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New US congresswoman Rashida Tlaib wants to ?impeach the mother******?, but Donald Trump says that?s because Democrats can?t beat him in 2020

New US congresswoman Rashida Tlaib wants to ?impeach the mother******?, but Donald Trump says that?s because Democrats can?t beat him in 2020

One day into their new House majority, several US Democrats are trying to jump-start the impeachment action that many in the party have been talking about for two years. President Donald Trump pushed back on Friday, saying they?re only acting because they know they can?t win the White House in […]

US court rules in favour of Donald Trump?s ban on some transgender military recruits

US court rules in favour of Donald Trump?s ban on some transgender military recruits

A US court on Friday ruled in favour of a Trump administration policy barring certain transgender people from serving in the US armed forces, handing the president his first legal victory on the issue after several defeats. The US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit overturned a […]

Democrat-controlled House passes US shutdown bills but impasse remains

Democrat-controlled House passes US shutdown bills but impasse remains

US Democrats swept back to power on Thursday in the House of Representatives with veteran Nancy Pelosi at the helm, but they came face to face with what may be a new divided government normal in Washington: legislative gridlock. After the opening session of the 116th Congress in which Pelosi […]

Nancy Pelosi reclaims the US Speaker?s chair, under ?no illusions? in the age of Trump

Nancy Pelosi reclaims the US Speaker?s chair, under ?no illusions? in the age of Trump

Veteran Democratic lawmaker Nancy Pelosi was elected Speaker of the House Thursday for the second time, calling for unity but acknowledging she had ?no illusions? that working with Republicans will be easy in the era of Donald Trump. Democrats have regained control of the House of Representatives in the new […]

Battle-tested Democrat Nancy Pelosi returns to power in US House, a familiar role with new adversary Donald Trump

Battle-tested Democrat Nancy Pelosi returns to power in US House, a familiar role with new adversary Donald Trump

Nancy Pelosi is once again Washington?s most powerful woman, poised to reclaim the US House speaker?s gavel Thursday as opponent-in-chief to an impulsive and unpredictable President Donald Trump. Keeping Trump in check will be among the California Democrat?s top challenges as she presides over the House of Representatives through the […]