class="page-template page-template-page-templates page-template-abc page-template-page-templatesabc-php page page-id-164 group-blog masthead-fixed full-width singular wpb-js-composer js-comp-ver-6.0.5 vc_responsive"
ABC | KRVN Radio
House Judiciary debates wording of Trump impeachment charges

(WASHINGTON) -- After a late night of primetime speechmaking, members of the House Judiciary Committee on Thursday are debating the specific language of the impeachment articles targeting President Donald Trump for abuse of power and obstruction of Congress.This is the second day of what's called a "markup" -- where members…... Read More

Biden seeks to undo Trump's immigration policies in first 100 days in new plan

(WASHINGTON) -- Former Vice President Joe Biden released his formal immigration plan Wednesday expanding upon previously announced broad strokes of his plan along with his plan for sending aid to Central America.Some of Biden’s biggest proposals from his immigration plan include reinstating the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program…... Read More

House Judiciary Committee debates articles of impeachment against Trump

(WASHINGTON) -- House Judiciary Committee Chair Jerry Nadler gaveled in a hearing of the House Judiciary Committee at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, kicking off the committee's marathon session to approve two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump for debate and approval, holding a "markup" -- a public meeting where…... Read More

House passes key defense legislation establishing Space Force and paid parental leave

(WASHINGTON) -- The House passed a key defense bill on Wednesday that includes the establishment of the Space Force, 12 weeks of paid parental leave for civil servant and reforms for privatized military housing.The agreement on the contents of the bill have been hailed as a moment of bipartisanship amid…... Read More

Trump campaign says impeachment makes them 'bigger and stronger'

(WASHINGTON) -- Just hours after House Democrats announced two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump, he held a massive rally in the crucial key battleground state of Pennsylvania Tuesday night, where his reelection campaign spoke confidently that inquiry is only boosting their 2020 prospects. "It has been a motivating…... Read More

Prosecutors ask for bail to be revoked for Rudy Giuliani associate Lev Parnas

(NEW YORK) -- Federal prosecutors in New York have asked a judge to revoke bail for Rudy Giuliani-associate Lev Parnas"There is no set of conditions that will reasonably ensure his appearance and compliance with the terms of his release," prosecutors said.Parnas is accused of making false statements to pretrial services…... Read More

Trump signs executive order aimed at combating anti-Semitism on college campuses

(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump on Wednesday signed an executive order aimed at combating anti-Semitism on college campuses, saying schools had an obligation to reject discrimination targeting Jewish people -- even as the president has been criticized for himself using anti-Semitic language.The order states that Title VI of the 1964…... Read More

Feuding Cabinet secretary, Medicare administrator summoned to White House to resolve long-running conflict: Sources

(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump’s health secretary and his top Medicare administrator have been summoned to the White House by acting Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney for a meeting this week after heated tensions between the two high-ranking officials boiled over and a string of embarrassing media leaks, according to…... Read More

Senate Republicans increasingly favor short impeachment trial with no witnesses

(WASHINGTON) -- There's a growing consensus among Senate Republicans that President Donald Trump's all-but-certain impeachment trial should be shorter rather than longer, lasting roughly 10 days to two weeks, with no witnesses called by either side.One senior GOP senator told reporters that Majority Leader Mitch McConnell favors a shorter trial…... Read More

Redistricting leads North Carolina House members to consider other races

(RALEIGH, N.C.) -- North Carolina Republican Rep. George Holding announced Friday that he will not seek reelection after the state’s congressional maps were redrawn last month. His seat, representing the state’s 2nd Congressional District, is just one of those that has been altered into a likely Democratic stronghold after a…... Read More

DOJ watchdog testifies on report that scrutinized FBI's Russia investigation

(WASHINGTON) -- Department of Justice Inspector General Michael Horowitz on Wednesday faced tough questioning from lawmakers on both sides of the Senate Judiciary Committee about his nearly 500-page report examining the origins of the Russia investigation.In his opening statement, Chairman Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., in remarks directed at Horowitz, lambasted the…... Read More