As of 4:45 p.m. on Wednesday, a day when the Senate was embroiled in his impeachment trial and the president was attending the World Economic Forum meeting in Switzerland, Trump broke one of his own records by sending out a whopping 131 tweets and retweets in a single day, marking the most of his presidency.
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Several Republican senators watching the ongoing impeachment trial of President Trump over the past two days have apparently been taking their mother’s advice to drink their milk.
Warren promises at least half of her Cabinet will be 'women and nonbinary people' if elected president
Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., vowed in a new campaign policy paper that if she is elected president in November, she will fill out at least half of her Cabinet with "women and nonbinary people.
President Trump’s lead attorney took a shotTuesday at the Democratic senators who have been forced to take time off the campaign trail, as they vie for their party’s presidential nomination, in order to attend the Senate impeachment trial.
House managers: Trump's defense that abuse of power is not impeachable offense is 'wrong and dangerous'
The House Democratic impeachment managers on Tuesday slammed the argument fromPresident Trump’s legal defense team that the charges brought against the president are not impeachable offenses, calling it “wrongand dangerous” in their own separate filing.
President Trump took time on Monday to honor both the late Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. and his own inauguration three years ago by touting that the unemployment rate for African-Americans is the lowest in history.
The House impeachment managers said on Monday that President Trump jeopardized national security and “orchestrated a cover-up unprecedented in the history of our Republic” in their response to the president’s legal team’s brief, and just a day before the Senate impeachment trial is slated to begin in earnest.
Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., said Sunday he’s not quite ready to make an endorsement in the Democrats’ heated presidential primary.
Trump, climate activist Greta Thunberg set to cross paths at World Economic Forum conference in Davos
The World Economic Forum meeting this upcoming week in Switzerland is scheduled to play host to round two of the public fight between President Trump and teen climate activist Greta Thunberg.
Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, criticized the findings by a government watchdog report that found that the Trump administration had violated federal law in withholding security assistance to Ukraine.
Rep. Jerry Nadler, D-N.Y., one of the House impeachment managers, dismissed on Sunday any notion that Democrats would be willing to negotiate on witnesses called during the Senate trial – adding that Republicans who want to block or negotiate what witnesses testify are “part of the cover-up.
Adam Schiff, D-Calif., the lead impeachment manager, and Alan Dershowitz, a memberof President Trump’s legal team, clashed in opposing interviews on Sunday over whether the president can be impeached for abuse of power.
On the campaign trail, Democratic presidential primary contender Bernie Sanders may talk about unifying the party to defeat President Trump this fall, but a former governor of his home state of Vermont says that at the end of the day Sanders is out for himself.
President Trump on Thursday said he plans to travel next week to Switzerland despite the impeachment trial ramping up at the same time.
A federal judge on Thursday once again pushed back thesentencing date for President Trump’s former national security adviser Michael Flynn after his legal teammoved to withdraw his guilty plea for lying to the FBI in the Russia probe.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., put her signature on the articles of impeachment brought against President Trump on Wednesday – setting up the trial that places the fate of Trump’s presidency in the hands of the Senate.
Congressional leaders have imposed remarkably strict decorum guidelines for President Trump's impeachment trial, including no phones.
President Trump has locked downthe defense team that will be representing himduring his impeachment trial, as House Democrats moveWednesday to send the articles of impeachment against him to the Senate.
Bernie Sanders sought to swiftly fact checkElizabeth Warren’s debate-stage claim Tuesday night that she's the only candidate of the bunch who beat an incumbent Republican over the last 30 years.
Former national security adviser Michael Flynn moved Tuesday to withdraw his guilty plea for lying to the FBI in the Russia probe, citing "bad faith" by the government.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., tore into House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., on Monday just days after the congresswoman promised to send the articles of impeachment brought against President Trump to the Senate later this week.
Michael Bloomberg picked up his first congressional endorsement Monday as Rep.Max Rose, D-N.Y., threw his support behind the billionaire businessman’s bid for the Democratic presidential nomination.
A Wisconsin judge on Monday found the state’s Elections Commission and three of its members in contempt of court and ordered the commission to remove up to 209,000 names from the state's voter rolls in a case that could have major implications later this year in a key battleground state.
The House of Representatives on Thursday voted in favor of a War Powers resolution meant to limit President Trump’s military action toward Iran following an escalation in tensions between Washington and Tehran.
Democratic presidential primary contender Joe Biden picked up another big name endorsement on Thursday when Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti threw his support behind the former vice president.
Dem congressman breaks rank on War Powers Resolution: 'I refuse to play politics with questions of war and peace'
A Democratic congressman from New York broke rank with his party on Thursday by vowing to vote against the War Powers resolution being debated on the House floor.
