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Analysis: Confronted by impeachment, Trump adds to the chaos

Oct. 19, 2019 9:41 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The impeachment investigation into President Donald Trump has thrust Washington into a political crisis. And Trump keeps adding to the chaos. In the four weeks since House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., launched the investigation, Trump has taken steps that have drawn more criticism, not...

Vaping group plotted lobbying efforts at Trump's DC hotel

Sep. 11, 2019 10:23 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — America's vaping industry has in recent years taken its fight to fend off regulation directly to President Donald Trump's doorstep, with a lobbying group twice booking annual meetings at his Washington hotel and e-cigarette maker Juul hiring two of his former White House officials. In 2017...

Longtime Wisconsin Rep. Sensenbrenner won't seek re-election

Sep. 4, 2019 7:37 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Longtime Wisconsin Republican Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner, known for his role in the impeachment of President Bill Clinton and passing the anti-terrorism Patriot Act after 9/11, said Wednesday he will not seek re-election. Sensenbrenner, 76, said he will retire from Congress in January 2021, at...

Paul Ryan moving to Maryland, not selling Wisconsin home

Aug. 20, 2019 11:04 AM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Former House Speaker Paul Ryan is moving his family from his hometown of Janesville, Wisconsin, to a house in a Washington, D.C., suburb less than a year after he retired from Congress saying he wanted to spend more time with his children. Ryan spokesman Kevin Seifert said Tuesday that...