Top House Dem says new offer will focus on funding 'smart wall'
Democrats say that the coming offer for $5.7 billion in border security would rely on technology, not a physical wall.
Top House Dem hits Rep. Ilhan Omar with blistering rebuke over latest 'vile anti-Semitic slur'
Federal judge: McGahn must comply with House subpoena
The White House has argued that McGahn and other witnesses have "absolute immunity" from testifying ...
Former White House counsel Don McGahn must obey subpoena to testify before Congress, judge rules
The same question about White House immunity — this one related to the impeachment inquiry — is pending before another judge in Washington.
Top Dem on House Intel Committee calls for review of Kushner's security clearance
The House Intelligence Committee's top Democrat called for a review of Jared Kushner's security clearance over questions of whether he was truthful about his contacts with Russia. Rep. Adam Schiff, D-California, spoke to ABC News' Martha Raddatz in an exclusive interview on "This Week" Sunday in...
No solution to shutdown in sight before Dems take House
It's looking increasingly like the partial government shutdown will be handed off to a divided government to solve in the new year — the first big confrontation between President Donald Trump and Democrats — as agreement eludes Washington in the waning days of the Republican monopoly on power...
Rudy Giuliani defies congressional subpoena ahead of deadline: ‘If they enforce it, we’ll see...
The Pentagon and White House budget office also face deadlines.
House of Delegates Dems pre-file bills for some of top priorities
This is the first day that bills can be filed for consideration in next winter’s General Assembly session, and Democrats in the House of Delegates wasted no time doing so for some of their top priorities. They include proposals for universal background checks for gun purchases, approval of the Equal
Robert Mueller agrees to testify before joint House panel July 17 after subpoena, Nadler and...
Former Special Counsel Robert Mueller has agreed to testify before the House Judiciary and Intelligence Committees on July 17 after they subpoenaed the special counsel Tuesday, according to the committees' chairmen, Reps. Jerry Nadler, D-N.Y., and Adam Schiff, D-Calif.
Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office institutes hiring freeze amid budget concerns
GOLDEN -- The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office has placed a moratorium on all new hiring, as it prepares to slash its budget by millions of dollars. Last week, county commissioners instructed departments to cut roughly 7 percent of their budgets. Sheriff Jeff Shrader says they'll be doing so by reducing 400-600 beds in the county jail, and not filling vacancies that become available.
Former Dem Lawyer Suggests They Made Big Mistake Before Impeachment Process
Abbe Lowell, who was Chief Minority Counsel for the House Democrats during the Clinton impeachment process, said current Dems made a mistake in the years-long lead up to the impeachment process against President Donald Trump.
After Comey firing, top Dems want Russia documents kept from White House
Some Congressional Democrats compared FBI Director James Comey's firing to the famous "Saturday Night Massacre" during Watergate
'The president acts like he’s compromised' by Russian government: Top House Intel Dem
He also said there's "no other way to explain why he would" side with Putin.
How a Fringe Theory About Ukraine Took Root in the White House
A false tale about a cybersecurity firm called CrowdStrike and a Democratic conspiracy to undermine the 2016 election has formed the background of President Trump’s impeachment inquiry.
Pence's office denies Sondland's testimony that he told Pence about Ukraine quid pro quo concerns
Top diplomat revises testimony, says U.S. aid was tied to Ukraine statement
WASHINGTON -- House investigators released more transcripts Tuesday in the impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump, including hundreds of pages of testimony from two top diplomats deeply involved in the Ukraine matter Kurt Volker, the former special envoy to Ukraine, and Gordon Sondland, the U.S. ambassador to the European Union, were involved in White House policy toward Ukraine and aware of the July 25 phone call…
‘How Many of You Are Dems?’
Flynn Misled Pentagon on Foreign Payments: Top House Dem
President Donald Trump's former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, invoked his Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination in rebuffing a subpoena Monday in the investigation into Russia's election...
Dems are making a mistake using quid pro quo
Americans are never going to agree to removing a President from office for engaging in acts described by a Latin term many don't understand or at least would never use, writes Arick Wierson. Democrats need to rebrand Trump's alleged transgressions with a straightforward term--one with teeth. Like Bribery. Extortion. Payola. Shakedown...
House GOP Fires Back After Release Of Impeachment Report
Republicans are firing back after Tuesday's release of a sweeping impeachment report outlining evidence of what Democrats call President Donald Trump's wrongdoing toward Ukraine.