Politics

An egret looks for food along Valhalla Pond in Riverview, Fla.
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January 23, 2020 - 11:14 am
The Trump administration appears ready to move ahead with its plan to remove protections for some of the nation's millions of miles, streams and arroyos, completing one of its most far-reaching environmental rollbacks. Read more here.
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In this image from video, House impeachment manager Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., holds redacted documents as he speaks during the impeachment trial against President Donald Trump in the Senate at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2020.
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January 23, 2020 - 7:34 am
The challenge is becoming increasingly clear for House Democrats prosecuting President Donald Trump's impeachment case as the Senate convenes for a second day of arguments in the landmark trial. Read more here.
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House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff, D-Calif., accompanied by the impeachment managers, speaks to reporters, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2020.
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January 22, 2020 - 2:07 pm
The U.S. Senate began hearing opening arguments Wednesday in President Donald Trump's impeachment trial with proceedings now on a fast track. First up: Democratic House managers making their case that Trump abused his presidential power and should be removed from office. Read more here.
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Presiding officer Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts speaks during the impeachment trial against President Donald Trump in the Senate at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2020.
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January 22, 2020 - 7:31 am
Just before 1 a.m., as tempers on the U.S. Senate floor had started to wear thin, Chief Justice John Roberts reminded senators, House impeachment managers and President Donald Trump's defense team who was in charge.
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In this image from video, impeachment manager Rep. Zoe Lofgren, D-Calif., speaks in support of an amendment offered by Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., during the impeachment trial against President Donald Trump in the Senate at the U.S. Capitol.
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January 22, 2020 - 7:22 am
The U.S. Senate plunged into President Donald Trump's impeachment trial with Republicans abruptly abandoning plans to cram opening arguments into two days but solidly rejecting Democratic demands for more witnesses to expose what they deem Trump's "trifecta" of offenses. Read more here.
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Hillary Clinton participates in the Hulu "Hillary" panel during the Winter 2020 Television Critics Association Press Tour, on Friday, Jan. 17, 2020, in Pasadena, Calif.
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AP News
January 21, 2020 - 10:24 am
Hillary Clinton says "nobody likes" her former presidential rival Bernie Sanders, even as the Vermont senator remains entrenched among the front-runners in the Democratic race, with the Iowa caucus beginning in less than two weeks. Read more here.
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Democratic leader Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., right, and Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., walk on the steps in the U.S. Capitol on the first full day of the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump.
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AP News
January 21, 2020 - 9:55 am
President Donald Trump's impeachment trial is set to unfold at the Capitol, a contentious proceeding over whether to remove him from office for pressuring Ukraine to investigate his Democratic rivals and obstructing Congress' ensuing investigation. Read the latest here.
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A general view during the 2017 Women's March in Philadelphia.
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Hadas Kuznits
January 17, 2020 - 11:03 am
The fourth annual Women's March on Philadelphia is happening on Saturday, and organizers say this it's just as important as the previous three, if not more so. Read more here.
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In this image from video, presiding officer Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts swears in members of the Senate for the impeachment trial against President Donald Trump at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Thursday, Jan. 16, 2020.
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January 16, 2020 - 2:07 pm
The U.S. Senate opened the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump with quiet ceremony Thursday, senators standing at their desks to swear an oath of “impartial justice” as jurors on the president's fate. Read more here.
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The morning sun rises over the White House on March 24, 2019 in Washington, DC.
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AP News
January 16, 2020 - 10:33 am
The White House violated federal law in withholding security assistance to Ukraine, an action at the center of President Donald Trump's impeachment, a federal watchdog agency said Thursday.
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