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White House downplays Trump’s ’lynching’ tweet  19h31 22 octobre
White House spokesman Hogan Gidley on Tuesday said, people are upset about President Trump’s words all of the time after he was asked about Trump’s tweet likening the impeachment investigation to a lynching. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
This is a lynching in every sense’: Graham defends Trum  19h09 22 octobre
Republican Senator Lindsey Graham on Tuesday defended President Donald Trump after Trump in a tweet likened the impeachment investigation to a lynching , receiving condemnation from other lawmakers for the reference. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Warren rallies with Chicago teachers  18h15 22 octobre
Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren rallied with striking Chicago teachers on Tuesday, expressing support for the union’s demands as the country’s third-largest school system entered a fourth day of canceled classes. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Trump calls impeachment inquiry a ’lynching’  18h09 22 octobre
U.S. President Donald Trump likened the impeachment investigation into his dealings with Ukraine to a lynching on Tuesday in a tweet that drew condemnation for his inflammatory reference to decades of killings of thousands of black Americans. Jonah Green reports.
House Dems, GOP spar over impeachment inquiry  17h09 22 octobre
House Democratic Caucus Chair Hakeem Jeffries and House Republican Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy on Tuesday fought over the impeachment inquiry of President Trump with the Jeffries saying, evidence of wrongdoing is hiding in plain sight and McCarthy arguing that Democrats are not being fair and...
I don’t agree’ with Trump’s lynching tweet: McCarth  16h30 22 octobre
When asked about U.S. President Donald Trump’s use of lynching criticizing the Democrats’ impeachment inquiry, House Republican leader Kevin McCarthy on Tuesday said it’s not the language he would use. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
China says world ’shocked’ by Navarro fake name  15h49 22 octobre
The world is shocked that White House trade adviser Peter Navarro made up a fictitious anti-China economist in his books, China’s Foreign Ministry said on Tuesday, adding that it is absurd and dangerous to make policy based on lies. Jillian Kitchener has more.
Trump: Trade deal with China is ’coming along very well’  21h49 21 octobre
President Donald Trump continued to speak optimistically about the possibility of a deal to end the U.S. trade war with China, telling reporters at the White House on Monday that the trade deal is ’coming along very well’. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Trump says ’of course’ Dems want to impeach  21h39 21 octobre
During a cabinet meeting at the White House on Monday, U.S. President Donald Trump said of course Democrats want to impeach because they’re not going to beat me in the election. Trump also rebuked Senator Mitt Romney and said Republicans need to get tougher and fight. Rough Cut (no reporter...
Trump urges GOP to ’get tougher’ against impeachment inquiry  21h14 21 octobre
President Donald Trump on Monday urged fellow Republicans to ’get tougher’ and fight for him, saying the Democratic-led U.S. House of Representatives wants to impeach him as quick as possible over his request that Ukraine investigate a political rival. Colette Luke has more.
Netanyahu gives up effort to form new government  20h55 21 octobre
Benjamin Netanyahu gave up his effort to form a new government on Monday after failing to secure a majority coalition, creating an opportunity for centrist rival Benny Gantz to replace Israel’s longest serving prime minister.
Behind AOC’s Sanders endorsement  20h24 21 octobre
U.S. Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Senator Bernie Sanders revealed a budding friendship behind AOC’s endorsement.
Defiant Trump rebukes critics over Syria, G7, impeachment  20h22 21 octobre
U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday pushed back against criticism of his handling of Syria, his desire to use a Trump property for government business, and an impeachment inquiry by House Democrats. Zach Goelman has more.
Pentagon chief mulls keeping some troops in Syria  19h30 21 octobre
U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Monday that keeping some U.S. troops in parts of northeastern Syria near oilfields with Syrian Democratic Forces to ensure that the oil did not fall into the hand of Islamic State or others was one of the options that was being discussed. Gavino Garay...
In Texas, a 26-year-old liberal takes on a moderate  18h26 21 octobre
Jessica Cisneros is a 26-year-old immigration lawyer gunning for her former boss’ job, saying Representative Henry Cuellar’s values are out of touch with the sprawling south Texas district he has represented for 15 years.