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DAILY NEWS (Page 5) BEGINNING September 3, 2019

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2/26/20

Congress warns Pentagon not to move money to fund Trump wall

Sen. Kennedy slams DHS secretary for lack of coronavirus answers  

Sen. Mitt Romney: Trump administration ‘substantially’ unprepared for coronavirus outbreak in the United States

Senate Republicans strongly back Barr after his clash with Trump

Shifting demographics drive GOP nosedive on US West Coast

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2/25/20

Mitch McConnell: 'Foolish' for GOP to speculate which Democrat is easiest to beat

McConnell, Looking to Energize Social Conservatives, Forces Votes on Abortion

Two longstanding abortion measures fail in the US Senate

Senators blast Trump administration for coronavirus response

Senators warn Trump not to blow the coronavirus response

Trump and the Republicans have warped the courts

Nobel-Winning Economist Slams GOP Over 'Most Cynical Policy Reversal Of Modern Times'

Utah Republican women say they are not an ‘endangered species’

Pence, Pompeo to speak at AIPAC policy conference

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2/24/20

Susan Collins breaks with Trump over Grenell

One Utah senator’s votes align more with President Trump. It’s not Mike Lee.

Oregon state Republicans leave Capitol to deny vote on climate bill

Pompeo appeared to coordinate with Giuliani on Ukraine, new documents show

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2/23/20

Trump campaign, Republicans spent over $1 million at Trump businesses in 2019

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2/22/20

As Trump Seizes Money For Wall, Congress's Spending Power Weakens

A Conservative Judge Just Slapped the Trump Administration’s Treatment of Poor People

Russian interference reports rock Capitol Hill

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2/21/20

Five GOP-led states seek to block Equal Rights Amendment

McConnell-aligned super PAC-funded group meddling in North Carolina Democratic primary

People call out Ted Cruz for hypocritical tweet about mandatory vasectomies

Judge dismisses Nunes lawsuit against Fusion GPS

William Barr to meet Republican senators amid tensions with Trump

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2/20/20

Can a Republican take on Trump and survive? Mitt Romney is proving it’s possible.

Mike Lee defends impeachment vote in town hall meeting; also calls ERA part of ‘a radical pro-abortion agenda.’

Top GOP super PAC spent money on NC Democrat

Trump seeks to boost vulnerable GOP senator with Colorado rally

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2/19/20

Republicans Have a Plan to Win Back the House: Fight Like Trump

Mulvaney calls out GOP for being 'a lot less interested' in deficits under Trump than Obama: report

Republicans owe Vindman a public apology

Pompeo tries to unite the West while dividing Washington

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2/18/20

McConnell stands by Barr amid Stone sentencing fallout

McConnell takes aim at Democratic presidential candidates

Graham tells Defense Secretary Esper he could 'make your life hell' in battle over Trump Africa policy

Susan Collins in statistical tie with Democratic challenger: poll

GOP campaign donor in Texas among President Trump’s pardons

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2/17/20

Sen. Cotton repeats coronavirus origins conspiracy theory

The descent of the GOP into authoritarian know-nothingism

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2/16/20

GOP senator on Trump's Roger Stone tweet: 'Just because you can sing ... doesn't mean you should sing'

Ted Cruz takes aim at Alabama vasectomy bill: 'Yikes'

Senate braces for fight over impeachment whistleblower testimony

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2/15/20

Ted Cruz once called Trump ‘utterly amoral’ and a ‘sniveling coward.’ Then he worked to save his presidency.

GOP climate plan faces pushback — from Republicans

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2/14/20

Congressmen Curtis, McAdams vote to extend ERA ratification deadline

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2/13/20

McConnell: Trump 'ought to listen to' Barr's advice on DOJ tweets

Senate passes resolution to limit Trump’s power to order military action against Iran

Republicans ready to look past Trump’s brash intervention in Roger Stone case

Utah Rep. Chris Stewart could be Trump’s next intelligence director

Republicans expect Trump to withdraw controversial Fed nominee

Right-Wing Backlash Greets Modest GOP Foray Into Climate Change

YouTube Removes Clip of Rand Paul Speaking on Senate Floor, Citing Concern He Named Ukraine Whistleblower

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2/12/20

GOP senators say Trump shouldn't weigh in on pending sentences

Romney’s not really alone. Republican senators were ready to oust Nixon in 1974.

How is Mitt Romney handling impeachment fallout? ’I don’t follow that.’

Voters approve of Romney's impeachment vote to convict Trump 50%-39%, poll finds 

Sessions in close race for Alabama GOP Senate nomination: poll

Collins: Trump 'angered by impeachment'

Trump escalates campaign of retribution as Republican senators shrug

Rep. Jim Jordan accused of participating in OSU sexual abuse cover-up by ex-wrestler

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2/11/20

Senate Republicans confirm Trump's 51st federal appeals court judge

Some Utah GOP leaders demand Mitt Romney’s loyalty to Trump and his agenda

Senate GOP blocks three election security bills

Barr takes control of legal matters of interest to Trump, including Stone sentencing

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2/10/20

Lindsey Graham’s tarring of Alexander Vindman

CPAC chairman says he would fear for Mitt Romney’s ‘physical safety’ at conference

GOP chairman says he won't hold hearing on Trump's budget: 'It turns into a diatribe'

Senators, bruised by impeachment, hunt for deals

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2/9/20

Lindsey Graham says DOJ is handling information from Giuliani on Bidens

Graham vows to approach Hunter Biden probe with caution: 'I'm not going to be the Republican Christopher Steele'

Graham backs Vindman firing: 'People in his chain of command have been suspicious of him regarding his political point of view'

Jeff Sessions Was 'Trump Before Trump.' Will Alabama Voters Remember?

Fight over Trump’s impeachment shifts to battle over the impact on Senate races

Impeachment fallout threatens to upend battle for Senate 

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2/8/20

How Mitch McConnell Delivered Acquittal for Trump 

Group of GOP senators tried to stop Trump from Sondland ouster

Republicans sense momentum after impeachment win

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2/7/20

Plan to probe Bidens sparks GOP divisions

Collins says it would not be appropriate for Trump to retaliate against impeachment witnesses

Anti-Trump Republican Group Defends 'Patriot' Mitt Romney After Trump Attacks

Senate Republicans have sunk Trump's last four Federal Reserve choices. But Judy Shelton is far from a lock.

The Republican Party is white and Southern. How did that happen?

Watch CNBC’s full interview with Vice President Mike Pence

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2/6/20

A reluctant Romney tried to give Trump an out on impeachment. The White House wouldn’t take it. 

Romney says he expects 'unimaginable' consequences after impeachment vote

MITT ROMNEY’S ACT OF POLITICAL COURAGE

Lindsey Graham Figures When He Dies, God Will Be Cool With Him Acquitting Trump

Trump is out for revenge -- after the GOP swore he didn’t threaten them

Senate Report Criticizes Response to Russian Meddling and Partly Blames McConnell

Gaetz filing ethics complaint against Pelosi for 'destroying' Trump speech

House Republicans move Jordan to Judiciary, Meadows to Oversight

GOP governor says Trump 'abused his powers,' shouldn't be in office

Treasury responds to GOP requests for Hunter Biden, Burisma info

President Trump, Cory Gardner to headline Colorado Springs rally

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2/5/20

Trump remains in office after Senate votes to acquit impeached president on obstruction of Congress charge

Senate votes to acquit President Trump on impeachment charges

McConnell 'disappointed' by Romney impeachment vote, but 'I'm going to need his support'

McConnell tees up five Trump judges after impeachment trial wraps

Romney, Defying the Party He Once Personified, Votes to Convict Trump
(Senator Mitt Romney grew emotional as he pronounced the president “guilty of an appalling abuse of public trust.” The recriminations from fellow Republicans were immediate.)

Romney votes to convict Trump on charge of abuse of power, becoming the lone Republican to break ranks

Mitt Romney dismantles the GOP’s strained defenses of Trump

GOP senators reject punishing Romney for impeachment vote

Susan Collins says Trump will be ‘much more cautious’ after impeachment. The evidence suggests otherwise.

End of impeachment trial to leave deep scars in Senate

State of the Union showcases Trump’s total control of the GOP on eve of probable impeachment acquittal 

Just after Trump acquittal, Republican senators requested Hunter Biden's travel records

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2/4/20

Mitch McConnell calls for an end to House Democrats' 'nonsense impeachment'

Trump impeachment acquittal on track ahead of Senate vote

What U.S. senators said on day before vote to acquit or convict Trump

Susan Collins to vote to acquit Trump of all impeachment charges

Rand Paul reads alleged whistleblower's name on Senate floor

The hypocrisy of the GOP senators
(Shameless Republicans finally admit what was clear from the start: Trump’s call wasn’t ‘perfect.’)

White House, Republicans blast Pelosi for ripping up copy of Trump speech

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2/3/20

Republicans say Trump has learned his lesson on impeachment. The evidence suggests otherwise.

Lindsey Graham: GOP to probe whistleblower, Bidens after impeachment trial

Joe Biden and Lindsey Graham were great friends. Then came impeachment.

Mitch McConnell is terrible but John Roberts is actually the worst 

Ernst walks back her Biden impeachment remarks

Murkowski says she'll vote to acquit Trump despite 'shameful and wrong' behavior

Trump impeachment trial: Closing arguments tee up final vote after Senate rejects new witnesses

Rising Kansas revenues fuel GOP anger over lack of tax cuts

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2/2/20

Inside the Senate trial: McConnell stops rebel push in GOP for witnesses

GOP senator warns Republicans could impeach Biden if he wins White House

Ernst: Trump may have acted in 'wrong manner' with Ukraine

Alexander: Trump will 'think twice' before engaging in conduct he was impeached for again

RNC chairwoman says she's 'not concerned' about any 2020 Democrats

Montana state GOP lawmaker says Constitution calls for socialists to be jailed, shot

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2/1/20

Republicans agree it was no ‘perfect call’ — but will vote to acquit Trump anyway

Republicans prepare to defend Trump's expected acquittal

Senate to emerge from impeachment trial guilty of extreme partisanship

Behind the scenes of McConnell's impeachment drama

‘He shouldn’t have done it.’ GOP senator who scolded Trump on Ukraine explains why he backs acquittal

Mitt Romney won't be invited to CPAC after impeachment trial vote for witnesses

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1/31/20

Senate defeats measure to call for witnesses; final vote to be held Wednesday

Senate to vote Wednesday on whether to remove or acquit Trump on impeachment charges

Senate GOP passes resolution setting up end of Trump trial

The Republican Senate Just Wrote Donald Trump a Blank Check to Ratf*ck the 2020 Election

Attorney tells McConnell that Parnas has records 'directly relevant' to impeachment

Trump impeachment trial: What's next for Mitch McConnell and his hopes of keeping Republican Senate majority?