Gov. Gavin Newsom wants California to become the first state in the nation to sell its own brand of prescription drugs in an attempt to lower soaring health care costs.
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg confirmed that she is “cancer free” after beating the disease for the fourth time after undergoing treatment for pancreatic cancer last summer.
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg confirmed that she is “cancer free” after beating the disease for the fourth time after undergoing treatment for pancreatic cancer last summer.
President Trump defended on Tuesday the U.S. drone strike in Iraq that killed Iranian Gen. Qassem Soleimani – arguing that it “saved lives” – while also appearing to walk back his controversial threat to target cultural sites in Iran if the Islamic republic retaliated for the attack.
Michael Bloomberg's campaign confirmed Tuesday that the Democratic presidential candidate has purchased a 60-second ad slot during the upcoming Super Bowl – a move meant to directly counter President Trump's own reported 30-second ad during the big game.
Two leading Democrats on Thursday slammed the Trump administration and called for the immediate release of documents relating to the White House’s temporary move to block aid to Ukraine following the president now-infamous July phone call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky.
Despite her low polling numbers, Democratic presidential primary hopeful Tulsi Gabbardspent New Year’s Day trying to prove to voters that her campaign isn’t about to wipeout. The Hawaii lawmaker celebrated the first day of 2020 by catching a few waves with some supporters.
The proceedings of the last impeachment have proved a recurring headache for some Democrats, whose past comments onthen-President Bill Clinton's trialhave come back to haunt them.
President Trump warned Iran that the country “will pay a very BIG PRICE!” for the break-in at the U.S. Embassy compound in Baghdad on Tuesday.
As more and more Californians move elsewhere amid rising hosting and living costs, the Golden State is on track to lose a seat in Congress for the first time in history.
Democratic presidential primary contender Elizabeth Warren did not mince her words on Tuesday when she criticized congressional Republicans for their unwavering support of President Trump – calling GOP lawmakers “fawning, spineless defenders of his crimes.
President Trump’s 2020 reelection campaign announced Monday that it will hold a rally in Wisconsin on Jan. 14 – the same evening that Democrats gather in the early caucus state of Iowa for the first presidential primary debate of the new year.
Sen. John Kennedy, R-La., wouldn’t choose sides on Sunday when questioned about concerns over Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s intention to coordinate with the White House as President Trump’s impeachment trial looms.
Despite the rumors and urgings of fellow Republicans, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will not run for Senate seat in Kansas, according to a senior White House adviser.
A top evangelical Christian writer defended on Sunday a recent scathing editorial he wrote that called for President Trump to be removed from office.
House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., suggested on Sunday that he would choose Republican Reps. Jim Jordan of Ohio, Doug Collins of Georgia, and John Ratcliffe of Texas to represent President Trump in his looming Senate impeachment trial.
Sen. Doug Jones, D-Ala., brushed off concerns on Sunday that a vote to remove President Trump from office would doom his chances of reelection in 2020 in his deeply conservative southern state.
Rep. Jeff Van Drew, R-N.J., defended on Sunday his exit from the Democratic Party after he voted against both articles of impeachment – calling the Democrats arguments for impeaching President Trump “weak” and "thin.
Former Vice President Joe Biden said on Thursday that he is unwilling to commit to running for a second term if he is elected president next November.
Businessman Andrew Yang told his fellow Democratic presidential primary hopefuls on Thursday that they should stop “being obsessed” with the impeachment of President.
Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg slammed his Democratic presidential primary rivals on Thursday for their “Medicare-for-all” proposals, claiming these plans are “more likely to re-elect Donald Trump” than they are to bring health insurance to more Americans.
While the votes to impeach President Trump on charges of abuse of power and obstruction of Congress fell mostly along party lines, three Democrats bucked their party on Wednesday eveningto vote against impeaching the president on at least one of the articles.
Rep. Louie Gohmert, R-Texas, let loose on Democrats during Wednesday’s historic debate on the articles of impeachment brought against President Trump – shouting at House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler, D-N.Y.
In a rare public order Tuesday, the chief judge of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court strongly criticized the FBI over its surveillance-application process, giving the bureau until Jan.
President Trump on Tuesdaytouted a “united Republican Party” as the House prepares to voteon articles of impeachmentagainst him.
Schumer says he wants impeachment trial focused on facts, not 'conspiracy theories' as he balks at GOP calling witnesses
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., said during a news conference Monday that any Senate impeachment trial should be “focused on the facts that the House presented, not on conspiracy theories” – an apparent slight at Republicanattempts to alleviate blame on President Trump by casting aspersions on former Vice President Joe Biden and his son Hunter’s business dealings in Ukraine.
