damn Bill’: 2020 Hopefuls Go on Bill-Filing Spree in Congress

They ‘Wrote the Damn Bill’: 2020 Hopefuls Go on Bill-Filing Spree in Congress

Half of the 10 members of Congress seeking the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination have already hit career highs in bill-drafting productivity this year, and it’s only August.
Senate Votes to Block Arms Sales to Saudi Arabia, Rebuking Trump

Senate Votes to Block Arms Sales to Saudi Arabia, Rebuking Trump

Senators voted to block arms sales to Saudi Arabia in a rebuke of President Donald Trump’s decision to use an emergency declaration to move forward on the deal despite congressional objections.
Senate to Vote on Blocking Saudi Arms Sale in Rebuke to Trump

Senate to Vote on Blocking Saudi Arms Sale in Rebuke to Trump

The Senate will vote Thursday on resolutions to halt arms sales to Saudi Arabia and other Middle Eastern countries under an agreement between Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Bob Menendez, the top
Trump UN Pick Is Asked Why She Spent 300 Days Away From Canada Post

Trump UN Pick Is Asked Why She Spent 300 Days Away From Canada Post

President Donald Trump’s pick for U.S. ambassador to the United Nations was pressed at her confirmation hearing on why she was away from her current post as envoy to Canada for more than 300 days
U.S. Senators Urge Trump to Seek Allies to Counter Iran Tensions

U.S. Senators Urge Trump to Seek Allies to Counter Iran Tensions

Republican senators are backing President Donald Trump’s pressure campaign on Iran while saying the U.S. needs to work with international partners and avoid miscalculations that could lead to
Senate to Vote on Disapproval of Saudi Arms Sale, McConnell Says

Senate to Vote on Disapproval of Saudi Arms Sale, McConnell Says

The GOP-led Senate will vote on measures that could stop the Trump administration from pushing through arms sales to Saudi Arabia over congressional objections, according to Majority Leader Mitch
Menendez Warns Trump Against Overturning Hold on Saudi Arms Deal

Menendez Warns Trump Against Overturning Hold on Saudi Arms Deal

The top Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee warned the Trump administration not to bypass a congressional hold to sell billions of dollars worth of arms to Saudi Arabia.
Emerson: Schumer’s $6M infusion hasn’t boosted Menendez’ fortunes in NJ

Emerson: Schumer’s $6M infusion hasn’t boosted Menendez’ fortunes in NJ

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Oh my: Cook moves NJ Senate race to toss-up

Oh my: Cook moves NJ Senate race to toss-up

Flop sweat? The post Oh my: Cook moves NJ Senate race to toss-up appeared first on Hot Air.