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House to draw up articles of impeachment

by Lynde Langdon
Posted 12/05/19, 12:06 pm

After a day of witness testimony about constitutional law, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., announced Thursday that Democratic lawmakers were ready to impeach President Donald Trump. “The president has engaged in abuse of power, undermining our national security and jeopardizing the integrity of our elections,” Pelosi said. Trump fired back on Twitter, saying the Democrats had “gone crazy,” but he was ready to move forward with a trial in the Republican-controlled Senate.

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Next phase of impeachment inquiry begins

by Harvest Prude
Posted 12/04/19, 12:41 pm

WASHINGTON—The House Judiciary Committee took the baton from Democrats on the House Intelligence Committee in its first impeachment hearing Wednesday morning. Democrats called law professors from Harvard University, Stanford University, and the University of North Carolina to testify about the constitutional threshold for impeaching a president. Republicans called George Washington University law professor Jonathan Turley.

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Rehab gone wrong

International | London attack raises questions about the handling of ISIS detainees
by Mindy Belz
Posted 12/02/19, 12:38 pm

BRITAIN: The London Bridge attacker was depicted as a success story in the rehab program where the convicted jihadist launched his knife attack Friday. He killed two people and wounded three others before bystanders chased him down and police shot and killed him.

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