Push to impeach Trump stalls amid Democrats’ deference to — and fear of — Pelosi


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The House speaker has demonstrated the firm grip she wields over her caucus — quashing impeachment efforts, at least for now.

John Lewis’s tears over ancestor’s voter card stir emotions in Democratic caucus


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Kobach declines to answer questions about conversations with Trump about census


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Pelosi tells colleagues she wants to see Trump ‘in prison,’ not impeached


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White House instructs Hope Hicks, former McGahn aide not to comply with congressional subpoenas


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The Mueller conundrum facing House Democrats: What to do with a reluctant special counsel?


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Democratic lawmakers say special counsel Robert S. Mueller III has a duty to testify in public — but there is not consensus about how far to go in pursuing his testimony.

Mueller’s statement increases pressure on Pelosi to begin Trump impeachment


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Trump’s allies insist he is winning in feud with Pelosi. Her backers say she showed up the president.


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Taking stock after days of insults, each side is certain of the upper hand in a fight that shows no sign of waning 18 months before the 2020 elections.

Trump’s allies insist he is winning in feud with Pelosi. Her backers say she showed up the president.


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Taking stock after days of insults, each side is certain of the upper hand in a fight that shows no sign of waning 18 months before the 2020 elections.

Some in Pelosi’s leadership team rebel on impeachment, press her to begin an inquiry


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In a contentious meeting, at least five members of the House leadership team confronted the speaker about starting an impeachment inquiry.

White House blocks former counsel McGahn from testifying to Congress


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McGahn had been scheduled to appear before the House Judiciary Committee on Tuesday to answer questions following the release of the Mueller report last month. 

No Mueller, no McGahn and stalled investigations leave House Democrats frustrated 


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Democrats face an uncooperative president, Pelosi’s reluctance about impeachment and a court system that could take years in resolving the standoff. 

House Democrats fall in line with Pelosi’s no-impeachment strategy despite Trump’s defiance


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Several rank-and-file lawmakers want to begin impeachment proceedings, but instead of pushing back on House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, they’re following her lead.

Kushner skirts GOP senators’ key questions on his immigration plan


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Democrats press Trump administration for documents on lawsuit to dismantle health-care law


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Five House committee chairmen asked whether politics in the White House and Office of Management and Budget influenced the Justice Department’s decision. 

A guide to 20 inquiries Trump and his allies are working to impede


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  1. Tax returns Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin is blocking Congress’s request for Trump’s tax returns, a demand based on a 1924 anti-corruption law. On Friday, House Ways and Means Committee Chairm…

Trump and his allies are blocking more than 20 separate Democratic probes in an all-out war with Congress


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Legal and congressional experts fear that the president’s noncooperation strategy could undermine Congress’s oversight role for years to come.

Trump asserts executive privilege over Mueller report; House panel holds Barr in contempt


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White House invokes executive privilege to bar former counsel from turning over documents to Congress


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Tom Steyer, proponent of impeaching Trump, pushes campaign to disbar attorney general


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