Politics

Rebekah Sager
January 23, 2020 - 2:15 pm
LISTEN NOW as day three of the Trump Senate impeachment trial begins. The Senate impeachment trial for President Donald Trump continues for the third day. This day will consist of House Managers making opening statements for the second day in a row. On Wednesday, the first day of opening statements...
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US President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with his Iraqi counterpart Barham Salih at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2020. Trump's two-day stay in Davos is a test of his ability to balance anger over being impeached with a desire to project leadership on the world stage. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Associated Press
January 22, 2020 - 6:16 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump set a presidential record for activity on his favorite social media platform Wednesday, tweeting and retweeting at length about the Senate impeachment trial, the Democrats who want to replace him and much, much more. By 4:25 p.m. ET, Trump had barreled...
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Jack Ciattarelli
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Wayne Cabot
January 22, 2020 - 3:39 pm
A former Republican lawmaker is launching a campaign to challenge Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy in next year's gubernatorial contest.
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U.S. President Donald Trump flashes a thumbs-up as he arrives at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2020. The 50th annual meeting of the forum is taking place in Davos from Jan. 21 until Jan. 24, 2020. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)
Associated Press
January 22, 2020 - 5:35 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Senate plunged into President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial with Republicans abruptly abandoning plans to cram opening arguments into two days but solidly rejecting Democratic demands for more witnesses to expose what they deem Trump’s “trifecta” of offenses. The...
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Hillary Clinton participates in the Hulu "Hillary" panel during the Winter 2020 Television Critics Association Press Tour, on Friday, Jan. 17, 2020, in Pasadena, Calif. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)
Associated Press
January 21, 2020 - 8:11 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — In an abrupt about-face, Hillary Clinton said Tuesday night that she would endorse her 2016 rival Bernie Sanders if he wins the Democratic nomination to face President Donald Trump in November. The former secretary of state had earlier refused to say whether she would endorse...
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo
New York Governors Office
Steve Burns
January 21, 2020 - 6:57 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Tuesday revealed his latest budget proposal as he tries to deal with a huge deficit.
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Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg speaks at the Greenwood Cultural Center in Tulsa, Okla., Sunday, Jan. 19, 2020. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
WCBS 880 Newsroom
January 21, 2020 - 6:42 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg launched a new impeachment-focused television ad Tuesday urging the Senate to remove President Donald Trump from office. The ad will run in 27 states, including states represented by vulnerable Republican senators, and be Bloomberg...
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Donald Trump
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
January 21, 2020 - 6:20 pm
After some last-minute tweaks on Tuesday, the proposed rules for President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial now largely mirror the ones used for the trial of former President Bill Clinton.
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President Donald Trump delivers the opening remarks at the World Economic Forum, Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2020, in Davos. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)
Associated Press
January 21, 2020 - 5:38 pm
DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — President Donald Trump looked past the impeachment drama unfolding in Washington on Tuesday, turning his speech at an economic forum in the Swiss Alps into an unabashed sales pitch for the “blue-collar boom” in the U.S. economy that he says took place on his watch. Trump...
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Sheldon Silver
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Associated Press
January 21, 2020 - 5:36 pm
An appeals court has upheld former New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver's corruption conviction but ordered a resentencing after reversing his conviction on some charges.
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