Murkowski to oppose impeachment witnesses; GOP can close trial

Lamar Alexander says no need for witnesses; GOP in position to end impeachment trial

Lamar Alexander takes a pass on his McCain moment

Lamar Alexander’s yes-he-did-it statement on Trump, annotated

Lamar Alexander Has Ushered in the Age of Fearful Men

Jim Jordan says calling Bolton as witness "isn't warranted"

Rubio Explains ‘Political Judgment’ in Impeachment Vote: ‘Voters Themselves Can Hold the President Accountable’

'A job only half done': Former White House chief of staff condemns Senate for not having impeachment trial witnesses

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1/30/20

Sen. Romney drills into the impeachment case against Trump

Impeachment trial live updates: Collins says she will vote for calling witnesses in Trump’s impeachment trial; Alexander says he will oppose calling witnesses

Impeachment trial live updates: Sen. Collins says she will vote for calling witnesses in Trump’s impeachment trial, first Republican to break with GOP leadership

Chief Justice Roberts intervenes, refuses to read GOP question during impeachment

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1/29/20

Senate Republicans move the goal posts again after Bolton’s book and Dershowitz’s defense of Trump 

Cory Gardner opposes subpoenaing witnesses in Trump impeachment trial

Impeachment trial: Cory Gardner questions whether House went too far

GOP senators believe they have the votes to block witnesses

Senators take reins of impeachment trial in marathon question session

John Roberts blocks Rand Paul's question on whistleblower

Collins, Murkowski, Romney get first GOP impeachment question

GOP predicts Roberts won't cast tie-breaking vote on witnesses

Ted Cruz clarifies after Lev Parnas's lawyer calls senator's tweet 'fake news'

Rep. Collins confirms he will seek Senate seat in Georgia, triggering GOP brawl

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1/28/20

McConnell tells Republican senators he does not have the votes yet to block witnesses

Mitt Romney: It’s ‘increasingly apparent’ Senate should hear from John Bolton

'You can't predict him': Lamar Alexander key in vote for witnesses at Senate trial

Republicans signal renewed confidence they'll avoid witness fight

GOP confident of win on witnesses

Graham: There will be 51 GOP votes to call Bidens, whistleblower

Graham’s metamorphosis
(From critic to Trump’s attack dog, senator captures the GOP’s shift)

GOP concedes Trump may have withheld aid for probes but says it's not impeachable

Senate Republicans seize on Dershowitz argument, say Trump’s actions aren’t impeachable

Republicans take a deep breath after initial Bolton scare

THE BOLTON BOMBSHELL AND THE UNWAVERINGLY PRO-TRUMP G.O.P.

GOP senator airs anti-Biden ad in Iowa amid impeachment trial

GOP leader warns lawmakers on fundraising: 'Getting our ass kicked'

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1/27/20

McConnell urges GOP senators to keep powder dry on witness question

Meadows: Republicans who break with Trump could face political repercussions

Key GOP senators say reports on Bolton book bolster case for witnesses in impeachment trial

Susan Collins: Bolton’s Contradiction of Trump ‘Strengthens the Case’ for Calling Impeachment Witnesses

GOP defends Trump as Bolton book adds pressure for witnesses

Senate Republicans face pivotal moment on impeachment witnesses

GOP senators reportedly 'blindsided' by Bolton revelations

Graham says he wants to see Bolton manuscript

Toomey discusses a ‘one-for-one’ witness deal in Trump impeachment amid Bolton revelations, officials say

John Bolton’s bombshell gives the GOP a glimpse of its nightmare scenario

The 29 defenses Trump’s allies have floated on Ukraine and impeachment

GOP Senator Joni Ernst Ponders Whether Senate Impeachment Trial Will Hurt Joe Biden

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1/26/20

GOP prospects of defeating witness vote uncertain after New York Times Bolton report

GOP senator defends Trump amid Parnas recording: 'Certainly the president meets a lot of people' 

GOP senator says Democrats want to slow down impeachment trial

Cotton: Democrats are 'upset that their witnesses haven't said what they want them to say'

GOP senator says impeachment trial will 'hopefully' serve as warning to Trump, future presidents

GOP senator says idea that Ukraine interfered in US election is 'not a conspiracy theory'

Republican senator: Trump's Schiff tweet not a 'death threat'

Democrats, Republicans tussle over witnesses as vote approaches

TRUMP, IMPEACHMENT, AND THE SHORT-TERM THINKING OF THE G.O.P.

Why Republicans may lose Texas

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1/25/20

Romney: 'It's very likely I'll be in favor of witnesses' in Trump impeachment trial

Sen. Ted Cruz reacts to latest in impeachment trial

Will any senators actually flip on Trump impeachment?

Kaine: GOP senators should 'at least' treat Trump trial with seriousness of traffic court

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1/24/20

Mitch McConnell doesn’t care what you think. He just wants to win.

When Senate Republicans were quite concerned about Trump and Ukraine

A GOP senator trafficked in flimsy allegations to impugn Alexander Vindman. And then Trump retweeted it.

Lindsey Graham will oppose subpoena of Hunter Biden

Will Republicans see the light and do what's right? 

Senator Ted Cruz Calls CNN Reporter ‘Obnoxious’ and ‘Partisan/Unfair’

Senators worry that asking for new impeachment trial witnesses could create lengthy executive privilege debate

GOP senators incensed by Schiff's 'head on a pike' remark

Romney, others want to slap $100M in user fees on e-cigarette makers

Pompeo explodes at NPR reporter, asks if she could find Ukraine on a map

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1/23/20

Senate GOP unmoved by Dems' impeachment message: 'Not changing our opinion'

One in 3 Republicans think Trump has probably acted illegally, but most don’t want him convicted 

Lindsey Graham Bizarrely Defends Trump: 'He Did Nothing Wrong In His Mind'

Graham praises Schiff on impeachment presentation: 'You're very well-spoken'

GOP Rep. Matt Gaetz praised Democrats' impeachment presentation and skewered Trump's defense as looking like 'an 8th-grade book report'

Senate GOP uses Trump's executive privilege threat as rallying cry against subpoenas

Susan Collins asked Justice Roberts to intervene after Nadler late-night 'cover-up' accusation

Senators allow classified evidence from Pence aide for impeachment trial

Senate Republicans confident they'll win fight on witnesses

Could impeachment cost the GOP its Senate majority?

Republican state lawmakers push bills to restrict medical treatments for transgender youths 

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1/22/20

Republican Lawmakers Questioned Trump’s Withholding of Ukraine Aid, Documents Show
(Newly released emails and other documents show that some of those now sitting as jurors in Trump’s impeachment trial were also unhappy about his move to freeze aid last year.)

Senators urge House impeachment managers to tone it down after testy debate

Senate adopts rules for impeachment trial, ends 13-hour argument marathon

No. 2 GOP leader eyes Wednesday of next week for possible votes on witnesses

Rand Paul invites Trump to see 'partisan charade' at Senate trial

DEVIN NUNES' HOME STATE NEWSPAPER SAYS REPUBLICAN 'HAS BETRAYED THE TRUTH AND, QUITE POSSIBLY, BETRAYED OUR COUNTRY'

Ted Cruz wanted to talk about one thing after impeachment trial: 'Banging'

Senators opt to drink milk on Senate floor during impeachment trial

Several senators left the chamber in the middle of Adam Schiff's impeachment remarks

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1/21/20

How Mitch McConnell’s proposed Senate trial will work

McConnell changes resolution at the start of Trump impeachment trial after pushback

McConnell drops two-day limit on opening arguments

Mitch McConnell’s Impeachment Witness Comments Come Back To Haunt Him

Senate fails to get deal to speed up fight over impeachment rules

Senate rejects Democratic effort to subpoena Bolton to testify in Trump’s impeachment trial

Impeachment trial live updates: Senate rejects Democratic effort to subpoena acting White House chief of staff Mulvaney for testimony in Trump’s impeachment trial

GOP rejects effort to compel documents on delayed Ukraine aid

Senate adopts ground rules for impeachment trial, delaying a decision on witnesses until after much of the proceedings

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1/20/20

McConnell proposes swift impeachment trial with long days

McConnell proposes compressed schedule for impeachment trial

Romney pledges 'open mind' ahead of impeachment trial

Flake: Republicans don't speak out against Trump 'because they want to keep their jobs'

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1/19/20

Mitch McConnell may win the impeachment and lose the Senate

'Dead for practical purposes': Graham says Republicans lack votes to dismiss impeachment trial

Graham: Abuse of power 'poorly defined' in articles of impeachment

GOP senator 'open' to impeachment witnesses 'within the scope' of articles

GOP senator, Chuck Todd spar over whether Lev Parnas should testify in Senate impeachment trial

Cornyn disputes GAO report on withholding of Ukraine aid: It's 'certainly not a crime'

GOP senator on Trump soliciting foreign interference: 'Those are just statements'

Cruz: Hearing from witnesses could extend Senate trial to up to 8 weeks

GOP senator says it looks like House has 'weak hand'

Schiff's star impeachment witness angling for deal with prosecutors by testifying, Republicans say

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1/18/20

Hawley expects McConnell's final impeachment resolution to give White House defense ability to motion to dismiss

New text messages put Devin Nunes on the hot seat

Parnas pressure grows on Senate GOP

Is Mike Pence preparing to resign, assume the presidency, or both?

