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Trump: I dont do cover-ups  

President Trump denied House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's accusation that he is engaged in a "cover-up" in relation to current investigations into the administration during a press conference on May 22, 2019. … Click to Continue »


Trump cuts short infrastructure meeting, blasts Pelosi's 'cover-up' accusation   -12%

President Donald Trump on Wednesday abruptly cut off a meeting with U.S. congressional Democrats on infrastructure spending, then ripped into them over intensifying investigations by lawmakers and U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's accusation that he is engaged in a cover-up.


Pelosi says she prays for Trump after accusing him of cover-up  

U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Wednesday she prays for President Donald Trump after a meeting on infrastructure between Democratic congressional leaders and the president collapsed.


Pelosi says Trump obstruction, cover-up could be impeachable offense  

U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Wednesday President Donald Trump was engaged in obstruction of justice and a cover-up which could be an impeachable offense.


Republican Justin Amash Gets What Top Democrats Dont Its Time to Impeach Trump   12%


Amash is the first Republican in Congress to call for impeachment. More Democrats, such as Nancy Pelosi, should be willing to say the same.

The post Republican Justin Amash Gets What Top Democrats Don’t — It’s Time to Impeach Trump appeared first on The Intercept.


No holds Barred: Trump and his troops push for imperial presidency   3%


With his compliant attorney general, the man in the White House is taking aim at the constitutional balance of powers

William Barr, the attorney general, came face to face this week with Nancy Pelosi, the speaker of the House, at the Capitol in Washington. Shaking her hand, Barr was said to have joked: “Madam Speaker, did you bring your handcuffs?”

Related: 'This is the endgame': how Trump has helped turn the tide against abortion

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'I don't do cover-ups': Trump lashes out over Pelosi accusation video   15%


Donald Trump rejected a charge by the House speaker, Nancy Pelosi, that he was engaged in a cover-up, saying he was the "most transparent president" the country had ever had. In a last-minute press conference in the Rose Garden, outside the Oval office, Trump condemned the Democats, and said "the crime was committed on the other side". Trump added he would refuse to work with them unless they dropped their investigations into his administration and finances

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Two Democrats from Pennsylvania exemplify the diversity of the freshman class   9%

How Speaker Nancy Pelosi navigates the distance from the farthest left corner to the farthest right corner will determine how she gets graded in her second tenure as speaker.


"We Don't Want a Monarchy": Rep. Al Green Says Democrats Have No Choice But to Impeach Trump   17%

A growing number of House Democrats are calling on Speaker Nancy Pelosi to launch an impeachment inquiry against President Trump. Pelosi has called for a closed-door special caucus meeting this morning to discuss the impeachment question, which has deeply divided House Democrats. The House speaker has long opposed opening an impeachment inquiry, arguing that focusing on impeachment could hurt the chances of Democrats winning in the 2020 election. But she is facing growing pushback from other members of the House as President Trump continues to block congressional oversight efforts by refusing to hand over documents and by barring officials from testifying. On Tuesday, former White House counsel Don McGahn defied a congressional subpoena and skipped a House Judiciary Committee hearing at the request of the White House. Earlier this month, Attorney General William Barr also skipped a House Judiciary Committee hearing. We go to Capitol Hill to speak with Democratic Congressmember Al Green of Texas. In 2017, he became the first member of Congress to call for President Trump's impeachment.


Trump refuses to work with Democrats until they end probes   40%

The president's comments come as House Speaker Nancy Pelosi accuses Trump of engaging in a 'cover-up'.


Pelosi accuses Trump of a cover-up but tamps down impeachment talk   12%


Speaker Nancy Pelosi and House Democratic leaders on Wednesday tried to tamp down the brewing fervor among rank-and-file lawmakers to move more aggressively toward trying to impeach President Trump, even as she accused the president of engaging in a “cover-up.”

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CNN analyst: Pelosi speech was full of shade  


Bloomberg senior White House correspondent Margaret Talev and CNN commentator Nia-Malika Henderson react to the White House meeting between President Donald Trump and Democratic leaders, including House speaker Nancy Pelosi.


