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Impeachment Senate
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Rebekah Sager
January 17, 2020 - 1:15 pm
As the impeachment trial of President Trump kicks off there are a few things to keep in mind. First off, in order for Trump to be impeached or convicted, 20 Republicans Senators would need to align themselves with Democrats and vote to remove the president. CHARGES: Trump faces two charges -- one...
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CBS News
January 16, 2020 - 7:21 am
CNN has released audio of a post-debate exchange between Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren in which she accuses her 2020 Democratic opponent of calling her a "liar on national TV." The two were among six presidential candidates who participated in Tuesday night's debate in Iowa. The two senators...
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AP News
January 15, 2020 - 7:18 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. House voted Wednesday to send two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump to the Senate and approve House prosecutors for only the third impeachment trial in American history. The nearly party-line vote moved Trump's impeachment from Speaker Nancy Pelosi's...
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January 14, 2020 - 4:00 am
The presidential race is tighter than ever heading into the seventh Democratic primary debate. On Tuesday night, six Democratic candidates will take the stage at Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa for a debate hosted by CNN and the Des Moines Register, and hosted by CNN anchor Wolf Blitzer. To...
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January 13, 2020 - 8:05 am
Sen. Cory Booker has ended his campaign for president. "I have always said I wouldn't continue if there was no longer a path to victory," Booker said Monday while announcing he was ending his Democratic bid for the White House. It’s with a full heart that I share this news—I’m suspending my...
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CBS News
January 09, 2020 - 12:28 pm
Washington — The House voted Thursday afternoon on a resolution limiting President Trump's ability to engage in hostilities against Iran under the 1973 War Powers Resolution, as Democrats attempt to reassert Congress' constitutional authority to declare war amid a tense standoff with the Islamic...
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This screen grab from the website HealthCare.gov shows the extended deadline for signing up for health care coverage for 2020. The Trump administration says people will get more time to sign up for “Obamacare” health insurance following a spate of compute
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AP News
January 03, 2020 - 2:05 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — In a move that could put the Obama-era health law squarely in the middle of the 2020 election, Democratic-led states Friday asked the Supreme Court for a fast-track review of a recent court ruling that declared part of the statute unconstitutional and cast a cloud over the rest. A...
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Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden speaks during a community event at the National Motorcycle Museum, Thursday, Jan. 2, 2020, in Anamosa, Iowa.
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AP News
January 03, 2020 - 7:21 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden said Thursday that President Donald Trump has “tossed a stick of dynamite into a tinderbox" with the targeted killing of Iran's top general in an airstrike at Baghdad’s international airport. The former vice president joined other...
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January 02, 2020 - 5:19 am
Julián Castro, the former housing secretary who was the only Latino candidate in the Democratic primary, announced Thursday on Twitter that he was ending his bid for presidency in the 2020 election. "It’s with profound gratitude to all of our supporters that I suspend my campaign for president...
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CBS News
December 29, 2019 - 9:31 am
Washington — With the impeachment of President Trump dividing Capitol Hill, at least one policy has garnered collaboration between lawmakers on both sides of the aisle. Championed by White House senior adviser Ivanka Trump, paid family leave policies are gaining traction in Congress, and...
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