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Democratic impeachment holdout Jeff Van Drew planning to switch parties

Rep. Jeff Van Drew. | Alex Wong/Getty Images */ ]]> Rep. Jeff Van Drew, a moderate Democrat who is strongly opposed to impeaching President Donald Trump, is expected to switch parties and become a Republican, according to multiple sources [...]

POLITICO Playbook: When Trump wins, he’s nowhere to be found

Presented by */ ]]> President Donald Trump’s behavior and ever changing impeachment strategy help solidify the impression of an erratic commander in chief. | Evan Vucci/AP Photo DRIVING THE DAY LOOK AT PRESIDENT DONALD [...]

5 reporters review the week in impeachment

*/ ]]> Our weekly review of congressional impeachment machinations often seeks to clarify and explain the historic events by asking, “So, what exactly happened?” In a whipsaw week of political theater that saw Democrats unveil and approve [...]

A Trumpist Star is Born

*/ ]]> GLENS FALLS, NEW YORK—Elise Stefanik, the representative from New York’s rural 21st district, spent the first half of an eerily warm week in late November looping her district: A panel at the North Country Chamber of Commerce, [...]

Blowback from U.K. election burns Warren, Sanders

Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren | AP Photo/Andrew Harnik; all others Getty Images */ ]]> The votes were still being counted in the U.K. when a fierce debate broke out over whether the crushing defeat of Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour Party [...]

Supreme Court to hear three cases seeking access to Trump’s financial and tax records

President Donald Trump. | Zach Gibson/Getty Images By JOSH GERSTEIN 12/13/2019 04:44 PM EST Updated: 12/13/2019 05:11 PM EST */ ]]> The Supreme Court has agreed to hear three separate court cases involving demands for access to President [...]

Trump tears up the Clinton impeachment playbook

*/ ]]> After the House Judiciary Committee voted to approve articles of impeachment, the president strode to a White House microphone, declared “profound remorse” for his actions and begged forgiveness. “What I want the American people [...]

POLITICO Playbook PM: 5 hours that encapsulate the Trump era

Presented by */ ]]> The president appears to have reached a trade deal with China. But, at the same time, House Democrats voted this morning to send impeachment articles for a final vote. | Mark Wilson/Getty Images TALK TO REPUBLICANS, [...]

House Judiciary approves articles of impeachment, paving way for floor vote

House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler. | Alex Brandon/AP Photo */ ]]> Articles of impeachment are headed to the House floor. It took three days of meetings, marked by inflamed rhetoric and increasingly personal disputes, but the Judiciary [...]

Poll: Biden continues to dominate among black voters

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden. | Scott Olson/Getty Images */ ]]> Joe Biden continues to hold a wide lead in the Democratic primary among African-Americans, according to a new poll that also shows black voters believe the [...]