Ronald Reagan’s son says his father would be ‘embarrassed and ashamed’ of ‘traitorous’ Trump

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1/17/20

Joni Ernst says watchdog's finding that White House broke law is 'moot' for impeachment

Senate GOP mulls speeding up Trump impeachment trial

GOP threatens to weaponize impeachment witnesses amid standoff

Nunes aide communicated with Parnas about Ukraine campaign, messages show

Ex-congressman Chris Collins sentenced to 2 years on insider-trading, false-statements charges

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1/16/20

Impeachment trial live updates: Historic impeachment trial of Trump begins in the Senate

The GOP said Trump committed no crime. The GAO now rules he broke the law.
(The nonpartisan Government Accountability Office severely undermines a core Trump impeachment defense)

As Trump impeachment trial nears, the battle turns to witnesses

Rand Paul on Senate trial: 'I don’t think any Republicans are going to vote for impeachment'

Rand Paul Warns Republicans of Electoral Consequences if They Back Dem Witnesses But Refuse to Call Hunter Biden

Pence pens op-ed encouraging Democrats to buck their party and acquit Trump

Poll shows Collins displaces McConnell as most unpopular senator

Sen. Martha McSally slams CNN reporter as 'liberal hack'

Rep. Liz Cheney says she won’t seek open Senate seat, will seek reelection in House

Senate approves new North American trade deal with Canada and Mexico

Here are the 10 senators who voted against Trump's North American trade deal

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1/15/20

McConnell makes case for Trump acquittal ahead of trial

Graham on impeachment trial: 'End this crap as quickly as possible'

Ted Cruz Pitches ‘Witness Reciprocity’ for Impeachment Trial

Republicans Divided On Witness Testimony Ahead Of Senate Impeachment Trial

Impeachment spotlight turns to key question: Whether to call witnesses

Collins questions delay on Lev Parnas documents

GOP senator: 'Huge mistake' to restrict press access during impeachment trial

Senators under strict orders to pay attention during weeks-long impeachment trial

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1/14/20

McConnell opens door for Hunter Biden testimony at Trump trial

Senate restrictions on impeachment press coverage draw backlash

Republicans face internal brawl over impeachment witnesses 

John Bolton’s testimony looks increasingly likely

Chris Christie is reportedly back at the White House

Senate resolution to limit Trump’s military authority on Iran has enough GOP votes to pass, key Democrats say

Up to 10 GOP senators consider bucking Trump on war powers

Lawmakers from both parties criticize White House plan to take $7.2 billion in Pentagon funding for Trump’s border wall

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1/13/20

A pact with Trump on impeachment? McConnell’s Kentucky backers demand it.

Trump's fate rests with McConnell in impeachment trial

GOP senators reject plans to dismiss Trump impeachment

GOP leadership: There aren't 51 votes to dismiss Trump articles of impeachment

Rand Paul pledges to force Hunter Biden vote if GOP backs Dem impeachment witnesses

A GOP-led edge: Red states see less unemployment, more economic growth

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1/12/20

GOP Senator said the 'problem' is with briefers, not Trump

Paul: US 'drifting away from' founders' desire that it be 'difficult to go to war'

Bill Weld's view of 2020 campaign coverage

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1/11/20

Now Mike Lee knows what it feels like

Here's how partisan wrath over Trump's impeachment changed the future of 2 lawmakers

Showdown over Trump impeachment trial underscores power of Pelosi and McConnell

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1/10/20

Matt Gaetz, the ‘Trumpiest Congressman,’ cites principles for bucking president on war powers. Kevin McCarthy is ‘very shocked.’

These Republicans voted yes on the War Powers resolution

Graham, Paul rift deepens over Trump's war powers

For Trump’s Republican defenders, is there such thing as too much presidential power?

Collins says she's working with other GOP senators to allow impeachment witnesses

Senator Graham: Iranian leaders ‘religious Nazis’ who want to ‘kill all Jews’

Republican apologizes for saying Democrats 'in love with terrorists'

GOP Strategist Rick Wilson Torches Republicans With Scathing Trump Loyalty Rules

Mike Pompeo: ‘We don’t know precisely’ when or where Soleimani planned to attack 

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1/9/20

McConnell tells GOP senators to expect impeachment trial next week 

McConnell backs measure to change Senate rules, dismiss impeachment without articles

McConnell signs on to Hawley resolution to dismiss impeachment charges without trial

GOP leaders spar over adding House members to Trump’s impeachment defense team

The lawmakers who bucked their parties on the war powers resolution

They are in love with terrorists’: GOP lawmaker says Democrats ‘mourn Soleimani’ more than they grieve for Gold Star families

‘Republicans spread lie that Democrats 'mourn' Iranian general

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1/8/20

U.S. Senate's McConnell: won't haggle with House over impeachment trial plan

GOP senators in sync on impeachment

On impeachment, pressure on Colorado’s Cory Gardner is from the right

Graham predicts Senate will take up impeachment trial next week

Paul fires back at Graham over Iran criticism: 'He insults the Constitution'

Trump’s Iran Strike Leaves Anti-War Republicans Out in the Cold Again

Sen. Lee on Iran briefing: Worst briefing I've seen on a military issue

Rand Paul, Mike Lee rip administration over 'insulting and demeaning' Iran briefing

Cracks emerge among Republicans over Trump’s handling of Iran crisis

Sen. Grassley turns to House Speaker Pelosi for help selling his drug pricing bill

VP Pence speaks to CBS News

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1/7/20

McConnell takes round one in impeachment battle

McConnell says Trump impeachment trial rules will be passed without Democrats

Senate Republicans have votes to start impeachment trial without calling witnesses immediately

Graham: Iran missile attack 'an act of war'

Rand Paul warns Trump admin after Iran retaliatory strike: War must go through Congress

Senate Republican blocks unanimous consent on resolution calling targeting cultural sites a war crime

Senate panel passes new North American trade deal, moving it closer to ratification

Rep. Duncan Hunter will resign from Congress on Jan. 13

Ex-RNC Chair Warns ‘Republican Party Is Going To Own' Trump's Actions On Iran

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1/6/20

McConnell has the votes to block Democrats' witness demands in Trump impeachment trial

GOP senators introduce resolution to change rules, dismiss impeachment without articles

Romney wants 'to hear from John Bolton' in impeachment trial

Cory Gardner, facing impeachment questions from all sides, is mum as the Senate looks ahead

Bolton’s willingness to testify in Trump’s impeachment trial ramps up pressure on Senate Republicans

Bolton says he is prepared to testify in Senate trial if subpoenaed

Rand Paul: Trump 'got bad advice' on killing of Soleimani

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1/5/20

Top Republican suggests changing Senate rules to begin Trump impeachment trial within days

Mitch McConnell is back -- and holding the line on impeachment

Impeachment battle lines harden ahead of pivotal week

Graham mulls rule changes to start impeachment trial without articles

GOP rep: Democrats changing their mind on impeachment trial rules

Graham calls Iran 'the cancer of the Middle East'

Rubio: Trump has shown 'tremendous restraint' on Iran

GOP rep: Pelosi is leaving a 'sad' legacy

Pompeo says administration's 'maximum pressure' strategy on Iran is 'absolutely' working

Pompeo: US targeting 'actual decision-makers' in Iran instead of proxies

Pompeo defends Soleimani strike as critics question intel, timing

Pompeo dismisses Iraqi leader’s call for all foreign troops to leave

Chris Christie: Trump understands that Iran only responds to force

Key Trump adviser predicts USMCA will pass Senate as early as Friday

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1/4/20

Least deliberative Senate faces weighty task of holding Trump’s impeachment trial

Guest Commentary: The GOP must stand for the rule of law and hold a fair trial

Republicans have wanted the US to go to war with Iran for years despite Trump's claims to the contrary

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1/3/20

Mitch McConnell rejects Nancy Pelosi’s influence on impeachment trial as a ‘nonstarter’

McConnell defends communication with White House on impeachment and says it's a 'fantasy that the speaker of the House will get to hand design' trial

U.S. strike on top Iranian commander sharply divides Congress

US Republicans, Democrats spar over killing of Iran commander

Tennessee Rep. Phil Roe says he'll retire at end of year

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1/2/20

Impeachment live updates: Senate leaders remain in standoff over Trump trial; president’s campaign says fundraising helped by House action

The Senate and the public need to hear from Mulvaney and Bolton

All eyes on McConnell as Senate returns Friday

Pelosi and McConnell Begin 2020 in Standoff Over Trump Impeachment Trial

GOP senator plans to seek dismissal of impeachment articles

Senators, keep your oaths ('so help you God')

Ten senators to watch on Trump impeachment trial

Grassley tells 'whoever keeps watch on' Trump to read up on Roaring '20s

More than 200 lawmakers urge Supreme Court to 'reconsider' Roe v. Wade

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1/1/20

Lawmakers close to finalizing federal strategy to defend against cyberattacks

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12/31/19

Senate Republican predicts impeachment trial ends by State of the Union

Republican senators unite behind no-witness impeachment trial strategy

GOP Sen. Collins says she's open to impeachment witnesses

Giuliani says he would be willing to testify in impeachment trial

GOP Rep.'s Request For Reading Recommendations Goes Spectacularly Awry

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12/30/19

What’s Mitch McConnell’s endgame in shaping the Senate impeachment trial to benefit Trump?

Susan Collins says she's 'open' to calling witnesses in Senate impeachment trial

Republicans are still trying to steal your health insurance

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12/29/19

GOP senator: Trump isn't a role model for young people

Graham: Giuliani should share info he has with intel community to ensure 'it's not Russian propaganda'

Sen. Kennedy defends McConnell for working with president during impeachment trial

Scalise on impeachment trial: Pelosi 'can run for the Senate if she wants to be a senator'

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12/28/19

Senate GOP wants speedy Trump acquittal

Impeachment trial will supercharge battle for Senate

Donald Trump has violated his oath. Mitch McConnell is about to violate 2 of them.

