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Yovanovitch's testimony at impeachment hearings brings moment of reckoning on gender

28 days ago   |   By National Post

WASHINGTON - During the pivotal phone call that sparked the House impeachment inquiry, President Donald Trump made a reference to gender as he smeared former Ukraine ambassador Marie Yovanovitch.
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Trump Attacks Nancy Pelosi's District As 'Dangerous' And 'Disgusting Slum'

Trump Attacks Nancy Pelosi's District As 'Dangerous' And 'Disgusting Slum'

28 days ago   |   By The Huffington Post

The tweets about San Francisco came minutes before former U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch began testifying in the House impeachment probe.
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Read Marie Yovanovitch's Prepared Opening Statement From the Impeachment Hearing

28 days ago   |   By NY Times

The former American ambassador to Ukraine appeared in front of the House Intelligence Committee during the second day of public impeachment hearings.
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LIVE: Impeachment Hearing: Marie Yovanovitch, fired ambassador to Ukraine, says she felt 'big threat'

28 days ago   |   By ABC

The House opened a second day of Trump impeachment hearings Friday with a key witness: Marie Yovanovitch, the former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine who was targeted by the president's allies in a "smear" campaign now central to the inquiry.
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Trump and Ukraine ambassador engage in second impeachment hearing

28 days ago   |   By Times Union

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump and the former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine engaged in an unprecedented back and forth as he attacked her on Twitter while she testified against him in the impeachment inquiry Friday.
During the nationally televised public hearing, Trump tweeted, “Everywhere Marie Yovanovitch went turned bad. She started off in Somalia, how did that go? Then fast forward to Ukraine, where the new Ukrainian President spoke unfavorably about her in my second phone call with him. It is a U.S. President's absolute right to appoint ambassadors.”
Yovanovitch, a veteran diplomat...
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In Real Time, Trump Tweet Is Focal Point in Testimony

In Real Time, Trump Tweet Is Focal Point in Testimony

28 days ago   |   By Newser

Day two is underway. Marie Yovanovitch , the former US ambassador to Ukraine, has begun testifying on Capitol Hill in the impeachment inquiry of President Trump, and the proceeding already has resulted in something unprecedented. She was asked to respond in real time to a Friday morning tweet from Trump. Details...
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'It's very intimidating': Yovanovitch reacts in real time to Trump's attacks

'It's very intimidating': Yovanovitch reacts in real time to Trump's attacks

28 days ago   |   By Politico

President Donald Trump attacked U.S. diplomat Marie Yovanovitch as she testified Friday in the House impeachment hearings, suggesting her past presence in places such as Somalia and Ukraine led to their decades-old, systemic problems. The president's tweets led to a remarkable moment as the lead counsel for House Intelligence Committee Democrats, Dan Goldman, read them aloud and asked Yovanovitch to respond in real time. She said they were "intimidating." Yovanovitch was laying out to House investigators in often-emotional detail how she had been recalled early from her post as the U.S...
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'Very intimidating' - Trump launches Twitter attack on witness during impeachment testimony

28 days ago   |   By Reuters

President Donald Trump launched an extraordinary Twitter attack on a former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine on Friday as she testified to an impeachment hearing in Congress, a move she called "very intimidating."
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House Committee To Take Historic Trump Impeachment Vote After Delay

House Committee To Take Historic Trump Impeachment Vote After Delay

Approval of the two charges against the president would send the matter to the full House for a vote expected next week. Read more ...

Democratic Front-Runners May Skip Presidential Debate Over Labor Dispute

Democratic Front-Runners May Skip Presidential Debate Over Labor Dispute

Unite Here Local 11 is asking presidential candidates not to cross the picket line at Loyola Marymount University, which is the site for the December debate. Read more ...

Trump tears up the Clinton impeachment playbook

Trump tears up the Clinton impeachment playbook

After the House Judiciary Committee voted to approve articles of impeachment, the president strode to a White House microphone, declared “profound remorse” for his actions and... Read more ...

Here's what's in, what's out of U.S.-China trade deal

Here's what's in, what's out of U.S.-China trade deal

The United States and China may have turned down the heat on their trade war on Friday, but pressing pause on more tariffs is just the first step in ending a protracted dispute... Read more ...

Bernie Sanders endorsed a congressional candidate who once regularly used...

Bernie Sanders endorsed a congressional candidate who once regularly used the N-word and repeatedly made crude comments about women

Bernie Sanders endorsed California congressional candidate Cenk Uygur who has been found to use the N-word and make crude comments about women. Sanders called Uygur, who in a... Read more ...

House Judiciary Committee Votes To Impeach Donald Trump

House Judiciary Committee Votes To Impeach Donald Trump

The full House floor vote on impeachment is expected before lawmakers adjourn for the holidays this month, setting up a Senate trial in January. Read more ...

The campaign to stop Brexit is over and Britain is heading for another...

The campaign to stop Brexit is over and Britain is heading for another decade of Conservative dominance

The official exit poll points to a huge majority for Boris Johnson's Conservative Party Johnson is on course to win the party's biggest parliamentary majority for decades with... Read more ...

Trump calls report on China trade deal 'completely wrong'

Trump calls report on China trade deal 'completely wrong'

Trump claimed Friday that recent media reports on an interim trade agreement with China were false. Trump did not specify which story he was referring to. The Wall Street... Read more ...

House Panel Delays Historic Trump Impeachment Vote

House Panel Delays Historic Trump Impeachment Vote

Chairman Jerrold Nadler, D-N.Y., said the committee would resume the session at 10 a.m. ET Friday. Read more ...

Warren Doubled Down On 'Medicare For All' As Voters Had Second Thoughts

Warren Doubled Down On 'Medicare For All' As Voters Had Second Thoughts

The Massachusetts senator has pushed corporate regulation and fighting corruption as campaign centerpieces since early on. So how did "Medicare for All" come to define her... Read more ...