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Trump stalks out on Democrats, demands end of investigations

May. 22, 2019 10:40 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump abruptly stalked out of a White House meeting with congressional leaders Wednesday, flatly declaring he would no longer work with Democrats unless they drop all investigations in the aftermath of the special counsel's Trump-Russia report. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi...

The Latest: House panel subpoenas Hicks and counsel's aide

May. 21, 2019 8:59 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the House Judiciary Committee and Don McGahn (all times local): 4:05 p.m. The House Judiciary Committee has subpoenaed former White House communications director Hope Hicks and a former aide in the White House counsel's office as Democrats continue their investigations of...

Democratic impeachment calls swell as McGahn defies subpoena

May. 21, 2019 7:38 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — More Democrats are calling — and more loudly — for impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump after his latest defiance of Congress by blocking his former White House lawyer from testifying on Tuesday. A growing number of rank-and-file House Democrats, incensed...

Pelosi pledges methodical action on 'constitutional crisis'

May. 9, 2019 12:45 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Thursday the country faces a "constitutional crisis" over President Donald Trump's resistance to congressional investigation, and she promised a methodical, if lengthy, effort to pursue oversight of the White House. Pelosi made no promise for a swift House...

House panel votes Barr in contempt, escalating Trump dispute

May. 8, 2019 7:46 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House Judiciary Committee voted Wednesday to hold Attorney General William Barr in contempt of Congress, escalating the Democrats' extraordinary legal battle with the Trump administration over access to special counsel Robert Mueller's Trump-Russia report. The vote capped a day of...

Ex-White House lawyer defies House subpoena for Mueller docs

May. 7, 2019 11:46 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — A former White House lawyer defied a congressional subpoena Tuesday, setting the Trump administration on course for another collision with the Democratic-led House over its pursuit of documents related to the Russia investigation. Don McGahn's refusal to provide the documents to the House...

Democrats set to hold Barr in contempt over Mueller report

May. 6, 2019 7:53 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — A House committee is poised to hold Attorney General William Barr in contempt of Congress — the opening salvo in what could be a lengthy, acrimonious court battle between House Democrats and President Donald Trump's administration over special counsel Robert Mueller's report ....

The Latest: House committee plans contempt vote on Barr

May. 6, 2019 7:11 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Congress and the special counsel's Russia probe (all times local): 7:05 p.m. A House committee is poised to hold Attorney General William Barr in contempt, the first step in what could be a lengthy, acrimonious court battle between House Democrats and President Donald...

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

May. 3, 2019 6:09 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: ABC's "This Week" — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo; Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt. __ NBC's "Meet the Press" — Sens. Michael Bennet, D-Colo., and John Kennedy, R-La. ___ CBS' "Face the Nation" — Pompeo; Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill.;...

Pushing off impeachment, Democrats find unity attacking Barr

May. 3, 2019 6:06 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats are splintered by calls to impeach President Donald Trump. But they have found another common enemy and an alternate political foil in Attorney General William Barr. Calls for Barr's resignation erupted across the Democratic Party this week after he testified before the Senate...