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White House tells Democrats it will not participate in Trump impeachment he...

12 December, 2019 8:09 am 8:09 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The White House said it would refuse to take part in hearings in the US House of Representatives set for next week that will consider what articles of impeachment to bring against President Donald Trump. In a letter to Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler, White House counsel Pat Cipollone called the Democrats’ … Read More

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Trump has admitted to bribery as impeachment probe intensifies: Pelosi

11 November, 2019 8:21 am 8:21 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Thursday President Donald Trump already has admitted to bribery in the Ukraine scandal at the heart of a Democratic-led inquiry, accusing him of an impeachable offense under the US Constitution. “The bribe is to grant or withhold military assistance in return for a public … Read More

'Future of the presidency', stake, Trump, impeachment, hearings, kick off

‘Future of the presidency’ at stake as Trump impeachment hearin...

11 November, 2019 11:18 pm 11:18 pm

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Senior Democratic and Republican lawmakers presented dueling narratives on Wednesday as a US congressional impeachment inquiry that threatens Donald Trump’s tumultuous presidency entered a crucial new phase with the first televised public hearing. The drama unfolded in a hearing of the House of Representatives Intelligence Committee in which two career US diplomats … Read More