Trump’s quest to shatter GOP economics reached its culmination in 2019

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12/27/19

Graham complains Democrats are persecuting, not prosecuting, Trump

GOP demands apology after liberal PAC features 'regretful' Trump voter who didn't vote in 2016

House GOP vows to use impeachment to cut into Democratic majority

Blumenthal: Five to 10 Republicans have 'severe misgivings' about McConnell strategy

Law professor writes Kentucky newspaper op-ed accusing McConnell of breaking two oaths

Congress Wants to Force Trump's Hand on Human Rights in China and Beyond 

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12/26/19

GOP predicts bipartisan acquittal at Trump impeachment trial

Whistleblower's lawyer questions GOP senator's whistleblower protection caucus membership

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12/25/19

McConnell flexes reelection muscle with $1B gift for Kentucky

Murkowski 'disturbed' by McConnell's pledge for 'total coordination' with White House on impeachment

Liz Cheney undecided, Lummis dominates Wyoming Senate race

The Lincoln Project takes on Trump — and possibly Maine’s Susan Collins

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12/24/19

Impasse over Senate impeachment trial likely to last weeks as both sides dig in

Senators seek to weaponize Clinton trial in Trump impeachment

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12/22/19

GOP senator calls Pelosi's withholding of impeachment articles 'bizarre' after 'rush' to vote

GOP senator: Pelosi doesn't have the right to stall articles of impeachment

Republicans attack Pelosi for impeachment stalemate

McCarthy recommends Collins, Ratcliffe, Jordan to represent Trump in Senate impeachment trial

Graham says he doesn't think GOP senators will vote to compel testimony from Mulvaney, Bolton

GOP congressman: Trump has reached conservative base 'like no person in my lifetime'

GOP governors grapple with whether to accept refugees or not

Fear and Loyalty: How Donald Trump Took Over the Republican Party

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12/21/19

Mitch McConnell, Master of the Blockade, Plots Impeachment Strategy

Susan Collins set to play pivotal role in impeachment drama

Biden-Graham friendship, forged in war zones, fractures under the pressures of impeachment and Trump

GOP state lawmaker refuses to resign after report that he participated in armed standoff

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12/20/19

Pelosi and McConnell, masters of the congressional chessboard, face off over impeachment

Jeff Flake: The president is on trial. So are my Senate Republican colleagues

Will Hurd and the Myth of the Reasonable Republican

Trump's Dingell insults disrupt GOP unity amid impeachment

Congress showers health care industry with multi-billion victory after wagging finger at it for much of 2019

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12/19/19

McConnell, Schumer fail to reach agreement on impeachment trial

McConnell blasts House impeachment, pledges Senate stability

McConnell blasts impeachment effort as 'most unfair' in history

McConnell calls Pelosi 'too afraid' to give impeachment articles to Senate

As House votes to impeach Trump, McConnell pushes 13 judge nominations through Senate

Senate leaders punt impeachment trial deal until after holidays

Ted Cruz welcomes Pelosi's delay sending impeachment articles to Senate: Dems 'are in a total panic'

Lindsay Graham: Trump Is 'Mad As Hell... He Is Demanding His Day In Court'

Trump impeachment: Republican group urges GOP senators to take trial seriously

This is Mitt Romney’s moment

Trump shocks, earns GOP rebukes with Dingell remarks

Senate passes spending bills to avoid a government shutdown, sending them to Trump

Trump ally U.S. Rep. Mark Meadows won't seek reelection

New Jersey Rep. Jeff Van Drew, anti-impeachment Democrat, flips to Republican Party

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12/18/19

Sen. Mitch McConnell on possible impeachment trial: 'I'm not impartial about this at all'

Graham warns Giuliani: 'I hope you know what you're talking about'

Republican group targets Graham in ad calling for fair Senate trial

Senate GOP blasts impeachment: 'The mob took over the House'

Republican Group Hits Trump Defenders With Scathing Reminder On Impeachment Day

Assessing the ‘four facts’ that a prominent Republican insists prove Trump’s innocence

The 28 defenses Trump’s allies have floated on Ukraine and impeachment

The GOP’s closing impeachment argument: Denying basic facts

Senators ramp up pressure on Trump over North Korea, warning that his policy of engagement is ‘on the brink of failure’

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12/17/19

Mitt Romney and Susan Collins sound reluctant to rock the GOP boat on impeachment

McConnell shreds House's 'slapdash' impeachment investigation, hits Schumer for wanting new witnesses

McConnell and Schumer spar over question of witnesses in Senate impeachment trial

Trump conservative critics launch PAC to fight reelection

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12/16/19

GOP state lawmaker hits Trump on 'united' party: 'There are Republicans ALL OVER the country who want you impeached'

GOP claims vindication, but Van Drew decision doesn't spark defections

Collins distances herself from McConnell talk of impeachment coordination with Trump

North Carolina Republican Mark Walker Won't Seek Reelection

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12/15/19

Senate GOP defends Trump, despite oath to be impartial impeachment jurors

EXCLUSIVE: Lindsey Graham: Impeachment makes Trump stronger for Middle East diplomacy

Graham says he doesn't need to hear impeachment witnesses: 'I am ready to vote'

Cruz says he intends to 'fully' follow impeachment oath

Texas Republican: You can oppose impeachment and disagree with 'some of this behavior'

Paul: Democrats have 'decided to criminalize politics'

GOP senator argues that USMCA is a 'complete capitulation to Pelosi'

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12/14/19

Graham vows to help make impeachment 'die quickly' in Senate

Trump impeachment: Lindsey Graham will 'not pretend to be a fair juror'

Graham invites Giuliani to testify about recent Ukraine trip

Key players in U.S. Senate impeachment trial

GOP lawmakers jockey for positions as managers 

Trump scramble to rack up accomplishments gives conservatives heartburn

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12/13/19

Mitch McConnell admits to coordinating with Trump's lawyers on impeachment strategy

McConnell: Bevin pardons 'completely inappropriate'

Sen. Mitch McConnell files for seventh term in Kentucky

Senate GOP wants succinct trial
(But the president sees a long, showy event as his best defense)

Donald Trump's allies target Democrats in swing districts with anti-impeachment ad blitz

5 things Republicans tried to change in the impeachment articles against Trump

Senate Republican calls on Trump to declassify record on FBI surveillance of campaign adviser

Poll finds Graham with just 2-point lead on Democratic challenger

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12/12/19

McConnell: I doubt any GOP senator will vote to impeach Trump

McConnell says he'll be in 'total coordination' with White House on impeachment trial strategy

Senate Republicans look to hold short impeachment trial despite Trump’s desire for an aggressive defense

The 27 defenses Trump’s allies have floated on Ukraine and impeachment

The GOP’s favorite new Trump impeachment defense: He isn’t even accused of a crime

Republicans trash Hunter Biden at impeachment hearing

Utah Sen. Mike Lee says report on the FBI is ‘scathing,’ and he believes agents were biased against Trump

GOP lawmaker urges members to halt 'endless loop' of talking points

George P. Bush says GOP can't let 'racist' episodes slide

Conservative group hits White House with billboard ads: 'What is Trump hiding?'

Congressional negotiators reach tentative $1.3 trillion federal spending deal

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12/11/19

McConnell says Senate to take up trade deal after impeachment trial

Senate Republicans come around to idea of not having witnesses in impeachment trial

Utah Rep. John Curtis now against impeachment as Rep. Ben McAdams stays on the fence

Lindsey Graham Opens Michael Horowitz Hearing by Slamming Media Coverage of His Report

Two reviews of Trump-Russia probe to have opposite conclusions: official testifies

GOP senator to FBI: 'Someone's got to be fired'

Senate confirms Trump's 50th circuit judge, despite 'not qualified' rating

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12/10/19

How could 63 million people be wrong? The GOP strains to make precedent-related defenses of Trump.

Republicans use trade deal to bolster argument against impeachment

Growing divide between Trump and McConnell over impeachment trial

McConnell: Senate won't take up impeachment trial before Christmas

GOP senator blocks bill aimed at preventing Russia election meddling

Controversy on phone records intensifies amid impeachment

GOP opposition appears to fizzle as plan advances to create Space Force, parental leave for federal workers

Congress Flexes Foreign-Policy Muscle With Rebukes of Trump

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12/9/19

Kevin McCarthy Conjures Up the First-Term Rule in Defense of Trump

Impeachment fight flares at House Judiciary hearing: 'You weren't elected by anybody'

Impeachment witness to meet with Senate GOP Tuesday

GOP lawmaker criticizes Democratic counsel over facial expression: 'Be very careful'

A free pass for Trump? GOP presses edge in key battlegrounds

Houston police chief excoriates McConnell, Cornyn and Cruz on gun violence

GOP senators worry Trump made 'problematic' concessions in trade deal

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12/8/19

Republicans mount ad blitz on impeachment, making some vulnerable Democrats nervous

GOP Tactic on Impeachment: Turn Ukraine Allegations Against Biden

Republicans question Democrats' resolve as public turns against impeachment

Top Republican: Democrats' weekend document dump shows impeachment inquiry is a 'farce'

Meadows: 'I don't see a single Republican defecting on impeachment'

Meadows says Republican colleagues 'wrong' for suggesting Trump's phone call was inappropriate

Cruz on House impeachment inquiry: 'This is 'kangaroo court'

Ted Cruz becomes latest Republican to push debunked claim

Chuck Todd challenges Cruz after senator pushes theory that Ukraine meddled in election

Trump, GOP shift focus from alleged surveillance abuse to Durham Russia probe

Gaetz says Giuliani’s trip to Ukraine is ‘weird’

Nunes: 'Sickening' that Schiff obtained his phone records

Florida Republican says Pensacola shooting 'has to inform on our ongoing relationship with Saudi Arabia'

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12/7/19

Conservative Twitter Account Exposes Lindsey Graham’s Hypocrisy Day After Day After Day

Here are the Senate Republicans who could vote to convict Trump

Pence's office questions Schiff's request to declassify more material from official's testimony

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12/6/19

Senate passes bill to permanently fund historically black colleges and universities

House GOP leader says ‘we get USMCA done’ this year despite Dem focus on Trump impeachment

