“The Senate will conduct a trial on the impeachment of Donald Trump,” Sen. Chuck Schumer said.
22 Янв 2021, 19:39Schumer says Senate will receive impeachment article on Monday
GOP members are backing a bid to dismiss Trump’s trial by claiming it’s unconstitutional.
22 Янв 2021, 05:40Senate Republicans uniting behind impeachment defense
Trump’s allies in the House are moving quickly to try to oust her from GOP leadership.
22 Янв 2021, 05:40Liz Cheney’s problems pile up
Prosecutors say Samuel Camargo, 26, posted videos on Instagram showing him trying to force his way into the Capitol during the Jan. 6 assault and later displayed a piece of metal that he said came from the historic building.
22 Янв 2021, 05:40Judge denies release to alleged rioter who returned for inauguration
The president is hiring a respected legal hand with a familiarity on voting laws as a Senate trial nears.
22 Янв 2021, 05:39Trump starts taking his second impeachment seriously
The new president is not receiving the bipartisan embrace he’s long sought.
22 Янв 2021, 03:39Republicans bludgeon Biden’s big stimulus plans
“I’m not going to be telling you when it was going,” she told reporters.
21 Янв 2021, 21:40Pelosi says she’ll send impeachment article ‘soon’ with trial in limbo
“I don’t believe he provoked it if you listen to what he said at the rally,” House GOP Leader Kevin McCarthy told reporters on Thursday.
21 Янв 2021, 21:39Trump did not provoke Capitol riots, McCarthy says
Biggs had organized a 2019 rally in Portland, Oregon, in which more than 1,000 far-right protesters and anti-fascist counter-demonstrators faced off.
21 Янв 2021, 15:40Proud Boys organizer arrested in Florida over riot at Capitol
A handful of House members who were in the chamber recount how they fought off rioters during the deadly Jan. 6 attacks.
21 Янв 2021, 13:40How lawmakers trapped in the House stood their ground
Biden, Pelosi and Schumer have a tough decision to make on their legislative strategy.
21 Янв 2021, 13:40Democrats weigh their stimulus options: Go big or go fast
“Chuck Schumer is the majority leader and he should be treated like majority leader.”
21 Янв 2021, 13:39Democrats poised to rebuff McConnell’s filibuster demands
But Tom Cotton is resisting quick confirmation for now.
21 Янв 2021, 01:40Senate racing to confirm Biden’s intelligence chief on Inauguration Day
Kamala Harris will break any ties amid a 50-50 split.
21 Янв 2021, 01:39Democrats officially control the Senate after final members are sworn in
A person close to the process emphasized that a final decision has not been made.
20 Янв 2021, 21:39Peters poised to lead Senate Democrats’ campaign arm
“Presidents’ words are important. They weigh a ton,” the House speaker said, addressing the deadly violence.
20 Янв 2021, 09:39Pelosi says Trump could be accessory to murder after Capitol riot
“My focus has been and will continue to be working for the people of North Carolina during this difficult time for our nation,” he says.
20 Янв 2021, 05:39Burr says DOJ ‘closed’ insider trading probe without charges
A series of low-key confirmation hearings may reflect a shift in Washington’s political atmosphere.
20 Янв 2021, 03:39Republicans take on Biden’s Cabinet, but without the Trumpian fury
House Democrats have little margin for error after losing ground in November’s elections.
19 Янв 2021, 23:39Clyburn promises slim House majority won’t stand in way of Biden’s agenda
Buy-in from both party leaders is needed, particularly ahead of Trump’s impeachment trial.
19 Янв 2021, 21:40Schumer and McConnell try to cut a deal on a 50-50 Senate
“The mob was fed lies,” the majority leader says.
19 Янв 2021, 21:40McConnell says Trump ‘provoked’ the Capitol attackers
Instead, the panel will likely hold a closed-door briefing with the nominee, according to two aides.
19 Янв 2021, 21:39House Armed Services cancels Austin waiver hearing
Alejandro Mayorkas will acknowledge the “horrifying” Jan. 6 assault on the Capitol, according to his prepared testimony.