The U.S. Supreme Court refused on Monday to hear a case from Boise, Idaho challenging a lower court ruling that permits homeless people to sleep on sidewalks and in public parks if there is not enough shelter space to house them.
Democratic debate in jeopardy amid labor disputes as candidates express frustration over 'artificially narrowed' field
Controversy continues to roil this week’s upcoming Democratic presidential primary debate in Los Angeles amid an ongoing labor dispute, anger over the tightening qualification standards and discontent with Democratic National Committee Chairman Tom Perez.
House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler, D-N.Y., brushed off reports that Rep. Jeff Van Drew of New Jersey plans to leave the Democratic Party to become a Republican.
House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff, D-Calif., defended the Democrats case for impeaching President Trump and slammed his Republican colleagues for allowing the White House to ignore congressional subpoenas.
House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff, D-Calif., has brushed off GOP criticism that the spectacle has himignoring critical pieces of legislation and his own constituents in California’s 28th District.
A county judge in South Carolina dismissed on Wednesday a lawsuit against the Palmetto State’s Republican Party over its decision to cancel a presidential primary next year.
The House Judiciary Committee's impeachment proceedingsturneddeeply personal and acrimonious on Thursday asRep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fla., brought upHunter Biden’s past substance abuse issues and Rep. Hank Johnson, D-Ga.
Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, let it be known Wednesday that he isn't impressed with the FBI’s and the Department of Justice’s handling of the Trump-Russia investigation-- saying those involved were hardly the type of skillfulagents found in an action thrillermovie.
In his first public statement since Democrats formally announced articles of impeachment against him, President Trump called the two charges levelled against him “weak” and said the only reason Democrats agreed to a modified North American trade deal was because of impeachment.
Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fla., upbraided Democratic Intelligence Counsel Dan Goldman on Monday to demand that House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff, D-Calif., take the stand to testify in the ongoing impeachment inquiry into President Trump.
The top lawyer forJudiciary and Intelligence Committee Republicans testified Monday that there was a “legitimate basis” for President Trump to ask Ukrainian leader Volodymyr Zelensky to launch a public investigation into the Biden family’s dealings in Ukraine.
The Trump campaign is accusingformer Vice President Joe Biden’s team of deceptively editing a video for a new ad to make it appear like a U.N. General Assemblyaudience was laughing uproariously at President Trump when he touted his administration’s accomplishments in a speech last year.
Former Secretary of State John Kerry announced on Thursday that he was endorsing former Vice President Joe Biden in his 2020 White House bid.
Democrats on the House Judiciary Committee appeared to lay the groundwork Wednesday for including the findings from former Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report on Russian meddling in the 2016 election in the ongoing impeachment inquiry into President Trump.
The Trump administration and Republicans launched an all-out offensive on Wednesday against the legal scholars testifying in front of the House Judiciary Committee as part of the impeachment inquiry into President Trump.
Rep. Duncan Hunter, R-Calif., pleaded guilty on Tuesday tomisusing campaign funds, marking a major reversal for the lawmaker who for more than a year called the criminal charges brought against him and his wife a “witch hunt” aimed at driving the six-term Republican from office inthe Democrat-controlled state.
2020 Democratic presidential primary hopeful Cory Booker defended his flagging campaign on Sunday and pleaded with voters to support his White House run after he swore off taking money from political action committees.
Sen. John Kennedy, R-La., on Sunday walked back an erroneous comment he made last weekend touting the debunked theory that Ukraine hacked the Democratic National Committee's emails in 2016, but then quickly followed that up with another unproven theory accusing former Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko of actively working for Hillary Clinton in her 2016 president run.
Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s entry into the 2020 presidential race has stolen away a lot of media space from other challengers, but now he’s stealing away staffers from his fellow Democratic hopefuls as well.
A federal appeals court in Washington D.C. granted the Justice Department’s request to temporarily stay a lower court ruling compelling former White House Counsel Don McGahn to comply with a House Judiciary Committee subpoena.
A woman has accused 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang of firing her in 2011 from a tutoring company he ran after she complained about the disparity in pay between male and female employees.
President Trump on Wednesday signed the Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act after it was passed by the Senate and House earlier this month.
Three women have accused U.S. Ambassador to the European Union Gordon Sondland of sexually harassing them and then taking retaliatory measures when they rejected his advances.
The family of late Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., is locked in a battle over who will succeed him in his seat representing Maryland’s 7th Congressional District.
A federal district court judge in Washingtonon Wednesday issued a temporary stay on her order earlier this week for former White House counselDon McGahn to obey a subpoena to appear before the House Judiciary Committee.
House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff, D-Calif., and Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Ohio, traded heated words last month during a closed-door deposition in the impeachment inquiry into President Trump.