House Republicans will unveil their own drug pricing bill as countermove to Nancy Pelosi 

'Dark money' ties raise questions for GOP Sen. Ernst of Iowa

Susan Collins facing massive ad buy attacking tax vote

North Carolina GOP Rep Says He Won’t Seek Reelection After District Redrawing

Rep. Duncan Hunter says he will resign ‘shortly after the holidays’

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12/5/19

How Republicans’ latest defenses of the Trump-Zelensky call fall short

House Republicans try to put law schools on trial as part of their Trump impeachment defense 

Turley: Democrats offering passion over proof in Trump impeachment

GOP Leader McCarthy: Democrats Had "Prewritten Timeline" on ImpeachmentGOP Leader McCarthy: Democrats Had "Prewritten Timeline" on Impeachment

Senate confirms eight Trump court picks in three days

GOP senator bows to White House on Armenian genocide measure

Trump Keeps Butting Into Senate Races, Causing Headaches For GOP

Republican Tom Graves announces retirement from House

Florida Republican calls to hang ‘traitor’ Ilhan Omar and other Democrats

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12/4/19

Trump's legal team huddles with Senate Republicans 

Judiciary Republican asks impeachment witnesses if they voted for Trump

GOP witness Turley urges Democrats to slow down impeachment push

Gaetz clashes with Stanford professor: 'It makes you look mean'

Jim Banks Asks Graham to Subpoena Adam Schiff’s Call Records in Letter

Nunes Claims He Doesn’t ‘Recall’ Whether He Spoke with Indicted Giuliani Associate Lev Parnas but ‘It’s Possible’

Push to investigate Bidens sets up potential for Senate turf war

U.S. military must overhaul body armor for women, senators say

Mitt Romney votes to advance FDA nominee despite concerns about vaping

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12/3/19

McConnell: Senate could pass partisan rules package for impeachment trial

House GOP leader defends Nunes: He 'has a right to talk to anybody'

Nunes files defamation suit against CNN over Ukraine story

Republicans raise concerns over Trump pardoning service members

Republicans Defending Trump on Impeachment Should Fear the Judgment of History

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12/2/19

Republicans draft counter-report as Democrats release witness list for Wednesday hearing

Senate Intel found no evidence of 2016 Ukrainian interference: report

Kennedy doubles down on alleged Ukraine meddling amid criticism

House Republicans defend Trump's actions in new report responding to impeachment inquiry

Republicans Do Their Best to Distance Trump From Giuliani in Impeachment Report

Republican privacy bill would set U.S. rules, pre-empt California: senator

Georgia governor’s pick for Senate seat could set up potential clash with Trump

Rep. Duncan D. Hunter says he will plead guilty Tuesday to misusing campaign funds

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12/1/19

Judiciary Republican: It would be to Trump's advantage to have attorneys at impeachment hearing

Top Judiciary Republican: 'My first and foremost witness is Adam Schiff'

Lawmakers turn attention to potential witnesses at Judiciary impeachment hearings

Perry ends final day as Energy secretary

Kennedy explains why he walked back comments about Ukraine election hack

Georgia governor set to buck Trump on Senate appointment

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11/30/19

Judiciary Republican calls for panel to expand list of impeachment witnesses

McConnell once called Biden ‘a real friend’ and a ‘trusted partner.’ Now he’s quiet as Trump, GOP attack him.

Rick Perry dances toward the exits

Where's Lindsey? After GOP Outcry, Graham Emerges as a Trump Defender

The job no GOP senator wants: 'I'd rather have a root canal'

Ilhan Omar's opponent banned from Twitter after suggesting congresswoman should be hanged

Poll: Majority of Republicans say Trump better president than Lincoln

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11/29/19

Ex-GOP lawmaker: Former colleagues privately say they're 'disgusted and exhausted' by Trump

Georgia governor's adviser hits back at Gaetz: 'We don't care what you think'

Gaetz warns Georgia governor of possible primary challenge if he doesn't tap Trump's favored Senate pick

Lawmakers bypass embattled Mulvaney in spending talks

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11/28/19

McConnell says he's 'honored' to be WholeFoods Magazine's 2019 'Person of the Year'

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11/27/19

In Florida and elsewhere, GOP pressured over climate change

Republicans tried to rig the vote in Michigan – but ‘political novices’ just defeated them

Georgia governor fumes at ‘attacks’ over Senate appointment


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11/26/19

Lindsey Graham, John Kennedy, Marsha Blackburn preview an extreme Senate GOP defense of Trump

Texas GOP rep predicts heavy Democratic presence in state ahead of 2020

Why are Republicans in Congress sticking by Trump on impeachment?

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11/25/19

Sen. Graham refuses to back down on investigating Bidens

Republican leaders are avoiding TV interviews as impeachment looms

Rising GOP star thrust into spotlight with Trump defense

New McCarthy ad praising Trump includes Russian stock footage

Rick Perry says Trump is the 'chosen one' sent 'to do great things'

Nunes faces potential ethics review over alleged meeting with Ukrainian official

Kennedy walks back comments on potential Ukraine interference: 'I was wrong'

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11/24/19

Graham blocked Armenian genocide resolution upon request from White House

Impeachment will make some Senate Republicans squirm

Kennedy on Russia probe IG report: 'I'm not going to draw conclusions based on allegations by the anonymous source'

Trump’s GOP support hardens despite damning impeachment testimony

Nunes threatens to take CNN, Daily Beast to court over story about meeting with Ukrainian prosecutor

Nunes denies allegation he met with top Ukrainian prosecutor about Bidens

GOP Congressman: Trump's 'prerogative' to weigh in on Navy SEAL review

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11/23/19

Trump, GOP skeptical Pelosi will go through with impeachment

Former Republican National Committee Chair Exposes Hypocrisy Of Current RNC: 'SOBs'

Lawmakers reach deal on spending levels, skirting — for now — fight over Trump’s border wall demand

Bolton could flesh out Ukraine story
(Ex-national security advisor may yet appear to testify in impeachment hearings about Trump’s actions.)

Barr's Legal Views Come Under Fire From Conservative-Leaning Lawyers

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11/22/19

GOP senator opposes quick dismissal of Trump articles of impeachment

How Trump keeps making it tougher for his GOP impeachment defenders

Impeachment witnesses tested Republican defenses of Trump one by one

To defend Trump, Republicans spew wacky, wild-eyed conspiracy theories

House GOP disregards expert warnings that debunked Ukraine theory helps Russia

GOP congress members blamed Ukraine for election hacking. Russia's been trying to make that happen for years.

Congress might buck its promises to reduce health-care costs 

Republicans Now Support a Form of Paid Leave. So What’s the Holdup?

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11/21/19

GOP lawmaker says Trump's statements on Ukraine call 'misguided foreign policy'

Sen. Graham begins Senate investigation into the Bidens

Graham requests State Department documents on Bidens, Ukraine

The GOP’s impeachment questions repeatedly backfired on Thursday

Republicans repeatedly counter inquiry witnesses by misrepresenting past testimony

Utah Rep. Chris Stewart defends Trump after ambassador claims ‘quid pro quo’ in Ukraine dealings

White House and Republicans discuss limiting impeachment trial to two weeks

Romney calls lunch with Trump 'delightful'

RNC bought nearly $100,000 worth of copies of Trump Jr.'s new book

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11/20/19

Amash: GOP acts like 'we're all stupid' over impeachment hearings

Nunes's facial expression right before lawmakers took break from Sondland testimony goes viral

Tensions rise in Senate's legislative 'graveyard'

Senate scraps plan to force second stopgap vote ahead of shutdown

GOP senator blocks vote on House-passed Violence Against Women Act

In wake of impeachment testimony, no signs yet of GOP cracks

Jim Jordan blasts Sondland over omitting Trump's 'no quid pro quo' demand

Witnesses called by GOP to defend Trump offer more bad facts for the president 

Republicans defend Trump as concerned with Ukrainian corruption but aides tell a different story

Republicans portrayed Vindman as disloyal. They have no sense of decency.

Graham: Report on alleged surveillance abuse in 2016 to be released Dec. 9

Budowsky: Trump destroying GOP in 2018, '19, '20

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11/19/19

McConnell hopes Senate impeachment trial 'not too lengthy a process'

McConnell: 'Inconceivable' Senate will have votes to remove Trump

GOP plays risky game with attacks on Vindman

Vindman clashes with GOP

'Devin Nunes Is An Idiot' hashtag trends after Vindman corrects lawmaker about his official title

Republicans Have Rolled Out at Least 22 Trump-Ukraine Defenses, Many of Which Contradict Each Other

Republicans are pushing the U.S. to accept quid pro quo as the new normal

Congressional Republicans are repeating many baseless conspiracy theories in Trump's impeachment inquiry. Here's why they're all bogus.

Susan Collins to oppose Trump judicial nominee

U.S. Senate Passes Hong Kong Democracy Bill, Drawing China’s Ire

Retiring GOP congressman to Trump: 'Don't punch down'

Ohio farmer who left GOP over Trump's agricultural policy to challenge Jim Jordan

South Dakota governor doubles down on 'meth, we're on it' anti-drug campaign

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11/18/19

McConnell 'can't imagine a scenario' in which Senate removes Trump

GOP senator calls impeachment 'sabotage' effort, raises questions about witness on eve of testimony

What did Ron Johnson know about Trump’s intentions with Ukraine?

