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Senate Impeachment trial: Managers to focus on President’s abuse of power

Senate Impeachment trial: Managers to focus on President’s abuse of power

It’s day two for House Democrats to convince senators that President Donald Trump should be removed from office — and a test for senators who seem to be growing more restless by the hour as the impeachment trial drags on. Democrats will focus Thursday’s presentation on the constitutional case for removing Trump for his abuse…MORE

CNN and The Des Moines Register to release final Iowa caucus poll February 1

CNN and The Des Moines Register to release final Iowa caucus poll February 1

CNN and The Des Moines Register will release their final Iowa caucus poll on Saturday, February 1, providing key insight into where Democratic presidential candidates stand just two days before the caucuses on February 3. CNN’s Chris Cuomo will anchor a special event in Des Moines, Iowa, at the time of the CNN/Des Moines Register/Mediacom…MORE

Donald Trump was asked about Elon Musk. His answer was incoherent.

Donald Trump was asked about Elon Musk. His answer was incoherent.

For the entirety of Donald Trump’s presidency, I have gone through the transcript of a good number of the speeches and interviews he has given. In doing that, one thing has become crystal clear to me: He is one of the least articulate — if not the least articulate — politicians ever to make it…MORE

Mnuchin promises next round of tax cuts for middle class Americans

Mnuchin promises next round of tax cuts for middle class Americans

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Thursday that the White House is already crafting a package of tax cuts for the middle class as President Donald Trump hopes to secure a second term in November. In an interview with CNBC from the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, Mnuchin said Trump has already directed his economic…MORE

Obama portraits to go on year-long national tour in 2021

Obama portraits to go on year-long national tour in 2021

The wildly popular official portraits of Barack and Michelle Obama will go on a five-city national tour beginning in June 2021, the Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery announced Thursday. The paintings of the former president and first lady have been at the Washington museum since they were unveiled there nearly two years ago. The works will…MORE

Giuliani claims ex-associate Lev Parnas has ‘been caught in so many lies’

Giuliani claims ex-associate Lev Parnas has ‘been caught in so many lies’

Rudy Giuliani said in an interview with CNN on Wednesday that his former associate Lev Parnas, who has become a key figure in the Ukraine scandal, is “caught in so many lies,” and he denied allegations that he had spoken about Ukraine with Attorney General William Barr. President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer spoke with CNN…MORE

Impeachment state of play: Democrats to make case for abuse of power charge

Impeachment state of play: Democrats to make case for abuse of power charge

To those who have watched every twist and turn and development and “bombshell” and “dude” and whatever other description that may exist of the last four months of the impeachment investigation: this isn’t about you. It’s just not. These three days are designed to make a case, and create the environment to win votes in…MORE

New York Times: EPA to finalize rule that removes protections for streams and wetlands

New York Times: EPA to finalize rule that removes protections for streams and wetlands

The Trump administration appears poised to finalize its replacement to stream and wetland regulations, and is expected to roll back a large body of federal protections. The Environmental Protection Agency and Army Corps of Engineers, which jointly regulate so-called waters of the US, have scheduled a late-morning news conference for Thursday. The New York Times…MORE

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