Month: May 2019

Kamala Harris accuses Donald Trump of causing ‘constitutional crisis’

Sen. Kamala Harris, a 2020 presidential contender, joined House Democrats in accusing President Trump of causing a constitutional crisis. “I think we’re seeing a breakdown of Constitutional responsibilities,” she said on CNN Sunday. “It is fair to say …

Kamala Harris rips Donald Trump over Kim Jong-un relationship

2020 Democratic presidential hopeful Sen. Kamala Harris on Sunday criticized President Trump’s relationship with North Korea and its leader, Kim Jong-un. “We cannot put our arms and embrace this North Korean dictator in the way this president has done,…

Adam Schiff: Democrats may fine Trump officials who defy subpoenas $25,000 per day

House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff said Sunday that Democrats are considering using the power of inherent contempt to fine Trump officials that resist their subpoenas. “We’re going to have to enforce much of this in court,” he said on AB…

AP Explains: Militias have patrolled US border for decades

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) – An armed group in New Mexico whose leader faces federal firearms possession charges drew national attention last month for detaining asylum-seeking Central American families near the U.S.-Mexico border. It’s not the first time …

Suddenly starless Wisconsin GOP plots rebuild for 2020

MADISON, Wis. (AP) – Republicans determined to deliver Wisconsin for President Donald Trump next year will be doing it with a party working to rebuild after the departure of its two biggest stars and a rough midterm election that sent it reeling. The W…