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Working over pizza with Democratic lawyers and aides, they prepared for Monday's hearing with majority and minority lawyers who will argue for and against impeachment, using the evidence gathered by the committees.

“We’ll bring articles of impeachment presumably before the committee at some point later in the week,” House Judiciary Committee ChairmanJerry Nadler says.

"The fact that this president seems, in a very transactional way, doubling down on (the U.S.-Saudi relationship), and telling us it's because of just financial interests, is unacceptable," Sen. Cory Booker says in light of the Pensacola naval base shooting

The Trump campaign runs misleading anti-impeachment Facebook ads

China's trade with the United States sank again in November as negotiators worked on the first stage of a possible deal to end a tariff war


"Your indifference cost these men and women their most valuable commodity: time." Jon Stewart receives a standing ovation from 9/11 first responders after slamming lawmakers for failing to fund programs providing healthcare to the first responders

ONE LESS: Scott Pappalardo owned his AR-15 rifle for more than 30 years. He even has a Second Amendment tattoo on his arm. This weekend, he destroyed his gun “to make sure this weapon will be ever be able to take a life.”

Father of Parkland victim slams NRA videos: "If this was put out by a terrorist organization, we would be raising the terror threat level in this country. Why are we letting this lobby have anything to do with DC? I don't understand it!"

Former Pres. Barack Obama at Elijah Cummings' funeral: "I tell my daughters...being a strong man includes being kind. That there's nothing weak about kindness and compassion. There's nothing weak about looking out for others."

President Trump criticizes Steve Kerr and Gregg Popovich — both vocal critics of Trump — when asked about China putting pressure on the NBA: "They talk badly about the United States, but when it talks about China, they don't want to say anything bad"

JUST IN: Alleged SC church shooter will face the death penalty

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Speaker Nancy Pelosi: “We cannot have the president, every time he has an objection, to say I’ll shut down the government until you come to my way of thinking…If we hold the employees hostage now, they’re hostage forever.”

BREAKING: Pres. Trump: "Last night the United States brought the world's #1  terrorist leader to justice. Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is dead."

Rep. Ayanna Pressley: "I learned a long time ago that when change happens it's either because people see the light or they feel the fire. "We're lifting up these stories in the hopes that you will see the light. And if you don't, we will bring the fire."