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Partisan battles erupt as Judiciary begins final phase of impeachment

One year ago   |   By Politico

The House Judiciary Committee began formal consideration of two impeachment articles against President Donald Trump on Wednesday night, with a final vote expected the following day. Republicans blasted the process as unworthy of the storied Judiciary panel, while Democrats defended the rapid pace as necessary due to the alleged threat of interference Trump poses to the 2020 election. Wednesday's session was only opening statements; the real fireworks will take place Thursday when the committee actually takes up the two articles, which charge Trump with abuse of power and obstruction of...
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House Democrats unveil two articles of impeachment against Trump

House Democrats unveil two articles of impeachment against Trump

One year ago   |   By NBC News

For just the fourth time in history, House Democrats announced articles of impeachment today, charging President Trump with abuse of power and obstructing Congress.
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Judiciary panel to take first steps toward impeachment vote

One year ago   |   By My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - The House Judiciary Committee was taking the first steps Wednesday evening toward voting on articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump, beginning a marathon two-day session to consider the historic charges.
The Judiciary meeting is to mark up, or amend, the two articles of impeachment that Democrats introduced Tuesday. Those articles charge Trump with abuse of power and obstruction of Congress related to his dealings with Ukraine.
Republicans, unified against Trump's impeachment, are expected to propose revisions to the articles, which span only nine pages. But...
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Factbox: Trump impeachment - What happens next?

One year ago   |   By Reuters

The Democratic-led U.S. House Judiciary Committee debates articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump on Wednesday, as the panel moves toward a vote to recommend the charges of misconduct to the full House of Representatives.
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Newsom to lift stay-at-home orders across California

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