Brian Naylor

Brian Naylor appears in the following:

Sanders Wins California, Largest Super Tuesday Prize, Fueled By Latino Vote

Wednesday, March 04, 2020

Bernie Sanders was always expected to do well in California, with its large population of Latino voters and energized progressives. On Tuesday, he lived up to those expectations.


Off The Record: Trump Administration Criticized For How It Keeps Documents

Monday, February 24, 2020

Activists say the White House has failed to keep notes of the president's meetings with foreign leaders, and that immigration records could be destroyed.


Some Fear White House Is Destroying Or Failing To Keep Public Records

Friday, February 21, 2020

Historians say the Trump administration is deliberately destroying its public record, from records documenting mistreatment of undocumented immigrants to notes from meetings with foreign leaders.


Barr Has Considered Resigning Over Trump's Remarks

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

A spokeswoman says the attorney general has "no plans to resign," but the news adds to questions about the politicization of the Justice Department in this administration.


Former FBI Official Andrew McCabe Won't Face Charges

Friday, February 14, 2020

McCabe, the former FBI deputy director, had been under investigation over whether he lied about a media leak.


Attorney General Barr To Testify In House Amid Criticism Over Roger Stone Case

Wednesday, February 12, 2020

President Trump praised Barr a day after the Justice Department took the unusual step of seeking a shorter sentence for the president's ally. Four prosecutors in the case withdrew following that move.


'I Did Nothing Wrong': Trump Defiant After Senate Acquittal

Thursday, February 06, 2020

The Senate found President Trump not guilty of the impeachment charges against him. "We went through hell, unfairly," he said in a statement at the White House.


Rep. Jerry Nadler Says House Will Likely Subpoena John Bolton

Wednesday, February 05, 2020

The former national security adviser had said he would comply with a Senate subpoena during the impeachment trial, but the senators voted against calling witnesses.


Senate Acquits Trump, With Romney As Sole Republican Voting Guilty

Wednesday, February 05, 2020

The Senate found President Trump not guilty on charges of abuse of power and obstruction of Congress. Sen. Mitt Romney of Utah voted to convict Trump on only the first article of impeachment.


Sen. Alexander Explains Decision Not To Call Witnesses In Trump Impeachment Trial

Friday, January 31, 2020

The retiring Senate Republican says there is no need for more evidence, although he says Democratic House managers proved wrongdoing.


Senate To Vote On Impeachment Articles Wednesday

Friday, January 31, 2020

Democrats had hoped to introduce witnesses but failed to get enough Republican support. The trial now moves to a final phase, which includes a vote on whether to acquit or convict the president.


Impeachment Trial Q&A In Final Day Before Vote On Witnesses

Thursday, January 30, 2020

Early on, Chief Justice John Roberts refused to read a question from Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky. Paul's question may have identified the whistleblower whose complaint sparked the impeachment inquiry.


Democrats Decry 'Dangerous' Foreign Interference Argument Made By Trump Lawyers

Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Trump's legal team argued that accepting election information from foreign sources does not violate federal laws. Democrats called the assertion shocking.


McConnell: Republicans Do Not Yet Have Votes To Block Witnesses In Impeachment Trial

Tuesday, January 28, 2020

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell told Republicans during a closed-door meeting that he does not now have the votes to defeat Democrats' push for witnesses, but he is not declaring defeat.


Trump Defense: 'Nothing In The Bolton Revelations' Rises To The Level Of Impeachment

Monday, January 27, 2020

President Trump's lawyers finished their presentation Monday night, dismissing the need for additional witnesses and saying former National Security Adviser John Bolton's testimony is not needed.


Trump Did 'Nothing Wrong,' His Legal Team Says In First Day Of Impeachment Defense

Saturday, January 25, 2020

The president's team told senators that House managers selectively withheld evidence in their arguments.


Democrats Finish Final Day Of Arguments Before Trump Team's Turn

Friday, January 24, 2020

On the floor, House impeachment managers stressed the president would not hesitate to investigate any political rival. Outside the chamber, senators sparred over issuing subpoenas.


Democrats Finish 2nd Day Of Opening Arguments In Trump Impeachment Trial

Thursday, January 23, 2020

On Thursday, House Democrats outlined how the law applies to what they see as the president's "corrupt scheme" with Ukraine to tilt the 2020 election in his favor.


House Democrats Conclude First Day Of Opening Arguments In Trump Impeachment Trial

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Lead impeachment manager Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., called on senators to "decide what kind of democracy you believe we ought to be." Trump, meanwhile, called the case against him a "hoax."


After 13 Hours Of Fiery Debate, Senate Adopts Impeachment Trial Rules

Tuesday, January 21, 2020

House managers called for impeachment and attorneys for President Trump declared the articles of impeachment "ridiculous."