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Councilwoman reconciles with anonymous caller who left threatening voicemail

Councilwoman reconciles with anonymous caller who left threatening voicemail

iStock(NEW YORK) — A newly-elected Massachusetts city councilwoman who publicized an intimidating anonymous voicemail, was confronted by the caller, again. This time the conversation was less about hate and more about “reconciliation.”Earlier this week, Councilwoman Julia Mejia posted a five-minute video on YouTube where she used a man’s hateful voicemail to send a message to…

Trump impeachment trial live updates: Democrats make case for ‘obstruction of Congress’

Trump impeachment trial live updates: Democrats make case for ‘obstruction of Congress’

uschools/iStock(WASHINGTON) — House managers, who continue to argue the Senate should subpoena additional witnesses and documents from an uncooperative White House, on Friday will detail President Donald Trump’s resistance in making their case for the second article of impeachment — “obstruction of Congress” — in their final day of arguments when his trial resumes at…

Elizabeth Warren campaign lays out strategy for primaries and beyond

Elizabeth Warren campaign lays out strategy for primaries and beyond

ABC (NEW YORK) — The campaign manager for 2020 hopeful Elizabeth Warren, Roger Lau, outlined the campaign’s goals to secure nearly 2,000 delegates and win the nomination — as well as take back the Senate, expand the majority in the House and flip state legislatures across the country — in a memo to supporters Friday…

Trump amplifies attacks on White House official over impeachment testimony

Trump amplifies attacks on White House official over impeachment testimony

Official White House Photo by Shealah Craighead(WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump on Friday amplified attacks on a key impeachment witness and Purple Heart veteran, after Democrats played clips of his testimony during the Senate trial the night before.Trump shared a Fox News clip of Republican Sen. Marsha Blackburn of Tennessee sharply criticizing U.S. Army Lt.…

Trump campaign launches new anti-impeachment TV ad amid Senate trial

Trump campaign launches new anti-impeachment TV ad amid Senate trial

Official White House Photo by Joyce N. Boghosian(WASHINGTON) — As Democrats lay out their impeachment case against President Donald Trump on the Senate floor, his reelection campaign continues to build its support base off of the impeachment — this time with a new television ad.The ad, captured by ad research firm CMAG/Kantar in Washington, D.C.,…

The evidence revealed since Trump’s impeachment but still in question at Senate trial

The evidence revealed since Trump’s impeachment but still in question at Senate trial

rarrarorro/iStock(WASHINGTON) — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi held on to the articles of impeachment for almost a month before delivering them to the Senate — a decision that Republicans blasted as inconsistent with her claim it was urgent to remove President Donald Trump to protect the integrity of the 2020 election.While critics argue she undercut the…

Democrats use videos to help make their case in Senate impeachment trial

Democrats use videos to help make their case in Senate impeachment trial

ABC News(WASHINGTON) — Senators were settling in for a long day of constitutional arguments for impeachment Thursday afternoon when a familiar sound snapped the room to attention: the voice of President Donald Trump. Republicans and Democrats turned to face the bank of television screens in the chamber as Rep. Adam Schiff teed up a now-infamous…