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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 [...]

House Democrats putting final touches on articles of impeachment

House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler. | Jacquelyn Martin/AP Photo */ ]]> The impeachment of President Donald Trump is about to reach the House floor. Democrats are slated to put the finishing touches on articles of impeachment [...]

Salvadoran woman marks 1 year in sanctuary near White House

WASHINGTON (AP) – Yoga. Meditation. English. These are some of the skills Rosa Gutiérrez López has learned since Dec. 10, 2018, when she became the first unauthorized immigrant to get refuge inside a religious institution in the Washington [...]

Azar, Verma battle for Trump’s favor amid White House showdown

*/ ]]> Even after Donald Trump had urged them to end their feud, the president’s top two health deputies couldn’t resist competing for his attention — and undermining each other on Twitter and cable TV. Seema Verma, who runs Medicare, [...]

White House moves up meeting with warring health officials

President Donald Trump listen as Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Seema Verma speaks during a meeting on women in healthcare in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington in March 2017. | Evan Vucci/AP [...]

‘A f—ing soap opera’: The health care drama riveting the White House

*/ ]]> They’re not obsessing about the impeachment imbroglio consuming the rest of the Washington. At the West Wing’s Navy mess, in hallway asides and at staff meetings, many White House aides just want to chatter about an increasingly [...]

House leaders racing the clock on government spending bill

WASHINGTON (AP) – House leaders are racing the clock and bracing for inevitable blowback on an emerging government-wide spending bill that’s likely to largely maintain President Donald Trump’s tactical ability to fund his much-sought [...]

House Democrats unveil articles of impeachment against Trump

*/ ]]> UPDATE 9:13 a.m.: House Democrats unveiled two articles of impeachment, accusing President Donald Trump of abuse of power and obstruction of Congress. Story Continued Below The Judiciary Committee is slated to vote on the articles [...]

White House backs emerging deal on consumer health costs

WASHINGTON (AP) – The White House endorsed an emerging bipartisan agreement Monday on legislation aimed at curbing rising health care costs, including taking steps to limit “surprise” medical bills that can plague patients treated [...]

Mike Pence: Not a ‘foregone conclusion’ that House impeaches Trump

Vice President Mike Pence said in a new interview that he’s not sure House Democrats can round up the votes to formally impeach President Trump. “I know that Speaker [Nancy] Pelosi has announced articles of impeachment, but I have to tell [...]