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IN this May 9, 2019, photo, Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington. Pelosi introduced a new concept to the debate over President Donald Trump’s behavior: “Self-impeachable.” As Trump appears to be all but goading Democrats into impeachment proceedings, viewing the standoff as potentially politically valuable for his re-election campaign, Democrats are trying to impose restraint, preferring a more methodical approach and letting, as Pelosi says, Trump make the case himself by his stonewalling of Congress. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
May 11, 2019 - 3:57 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has introduced a new concept into the debate over President Donald Trump's actions: "self-impeaching." As Trump all but goads Democrats into impeachment proceedings , viewing the showdown as potentially valuable for his 2020 re-election campaign ,...
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President Donald Trump speaks in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Friday, May 10, 2019. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
May 11, 2019 - 3:03 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is scoffing at Democrats' attempts to pry loose his tax returns, saying his refusal to release the records as a candidate didn't hurt him in 2016 and voters "didn't care" about the issue. A leading House Democrat has issued subpoenas for six years of Trump's...
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May 09, 2019 - 12:39 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Senator Bernie Sanders and Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez went on a live video in order to inform viewers that they are ready to challenge Wall Street greed and are going to introduce a legislation to try to combat high credit card interest rates. The Loan Shark...
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May 08, 2019 - 11:23 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Former Attorney General Jeff Sessions and former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie say a move by U.S. House Democrats to hold Attorney General William Barr in contempt does not create a "constitutional crisis," as one key Democratic lawmaker said. Sessions and Christie spoke about...
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Donald Trump Jr.
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May 08, 2019 - 5:15 pm
WASHINGTON (1010 WINS/AP) -- He may not be an official member of the White House staff, but the president's son, Donald Trump Jr., may be in hot water: The Senate intelligence committee has subpoenaed Trump's eldest son for additional testimony in the Russia probe, according to reports. This marks...
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William Barr
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May 08, 2019 - 4:34 pm
WASHINGTON (1010 WINS/AP) -- You're in contempt, sir! So says the House Judiciary Committee which voted Wednesday afternoon to hold Attorney General William Barr in contempt of Congress. The committee voted 24-16 to hold Barr in contempt after the Justice Department rejected House Democrats'...
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President Trump
Sipa USA
May 08, 2019 - 4:03 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York's senate approved a bill Wednesday that would allow three congressional committees to get access to President Donald Trump's state tax returns, giving Democrats a potential end-run around the administration's refusal to disclose the president's federal returns. The bill...
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Elizabeth Warren
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May 08, 2019 - 12:16 pm
WASHINGTON (1010 WINS) -- Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren rolled out her opioid crisis plan on Wednesday. RELATED: Cocaine deaths up in US, and opioids are a big part of it Trump, first lady teaming up to address opioids epidemic Gillibrand 'open to improving' opioids bill after...
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President Trump
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May 08, 2019 - 10:42 am
WASHINGTON (1010 WINS) -- President Donald Trump has invoked executive privilege over the unredacted Mueller Report and other materials subpoenaed by House Democrats. RELATED: Ex-White House lawyer defies House subpoena for Mueller docs With Mueller on Justice staff, Barr has sway over testimony...
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President Trump
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David Caplan
May 07, 2019 - 7:51 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Donald Trump racked up about $1.2 billion in losses from his various businesses from 1985 to 1994, according to The New York Times , citing IRS transcripts. In 1990 and 1991, Trump’s business losses exceeded $250 million each year, the Times reported. According to the...
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