Cruz, Graham and Cheney call on Trump to end all nuclear waivers for Iran

Lindsey Graham announces hearing with DOJ inspector general

IRS whistleblower case advances as Senate staff looks at whether political appointee meddled with audit of Trump or Pence

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11/17/19

Johnson: Whistleblower 'exposed things that didn't need to be exposed'

Johnson: I'm writing a letter to 'lay out what I know' about Ukraine aid

Jordan pushes back on questions about whether he is 'comfortable' with requesting Biden investigation

House Intelligence Republican: Trump Yovanovitch tweet 'not witness intimidation'

Republican congressman calls new details about Trump revealed in impeachment testimony 'alarming'

GOP rep on impeachment: 'I think the evidence is crumbling'

GOP divided over impeachment trial strategy

Impeachment hearings likely to get worse for Republicans

Impeachment hearings don't move needle with Senate GOP

Another warning for Republicans: Trump can’t win you your election

Conservatives seek to stifle new 'alt-right' movement steeped in anti-Semitism

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11/16/19

Elise Stefanik emerges in impeachment hearings as key Trump defender — and GOP celebrity

Courts force North Carolina Republicans to map out a new political future

Barr defends Trump's use of executive authority, slams impeachment hearings

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11/15/19

McConnell nukes House Ex-Im Bank bill in rebuke to Waters

Rep. Nunes blasts Democrats for spending time on impeachment inquiry instead of 'solving problems'

GOP lawmaker blasts Democrats hypocrisy amid impeachment fallout

Audience applauds, GOP microphone turned off at end of Yovanovitch hearing

Republicans Thought Yovanovitch Would Be a Pushover. She Beat Them Up Instead

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11/14/19

Johnson opens door to subpoenaing whistleblower, Schiff, Bidens

Jordan calls Pelosi accusing Trump of bribery 'ridiculous'

Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin, a Trump ally, concedes reelection bid

GOP Rep. Ross Spano under investigation by Justice Department

Republicans say they have a right to confront the whistleblower. Here’s why that’s wrong.

What are Republicans going to do after Donald Trump leaves office?

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11/13/19

McConnell discounts quick dismissal of Trump impeachment articles: 'We'll have to have a trial'

Senate GOP waves Trump off early motion to dismiss impeachment charges

GOP senator: Republicans don't have votes to dismiss impeachment articles

Republicans discuss a longer Senate impeachment trial to scramble Democratic primaries

Graham: Senate trial 'must expose the whistleblower'

Graham says Schiff should be a witness in Trump impeachment trial

Graham blocks resolution recognizing Armenian genocide after Erdoğan meeting

Jon Huntsman expected to run for governor in Utah

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11/12/19

GOP senators warn against Trump firing intelligence community official

Republicans shrug off growing evidence, stand with Trump against impeachment

Lindsey Graham basks in the impeachment spotlight

Republican Critics, Fearing Trump, Toe an Anti-Impeachment Party Line, for Now

Mark Sanford exits GOP presidential primary

Jim Jordan: Latest allegation of ignoring sexual misconduct is 'ridiculous'

Tom Cotton's only Democratic rival quits race in Arkansas

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11/11/19

Moderate Republicans building 'farm team' to recapture House in 2022

14 Republicans and Trump appointees who have indicated his Ukraine call was hardly ‘perfect’

Rep. Peter King’s retirement could make the Republican path to a House majority even tougher

Utah Rep. Chris Stewart, a Trump defender, misses half of the impeachment hearings

Perry backers secured lucrative Ukraine gas deal after his meeting with new president

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11/10/19

Graham: Impeachment is invalid until we know whistleblower's identity

Graham on the impeachment inquiry: 'I made my mind up. There's nothing there'

Nunes pressed on Fox News about comparing impeachment inquiry to a 'coup'

Intelligence panel Republican: 'How we treat this whistleblower will impact whistleblowers in the future'

Johnson dismisses testimony from White House officials contradicting Trump as 'just their impression'

Rand Paul says Trump has 'every right' to withhold Ukraine aid over corruption

GOP senator on asking foreign countries to investigate Americans: 'It depends on the circumstances'

Top Armed Services Republican: Trump's Ukraine call 'inappropriate' not 'impeachable

'Doubling down on stupid': GOP warns Adam Schiff not to block Hunter Biden as impeachment witness

GOP senators plan to tune out impeachment week

Republicans, Democrats brace for first public testimony in impeachment inquiry

"Everybody Wants to be Treated With Respect": John Kasich, former Governor of Ohio

In Seeking to Join Suit Over Subpoena Power, Mulvaney Goes Up Against the President

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11/9/19

House GOP asks for Hunter Biden and whistleblower to testify in impeachment probe

Nunes demands Schiff testify behind closed doors in Trump impeachment inquiry

In Virginia, Republicans confront a fearful electoral future

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11/8/19

Republicans think Trump needs a 'quarterback' as impeachment proceedings go public

Lindsey Graham Takes His Red Meat Trump Defense To Iowa Republicans

Suburban Vote This Year Flashes Warning Signs for GOP

GOP senator defends calling Pelosi 'dumb': 'What I said was accurate'

Trump encounters GOP resistance to investigating Hunter Biden

Trump Is Poison for Suburban Republicans—So Why Won’t They Turn on Him?

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11/7/19

GOP senators request records related to Hunter Biden influence at Obama State Dept.

GOP senator wants to know whistleblower identity if there's an impeachment trial

Jordan: Republicans to subpoena whistleblower to testify in public hearing

Senate Intel chair doesn't want whistleblower's identity disclosed

GOP senator rips into Pelosi at Trump rally: 'It must suck to be that dumb'

Republicans warn election results are 'wake-up call' for Trump

GOP senator: House Democrats using Space Force as leverage in border wall fight

Republicans again shift their defense of Trump over impeachment inquiry barrage

House GOP looks to protect Trump by raising doubts about motives of his deputies

Johnson, Grassley ask State Department for Hunter Biden docs

Ex-attorney general Jeff Sessions announces bid for Senate seat he relinquished in Alabama

Senators push for deal on impeachment trial rules to avoid political brawl

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11/6/19

Graham: Schiff comment on inquiry findings 'full of crap'

Sen. Lindsey Graham flip-flops on Trump quid pro quo

Graham: Trump administration 'incapable of forming a quid pro quo,' Ukraine policy 'incoherent'

Graham: 'Brett Kavanaugh lived a life we should all be proud of'

Rand Paul blocks Senate resolution backing protection for whistleblowers

Senate Republicans struggle to coalesce behind an impeachment strategy

Sessions expected to announce plans to run for Senate

Republicans get blown out in the suburbs – again – in off-year elections 

Republican incumbent Bevin requests recanvass in Kentucky gubernatorial race

Kentucky GOP files complaint against potential McConnell challenger

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11/5/19

Mitch McConnell claims Senate trial 'would not lead to a removal' of Trump if held today

Paul's demand to out whistleblower rankles GOP colleagues

Paul says he 'probably will' disclose whistleblower's name

Republicans break with Trump and Rand Paul on whistleblower unmasking

Graham says he won't read the Trump impeachment transcripts

Graham: 'I don't know' if quid pro quo is impeachable offense

Republicans consider putting Jordan, Meadows on Intelligence for impeachment

Republican wins Mississippi governor race

Former Republican unleashes on the ‘rotten to the core’ politicians of the GOP


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10/23/19

McConnell to Republicans: Defend Trump on process

GOP protest overshadows impeachment hearing

Republicans storm closed-door impeachment hearing as escalating Ukraine scandal threatens Trump

GOP lawmaker shares audio of phone call he made from highly classified SCIF room

Shelby expects another funding stopgap, potentially through March

The Memo: GOP schisms deepen as Trump impeachment pressure rises

GOP lawmaker condemns Trump over 'human scum' comment

No. 2 GOP senator: 'Picture coming out of' diplomat's testimony 'not a good one'

GOP stands by Trump, gingerly, after diplomat's testimony

Senate GOP blocks three election security bills for second day

Graham walks back 'that's nuts' comment on GOP congressmen storming impeachment hearing

Graham walks back rebuke of GOP storming of SCIF: 'Good reason to be upset'

You Can Pick Out All Your Favorite Wingnuts as They Commit a Dangerous Breach of National Security

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10/22/19

Senate Republicans block two election security bills

Paul blocks vote on House-passed Syria resolution for second time

Mitch McConnell Contradicts Trump's Claim They Spoke About His Ukraine Call

McConnell has complicated history on impeachment

Trump’s 'lynching' tweet draws outrage — and some Republican support

Conservative Republicans unveil latest ObamaCare replacement plan

Graham to introduce resolution condemning House impeachment inquiry

Then and now: How Republicans downplay subpoenas when they target Trump

Partisan squabbles endanger congressional response to Trump's course on Syria

Pence on Syria: 'Our troops are coming home'

Pence swipes at Democrats for embracing 'far-left agenda,' impeachment

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10/21/19

A few Republican cracks on impeachment are showing

Graham says he's 'increasingly optimistic' Trump's Syria strategy will succeed

Rand Paul confronted over 'Republican bullshit' in restaurant

Reversals on G-7 and potentially Syria show Trump buckles in the face of enough Republican pressure 

Kentucky GOP governor candidate who lost in primary endorses Democrat

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10/20/19

Turkey sanctions face possible wall in GOP Senate

Graham: 'Stupid' for Trump to ask China to investigate Biden

Trump-Graham relationship tested by week of public sparring

Romney: Republicans don't criticize Trump because they fear it will help Warren

Romney appears to confirm name of secret Twitter account

Hurd: No Ukrainian officials have told State Department 'they felt like their arms were being twisted'

Fox's Wallace says 'well-connected' Republican told him there's a 20 percent chance GOP will vote for impeachment

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10/19/19

McConnell rips Syria withdrawal as ‘a strategic nightmare’

As Inquiry Widens, McConnell Sees Impeachment Trial as Inevitable

Growing number of Republicans struggle to defend Trump on G-7 choice, Ukraine and Syria

Graham: I'm seeking to make Trump successful 'but not at all costs'

Florida GOP Rep. Rooney says he won't seek reelection

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10/18/19

Mitch McConnell: Withdrawing from Syria is a grave mistake

Sen. Mitt Romney raises a troubling theory about Trump and Turkey

Republican leader struggles to defend Mulvaney quid pro quo press conference remarks

Shifting explanations for withholding aid draw GOP alarm

Before Mick Mulvaney confirmed a Trump-Ukraine quid pro quo, so did Sen. Ron Johnson — quietly

Senate GOP braces for impeachment trial 'roller coaster'

