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Reaction to Mueller Report Divides Along Partisan Lines

In an era of deep polarization, Mr. Mueller’s 448-page report quickly became yet another case study in the disparate realities of American politics.
Tags: United States Politics and Government, Presidential Election of 2020, Impeachment, Democratic Party, Barr, William P, Mueller, Robert S III, Nadler, Jerrold, Collins, Douglas A (1966-, Gottheimer, Joshua S (1975-, Ocasio-Cortez, Alexandria

Mueller Report Does Nothing to Narrow a Vast Partisan Divide

As Democrats issued a subpoena demanding an unredacted copy of the report and condemned the president’s conduct, most Republican lawmakers remained silent on the findings.
Tags: United States Politics and Government, Presidential Election of 2020, Impeachment, Democratic Party, Barr, William P, Mueller, Robert S III, Nadler, Jerrold, Collins, Douglas A (1966-, Gottheimer, Joshua S (1975-, Ocasio-Cortez, Alexandria

Democrats Draw Closer to a Dicey Question: Whether to Impeach Trump

Democrats took the legal analysis in the special counsel’s report as a clear nod that Congress should make its own judgment on obstruction of justice.
Tags: News, Congress, House Of Representatives, Nancy, Trump, Democratic Party, Pelosi, Nadler, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Impeachment, Jerrold

Pelosi and Schumer call for Mueller to testify after Barr's 'partisan handling' of his report

Democrats are in an uproar over Attorney General William Barr's handling of the highly anticipated report by special counsel Robert Mueller.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Usa Today, Pelosi, Schumer, Mueller, Barr, Robert Mueller, William Barr

How Did Tech Billionaires’ Favorite Dem Become Bernie Sanders’ Co-Chair?

A few weeks before Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) launched his presidential campaign, he and Rep. Ro Khanna (D-CA) went out for what Khanna thought was going to be a late lunch focused on policy strategy. Over plates of greasy Chinese food, Khanna and Sanders talked about how technology and artificial intelligence are disrupting the economy and driving income inequality, how to help workers affected by those changes, their shared push to end U.S. involvement in the Yemen civil war, and Sanders’ br...
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Pelosi: Brexit must not imperil Irish peace accord

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi got a standing ovation following an address to members of the Irish parliament in which she said the ongoing Brexit uncertainty should not imperil the Good Friday accords. (April 17)            [Author: AP]
Tags: News, Ap, House, Nancy Pelosi, Brexit, Pelosi

Pelosi reaffirms U.S. support for Ireland amid Brexit impasse

Reaffirming a message of U.S. solidarity with Ireland first delivered in a speech on Monday in London, Pelosi said it was vital to keep a "seamless border" between the Irish Republic and British-ruled Northern Ireland after the UK exits the European Union. "I've said it before and I'll say it again, we must ensure that nothing happens in the Brexit discussions that imperils the Good Friday accord, including, but not limited to, the seamless border between the Irish Republic and Northern Ireland...
Tags: UK, London, News, European Union, Ireland, Northern Ireland, Brexit, Pelosi, Irish Republic

White House Memo: This Just In! Waiting for Mueller, Trump Passes Time Commenting on the News

In speeches, in interviews and on Twitter this week, the president has been a kind of town crier as he opines on the day’s news developments.
Tags: Twitter, Television, News, White House, Social Media, Tiger, Nancy, Anthony, Woods, Trump, Sanders, Bernard, Donna, Pelosi, Brazile, United States Politics and Government

Pelosi Says Democratic Party Has ‘No Taint’ Of Anti-Semitism

The House speaker said that just because others "want to accuse somebody of that doesn’t mean that we take that bait."
Tags: News, House, Pelosi, Democratic Party Has ` No Taint

Pelosi Combats Omar Critics: There’s ‘No Taint’ Of Anti-Semitism In Dem Party

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) brushed off the President’s ambush of a freshman member of her caucus — he accused Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) of anti-Semitism — by telling CNN there’s “no taint” of that behavior within her party. “I think the President is bankrupt of any ideas, I don’t want to talk about the President here because I’m overseas. Come see me in Washington, D.C. and I’ll tell you what I think about that and the President, but no,” she said. “We are not — we have no taint of that (...
Tags: News, Washington, Cnn, House, Nancy Pelosi, Anti-semitism, Trump, Omar, Democratic Party, Pelosi, Ilhan Omar, Nicole Lafond

Pelosi on Barr's redactions from Mueller report: 'Let's just see what he puts forth'

