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Democrats wrestle with impeachment question

Democrats are still grasping for an effective response to Robert Mueller’s report after leaving an opening for President Donald Trump to mount a furious and fact-twisting weekend victory lap. The party’s House majority is scheduled to hold a conference call at 5 p.m. ET Monday to discuss next steps following the report. And Democratic House…MORE

Defense Department announces deaths of US service members in Iraq and Qatar

The US Department of Defense over the weekend identified two US service members killed in non-combat related incidents in Iraq and Qatar. Army Spc. Ryan Dennis Orin Riley, 22, of Richmond, Kentucky, died Saturday in Ninawa Province in Iraq. Riley was supporting the effort against al Qaeda as part of Operation Inherent Resolve, according to…MORE

The 5 biggest 2020 stories to watch this week, ranked

With 288 days until the Iowa caucuses and a record number of Democratic candidates, the 2020 election is already in full swing.¬†Every Sunday, I’ll tell you the 5 BIG storylines you need to know to understand the upcoming week on the campaign trail. And they’re ranked — so the #1 story is the most important…MORE

Giuliani knocks Mueller’s investigators as ‘unfair’ to Trump

Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani went after special counsel Robert Mueller’s team on Sunday, calling the investigators “unfair” to his client, President Donald Trump. Giuliani, speaking on CNN’s “State of the Union,” even went as far as to characterize one member of Mueller’s team as a “hitman” as he described the special counsel’s…MORE

Cain and Moore wouldn’t shift the Fed. A Trump 2020 victory might

President Donald Trump’s selection of former Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain and former Trump campaign adviser Stephen Moore to fill two open seats on the Federal Reserve board has unleashed a wave of anxiety about the independence of the world’s most powerful central bank. But even if they were to make it through Senate confirmation…MORE