WASHINGTON (AP) — Missouri Rep. William Clay Jr. has joined two other Democratic congressmen in sponsoring a resolution to impeach President Donald Trump.
Democrats take power in House; impeachment talk flares
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi had only been in office for a few hours when a handful of Democrats defied her persistent calls not to begin the new Congress by talking about impeachment.
House Democrat expected to introduce impeachment resolution
WASHINGTON (AP) — New House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has been cautious about whether her Democratic majority would ever impeach President Donald Trump. But at least two of her members are ready to move forward.
California Rep. Brad Sherman and Texas Rep. Al Green introduced articles of impeachment against Trump on Thursday, the first day of the new Congress. The move revives an effort in the last Congress to remove Trump from office.
The Latest: Congressman surprised by claims against ex-aide
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on allegations of sexual misconduct against Assemblyman Matt Dababneh (all times local):
U.S. Rep. Brad Sherman of California says he's surprised and saddened by a sexual misconduct claim against one of his former top staffers.
Assemblyman Matt Dababneh, a Los Angeles Democrat, worked in Sherman's district office until being elected to the Legislature in 2013.
Nancy Pelosi, House minority leader, refuses to jump on Tom Steyer’s ‘impeach Trump’ bandwagon
San Francisco billionaire Tom Steyer has spent $11 million on ads to drum up support for impeaching President Trump, but House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi said she doesn't want to go there.
"Somebody has some facts that come forth about President Trump, let the chips fall where they may, but it's not some place that I think we should go," Ms. Pelosi said on CNN's "State of the Union."
Cold War radiation testing in US widespread, author claims
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Three members of Congress are demanding answers after a St. Louis scholar's new book revealed details of secret Cold War-era U.S. government testing in which countless unsuspecting people, including many children, pregnant women and minorities, were fed, sprayed or injected with radiation and other dangerous materials.
Tennessee congressman wants President Trump impeached
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — A Democratic congressman from Tennessee says he plans to introduce articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump following his comments on the white supremacist rally in Virginia that turned violent.
U.S. Rep. Steve Cohen of Memphis said Thursday that the Republican president's statements about the clashes between white supremacists and counterprotesters last weekend in Charlottesville, Virginia, show he should be removed from office.
Houston’s Al Green joins long shot Trump impeachment bid
WASHINGTON – Houston Democrat Al Green, the first member of Congress to call for President Donald Trump's impeachment on the House floor, signed his name to a resolution Wednesday to do just that.
Green joined a longshot bid initiated by California Democrat Brad Sherman which accuses Trump of obstructing justice by firing former FBI Director James Comey over an investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election.
California Democrat launches longshot bid to impeach Trump
WASHINGTON (AP) — A California Democrat filed an article of impeachment against President Donald Trump Wednesday in a longshot bid to remove the president from office.
Rep. Brad Sherman accuses Trump of obstructing investigations into Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election, in part by firing former FBI Director James Comey.
Sherman acknowledges that filing the article is "the first step on a very long road."
2 House Democrats launch longshot bid to impeach Trump
WASHINGTON (AP) — Two House Democrats are launching a longshot bid to impeach President Donald Trump, a step that illustrates the deep political divide engulfing Washington and much of the country.
The effort by Reps. Al Green of Texas and Brad Sherman of California has little chance of success in the Republican-led House. They don't even have the backing of many fellow Democrats.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Anthony C. Beilenson, a state legislator and 10-term congressman from Southern California who championed abortion rights and helped create the Santa Monica Mountains National Park, has died. He was 84.
Beilenson, who recently had a heart attack, died Sunday at his Los Angeles home, his son Adam Beilenson told The Associated Press on Tuesday.