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said it's unclear how much Attorney General William Barr will redact in the release of special counsel Robert Mueller's report on Thursday, but argued "that's not necessarily going to be the final product" as Democrats continue to push for a full release of the report to Congress.
Tags: Cnn, House, Nancy Pelosi, Pelosi, Barr, Robert Mueller, William Barr

For Democrats, Ilhan Omar Is a Complicated Figure to Defend

After President Trump attacked the freshman Democrat from Minnesota on Twitter, Democrats pushed back. But they are choosing their words with caution.
Tags: News, Minnesota, Nancy, Muslim Americans, Trump, Sanders, Omar, Democratic Party, Bernard, Pelosi, Ilhan, United States Politics and Government, Ilhan Omar, Jews and Judaism

Pelosi: Democrats have 'no taint' of anti-Semitism in their party

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said the President is "bankrupt of any ideas" whenever he accuses the Democratic Party of pushing an anti-Semitic agenda and flatly denied the party was growing more hostile to Jews.
Tags: Cnn, House, Nancy Pelosi, Democratic Party, Pelosi

Pelosi laments Notre Dame fire, recalls visits to 'central place of faith'

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi expressed sadness over the partial destruction of the Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris that was damaged Monday by a catastrophic fire, saying the building endured a "tragedy."
Tags: Cnn, House, Paris, Nancy Pelosi, Notre Dame, Pelosi, Notre Dame Cathedral

Pelosi warns US will not strike Brexit trade deal with UK if Good Friday Agreement is undermined

Nancy Pelosi has said there will be no chance of a US trade deal with the UK if the Good Friday Agreement is undermined by Brexit.Speaking at the London School of Economics, the speaker of the US House of Representatives warned a future trading arrangement between the two countries is not guaranteed, and said it would not happen if the UK’s exit from the European Union violates the terms of the 1998 peace accord.Ms Pelosi said: “First of all it is very hard to pass a trade bill in the Congress o...
Tags: UK, News, Congress, Washington, US, European Union, Davos, United States, Ireland, Labour, House Of Representatives, Bill Clinton, Northern Ireland, Tony Blair, Nancy Pelosi, London School Of Economics

Muslim congresswoman Ilhan Omar sees spike in death threats after Trump's 9/11 tweet

US congresswoman Ilhan Omar has blamed Donald Trump for a spike in death threats against her after the president tweeted a video suggesting she was dismissive of the 9/11 terrorist attacks.  "This is endangering lives," she said, accusing Mr Trump of fomenting right-wing extremism. "It has to stop." Mr Trump has been heavily criticised for the tweet and accused by some of inciting violence against Ms Omar, who became one of the first Muslim women to sit in Congress in January. The video included...
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Pelosi warns Democrats of liberal 'menace' ahead of 2020 vote

US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Monday her Democratic Party must avoid the "menace" of liberal policies pushed by rising political stars if it wants to beat President Donald Trump in the 2020 election. The top congressional Democrat used an appearance at the London School of Economics to set out a centrist vision that could help woo Republican voters frustrated with Trump's approach. "When we won this election, it wasn't in districts like mine or Alexandria's," Pelosi said in reference to t...
Tags: News, US, House, Nancy Pelosi, Donald Trump, London School Of Economics, Alexandria, Trump, Democratic Party, Pelosi

Pelosi: Socialism ‘Not the View of the Democratic Party’

Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Sunday that she rejects the socialist ideology recently embraced by the left wing of her caucus and claimed that it does not represent a consensus position within the Democratic party.During an appearance on 60 Minutes Sunday evening, Pelosi told CBS's Leslie Stahl that the party has not succumbed to socialism despite the fact that all of its top 2020 presidential contenders have endorsed the elimination of the private health-insurance market.“It is allowing [Presid...
Tags: News, Minnesota, Congress, Medicare, Cbs, Michigan, Nancy Pelosi, Donald Trump, Bernie Sanders, Democratic Party, Pelosi, Stahl, Elizabeth Warren D Mass, Leslie Stahl, Ilhan Omar, Beto O Rourke

Trump continues attack on Ilhan Omar with 'hate statements' accusation

Trump singled out Nancy Pelosi for defending the congresswoman, who has received death threats following his tweets * Follow the latest updates in US politics liveDonald Trump departs Washington to travel to Minnesota Monday. Photograph: Carlos Barría/ReutersDonald Trump escalated his attack on congresswoman Ilhan Omar on Monday, saying she was “out of control” and criticizing Democrats for coming to her defense.Omar, a Muslim American from Minnesota, has said she has received an increased numb...
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Pelosi: AOC’s Progressive Faction Is ‘Like Five People’