Analysis: 5 reasons why Pelosi doesn't want to impeach Trump  


House Democrats huddled Wednesday as Speaker Nancy Pelosi sought to beat back a growing revolt over her oft-stated resistance to the idea of impeaching President Donald Trump. The meeting came after days of increased public willingness by high-ranking Democratic leaders to suggest that impeachment is the right move and now a question of when, not if.


Schumer: What happened at WH would make your jaw drop  


House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer speak out after President Trump halted infrastructure policy negotiations and held an impromptu speech where Trump said he won't work with Democratic leaders.


Opinion: Pelosi is making a big mistake on impeachment   -12%


House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is sitting on a political powder keg. With a President trying to goad her into launching impeachment, fulfilling the textbook definition of abusing power, she faces growing pressure from her caucus to let the House vote on starting the process. On Wednesday Democrats met behind closed doors once again to discuss the situation.


Jerry Nadler is the other House Democrat feeling the heat on impeachment   -10%


Pressure is mounting for House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler to launch impeachment proceedings, but the New York Democrat is weighing dueling loyalties to eager members and to Speaker Nancy Pelosi, who has urged her caucus to stay the course on investigations and ignore the growing chorus for what would become a bitterly divisive process.


Angry Trump slams Democrats' investigations after cutting White House meeting short   30%


President Donald Trump held last-minute remarks in the Rose Garden Wednesday to lambast Democrats for their oversight efforts after an abbreviated meeting with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer at the White House.


Pelosi says Trump is 'engaged in a cover-up'  


House Speaker Nancy Pelosi resisted her colleagues' increasing calls to open an impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump, telling her caucus in a private meeting on Wednesday morning to continue fighting the administration in the courts and through investigations on Capitol Hill.


The Point: 5 reasons why Nancy Pelosi doesn't want to impeach Donald Trump  


House Democrats huddled Wednesday as Speaker Nancy Pelosi sought to beat back a growing revolt over her oft-stated resistance to the idea of impeaching President Donald Trump. The meeting came after days of increased public willingness by high-ranking Democratic leaders to suggest that impeachment is the right move and now a question of when, not if.


Trump and Pelosi face-to-face after Speaker's cover-up charge   -15%


Everything in Washington comes down to this: It's House Speaker Nancy Pelosi vs. President Donald Trump.


Trump: I don't do cover-ups  


President Donald Trump responds to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's comments that he is involved in a "cover-up."


Ocasio-Cortez responds to Pelosi's impeachment approach  


House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is facing pressure from within her own party to take a more aggressive strategy toward impeaching President Donald Trump.


Pelosi: We believe that Trump is engaged in a cover-up  


House Speaker Nancy Pelosi called her meeting with the Democratic Caucus about impeachment a "respectful sharing of ideas," and believes that President Donald Trump has "engaged in a cover-up."


Trump says he won't work with Democrats on infrastructure, given coverup accusations   -6%


U.S. President Donald Trump blasts Democratic leaders after House Speaker Nancy Pelosi accuses him of engaging in a coverup, making a surprise appearance and cutting short an infrastructure meeting with Democratic leaders.


Vulnerable Democrats split as impeachment pressure mounts  

The rift demonstrates the near-impossible balance for Speaker Nancy Pelosi and her allies as they try to keep focus on their legislative agenda.


Nancy Pelosi, Trying to Walk a Middle Path, Accuses Trump of a Cover-Up   -30%


Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s accusation was intended to slow the building momentum toward opening an impeachment inquiry among Democrats, but it set off the president.


Trump Walks Out on Pelosi and Schumer After 3 Minutes  


After Speaker Nancy Pelosi accused him of a “cover-up,” the president said he would not work with Democrats until they stopped their “phony investigations.”


Trump lashes out of US House's Pelosi 'cover-up' accusation  

U.S. President Donald Trump fired back at House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's accusation on Wednesday that he is engaged in a cover-up, saying at a hastily arranged White House appearance, "I don't do cover-ups."