A new poll shows former Vice President Joe Biden retaking the lead in the Democratic presidential primary race, as Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts sees her numbers slashed by half.
President Trump"pardoned" two North Carolina turkeys Tuesday to spare them from becoming anybody's Thanksgiving meal -- but couldn't resist using the traditional Rose Garden ceremony to take a few shots at Adam Schiff.
An internal review of theNavy SEAL who posed for a photo next to an Islamic State terrorist's corpse while in Iraq in 2017 is moving forward,two defense officials told Fox News on Sunday, in a case that could lead to the loss of his SEAL Trident.
Defense Secretary Mark Esper fired Navy Secretary RichardSpencer Sundayover his handling of the case of aNavy SEAL who posed for a photo next to an Islamic State terrorist's corpse in Iraq, and the SEAL will be able to keep his Trident pin, a Pentagon spokesman said Sunday.
President Trump is still upset that next year’s G-7 summit will not be held at his golf resort in Doral, Fla.
Sen. Roger Wicker, R-Miss., defended President Trump taking action on reviewing the case of disgraced Navy SEAL Edward Gallagher – saying he was “very comfortable” with the president making the final choice on whether Gallagher will keep his rankdespite objections from top naval brass.
Swalwell defends speed of impeachment hearings, says US is 'on the clock' to make sure elections are protected
Rep. Eric Swalwell, D-Calif., defended on Sunday the hasty pace on the impeachment inquiry into President Trump – arguing that with the 2020 presidential election less than a year away, and the start of Democratic primaries only a few months ahead, it is pertinent to discover whether Trump asked a foreign government to interfere in the country’s election process.
A video released on Sunday by former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg marks the official start of the billionaire’s 2020 presidential run, a top adviser to Bloomberg told Fox News.
Sen. John Kennedy, R-La., on Sunday slammed the House’s impeachment inquiry into President Trump for chasing after a ‘red herring’ when trying to determine whether the president tied foreign aid to Ukraine to an investigation into his political rivals and attacked House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif.
The ranking Republican on the House Intelligence Committee continued Tuesday evening to criticize the committee’s lengthyimpeachment hearingsinto President Trump, and committeeChairman Adam Schiff.
Vice President Mike Pence’s national security adviser – and the supervisor of one of the people who testified Tuesday in the House’s impeachment inquiry – said he heard “nothing wrong or improper” during the July 25 phone call between President Trump and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky that is at the heart of the impeachment probe.
House lawmakers took time away from the ongoing impeachment inquiry on Tuesday to pass astopgap funding bill – giving negotiators through Dec. 20 to try to hash out details of more than $1.4 trillion worth of unfinished spending legislation and avert a holiday-season government shutdown.
Trump slams Pelosi as 'grossly incompetent' for trade deal handling, calls impeachment inquiry a 'kangaroo court'
President Trump called Speaker Pelosi “highly overrated” and incompetent” for not passing the so-called U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement, or USMCA.
Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wis., sent a letter on Monday to the ranking Republicans on the House Intelligence and Oversight Committees in which he detailed his account of White House meetings with Senate lawmakers about releasing foreign aid to Ukraine -- andcast doubt on one of the inquiry’s key witnesses just a day before the official’s planned testimony.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced Monday that theU.S. government will ease its stance on Israeli settlements in the West Bank, in the latest move by theTrump administrationto bolster Israel's positionand undermine Palestinian claims regarding land sought for a future state.
While Uri Rafaeli’s case, which is currently being decided in Michigan’s Supreme Court, is extreme, it is hardly unique as more than 100,000 homeowners in the state have fallen victim to an aggressive property tax statute that legislators in Lansing passed two decades ago.
Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wisc., said Sunday the whistleblower’s complaint about President Trump’s July 25 phone call with the Ukrainian president is going to make it difficult for future presidents to have private conversations with fellow world leaders.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., gave strict orders to President Trump not to “intimidate” the whistleblower who sparked the House impeachment inquiry into the president – telling Trump that he was in her “wheelhouse” if he attempted to go after the person.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., gave strict orders Sunday to President Trump not to “intimidate” the whistleblower who sparked the House impeachment inquiry– while challenging the president to testify before Congress himself if he wants to set the record straight.
Rep. John Ratcliffe, R-Texas, said on Sunday that he believes the upcoming Inspector General report on the origins of the 2016 counterintelligence investigation into Russia and the Trump campaign is going to be damning evidence of wrongdoing by FBI and Justice Department officials and could lead to a full-fledged criminal investigation.
Only 10 candidates qualified for next week’s Democratic presidential primary debate.
Kentucky Republican Gov. Matt Bevin conceded in his reelection bid against Democrat Andy Beshear on Thursday afternoon, over a week after the initial vote results were too close to call.