Devin Nunes and Jim Jordan led the Republican attack against Democrats and impeachment witnesses on the first day of public hearings

Associated Press/Susan Walsh Republicans attempted a wide variety of defenses and lines of questioning during the first day of public impeachment hearings in Washington on Wednesday.  Some a.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 13th, 2019

The 5 impeachment witnesses who locked down the Democrats" case against Trump

Reuters Five days of impeachment inquiry hearings, held over the past two weeks, concluded Thursday.  The public heard from 12 people who testified about President Donald Trump's efforts to strongarm a critical ally into delivering political dir.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 23rd, 2019

The GOP warned Ambassador Sondland that he"d be "smeared" by Democrats in the impeachment hearing before turning around and smearing him themselves

Caroline Brehman/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images US Ambassador to the European Union Gordon Sondland gave public testimony as part of the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump on Wednesday.  Rep. Devin Nunes of Califo.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 20th, 2019

In a Freudian slip, Nunes accidentally referred to Volker and Morrison as "your witnesses" to Democrats, a telling sign of how badly this impeachment hearing is going for the GOP

AP Photo/Patrick Semansky This week's impeachment hearings kicked off on Tuesday with four officials scheduled to testify. They are: Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, top U.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 19th, 2019

Democratic witness bid seems doomed in Trump trial as Murkowski says no

Another key Republican announced opposition to calling witnesses in U.S. President Donald Trump's Senate impeachment trial, appearing to doom a bid by Democrats to have testimony in the trial and paving the way for Trump's expected acquittal......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 31st, 2020

Capitol Report: Schumer warns of reckoning for Republican senators who vote against witnesses in impeachment trial

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and other top Democrats on Friday are slamming an upcoming vote that looks set to result in a quick end to President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 31st, 2020

Democrats are losing the impeachment fight

Jonathan Ernst/Reuters Despite all the evidence and witnesses, Democrats are losing the public-opinion battle on impeachment. Republicans are outspending Democrats and h.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 15th, 2019

Nunes Sues CNN Over "Demonstrably False" Report During Impeachment Hearings

Nunes Sues CNN Over "Demonstrably False" Report During Impeachment Hearings Rep. Devin Nunes has sued CNN for defamation after the outlet alleged he met with a fired Ukrainian prosecutor in an attempt to obtain information that would be harm.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 3rd, 2019

What comes next in the impeachment inquiry hearings

Associated Press The impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump has officially moved into its public phase, and witnesses in the inquiry are beginning to testify in an open session before Congress. This week's impeachment hearings will kick of.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 21st, 2019

Devin Nunes Exposes The Democrats" 10 Most "Outlandish" Trump Conspiracy Theories

Devin Nunes Exposes The Democrats' 10 Most "Outlandish" Trump Conspiracy Theories "In their mania to attack the president, no conspiracy theory is too outlandish for the Democrats." Those were the 'fighting' words of a clearly f.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 20th, 2019

Fox News" primetime shows are framing impeachment as a win for Trump and a "disaster" for Democrats

Fox News' primetime coverage of the public impeachment hearings has been very critical of the proceedings.  The.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 19th, 2019

"It"s Lt. Col. Vindman": Active-duty Army officer sharply corrects congressman during Trump impeachment inquiry

AP Photo/Susan Walsh Army Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman corrected Republican Rep. Devin Nunes durin.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 19th, 2019

The number of Americans watching Trump"s impeachment hearings on TV pales in comparison to Nixon, and some are worried it could spell trouble for the Democrats

Associated Press/Susan Walsh Roughly 13 million people tuned in on TV to the first public impeachment hearing on Wednesday, drawing fewer view.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 16th, 2019

Who"s scheduled to publicly testify next in Trump"s impeachment hearings

Associated Press The impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump has officially moved into its public phase, and witnesses in the inquiry are beginning to testify in an open session before Congress. On Wednesday, the public phase of the .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 14th, 2019

Adam Schiff announces public hearings in impeachment probe will begin next Wednesday

Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call Democrats announced on Wednesday that the first public hearings in the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump will begin on November 13.  The public hearings will begin with testimony from Bill Tayl.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 6th, 2019

Judge rules that GOP Rep. Devin Nunes cannot sue Twitter over tweets made by parody accounts pretending to be his mother and his cow

AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite A Virginia judge dismissed a $250 million defamation lawsuit from Republican Rep. Devin Nunes of California against Twitter on Wednesday. Nunes filed the lawsuit against Twitter in March 2019, accusing the social media site .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 25th, 2020

Republican senator says he wishes John Bolton would"ve testified in Congress — months after he rejected calling for new witnesses during Trump"s impeachment

Alex Wong/Getty Images Republican Sen. Tim Scott says he wished former national security adviser John Bolton would have testified before Congress amid explosive claims from his tell-all book. "One of the things about making allegations in a.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 21st, 2020

Capitol Report: Republican lawmakers criticize Democrats for telling 5 public companies to return small-business loans

Republican members of a new watchdog panel on Wednesday push back against their Democratic colleagues’ demand that five public companies return emergency loans meant for small businesses hurt by the coronavirus crisis......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 13th, 2020

Key Words: ‘It’s a great time to go out’: California Republican Devin Nunes talks about life amid the coronavirus pandemic

“Let’s not hurt the working people in this country that are relying on wages and tips to keep their small business going,” Nunes told Fox News. “So don’t run to the grocery store and buy, you know, $4,000 of food, go to your local pub.”.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 15th, 2020

Alexander Vindman"s lawyer has hit back at Trump, accusing him of waging a "campaign of intimidation" against impeachment witnesses

David Pressman, an attorney for Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman has responded to President Donald Trump's attack on the key impeachment witness.  Pressman accused the president .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 9th, 2020

Key Words: Monica Lewinsky on Trump impeachment witnesses: ‘gee … I had to give that videoed witness testimony…’

Trump’s impeachment trial expected to end Friday after key Republican Sen. Lamar Alexander opposed hearing witnesses.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 31st, 2020