Scalise, Cole introduce resolution to change rules on impeachment

Perry won't comply with subpoena in impeachment inquiry

'Final straw': GOP ex-Ohio Gov. Kasich supports impeachment

GOP debate co-chair rejects claim of bias against Trump

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10/17/19

Senate fails to override Trump veto over emergency declaration

Failed Senate vote sets up big fight over border wall, budget

Testimony from GOP diplomat complicates Trump defense

McConnell invites Dems to go harder against Trump on Syria

Paul blocks Senate vote on House-passed Syria resolution

Graham, Van Hollen introduce Turkey sanctions bill

Romney slams ceasefire deal, calls Trump's Syria move 'a bloodstain' in US history

Liz Cheney rebukes Trump for saying U.S. doesn’t need to worry about terrorists ‘7,000 miles away’ 

GOP cautions Graham against hauling Biden before Senate

Pence announces Syria cease-fire deal with Turkey

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10/16/19

McConnell: Senate will hold impeachment trial

GOP warns Graham letter to Pelosi on impeachment could 'backfire'

Graham warns Trump Syria pullout could be 'complete and utter national security disaster'

Senate to try to override Trump emergency declaration veto Thursday

Cheney unveils Turkey sanctions legislation

GOP congressman slams Trump over report that U.S. bombed former anti-ISIS coalition headquarters

Lawmakers hit Trump administration for including tech legal shield in trade negotiations

Texas GOP speaker tape: Lawmaker 'vile,' Trump 'killing us'

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10/15/19

McConnell tees off on Democrats over impeachment

Trump's GOP impeachment firewall holds strong

Graham opens door to calling Hunter Biden to testify

Former GOP lawmaker Pete Sessions subpoenaed over dealings with Giuliani associates

Trump-GOP tensions over Syria show signs of easing

Pence rejects Democratic request for documents

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10/14/19

Graham throws support behind Trump's Turkey sanctions

10 top Republicans who continue to deny the undeniable

GOP braces for impeachment brawl

House Republican to introduce legislation calling for formal investigation into Bidens

GOP rep says he was kicked out of Trump aide's deposition

Ex-GOP official and farmer: I wouldn't vote for Trump again if he walked on water

Louisiana Republicans score big legislative wins

Oregon GOP's push to recall Democratic governor fails due to lack of signatures

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10/13/19

Trump is falling short on taming the deficit—here's why 'it could get ugly'

Furious Republicans prepare to rebuke Trump on Syria

Republicans wrestle with impeachment strategy

GOP congressman: 'We all know' Turkey wouldn't have attacked if U.S. troops remained at border

GOP senator defends Trump's decision on Syria

Ted Cruz: Trump was wrong to ask China to probe Bidens

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10/12/19

McConnell tightlipped as impeachment furor grows

For Sen. Susan Collins, a tough reelection got a lot tougher with Trump impeachment inquiry

Rubio hits Warren's 'crude' and 'vulgar' response to opposition to same-sex marriage

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10/11/19

Graham-Trump rollercoaster hits dizzying speed

Are Senate Republicans certain that Trump can return to office?

Republicans Trash Trump on Syria—but Not Ukraine

Sen. Graham calls Trump decision on Syria ‘biggest blunder of his presidency’

Bad polls for Trump shake GOP

Chuck Grassley warns IRS to stay out of NRA drama: It's not a 'political weapon'

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10/10/19

GOP lawmaker after Syria decision: 'Pull my name off the "I support Donald Trump" list'

Trump’s Syria decision tests the bounds of Republican support as he demands solidarity on impeachment

Pence attempts to explain away what the world heard Trump say on White House lawn

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10/9/19

The revealing splits in GOP senators’ reactions to impeachment

GOP, Trump look to smother impeachment inquiry

Graham tells Pelosi GOP won't impeach Trump over Ukraine call

Tillis says impeachment is 'a waste of resources'

Trey Gowdy joins Trump's legal team

Graham threatens to call Volker to testify if Democrats don't release testimony

Congress set for showdown with Trump over Kurds

Trump faces growing GOP revolt on Syria

Graham, Van Hollen announce new Turkey sanctions

Pence open to releasing transcripts of call with Ukraine

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10/8/19

McConnell blasts House Democrats over handling of impeachment inquiry

GOP discontent deepens on Trump impeachment messaging

 Murkowski warns against rushing to conclusions on Trump impeachment

Gowdy in talks to join Trump's impeachment defense team

The GOP theory that Ukraine ‘set up’ Trump

Senators demand briefing on Trump's decision to withdraw from Syria

Trump’s Syria pullback plan imperils allies
(GOP lawmakers oppose allowing Turkey entry to target Kurds and risk Islamic State’s resurgence.)

Bipartisan Senate report calls for sweeping effort to prevent Russian interference in 2020 election
(GOP-led panel endorses finding that Russia interfered to help Donald Trump)

Republicans Have No Leg to Stand On and They Know It

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10/7/19

House GOP touts poll showing impeachment advantage for Republicans

GOP senator: 'Not appropriate' to ask foreign governments to investigate Biden

Republican response tracker: GOP mostly silent on Trump's call to investigate Biden

Former George W. Bush chief of staff endorses Trump impeachment inquiry

Anxious GOP treads carefully with Trump defense

Mitch McConnell criticizes Trump's Syria pullout

Republicans urge Trump to reverse course on Syria withdrawal

GOP lawmakers blast Trump's Syria decision as 'grave mistake,' 'disaster in the making'

Republicans deliver rare rebuke of Trump, slamming his Syria withdrawal decision

Liz Cheney calls Trump's Syria move 'a catastrophic mistake'

Rand Paul: Trump 'once again fulfills his promises' with Syrian pullout

Trump’s foreign policy has taken a turn, and the GOP doesn’t have a good answer

Susan Rice calls Trump decision to pull troops from Syria 'batshit crazy'

Perry denies he is planning to resign

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10/6/19

Mitch McConnell vows to squash Trump impeachment push

Top Senate Republican: 'I doubt the China comment was serious'

Key Republicans split with Trump on Biden investigation push

Lindsey Graham vows whistleblowers will testify in public if House votes to impeach

Jordan refuses to say whether Trump asking China for investigation was appropriate

‘Out on a limb’: Inside the Republican reckoning over Trump’s possible impeachment

Trump's GOP challengers split on impeachment vote 

'Senator Johnson, please': GOP Senator refuses to answer questions over Ukraine

Powell: 'The Republican party has got to get a grip on itself'

Brennan: Republican senators 'running scared' of president because he 'comes after them with a vengeance'

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10/5/19

GOP Sen. Johnson says Trump blocked Ukraine aid

Collins: Trump's call for China to probe Biden 'completely inappropriate'

Romney ramps up rhetoric on Trump, but what's his next move?

GOP searches for impeachment boogeyman

GOP senators, it’s time to stop forfeiting your soul to Donald Trump

Pompeo says he sent response to House investigators, but subpoenaed documents remain undelivered

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10/4/19

Republicans emerge from IG hearing with focus on Schiff

McConnell vows to block Trump impeachment in fundraising pitch

McConnell signaling Trump trial to be quick, if it happens

Romney: Trump requesting Biden investigation from China, Ukraine 'wrong and appalling'

Rubio: Trump asking China about Biden investigation 'not a real request'

GOP senator says he confronted Trump over Ukraine in August

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10/3/19

GOP senator says he doesn't remember signing 2016 letter urging 'reform' of Ukraine prosecutor's office

Republicans Signed Letter Supporting The Ukraine Reforms Biden Was Pushing

McCarthy calls on Pelosi to suspend impeachment inquiry

Trump’s removal would require Republican dissidents. But those who speak out become targets of viral disinformation.

Sasse breaks with Trump's call for probe: 'Americans don't look to Chinese commies for the truth'

2020 Vision Thursday: How a tough impeachment vote could threaten the GOP's Senate majority

GOP turns furor on media amid impeachment fight

Nunes files $77M suit, alleging Iowa farm story defamed him

Energy Secretary Rick Perry expected to resign next month

Both sides dig in after marathon Trump-Ukraine briefing

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10/2/19

House Republicans voice concerns about White House's impeachment messaging

Polling points to warning signs for GOP on Trump

Beneath the impeachment spin: Growing GOP concern

McCarthy shares 'Stranger Things' parody video criticizing impeachment

New York Times reporter fact-checks McCarthy on whistleblower claims

Graham sends letter asking countries to cooperate with Barr probe into Russia investigation

Sessions says he still supports Trump despite ouster as AG

Pence's Team Is Trying To Distance Itself From The Ukraine Scandal

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10/1/19

GOP uneasy with Giuliani

GOP lawmaker pushes back against Trump's attack on whistleblower

Senior GOP senator rebukes Trump, says whistleblower 'ought to be heard out'

Graham sending letter to countries asking them to cooperate with DOJ probe into Russia investigation

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9/30/19

McConnell: Senate would have 'no choice' but to take up impeachment

McConnell dismisses idea of delisting Chinese companies in the US

Watch CNBC's full interview with Senate Majority Leader Mitch...

Flake tells GOP: Trump 'does not deserve reelection'

Kevin McCarthy and the ‘but not impeachable’ defense of Trump

GOP senators attack whistleblower's credibility

GOP Rep: Trump's 'Civil War' retweet 'beyond repugnant'

Trump amps up attacks on whistleblower as some Republicans call for more strategic response to impeachment

Thornberry joins list of retiring Texas Republicans

Republican Rep. Chris Collins resigns House seat ahead of guilty plea to insider-trading charges

CNN Poll: Support for impeaching Trump rises among independents and Republicans

Juan Williams: Trump's grip on GOP Senate may come loose

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9/29/19

GOP lawmaker blasts Trump for quoting pastor warning of civil war over impeachment

Jim Jordan defends White House hiding transcripts, says administration has to protect against leaks

Graham: 'I have zero problems with this phone call'

Republican leadership memo suggests Senate can't block trial if House votes to impeach

'60 Minutes' correspondent presses McCarthy on impeachment inquiry

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9/28/19

Republicans show signs of discomfort in defense of Trump 

Republicans might oppose impeachment, but do they condone what Trump did? 

Senate Republicans have barely challenged Trump over Ukraine. Don't expect them to turn against him in an impeachment trial.

