Jessica Taylor

Jessica Taylor appears in the following:

Rep. Adam Schiff: Trump's Potentially Impeachable Offenses Include Bribery

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

The Intelligence Committee chairman said bribery is a "breach of the public trust in a way where you're offering official acts for some personal or political reason, not in the nation's interest."

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Mark Sanford Ends His Primary Challenge Against President Trump

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

The former South Carolina governor and representative said that "impeachment has made my goal of making the debt, deficit and spending issue a part of this presidential debate impossible right now."

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Former New York Mayor Bloomberg Reopens Door To 2020 Presidential Run

Thursday, November 07, 2019

A possible late entry into the Democratic primary by Michael Bloomberg less than three months before the Iowa caucuses would shake up the still-crowded field.

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Breaking From 'The Squad,' Ayanna Pressley Endorses Elizabeth Warren For President

Wednesday, November 06, 2019

Her close congressional allies New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Minnesota Rep. Ilhan Omar and Michigan Rep. Rashida Tlaib all recently endorsed Bernie Sanders.

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Elections In Virginia And Kentucky Heat Up, But Too Early To Call

Tuesday, November 05, 2019

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly speaks with NPR's Jessica Taylor about tonight's state elections as results come in.

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In Kentucky And Virginia, A Strong Night For Democrats In Off-Year Elections

Tuesday, November 05, 2019

Democrats had a strong election night on Tuesday, claiming victory in the race for governor in Kentucky and taking back control of the Virginia legislature.

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It's Election Day 2019. Here's What To Watch

Tuesday, November 05, 2019

Voters in four states are casting ballots in key general elections, including gubernatorial races in Kentucky and Mississippi along with legislative races in Virginia.

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Democratic Candidate Divisions On Display At Fiery Iowa Dinner

Friday, November 01, 2019

Elizabeth Warren and Pete Buttigieg got some of the biggest turnouts of the night, but there was a clear progressive vs. moderate split evident between the two White House hopefuls.

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Former Texas Rep. Beto O'Rourke Ends Presidential Bid

Friday, November 01, 2019

The Democrat struggled to translate the energy from his 2018 Senate bid into a successful White House campaign.

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Ohio Rep. Tim Ryan Ends Bid For Democratic Presidential Nomination

Thursday, October 24, 2019

The congressman emphasized his Midwestern roots in a state President Trump had carried, but ultimately his centrist pitch didn't resonate with voters and he struggled to gain traction in the race.

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Ambassador William Taylor Ties Ukraine Aid Holdup Directly To Trump

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

In written testimony to Congress, Taylor said he "became increasingly concerned" about informal policymaking, driven by Rudy Giuliani, that diverged from official U.S. policy on Ukraine.

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Trump Says Republicans Need To 'Get Tougher And Fight' On Impeachment

Monday, October 21, 2019

The president went off on members of his own party during a Cabinet meeting on Monday, while saying at least Democrats are united in their pursuit of trying to remove him from office.

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'Get Over It': Politics Is Part Of Foreign Policy, Mulvaney Says

Thursday, October 17, 2019

In a rare press briefing, the acting chief of staff said the president held up aid to Ukraine as part of a quid pro quo. Hours later, he changed course, saying there was "absolutely no quid pro quo."

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House Democrats Walk Out Of White House Syria Meeting, Accusing Trump Of 'Meltdown'

Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Lawmakers have widely criticized President Trump's decision to withdraw U.S. troops from Syria. Trump says it was House Speaker Nancy Pelosi who had the "meltdown."

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Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ilhan Omar To Endorse Bernie Sanders For President

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

The two progressive congresswomen are part of "the squad" — a quartet of first-term Democratic women of color who are popular with the party's base but who are frequent targets of Democrats and Trump.

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Generational Split Among Evangelicals Threatens Support For Trump

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

White evangelicals have been among President Trump's most solid supporters, but younger evangelicals are more skeptical of the president heading into the 2020 election.

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Joe Biden Calls For Trump Impeachment 'To Preserve Our Constitution'

Wednesday, October 09, 2019

The former vice president and 2020 candidate said, "Impeachment isn't only about what the president has done — it's about the threat the president poses to the nation if allowed to remain in office."

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Trump Administration Says It Won't Comply With Impeachment Inquiry

Tuesday, October 08, 2019

An eight-page letter from the White House to House leaders heightens the political and legal standoff between the two branches of government.

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Trump Publicly Calls For China And Ukraine To Investigate Bidens

Thursday, October 03, 2019

Former Vice President Joe Biden called the president's remarks "a grotesque choice of lies over truth and self over the country."

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'We're Not Fooling Around': Democrats Defend Inquiry As Trump Calls Efforts A Waste

Wednesday, October 02, 2019

House Democrats threatened the White House with a subpoena, saying it has refused their requests to voluntarily produce key documents as part of their impeachment inquiry.

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