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Mark Meadows: ‘Adam Schiff has amnesia’ regarding his committee denying Trump a fair process

House Freedom Caucus member Rep. Mark Meadows, R-N.C., said that Lead House Impeachment Manager Adam Schiff, D-Calif., appears to have amnesia, as he lambasts Republicans for allegedly preventing a fair Senate impeachment trial.

Sean Hannity: Any GOP senators who side with Dems on impeachment will become part of ‘charade’

Sean Hannity said in his Tuesday monologue that moderate Republican senators who waffle and consider allowing Democrats “special treatment” in regard to President Trump’s impeachment risk becoming part of the opposition party’s “charade.”

CNN’s Jeffrey Toobin praises Schiff, Dems: ‘I don’t want to sound like a partisan,’ but they’ve been ‘so much better’

CNN chief legal analyst Jeffrey Toobin showered House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff, D-Calif, and other Democrats with praise over their handling of the impeachment trial, declaring they’re “so much better” than President Trump’s defense team. 

Rep. Pramila Jayapal endorses Bernie Sanders for president

Rep. Pramila Jayapal, D-Wash., officially endorsed presidential hopeful Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., on Sunday, announcing that she would campaign alongside him in Des Moines, Iowa, before the crucial state caucuses just over two weeks away.

Doug Collins: House Democratic leader’s remark about letting Trump ‘prove innocence’ should alarm Americans

House Judiciary Committee ranking member Doug Collins, R-Ga., said Democrats are exposing their true contempt for the Constitution and the individual rights therein with how they are conducting the impeachment of President Trump.

Both sides of the aisle call for fair, dignified Senate impeachment trial: ‘It’s a process of democracy’

With the impeachment trial against President Trump looming in the Senate, lawmakers and politicians on both sides of the aisle are calling for managers to follow the Constitution and keep to a fair and balanced approach.

Newt Gingrich: Trump impeachment will bring Pelosi and House Democrats condemnation by history

The judgement of history on the Trump impeachment is going to be that a group of scoundrels in control of the U.S. House of Representatives placed partisan interests above the country, undermined the Constitution, weakened America in the world, and lied about the duly elected president of the United States.

House Democrats release new Parnas documents showing contact with Nunes aide

House Democrats released another batch of documents from indicted Rudy Giuliani associate Lev Parnas on Friday, including messages that showed Parnas was in contact with a staffer for House Intelligence Committee ranking member Devin Nunes, R-Calif.

Former Iraqi refugee trying to unseat Ilhan Omar: She is doing ‘irreparable harm’ to the country

Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., is doing “irreparable” damage to the United States, Minnesota Republican U.S. congressional candidate Dalia Al-Aqidi said Friday.

Rep. Brian Mast: Politically motivated Dems tried to ‘steal’ moment of reflection for fallen soldiers

Congressional Democrats in a hearing on Capitol Hill Tuesday tried to “steal” a moment of reflection about fallen U.S. military members because it didn’t align with their political agenda, retired Army Ranger and double amputee Rep. Brian Mast, R-Fla., said Friday.

Pelosi hands out souvenir pens, Dems slammed for gloating as House delivers Trump impeachment articles

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi drew criticism Wednesday for handing out commemorative pens — with her name on them — after signing the resolution to transmit two articles of impeachment against President Trump to the Senate for trial.

Parnas, in rare interview, undermines House Dems’ claims that Trump team surveilled Ukraine ambassador

Lev Parnas, the indicted associate of President Trump’s personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani, on Wednesday night unequivocally undercut House Democrats’ explosive new suggestion that Trump associates had the former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch under surveillance, saying text messages that seemingly suggested Yovanovitch was being monitored were just the ramblings of a “drunk.”

Crucial Nevada union sends warning to 2020 Dems: Leave our health-care plans alone

With the Nevada caucuses just under two months away, presidential candidates have been making a final push in the Silver State to court one of the most sought-after voter bases – union workers.

Arizona Rep. Kirkpatrick seeks treatment for alcoholism after fall

Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick, D-Ariz., announced Wednesday that she will receive treatment for alcoholism after she was seriously injured in a fall she said was the result of her condition. 

Ken Starr: There’s an ‘incoherence’ to Nadler’s impeachment claim

Former independent counsel Kenneth Starr reacted on Wednesday to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s announcement of the seven lawmakers who will serve as impeachment managers to prosecute the case against President Trump in his imminent Senate trial saying, “I think the speaker chose well and wisely other than I have some reservations about [House Judiciary Committee Chairman] Jerry Nadler in terms of his courtroom abilities.”

Jonathan Turley: Pelosi ‘played into’ McConnell’s hands, ‘destroyed’ her own case for impeachment

Cosntitutional law professor Jonathan Turley laid out a sweeping indictment of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., arguing that her impeachment strategy backfired and gave Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., the upper hand.

Solomon Wisenberg: Senate impeachment trial – A guide for the perplexed (and the curious)

For those who want an unbiased view about the state of the law and historical practice on impeachment as we approach the Senate trial of President Donald Trump, here are a few tentative questions and answers.

Sen. Marco Rubio: Pelosi’s Trump impeachment delay failed – Senate will hold open and evenhanded trial

The Senate’s role is not to undertake a new inquiry, but rather to conduct a trial based on the articles of impeachment passed by the House and decide whether removing a president from office is warranted.