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House Democrats accelerate impeachment inquiry

“We’ll be busy,” said House Intelligence Chairman Adam Schiff of his committee’s activities during the scheduled two-week recess that will end Oct. 15. | Samuel Corum/Getty Images congress Democrats are issuing new subpoenas and some…

‘I wish he would shut the heck up’:…

Sen. John Kennedy said Rudy Giuliani is as "wild as a March hare." | Patrick Semansky/AP Photo congress Even some of president's closest Hill allies say Giuliani isn't helping the president. By MELANIE ZANONA 09/27/2019…

Republican senators accuse whistleblower of hearsay

Sen. Tim Scott. | Alex Wong/Getty Images Senate Republicans are questioning the credibility of the whistleblower who filed a complaint that triggered an impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump, parroting the rhetoric of the White…

House Intel to work through recess on impeachment…

House Intelligence Chairman Adam Schiff. | Samuel Corum/Getty Images Members of the House Intelligence Committee are planning to return to Washington next week despite a scheduled congressional recess, and may hold a hearing next Friday,…

October Democratic debate will be on one night

Democratic presidential candidates on stage during the Democratic Presidential Debate in Houston. | Win McNamee/Getty Images The Democratic National Committee intends to hold its fourth presidential primary debate on one night in October, packing the…

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What mattered, and what didn’t, at UNGA 2019

TAKING STOCK: After 600 events, more than 100 leaders’ speeches, and dozens of protests that saw more than 4 million people hit the streets, it’s time to separate the substance from the fluff. Here are…

When Impeachment Meets a Broken Congress

Tim Alberta is chief political correspondent at Politico Magazine. Abigail Spanberger catapults herself out of a chair, yanks on two desk drawers and pinches a stack of white notecards, plopping them onto the table between…