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How a Senate ethics investigation works
Top leaders in the Senate are calling for a Senate Ethics Committee review of Sen. Al Franken , D-Minn., who was recently accused of forcibly kissing a woman and appearing to grope her while she slept. The committee has not announced whether it will pursue a preliminary inquiry into the alleged
Facebook, Twitter, Google testify on Russian election interference
Senators pressed top officials from Facebook, Google and Twitter for answers Tuesday about the steps the social media companies have taken to address Russian use of social media to influence the 2016 U.S. presidential election . “This is the national security challenge of the 21st century,” said
Senate Conservatives Fund: McConnell in 'extraordinary danger' after Moore win
On the heels of former Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore’s primary victory Tuesday, President of the Senate Conservatives Fund Ken Cuccinelli says Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., and his leadership team are in “extraordinary danger” of losing their positions. The victory in Alabama
What Donald Trump Jr. told Senate investigators today about his meeting with a Russian lawyer
After a five-hour meeting with congressional investigators, Donald Trump Jr . said he felt his interview "fully satisfied their inquiry,” but Democratic lawmakers tell ABC News he didn’t come close. "There are gaps in the information we have today that we need to fill. And he was unable to answer a
Trump administration plans on making 90 percent cut to Obamacare ad budget
The Trump administration plans on making a 90 percent cut to the advertising budget for Obamacare during the upcoming enrollment period. In 2016, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services spent $100 million on Obamacare advertising and outreach, but for this year’s open enrollment period, CMS
Republican senator unsure he agrees with Trump that Russia probe is 'witch hunt'
A Republican senator on the Senate Judiciary Committee told ABC News on Sunday that he is not sure he agrees with President Donald Trump 's dismissal of the Russia investigation as a "witch hunt." ABC News Chief Anchor George Stephanopoulos asked Sen. Thom Tillis on "This Week" Sunday if he agrees
'This Week' Transcript 8-6-17: Kellyanne Conway, Thom Tillis, Chris Coons
THIS IS A RUSH TRANSCRIPT FOR 'THIS WEEK' on August 6, 2017 and it will be updated. (BEGIN VIDEOTAPE) ANNOUNCER: THIS WEEK with George Stephanopoulos starts right now. GEORGE STEPHANOPOULOS, ABC HOST (voice-over): The president cleans house. SARAH HUCKABEE SANDERS , WHITE HOUSE PRESS SECRETARY: The
Bipartisan senators on new bill to protect special counsel
Sens. Chris Coons and Thom Tillis discuss their bipartisan bill allowing any special counsel to challenge their firing.
Kellyanne Conway: Trump 'plans on being a two-term president'
George Stephanopoulos goes one-on-one with Counselor to the President Kellyanne Conway on "This Week."
Sunday on ‘This Week’: Kellyanne Conway, Sen . Chris Coons and Sen. Thom Tillis
This Sunday, George Stephanopoulos goes one-on-one with Counselor to the President Kellyanne Conway . Plus, Sen. Chris Coons , D-Del., and Sen. Thom Tillis , R-N.C., discuss the latest in the Russia investigation and their new bill allowing any special counsel to challenge their firing, Sunday on