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U.S. House votes to revive decades-old women's rights amendment

13 Feb 2020

WASHINGTON The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday voted to revive a decades-old effort to enshrine equal rights for women in the U.S. Constitution, setting up an election-year confrontation that faces long odds of success.

Nine U.S. lawmakers who were once on food stamps ask Trump not to shrink program

13 Feb 2020

WASHINGTON A handful of U.S. lawmakers have a unique argument for asking President Donald Trump not to slash the food stamp program - they themselves once relied on it.

U.S. Senate's McConnell cites hurdles to agreement on lowering drug prices

12 Feb 2020

WASHINGTON, Feb 11 U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Tuesday he did not know whether lawmakers would be able to resolve divisions over lowering prescription drug prices, a priority raised by President Donald Trump in his State of the Union address last week.

Amtsenthebungsverfahren gegen Trump gescheitert

06 Feb 2020

Washington Das Amtsenthebungsverfahren der US-Demokraten gegen Präsident Donald Trump ist gescheitert.

U.S. Senate acquits Trump in historic vote as re-election campaign looms

06 Feb 2020

By David Morgan, Susan Cornwell, Richard Cowan and Patricia Zengerle | Video

Trump's trial is over but the final verdict is not yet in

06 Feb 2020

By Susan Cornwell, Steve Holland, Richard Cowan and James Oliphant

U.S. Speaker Pelosi says she ripped up Trump speech because it 'shredded the truth'

06 Feb 2020

WASHINGTON U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi had not planned to tear up President Donald Trump's State of the Union speech but decided to do so after she could not find a page "that didn't have a lie on it," she told fellow Democratic lawmakers on Wednesday. | Video

U.S. Speaker Pelosi says she ripped up Trump speech because it 'shredded the truth'

06 Feb 2020

WASHINGTON U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi had not planned to tear up President Donald Trump's State of the Union speech but decided to do so after she could not find a page "that didn't have a lie on it," she told fellow Democratic lawmakers on Wednesday. | Video

Trump's trial is over but the final verdict is not yet in

06 Feb 2020

By Susan Cornwell, Steve Holland, Richard Cowan and James Oliphant

Partisan rancor on display as senators argue their positions in Trump impeachment trial

05 Feb 2020

WASHINGTON The U.S. Senate's top Republican exhorted fellow senators on Tuesday to acquit President Donald Trump in his impeachment trial, warning the fate of the country depended on it, even as his Democratic counterpart called Trump a threat to democracy. | Video

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