Party-Line Vote Kicks Impeachment Probe to House Judiciary

In a closed-door party-line vote Tuesday night, the House Intelligence Committee advanced the impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump to the House Judiciary Committee, one of the last stops before the full House likely votes in favor of impeaching the 45th president of the United States.

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House GOP Defend Trump as Blameless in Impeachment Report

Ahead of the much-anticipated report on the impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump by House Democrats, House Republicans released a report of their own late Monday that ignores evidence from weeks of investigation and damning testimony by senior administration officials who undercut the White House’s claim of a “perfect” interaction with Ukraine President Volodomyr Zelensky.

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Bruised by Witness, House GOP Floats Line: Ukrainians, Not Ukraine, Meddled

Now that a former top National Security Council official made abundantly clear that the theory that Ukraine interfered in the 2016 presidential elections is a false narrative from the Kremlin, House Republicans are on the defensive. Two prominent members emphasized in interviews that they were not talking about the Ukrainian government – but citizens of that former Soviet nation.

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Pentagon Official Reveals Ukraine Aid Concerns on Day of Trump Call

On the heels of blockbuster testimony by President Donald Trump’s handpicked ambassador confirming a “quid pro quo,” a Pentagon official who oversees military aid spoke of what the Democrats say is the quid that preceded the quo: Javelin missiles described as Trump’s reward for Ukraine’s domestic political assistance.

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House Withdraws Subpoena for Ex-Top National Security Adviser

House Democrats reversed course Wednesday when they abruptly yanked a subpoena for testimony from former White House deputy national security adviser Charles Kupperman, one of several officials who listened in on the call between President Donald Trump and Ukraine President Volodomyr Zelensky that underpins the impeachment inquiry.

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Cohen Claims Trump Lawyer Shaped False Statement to Congress

President Donald Trump’s former fixer, Michael Cohen, told Congress it was Trump’s personal attorney, Jay Sekulow, who suggested he tell lawmakers that the negotiations for Trump Tower Moscow ended in January 2016, even though they continued for months after that.

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Cohen Rips Trump Up and Down in Testimony to Congress

After spending much of the day telling lawmakers that President Donald Trump knew about attempts to hack Democratic Party emails and hush-money payments during the 2016 campaign, his prison-bound former personal attorney Michael Cohen closed out testimony before a House committee Wednesday by saying his loyalty to the president cost him everything.

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Hicks Acknowledges ‘White Lies’ for Trump, But Not on Russia

White House communications director Hope Hicks acknowledged to a House intelligence panel that she has occasionally told “white lies” for President Donald Trump but has not lied about anything relevant to the Russia investigation, according to those present for Hicks’ closed-door testimony.

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Congress Releases Redacted, Declassified Democratic Memo

Two weeks after President Donald Trump blocked the full release of a classified Democratic memo, the House intelligence committee published a redacted version of the document that aims to counter a narrative that Republicans on the committee have promoted for months — that the FBI and Justice Department conspired against Trump as they investigated his ties to Russia.

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