Tag: Democrats

Trudeau government passes confidence test with support from New Democrats

OTTAWA – The federal Liberal government avoided defeat with help from the NDP on Wednesday as the two joined forces to pass a multibillion-dollar spending bill in the House of Commons and avert a summer election. The result had been considered a foregone conclusion after the Liberals assured the New Democrats’ support — and their…

Laura Ingraham says Democrats don't care about violence in Chigago, 'no political leverage'

Laura Ingraham accused Democrats of hypocrisy Tuesday, criticizing them for not doing anything about Chicago’s violence problems, saying they won’t act because there’s no political leverage for them. “Most Democrats will go to great lengths to say how much they care about black people,” Ingraham said. “Yet, weekend after weekend of horrific killings of African-Americans…

In impeachment document, Democrats say Trump endangers security, Trump denies

WASHINGTON/PALM BEACH, Fla. (Reuters) – Democratic U.S. lawmakers leading the impeachment case against Republican President Donald Trump said on Saturday the president must be removed from office to protect national security and preserve the country’s system of government. U.S. President Donald Trump speaks as he welcomes the 2019 NCAA National Championship Football team the Louisiana…

U.S. Democrats sharpen the impeachment knives as Republicans defend Trump

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Democrats on Monday sought to bolster the case for impeaching President Donald Trump, describing his pressuring of Ukraine to investigate a political rival as a “clear and present danger” to free and fair elections and national security. In a hearing that could lay the groundwork for a vote later this week…