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House Democrats Release New Transcripts From Impeachment Inquiry
Tuesday, November 26, 2019
The House impeachment inquiry released another set of transcripts — including testimony from a White House budget official about the unusual hold placed on aid to Ukraine.
Vice President Pence Makes Surprise Visit To Iraq
Saturday, November 23, 2019
The vice president and second lady flew to an air base in Iraq to greet U.S. troops ahead of Thanksgiving. At the base Pence spoke with Iraq's prime minister by phone because of security concerns.
4 Witnesses To Testify Tuesday In House Impeachment Hearings
Tuesday, November 19, 2019
Public testimony in the impeachment inquiry will come from a diplomat and three national security officials. And the latest NPR poll takes the temperature on impeachment.
Trump Meets With Turkish President Erdogan At The White House
Wednesday, November 13, 2019
While Washington was fixated on the first day of televised impeachment hearings, President Trump met with Turkish President Erdogan at the White House, and invited some senators along, as well.
Trump, Erdogan Have 'Frank' Discussion About Syria
Wednesday, November 13, 2019
The U.S. president welcomed the Turkish leader to the White House for talks about Syria and also Turkey's decision to buy a Russian defense system.
Trump To Meet With Turkish President Erdogan At The White House
Tuesday, November 12, 2019
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan visits the White House on Wednesday, just a month after President Trump wrote to him, bluntly saying "Don't be a fool!" over Syria.
Reelection Campaign Launches 'Black Voices For Trump' Initiative
Friday, November 08, 2019
President Trump wants to make inroads with African American voters, an uphill battle given his low approval ratings. He kicks off his messaging push in Atlanta on Friday.
Who Was On The Trump-Ukraine Call?
Thursday, November 07, 2019
On July 25, President Trump spoke with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy. The phone call would become the foundation of a whistleblower complaint that would lead to a formal impeachment inquiry.
White House Officials Decline To Appear For Closed-Door Trump Impeachment Inquiry
Monday, November 04, 2019
Four senior White House officials did not show up to testify on Monday, including the top lawyer at the National Security Council. The inquiry began releasing testimony from earlier witnesses.
Touting Law To Help Prisoners, Trump Says Knows What It's Like To Be Treated Unfairly
Friday, October 25, 2019
President Trump compared his battle against Democrats' impeachment inquiry to inequities in the criminal justice system in a pitch to African-American voters, and touted his record on
Pence Chides NBA, Nike For 'Losing Their Voices' On China
Thursday, October 24, 2019
Vice President Mike Pence accused the NBA and Nike of giving in to China with actions that served to censor expressions of support for the Hong Kong protests.
Trump Calls Syria Cease-Fire 'Permanent,' Lifts Sanctions on Turkey
Wednesday, October 23, 2019
President Trump defended his decision to pull some U.S. troops from Syria, arguing that it is time for the U.S. to end its involvement in Middle East conflicts.
Trump's Comparison Of Impeachment Inquiry To Lynching Prompts Criticism From Congress
Tuesday, October 22, 2019
President Trump described the impeachment inquiry against him as a "lynching" on Tuesday in a tweet. His language has been criticized by Republicans and Democrats alike.
Chaotic Week At The White House
Sunday, October 20, 2019
What has been a uniquely chaotic administration put even more chaos on display last week.
A Look At The Ethical Conflicts Trump's Children Have Faced
Friday, October 18, 2019
President Trump's impeachment inquiry was kicked off by his efforts to dig up compromising information on Joe Biden's son. But Trump's own children have also faced their own ethical conflicts.
Mulvaney Acknowledges Assistance To Ukraine Was Tied To Investigating Corruption
Thursday, October 17, 2019
White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney acknowledged in a press conference that assistance to Ukraine was tied to whether that country would investigate corruption.
President Trump Defends His Decision To Pull U.S. Forces From Syria
Wednesday, October 16, 2019
Defending his controversial decision to pull back U.S. forces in Syria in the face of a Turkish incursion into Kurdish parts of the country, President Trump said "it's not our problem."
Twitter Analysis Shows How Trump Tweets Differently About Nonwhite Lawmakers
Thursday, October 10, 2019
While the president has always spread his insults far and wide, the volume of personal insults and extreme language that he directed at African Americans in Congress stood out.
Trump Says He's Concerned About Corruption, But Advocates Say His Record Is Weak
Wednesday, October 09, 2019
"To claim that this is springing from some heartfelt concern about international corruption just doesn't hold water," said Alexandra Wrage, who leads an anti-bribery business association.
A Look At President Trump's Anti-Corruption Record
Tuesday, October 08, 2019
President Trump says his efforts to push Ukraine to investigate the Biden family were driven by concerns about corruption. But activists say he's tried to roll backed efforts to combat corruption.