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December 13, 2019 - 10:35 am
WASHINGTON (WBEN/AP) — Impeachment charges against President Donald Trump went to the full House on Friday, following approval by the House Judiciary Committee. The House is expected to take up the two articles of impeachment next week. The abuse of power charge stems from Trump’s July phone call...
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October 31, 2019 - 6:50 pm
WASHINGTON (AP/WBEN) - On Thursday, the house voted to lay out ground rules for the impeachment inquiry as it enters its public phase - but what comes next? "Inquiry begins this process of what I think will eventually lead to an article of impeachment or articles of impeachment," said political...
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October 31, 2019 - 12:54 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats rammed a package of ground rules for their impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump through a sharply divided House Thursday, the chamber's first formal vote in a fight that could stretch into the 2020 election year. The tally was 232-196, with all Republicans who...
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Congresswoman Louise Slaughter's funeral in will include speeches from Former House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Hillary Clinton. The long-serving Buffalo and Rochester area representative is being laid to rest with a public service in the Eastman Theater in Rochester. Follow along with LIVE video here:
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Washington (AP/WBEN) - Senate leaders have brokered a long-sought budget agreement that would shower the Pentagon and domestic programs with an extra $300 billion over the next two years. Senators hope to approve the measure Thursday and send it to the House for a confirming vote before the...
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