House

Monday October 14, 2019

President Trump’s former Russia adviser testified under subpoena for roughly 10 hours on Monday as Democrats try to dig into how allies of the president tried to circumvent official policy on Ukraine as part of the impeachment inquiry.Fiona Hill,...

Monday October 14, 2019

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) on Monday slammed President Trump's announced sanctions against Turkey, saying the package "falls very short of reversing that humanitarian disaster."Pelosi said in a statement that Republican and...

Monday October 14, 2019

GOP Rep. Brian Mast (Fla.) on Sunday mistakenly used a picture of a Russian warship in a tweet celebrating the 244th birthday of the U.S. Navy. The tweet shared from the former Army staff sergeant's account featured the Pyotr Velikiy, a&...

Monday October 14, 2019

Semyon Kislin, an associate of President Trump’s personal attorney, Rudy Giuliani, has reached a deal with the House Intelligence Committee to cooperate with its impeachment investigation and avoid being deposed behind closed doors, according...

Monday October 14, 2019

A top ally of President Trump said he was asked to leave the deposition of a former Trump aide on Monday, after he tried to attend the closed-door meeting in the Capitol.Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-Fla.), who is not a member of the three House committees...

Monday October 14, 2019

Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said on Monday that she and Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) agreed on the need for a resolution overturning President Trump's decision on Syria, as well as additional sanctions against Turkey."Pleased to have a...

Monday October 14, 2019

Republican Rep. Adam Kinzinger (Ill.) on Monday doubled down on his criticism of President Trump's decision to pull U.S. troops from Syria after Trump pledged there would be "strong sanctions" for Turkey. "I just.... i mean.... what?" Kinzinger...

Monday October 14, 2019

A video depicting President Trump shooting and stabbing media organizations and some of his most prominent critics drew widespread backlash after The New York Times reported it was played at a conservative conference over the weekend at Trump's...

Sunday October 13, 2019

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) on Sunday wished Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) a happy birthday and told her she is “changing this country” with her courage.“You are changing this country by having the courage to stand up to the rich and...

Sunday October 13, 2019

Congressional Democrats will offer a resolution urging President Trump to reverse his decision to pull back troops from northern Syria, Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) said on Sunday. Schumer told reporters during a press...

Sunday October 13, 2019

Rep. Lee Zeldin (R-N.Y.) slammed Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) for his handling of the impeachment inquiry, saying the process is filled with "cherry-picked leaks, withholding of key facts and ... lying."Zeldin told John Castimatidis on his Sunday...

Saturday October 12, 2019

Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.) revealed in a new interview that House Democrats have discussed jailing allies of the president who do not comply with congressional subpoenas, an escalation of the House's efforts to force White House compliance with an...

Saturday October 12, 2019

Rep. Harley Rouda (D-Calif.) suggested Friday that Attorney General William Barr's reported meeting with media giant Rupert Murdoch this week should be investigated by lawmakers.Murdoch, the chairman of Fox, and Barr met at Murdoch's New York...

Saturday October 12, 2019

Democratic Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney (N.Y.) said Friday that former U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch was a “very credible witness” who gave a “gripping and emotional account of presidential abuse of power” while testifying on Capitol...

Friday October 11, 2019

The Democratic chairman and ranking Republican on the House Foreign Affairs Committee said Friday they will introduce legislation to slap sanctions on Turkey in response to its offensive against Kurdish forces in northeastern Syria. ...

Friday October 11, 2019

House lawmakers emerged Friday from a marathon hearing with the former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine with both sides digging in on their positions for what promises to be a frenzied month as the Democrats’ impeachment inquiry advances full steam.Marie...