Trump lays off Republican Ukraine critics

During Wednesday’s first public impeachment hearing, even the moderate and retiring Republicans on the Intelligence Committee showed no signs of breaking with Trump, raising serious doubts about whether Democrats will be able to peel off…

Bevin concedes Kentucky governors race

Beshear, the state attorney general and son of former Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear, will be sworn in on Dec. 10. At a press conference of his own later Thursday, Beshear thanked Bevin for conceding, though…

A new inquiry phase and a new revelation:…

Complete with contentious moments between lawmakers and insight into facts from key witnesses, the first day of impeachment hearings was eventful. Reporter Elise Viebeck breaks down new information and major moments from the day. About…

Start Here: What you need to know about…

It's Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019. Let's start here. 1. Taylor-made testimony In the first public hearing of the impeachment battle, William Taylor, the top diplomat in Ukraine, and George Kent, a senior State Department official,…

Don’t count on the Senate to save Dreamers

With the Supreme Court’s conservative majority casting serious doubt this week on the future of the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, Congress is facing the very real possibility of having the issue dumped on…