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House tables vote on Trump impeachment resolution over ‘racist’ tweets

Official White House Photo by Tia Dufour(WASHINGTON) — The House has voted to table Rep. Al Green’s impeachment resolution, with a majority of Democrats voting with Republicans to kill the impeachment push, which was based on President Donald Trump’s attacks against four Democratic congresswomen.The vote was 332-95, with 137 Democrats siding with 194 Republicans and…read more »

Federal judge orders documents released in Trump hush money probe as investigation winds down

Yana Paskova/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Federal prosecutors have ended their investigation into the Trump Organization’s involvement in hush-money payments to two women who alleged they had affairs with President Donald Trump, according to court documents filed in a New York court on Wednesday.The conclusion of the investigation prompted the judge in the case to order…read more »

Mark Sanford says beating Trump in potential primary run ‘not necessarily the goal’

Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call via Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Former South Carolina Rep. Mark Sanford made waves this week after saying he’s considering launching a primary challenge against President Donald Trump, but the Republican added Wednesday that beating the president wouldn’t necessary be the main objective of his potential run.”I don’t think that winning necessarily has…read more »

House to vote on Trump impeachment resolution over ‘racist’ tweets

Official White House Photo by Tia Dufour(WASHINGTON) — The House is expected to vote on an impeachment measure against President Donald Trump on Wednesday evening over the objections of Democratic leaders, the first time the chamber will take up the divisive topic under Democratic control.Rep. Al Green, D-Texas, forced consideration of the measure after introducing…read more »

Construction fences going up around White House for a long-planned renovation project

lucky-photographer/iStock(WASHINGTON) — The White House will begin new construction this month to build a taller fence — part of a long-planned renovation project for increased security.The existing fence will be replaced by an approximately 13-foot-tall barrier — almost double the current size — with wider and stronger fence posts. The new design will incorporate anti-climb…read more »

Trump heads to NC rally standing firm on criticism of freshman Democrats

Official White House Photo by Shealah Craighead(WASHINGTON) — Amid criticism for attacks on four Democratic congresswoman of color, President Donald Trump is expected to continue to weigh in on the controversy at a campaign rally in North Carolina on Wednesday, his campaign aides told ABC News. It’s the first time Trump will address supporters after…read more »

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