WASHINGTON, February 2, 2020 — With lofty rhetoric and appeals to history and legacy, House Impeachment Manager Adam Schiff (D-CA) on Monday argued one last time for the impeachment of President Donald Trump. But after a vote on whether to hear from additional witnesses failed Friday, largely along partisan […]
Lawrence Lease spent the last two years in our nation's capital and now resides in Tampa Florida. He is currently studying Mass Communications with a focus on news and magazine writing at the University of South Florida.
Current and former Democratic presidential contenders on Friday criticized the Democratic National Committee for changing debate qualification requirements in a way that favored former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg.
The Senate voted largely along party lines on Friday to move forward with President Trump’s impeachment trial without calling for additional witnesses. The bottom line: The 49-51 vote was largely expected, after two out of four key Republicans backed away from allowing more witnesses in the trial — Sens. Lamar […]
WASHINGTON, January 30, 2020 — Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-TN)’s announcement that he will not support additional witnesses or document subpoenas in the impeachment trial, almost guarantees that no witnesses will be called. At best, Democrats can hope for a 50-50 tie when the Senate votes Friday on a resolution […]
Just hours after former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn argued in a court filing that prosecutorial misconduct in his case had been so egregious that it warranted dismissing the case entirely, prosecutors backed away from the harsh language they’d used in months past and said probation would be […]