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      Democrats dubious as Donald Trump ‘strongly considers’ impeachment testimony offer
      Nov19

      Democrats dubious as Donald Trump ‘strongly considers’ impeachment testimony offer

      Washington – Democrats responded sceptically on Monday to President Donald Trump’s declaration that he might be willing to testify in his impeachment inquiry and also said they were examining the truthfulness of his testimony in the Russia 2016 election interference probe. Trump said on Twitter that he would “strongly...

      Trump says he might be willing to testify in impeachment inquiry
      Nov18

      Trump says he might be willing to testify in impeachment inquiry

      Washington – U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday indicated publicly for the first time that he might be willing to testify in the impeachment inquiry over his dealings with Ukraine “even though I did nothing wrong.” Democrats leading the impeachment process in the U.S. House of Representatives have not formally called Trump as...

      Pelosi raises issue of resignation in Trump-Nixon impeachment comparison
      Nov18

      Pelosi raises issue of resignation in Trump-Nixon impeachment comparison

      Washington – US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is amplifying her unfavorable comparison of President Donald Trump to fellow Republican Richard Nixon, saying that disgraced president at least cared enough about the country to leave office before his impeachment. The top Democrat in Congress told reporters last week that Trump’s pressure on...

      Donald Trump lashes out at second witness of impeachment probe
      Nov18

      Donald Trump lashes out at second witness of impeachment probe

      Washington – US President Donald Trump lashed out at a government official who will testify in public in the coming week, as part of the impeachment inquiry, a move that comes on the heels of a previous barb that Democrats said was witness intimidation. Jennifer Williams testified in a closed-door session that she was concerned the July 25...

      Ousted US ambassador to Ukraine to testify in Trump impeachment probe
      Nov15

      Ousted US ambassador to Ukraine to testify in Trump impeachment probe

      Washington – The former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine, whom President Donald Trump called “bad news” before firing her, will be in the spotlight on Friday when she testifies at the second day of televised impeachment hearings. The session before the House of Representatives Intelligence Committee, scheduled to begin at 9 a.m. (1400...

      Impeachment is a ‘dirty word’ that been ‘very hard’ on my family: Trump
      Nov15

      Impeachment is a ‘dirty word’ that been ‘very hard’ on my family: Trump

      Bossier City, Louisiana — President Donald Trump said Thursday that the impeachment probe has been “very hard” on his family, even as he tried to flex his political muscle to flip the governor’s mansion in deep-red Louisiana. Speaking in friendly territory in a state he carried in 2016 by 20 percentage points, Trump lashed out at Democratic...

      Love him or hate him, voters say impeachment hearings will not change their views on Trump
      Nov14

      Love him or hate him, voters say impeachment hearings will not change their views on Trump

      Flint, Michigan/Bethlehem, Pennsylvania – As the first televised hearing of the impeachment probe unfolded on Wednesday on the screen in his home in Flint, Michigan, Quincy Murphy said there was no chance the proceedings would alter his view that President Donald Trump is unfit to hold the office. “I watch it in disgust,” said...

      ‘Future of the presidency’ at stake as Trump impeachment hearings kick off
      Nov13

      ‘Future of the presidency’ at stake as Trump impeachment hearings kick off

      WASHINGTON – Senior Democratic and Republican lawmakers presented dueling narratives on Wednesday as a U.S. congressional impeachment inquiry that threatens Donald Trump’s tumultuous presidency entered a crucial new phase with the first televised public hearing. The drama unfolded in a hearing of the House of Representatives...

      Donald Trump steps up anti-impeachment Facebook ads
      Nov13

      Donald Trump steps up anti-impeachment Facebook ads

      Washington – President Donald Trump’s re-election campaign is ramping up a Facebook ad blitz against efforts to impeach him, buying more ads on the topic in recent weeks than all the Democratic White House candidates combined. The contrast between the president and the Democratic field is a sign that Trump is betting the...

      Trump impeachment probe goes public as political drama intensifies
      Nov13

      Trump impeachment probe goes public as political drama intensifies

      Washington – The impeachment inquiry into U.S. President Donald Trump will reach a critical juncture on Wednesday when lawmakers launch their first televised public hearings, marking a new phase that could determine the fate of his tumultuous presidency. Democrats leading the U.S. House of Representatives probe have summoned three U.S....