House speaker Nancy Pelosi dismissed the progressive faction of her caucus led by Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez as "like five people."In a 60 Minutes interview that aired Sunday, Pelosi was asked whether she could unify the “self-described socialists" and the "moderates" among House Democrats.“By and large, whatever orientation they came to Congress with, they know that we have to hold the center. That we have to go down the mainstream,” she responded.“But it doesn't look like that...
Tags: News, Minnesota, Congress, America, House, Connecticut, Nancy Pelosi, Rolling Stone, Aoc, Pelosi, Stahl, Lesley Stahl, Ilhan Omar, Jahana Hayes, Alexandria Ocasio Cortez, Ocasio Cortez

Trump rips Pelosi's 'puff piece' on '60 Minutes'

President Trump is not happy with 60 Minutes and the show’s report on House Speaker Nancy Pelosi. Veuer's Nick Cardona has that story.            [Author: Buzz60]
Tags: News, House, Trump, Pelosi, Buzz60, Nick Cardona, Nancy Pelosi Veuer

'This is endangering lives': Ilhan Omar claims spike in death threats after Trump tweet

"The President’s words weigh a ton, and his hateful and inflammatory rhetoric creates real danger," Pelosi said in a statement on Sunday.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Usa Today, Trump, Pelosi, Ilhan Omar

Trump Continues Attacks On Ilhan Omar, Claiming She Has ‘Control’ Of Pelosi

Omar has received death threats following a video the president tweeted.
Tags: News, Omar, Pelosi, Trump Continues Attacks

Pelosi Dismisses Notion Of Dem Division: ‘They Know We Have To Hold The Center’

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) dismissed the notion that there are schisms within her caucus Sunday, minimizing the far-left contingent. “By and large, whatever orientation they came to Congress with, they know that we have to hold the center,” Pelosi told CBS’ Lesley Stahl. “That we have to…go down the mainstream.” When Stahl pushed her, asking about Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) and the other prominent freshmen members, Pelosi was reductive. “That’s like five people,” she shrugged...
Tags: News, Congress, House, Cbs, Nancy Pelosi, Aoc, Pelosi, Stahl, Lesley Stahl, House Democrats, Kate Riga, Rep Alexandria Ocasio Cortez D NY

Omar Accuses Trump Of Endangering Her Life After 9/11 Video

WASHINGTON (AP) — Rep. Ilhan Omar says she’s faced increased death threats since President Donald Trump spread around a video that purports to show her being dismissive of the 2001 terrorist attacks. “This is endangering lives,” she said, accusing Trump of fomenting right-wing extremism. “It has to stop.” Her statement late Sunday followed an announcement by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi that she has taken steps to ensure the safety of the Minnesota Democrat and the speaker’s call for Trump to t...
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Pelosi says socialism 'is not the view' of the Democratic Party

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Sunday that socialism "is not the view" of the Democratic Party as some of the more progressive members of her caucus embrace policies Republicans are looking to paint as socialist in the run-up to the 2020 election.
Tags: Cnn, House, Nancy Pelosi, Democratic Party, Pelosi

After Death Threats, Pelosi Wants Rep. Omar's Security Stepped Up

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says Capitol Police will examine threats to Rep. Ilhan Omar's security, following a tweet from President Trump blasting her for comments she made about the Sept. 11 attacks.
Tags: News, House, Nancy Pelosi, Capitol Police, Trump, Omar, Pelosi, Ilhan Omar

Nancy Pelosi calls for security review to protect Ilhan Omar from ‘real danger’ after Trump attack

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi asked House officials on Sunday to review security measures intended to protect Ilhan Omar after President Donald Trump tweeted a video attacking the Minnesota Democrat using images of the 9/11 terrorist attacks.Ms Pelosi was not responding to new information about the safety of Ms Omar, according to a senior Democratic aide.She called for the review based on dozens of threats made on Ms Omar’s life before Trump posted the video on Friday, the aide said.“Following the ...
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Nancy Pelosi dismisses AOC's progressive wing of Democrats as 'like, five people'

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has dismissed the influence of congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on her party, describing the socialist wing of Democrats in the House of Representatives as “like, five people”.Ms Pelosi has previously rejected the rising star’s policy proposals – including the Green New Deal plan to tackle climate change and the expansion of Medicare for all Americans.In a new interview, the speaker of the House insisted there was only a very small group of left-wing Democrats wh...
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