19 Янв 2021, 15:39Biden’s DHS pick vows to prevent future attacks on U.S. institutions
From questions about trying a former president to whether conviction is a real possibility, the proceedings will be different than the first time.
19 Янв 2021, 13:395 things to watch at Donald Trump’s second impeachment trial
The threat from pro-Trump extremists has increased the sense of urgency for lawmakers.
19 Янв 2021, 01:39Dems aim for quick approval of Biden’s national security picks
Smoke that was later determined to be from a homeless camp led to a brief lockdown of the Capitol complex and upended an inauguration rehearsal.
18 Янв 2021, 21:40Fire near Capitol sets off scramble amid heightened inauguration security
The Trump ally tells the Democratic leader the proceeding against a former president is unconstitutional and will impede “the healing of this great nation.”
17 Янв 2021, 23:39Graham asks Schumer to hold Senate vote on canceling impeachment trial
Former presidents are traditionally accorded the privilege.
17 Янв 2021, 21:39Trump should be denied intelligence briefings, Rep. Schiff says
He expects Democrats to attempt “the most aggressive socialized policy effort in the history of the country.”
17 Янв 2021, 19:39Lindsey Graham predicts radical first 100 days
GOP senators are largely without leadership guidance over how to judge Donald Trump during the second impeachment trial.
16 Янв 2021, 15:39Senate Republicans adrift ahead of Trump trial
The clashing factions of the freshman class reflect the broader fight within the party.
16 Янв 2021, 03:39GOP freshman lawmakers splinter over Trump
Some Democrats are uniting behind censuring the pair of Republicans once they’re in the majority.
15 Янв 2021, 23:39Senate Dems eye punishing Hawley and Cruz for election objections
Promoted to staff director of the committee in 2017, Shalanda Young was the first Black woman to serve in the post.
15 Янв 2021, 19:39Biden nominates top House Appropriations aide for OMB deputy director
Rick Scott has immediately come under fire for voting to object to the presidential election results in Pennsylvania after last week’s Capitol riot.
15 Янв 2021, 13:39Rick Scott’s rocky start atop GOP Senate campaign arm
The language was included in a filing in federal district court in Arizona, intended to deny bail to Jacob Anthony Chansley, a man they describe as “an active participant in” and “the most prominent symbol of” the insurrection.
15 Янв 2021, 09:39Feds edge closer to sedition charge in Capitol riot aftermath
The National Guard said it has deployed 7,000 members from states across the country to provide support for Biden’s inauguration.
15 Янв 2021, 01:40Democrats urge Army to send cots for troops sleeping in Capitol
The minority leader is against calls for ousting the No. 3 House Republican over her vote to impeach President Donald Trump.
15 Янв 2021, 01:39McCarthy rejects kicking Cheney from GOP leadership
The Senate’s procedural hurdles raise the difficulty for Joe Biden’s Cabinet and early legislative priorities to be approved quickly.
14 Янв 2021, 23:40Trump impeachment trial crashes Biden’s first 100 days
“President Trump’s words incited violence, which led to the injury and deaths of Americans,” she says.
14 Янв 2021, 23:39Murkowski calls Trump’s impeachment appropriate but won’t reveal her vote
It’s still his party, but stewards of a more traditional brand of conservatism made their presence known in the impeachment vote.
14 Янв 2021, 05:39Trump’s grip on the GOP loosens ever so slightly
The House is likely to vote Wednesday to impeach the president.
14 Янв 2021, 01:40Watch Online Live: Trump’s Second Impeachment Vote
The possibility of the top Senate Republican going against a president of his own party is a striking indication of the tumult within the GOP.
14 Янв 2021, 01:40McConnell says he hasn’t ruled out convicting Trump in Senate trial
The Florida man who nabbed the lectern was arrested last Friday.
14 Янв 2021, 01:40Pelosi plans to again use lectern that rioter dragged through the Capitol