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Ex-campaign chief defends Trump, defies Democrats at impeachment hearing

4:57am IST

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump's former campaign manager on Tuesday acknowledged that his former boss enlisted him to try to limit the Russia election interference inquiry but defended Trump and tangled with Democrats during pugnacious testimony to a U.S. congressional panel mulling whether to impeach the president. | Video

Ex-Trump campaign chief Lewandowski to testify at impeachment hearing

17 Sep 2019

WASHINGTON, Sept 17 Corey Lewandowski, President Donald Trump's former campaign manager and close confidant, is due to testify in Congress on Tuesday despite a White House effort to prevent him from talking about Trump's alleged efforts to impede the federal probe into Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election.

U.S. House panel votes to ramp up Trump impeachment probe

13 Sep 2019

WASHINGTON The Democratic-led U.S. House of Representatives Judiciary Committee voted to intensify its investigation of Republican President Donald Trump on Thursday, as lawmakers edged closer to deciding whether to recommend his impeachment. | Video

U.S. Democrats pressure Republicans by advancing gun control bills

11 Sep 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. Democrats in Congress, looking to heighten their profile on the hot-button issue of gun control, moved forward on Tuesday with new measures aimed at curbing gun violence, after President Donald Trump huddled with Republican leaders. | Video

U.S. House panel to consider formalising Trump impeachment probe

10 Sep 2019

WASHINGTON The Democratic-led U.S. House of Representatives Judiciary Committee said on Monday it will consider steps this week to formalise an investigation that could lead to the impeachment of President Donald Trump.

U.S. House panel probes fortunes of airport near Trump resort in Scotland

08 Sep 2019

WASHINGTON A powerful House of Representatives panel could soon step up pressure on the Pentagon for documents about an airport near a Trump-owned golf course in Scotland that has benefited from U.S. military purchases since President Donald Trump took office, an aide said on Saturday.

House panel poised to spell out Trump impeachment probe: source

08 Sep 2019

WASHINGTON The Democratic-led U.S. House of Representatives Judiciary Committee, criticized for an unorthodox impeachment probe of President Donald Trump, is poised to vote next week on a resolution to formalize the investigation, a person familiar with the matter said on Saturday. | Video

U.S. House panel subpoenas DHS over alleged Trump pardon offers

05 Sep 2019

WASHINGTON The Democratic-led U.S. House of Representatives Judiciary Committee on Wednesday subpoenaed the Department of Homeland Security for documents that could shed light on President Donald Trump's alleged offer of pardons to officials implementing U.S. immigration policy.

U.S. House targets convergence of mass shootings, hate crimes

31 Aug 2019

WASHINGTON A month after a white gunman targeting Latinos killed 22 people in El Paso, Texas, the Democratic-led U.S. House Judiciary Committee will consider new legislation to address rising fears about a convergence of mass shootings and hate crimes.

U.S. Democrats to investigate Trump proposal to host G7 at resort he owns

29 Aug 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. House Democrats plan to investigate President Donald Trump's proposal to host the next Group of Seven summit at a Florida golf resort he owns, saying the move would violate constitutional prohibitions against officials profiting from government business.

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