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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December 09, 2019 - 8:58 am
LISTEN NOW as the House Judiciary Committee holds its second hearing on the Trump impeachment inquiry. The House Judiciary Committee will be hearing evidence on Monday morning from lawyers of both parties, Republicans and Democrats. This process aims to determine whether or not President Trump...
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December 04, 2019 - 6:30 am
The House Judiciary Committee will have a public hearing Wednesday into the impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump. Tuesday, Democrats released the House Intelligence Committee's impeachment report written by Adam Schiff, Chairman of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence,...
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Impeachment hearings
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
November 17, 2019 - 3:04 pm
The impeachment drama continues into this week with more hearings. Meanwhile members of the House Intelligence Committee are debating the implications of what they've already heard—and the different takeaways from Democrats and Republicans are stark.
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Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards celebrates with his wife Donna Edwards as he arrives to address supporters at his election night watch party in Baton Rouge, La., Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019. (AP Photo/Matthew Hinton)
WCBS 880 Newsroom
November 17, 2019 - 3:03 am
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana’s voters have reelected Democratic Gov. John Bel Edwards to a second term, deep in the heart of the conservative South. Saturday’s election outcome shocked Republicans who hoped to reclaim the seat on the strength of President Donald Trump’s popularity. The...
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Trish Bergin Weichbrodt
Islip Town Republican Committee
WCBS 880 Newsroom
November 14, 2019 - 6:26 pm
The list of potential candidates continues to grow for Long Island Congressman Peter King’s seat in the House, just days after he announced he would not seek re-election.
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November 13, 2019 - 3:00 am
The public impeachment hearing involving President Donald Trump will begin Wednesday morning. The inquiry will include three public hearings from three State Department officials. On Wednesday the public will hear from Bill Taylor, a top U.S. diplomat in Ukraine, and George Kent, a high-level...
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Jerry Nadler
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
November 01, 2019 - 7:58 pm
What’s next in the impeachment inquiry as the process heads into public view? Democratic Rep. Jerry Nadler, whose committee would draw up the articles of impeachment, spoke with WCBS 880’s Marla Diamond.
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New York State Capitol Buidling
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April 30, 2019 - 3:43 pm
The state Senate's Republican minority has introduced a package of legislation that it says would counter changes made to New York's criminal justice system by majority Democrats.
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Electoral College Protest
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April 03, 2019 - 2:11 pm
The hottest position in the Democratic presidential field is abolishing the Electoral College, but it might not be the best idea.
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