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Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks ahead of a House vote authorizing an impeachment inquiry into U.S. President Trump in Washington

What comes next in the House’s impeachment inquiry into Trump

On Thursday, House Speaker Rep. Nancy Pelosi announced the House Judiciary Committee will take the next step of drafting articles of impeachment.

Nancy Pelosi says House will move forward with articles of impeachment against Trump

Pelosi said that "the president leaves us with no choice but to act," decrying his actions as "in defiance of our founders."

Elizabeth Warren just tweeted at Larry Page that Congress will still hold him accountable for Google, regardless of his job title

The presidential candidate, who has made regulating big tech a key part of her campaign, said Page was still responsible for Google's practices.
Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., conducts a news conference in the Capitol Visitor Center responding to negative comments by President Trump that were directed at the freshmen House Democrats on Monday, July 15, 2019.

A Republican Florida congressional candidate implied in a fundraising email that Ilhan Omar should be hanged

The campaign email comes after Omar's GOP opponent Danielle Stella was banned from Twitter for suggesting that Omar be tried and hanged for treason.
A protester wears a mask painted with Xinjiang or East Turkestan's flag and tears of blood in Brussels, Belgium, in April 2018.

House overwhelmingly passes bill to sanction Chinese officials over abuse and detention of Muslims in Xinjiang, further spiking tensions with China

The bill, called The Uighur Act of 2019, condemns human rights abuses against Uighur Muslims in China's autonomous Xinjiang.
Joe Biden, right, and his son Hunter, left, are seen above in April 2016.

Congressional Republicans are repeating many baseless conspiracy theories in Trump’s impeachment inquiry. Here’s why they’re all bog...

The GOP-controlled Senate Intelligence Committee's own investigation into the matter turned up no evidence that Ukraine interfered in the 2016 election.

Ilhan Omar’s Republican opponent was banned from Twitter after suggesting the congresswoman should be tried for treason and hanged

The Republican campaign promoted a wild conspiracy theory that Omar had illegally shared sensitive government information with Qatar and Iran.
The crowd cheered as Donald Trump looked at them at a campaign rally for GOP midterm candidates in Florida.

Republicans lost seats in Congress last year because of Trump’s trade war, according to a new study

"Trump's trade war may have been a significant contributor to the Republican Party's weak showing in the 2018 House elections," the researchers said.

The White House and Congress are barreling toward another government shutdown deadline

Without progress on border security, Washington will either face another short-term spending fix or a Christmas shutdown for the second year in a row.

Here’s why two weeks of bombshell testimony in Trump’s impeachment inquiry won’t matter to House Republicans

Trump has strong support among the Republican party's base, making it politically dangerous for Republican members of Congress to turn on him.