How Mitch McConnell could give impeachment the Merrick Garland treatment

Embracing President Mike Pence might be GOP's best play

FEC chair tweets memo on foreign election activity, alleges GOP colleague tried to block her

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9/27/19

McConnell encouraged Trump to release transcript of Zelensky call: report

McConnell challenger McGrath backs impeachment inquiry

House conservative introduces resolution to censure Schiff

GOP battens down the hatches after release of Trump whistleblower complaint

GOP senators will back Trump — again

First House Republican backs impeachment inquiry

Vermont GOP governor backs Trump impeachment inquiry: 'These are serious allegations'

As the public edges toward impeachment, will the GOP follow?

Pence seeks to dodge impeachment spotlight as his Ukrainian moves attract notice 

Mike Pompeo subpoenaed by House committees over Ukraine scandal

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9/26/19

The Republicans' early response to impeachment: discredit, doubt, delay

Senators fret over prospect of Trump trial

Why Mitch McConnell Could Be Key In the Trump Impeachment Battle

Senate passes stopgap spending bill to keep government open through Nov. 21, sending measure to Trump 

Second GOP senator to oppose Trump judicial pick

Graham on Mueller: I don't care about the obstruction of justice stuff

Senate confirms Scalia as Labor secretary

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9/25/19

Senate again votes to end Trump emergency declaration on border wall

GOP senator on whistleblower complaint: 'There's obviously lots that's very troubling there'

Cracks emerge among Senate Republicans over Trump urging Ukrainian leader to investigate Biden 

GOP on political tightrope as impeachment talk heats up

Whistleblower complaint declassified on eve of high-stakes testimony

GOP senator set to meet with Trump amid spending stalemate

Chuck Grassley: Drug pricing reform key to keeping GOP's Senate majority

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9/24/19

Senate GOP vows to quash impeachment articles

McConnell: 'I was not given an explanation' for Ukraine aid delay

Republican lawmakers scramble to contain Ukraine whistleblower fallout

Senate GOP Unanimously Approves Dem Resolution Calling for Release of Whistleblower Complaint

GOP lawmaker introduces measure to remove Nadler as Judiciary chairman

Senate confirms top Interior lawyer accused of lying to Congress

Consequential GOP class of 1994 all but disappears

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9/23/19

McConnell says GOP Intelligence chairman wants to hold closed-door briefing on whistleblower complaint

Fight over Trump's wall raises odds of 'continuous' stopgap measures

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9/22/19

Romney: Trump asking Ukraine to investigate political rival 'would be troubling in the extreme'

Trump’s takeover of GOP forces many House Republicans to head for the exits  

GOP State Senator Runs Ad Saying She's 'Not Afraid To Shoot' Gun Control Groups Down

Fight over Trump's wall raises odds of 'continuous' stopgap measures

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9/21/19

Alaska Republican Party cancels 2020 primary

Iowa GOP swipes at 2020 Democrats' meat positions as candidates attend annual Steak Fry

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9/20/19

Warning signs flash for Tillis in North Carolina

Nikki Haley moves back to SC, fuels political speculation

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9/19/19

In turnaround, McConnell backs $250 million in election security funding 

Cruz endorses GOP candidate for Senate in New Hampshire

GOP Rep. Tom Reed collapses just before television appearance

Vice President Mike Pence says White House is ‘hopeful’ for a deal with China — but it’s not clear ‘they want to do it yet’

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9/18/19

GOP signals unease with Barr's gun plan

Defense bill talks set to start amid wall fight

GOP group slams Mike Pence for 'who cares?' comment in response to Trump business conflicts

McConnell says Congress in 'holding pattern' on gun control

Trump administration floats background check proposal to Senate GOP

Pennsylvania state senator resigns after being arrested on child porn charges

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9/17/19

Republicans wary of US action on Iran

GOP struggles with retirement wave

California GOP congressman won't seek re-election

House adds 2 GOP members after special election wins

Sen. Susan Collins faces fresh fire after emergence of new Kavanaugh allegation 

Times correction gives GOP lifeline in latest Kavanaugh controversy

Pennsylvania state senator charged with child porn possession

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9/16/19

Senators struggle to get spending bills off ground as shutdown looms

Ted Cruz knocks New York Times for 'stunning' correction on Kavanaugh report

Ron Paul: US interest rates are going negative, and the Fed can’t stop it

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9/15/19

Cruz on reported Kavanaugh allegations: There's nobody Democrats don't want to impeach

The 13 Republicans needed to pass gun-control legislation

Conway: Mass shootings will not be 'the excuse for liberals and socialists' to 'confiscate' guns

Republicans want to make Orange County red again

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9/14/19

Graham: US should consider strike on Iranian oil refineries after attack on Saudi Arabia

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9/13/19

We are Trump’s Republican challengers. Canceling GOP primaries is a critical mistake.

GOP lawmakers raise concerns over fundraising platform at retreat

Conservatives offer stark warning to Trump, GOP on background checks

Gov. Ron DeSantis says he’s confident Trump will protect Florida from offshore oil drilling

Mitt Romney says he isn’t going to endorse Trump or anyone else for president in 2020

Why the man Trump once called ‘my African American’ is leaving the GOP

Republicans seize on O’Rourke’s emphatic call for mandatory buyback of assault weapons

Republican Group Serves Up Scathing Elections Reminder To Lindsey Graham 

McCarthy Says Debt Will Be ‘Taken Care of’ if GOP Wins the House

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9/12/19

GOP family feud: Rand Paul, Liz Cheney trade jabs over foreign policy views

Pressure rises on Cheney to make decision

At GOP Retreat In Baltimore, Trump Delivers Rambling Mess Of A Speech -- And GOP Loves It

Defense spending bill advances over Democratic wall objections

Still on: Iowa, N.H. won’t nix GOP contests

145 CEOs implore Senate leaders to act on gun violence, saying doing nothing is ‘simply unacceptable’

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9/11/19

GOP group hits Graham over election security in new ad

Republicans pour cold water on Trump's term limit idea

Senate panel cancels vote on key spending bill amid standoff

Sen. Mitt Romney suggests recall of e-cigarettes amid reports of associated lung diseases

House Republicans escaped disaster in North Carolina, but...

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9/10/19

Republican pulls off critical win in North Carolina

Republican Greg Murphy wins special election in NC's 3rd District

GOP holds NC House seat but shows weakness in suburbs

Scalise says it's unclear if bipartisan deal on guns will happen

Conflicted Senate GOP fears clash with NRA

Suburban anxiety drives GOP on guns

Meadows to be replaced by Biggs as Freedom Caucus leader

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9/9/19

McConnell: Short-term spending bill needed to avoid shutdown

On passing background checks and gun reform, the 'president needs to step up'

GOP faces must-win race in North Carolina

Tennessee state GOP lawmaker says getting rid of higher education would 'save America'

Primary challenges show potential cracks in Trump's GOP

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9/8/19

GOP senator on gun reform: Trump needs to 'set some guidelines' on what he'll sign

Can these three Republicans save the Colorado GOP from obscurity?

California GOP opens path to send delegates to 2020 convention even if Trump isn't on ballot

Former S.C. congressman Mark Sanford announces Republican primary challenge against Trump 

Congress faces sprint to avoid another shutdown

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9/7/19

Mitch McConnell must get the Senate to secure our elections

Wave of GOP retirements threatens 2020 comeback

South Carolina GOP appears to violate own rules in canceling primary for Trump

The Supreme Court has become just another arm of the GOP 

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9/6/19

Senate to start work on funding bills with shutdown deadline looming

GOP chairman 'deeply disappointed' Zuckerberg declined to testify at hearing

Homeland Security Republican accuses Navy of withholding UFO info

Texas Republicans sound alarm about rapidly evolving state

Trump’s move to put $3.6 billion in military funding toward the border wall could hurt GOP senators

Ted Cruz Tried to Troll Beto O'Rourke on Climate Change and, Of Course, Failed Massively

Arizona GOP boss: Stop Senate candidate 'dead in his tracks'

Conservative reporter calls Wisconsin poll showing Trump trailing Biden, Sanders a 'warning sign'

‘Everything conservatives hoped for and liberals feared’: Neil Gorsuch makes his mark at the Supreme Court 

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9/5/19

Republicans grumble over Trump shifting military funds to wall

GOP Senators Who Backed Trump's Emergency Declaration Lose Military Funding

GOP lawmakers, states back gunmaker in Sandy Hook appeal

Texas governor issues eight executive orders in response to mass shootings

Republican retirements signal pessimism about prospects of retaking House majority 

More than a dozen Republicans are leaving Congress. Here are the lawmakers who aren't running again in 2020

McConnell’s August of missed opportunities gives way to a fierce fall session 

Sticks and stones break bones, but words hurt McConnell’s feelings 

Ernst calls for Congress to fix Social Security 'behind closed doors'

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9/4/19

Rep. Flores becomes latest Texas Republican to retire

Republican Jim Sensenbrenner announces he won't seek reelection

Why Ted Cruz was making a biblical case for gun rights after the Odessa shooting 

Why young white evangelicals aren’t likely to leave the Republican Party

Meghan McCain says she represents '50 percent of the country' as GOP voice on 'The View'

Steve King says he drank from toilet at detention center

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9/3/19

GOP faces new pressure to act on guns

McConnell vows to give gun bill a vote if it is backed by Trump

How many more names will be added to the list before Mitch McConnell acts on guns? 

McConnell: GOP would 'absolutely' fill Supreme Court seat next year

McConnell: 'Over-the-top' Moscow Mitch nickname effort to 'smear' me

Graham calls on Barr to declassify files on DOJ watchdog's Russia probe

Sen. Mike Lee granted visa to Russia after other senators' requests are denied

As Congress considers lowering drug costs, pharma CEOs target key senators with campaign cash 

Chicago mayor rips Cruz for tweet about violence: 'Keep our name out of your mouth'

Ted Cruz fires back at Lori Lightfoot: 'Mayor, your anger is misplaced'

Analysis: Conservatives criticize Trump, but softly, in code

North Carolina Court Says The State's Districts Are Illegal Partisan Gerrymanders

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