Tim Mak

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Senate Expected To Vote Against Trump's Emergency Declaration

Thursday, March 14, 2019

The Senate will likely reject President Trump's emergency declaration Thursday. We explain the vote and the Republicans who are expected to break with the president.


Adam Schiff: Evidence Available Already Shows That Trump Should Be Indicted

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

The chairman of the House intelligence committee says he supports House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's high bar for impeachment but also argued there's already a strong case against the president.


Michael Cohen Returns For Another Closed Session Testimony With House Committee

Wednesday, March 06, 2019

NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with Rep. Eric Swalwell, D-Calif., about Michael Cohen's latest closed session testimony before the House intelligence committee on Wednesday.


Elderly Trump Critics Await Mueller's Report — Sometimes Until Their Last Breath

Tuesday, March 05, 2019

Mitchell Tendler, a 93-year-old WWII vet, died recently. According to his son, one of his last statements was about the special counsel: "'I'm not going to see the Mueller report, am I?'"


House Judiciary Launches Probe Of Allegations Of Obstruction By President Trump

Monday, March 04, 2019

House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler, D-N.Y., says his panel is investigating allegations of obstruction of justice, corruption and abuse of power by the president and other officials.


Which Trump World Player Do House Democrats Want To Talk To Next?

Saturday, March 02, 2019

Michael Cohen was just the beginning. Lawmakers probably want to hear next from his infamous onetime real estate partner Felix Sater as well the Trump company CFO and the president's other associates.


Michael Cohen Testifies Before House Oversight Committee

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

President Trump's former lawyer, Michael Cohen, called the president a "racist" and "a cheat" in front of the House Oversight Committee on Wednesday.


Michael Cohen Expected To Detail Trump Actions In Broadcast Hearing

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

President Trump's former lawyer is not expected to hold back when he appears before the House oversight committee Wednesday. Cohen has pleaded guilty to several crimes including lying to Congress.


Michael Cohen Calls Trump A 'Racist' And A 'Con Man' In Scathing Testimony

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

The president's former personal lawyer said he was "ashamed because I know what Mr. Trump is." Cohen made a number of incendiary allegations against the president in Wednesday's landmark hearing.


Michael Cohen, Trump's Ex-Attorney, Testifies Before Senate Intelligence Committee

Tuesday, February 26, 2019

President Trump's former personal attorney Michael Cohen is testifying before Congress this week. In many ways, this tour is a high-stakes do-over.


Trump Officials Tried To Rush Nuclear Technology To Saudis, House Panel Finds

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Whistleblowers told the Oversight committee that efforts by some national security officials to try to transfer sensitive nuclear technology to the Saudi government potentially violated the law.


Senate Panel Launches Bipartisan Probe Into Think Tank Linked To Butina, Torshin

Friday, February 15, 2019

Leaders of the Senate Finance Committee sent letters to the Center for Public Interest, the Federal Reserve and the Treasury Department asking for information about meetings with Russians in 2015.


NRA Facing Most Formidable Opposition Yet, A Year After Parkland

Thursday, February 14, 2019

The gun rights group says it has more dues-paying members than any other grassroots organization, but shifting power in Congress and changing public opinions on gun laws may present challenges.


A Better-Funded Movement Is Growing To Counter The NRA

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

In the year since the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., the NRA's influence is changing. And, the groups political spending is down.


Trump Ally Tries To Remove Parkland Fathers From Gun Violence Hearing

Wednesday, February 06, 2019

Republican Rep. Matt Gaetz called for the chairman of the House Judiciary Committee to eject two fathers of gun violence victims from a hearing after they interrupted his remarks from the audience.


GOP-Led Senate Rebukes President Trump Over Syria Policy

Friday, February 01, 2019

The Senate rebukes Trump on foreign policy by voting for a measure opposing efforts to withdraw troops from Syria. Foreign policy is one area where Republicans aren't afraid to stand up to him.


Senate Republicans Rebuke President On Syria And Afghanistan Policy

Thursday, January 31, 2019

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's amendment opposing a "precipitous withdrawal" from Syria was backed by many GOP senators who disagree with the president's foreign policy.


Spy Boss Coats Warns That Russia, Others Plot New Interference Techniques For 2020

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

The director of national intelligence also told a Senate panel that the threat of Chinese espionage will continue to be the biggest strategic challenge to the United States.


Hispanic-Owned Beer Company Brews Resistance To Trump Presidency

Saturday, January 26, 2019

A onetime supplier to Donald Trump's Chicago tower is now distributing "resistance beer" to support causes the brewer feels have been harmed by the administration's actions.


Who Is Roger Stone?

Friday, January 25, 2019

Roger Stone's relationship with President Trump goes back long before the 2016 presidential campaign. His time in politics, as a self-described "dirty trickster" grew out of the Nixon campaign.