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Trump impeachment prosecutor: Philippine EJK victims, kin look to U.S. for rule of law

Jan 25, 2020 - 2:02 PM

'They’re not going turn to Russia. They’re not going turn to China…. They look to us because we are still the indispensable nation. They look to us because we have a rule of law,' says US Congressman Adam Schiff

RULE OF LAW. US Congressman Adam Schiff says the Philippines looks to the United States for rule of law. Screenshot from Adam Schiff's Twitter

Trump sought to cheat to win re-election, Democrats charge at trial

Jan 23, 2020 - 8:17 AM

'If this conduct is not impeachable, then nothing is,' says head of prosecution Adam Schiff

UNDER FIRE. US President Donald Trump pauses while speaking at the Economic Club of New York at the New York Hilton Midtown November 12, 2019, in New York, New York. Photo by Brendan Smialowski/AFP

Democrats name prosecutors for Trump impeachment trial

Jan 16, 2020 - 1:12 AM

Adam Schiff, the Democratic lawmaker who led the House impeachment investigation into Donald Trump, will lead the prosecution team

PROSECUTION LEAD. In this file photo, U.S. House Intelligence Committee Chairman Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) speaks during a news conference at the U.S. Capitol on October 15, 2019 in Washington, DC. Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images/AFP

Trump on trial: the road to impeachment

Dec 04, 2019 - 8:22 AM

Here are the next steps of the process of impeaching US President Donald Trump:

DAMAGING. This photo of a computer screen shows a copy of the Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Report of The Trump-Ukraine Impeachment Inquiry Report on December 3, 2019 in Washington,DC.  Photo by Eric Baradat/AFP

Lawmakers to consider drawing up Trump impeachment articles

Dec 04, 2019 - 7:32 AM

(UPDATED) The House Intelligence Committee report published Tuesday accuses US President Donald Trump of subverting national security as he pressured Ukraine for dirt on a Democratic election rival

WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 03: The House Intelligence Committee's Trump-Ukraine Impeachment Inquiry Report was released December 03, 2019 in Washington, DC. The report says the committee's investigation 'uncovered a months-long effort by President Trump to use the powers of his office to solicit foreign interference on his behalf in the 2020 election.' (Photo Illustration by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) CHIP SOMODEVILLA / GETTY IMAGES NORTH AMERICA / AFP

Democratic head of Trump impeachment inquiry: His conduct worse than Nixon's

Nov 22, 2019 - 2:48 PM

'What we've seen here is far more serious than a third-rate burglary of the Democratic headquarters,' says House Intelligence Committee chairman Adam Schiff

IMPEACHABLE: File photo of US House Intelligence Committee Chairman Representative Adam Schiff. Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images/AFP

Trump impeachment probe claims 'dramatic progress'

Oct 16, 2019 - 1:03 PM

House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff says 5 witnesses backed up allegations of misuse of power that could underpin formal impeachment charges

ADAM SCHIFF. US House Intelligence Committee Chairman Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) speaks during a news conference at the U.S. Capitol October 15, 2019 in Washington, DC. Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images/AFP

Trump lashes out at rising impeachment storm

Oct 03, 2019 - 11:34 AM

The US president resorts to coarse language in his broadsides against the investigation and his adversaries conducting it

US President Donald Trump speaks during a joint press conference with Finnish President Sauli Niinisto (not shown) in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC, on October 2, 2019. (Photo by Brendan Smialowski / AFP)

Trump's personal lawyer subpoenaed in Russia probe

Jun 01, 2017 - 8:29 AM

The House Intelligence committee said it had approved subpoenas for Michael Cohen and for Trump s former national security advisor Michael Flynn to appear before them and supply document

SUBPOENAED. In this file photo, attorney Michael Cohen arrives at Trump Tower for meetings with President-elect Donald Trump on December 16, 2016 in New York. Bryan R. Smith/AFP

Top U.S. lawmakers see no evidence for Trump wiretap claim

Mar 16, 2017 - 5:44 PM

We don t have any evidence that that took place Devin Nunes the Republican head of the congressional committee looking into the allegation says at a press conference Wednesday March 15

NUNES AND SCHIFF. House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes (R-CA) (R), and ranking member Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) speak to the media about Committee's investigation into Russian interference in the U.S. presidential election, at the U.S. Capitol on March 15, 2017 in Washington, DC. Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images/AFP