WASHINGTON — Two top Democrats on a House committee are demanding public hearings to force top Trump administration officials to explain their costly plane travel.
Rep. Elizabeth Esty, D-Conn., announced Monday that she would not seek re-election this November amid accusations that she failed to protect her female staffers from a former chief of staff accused of harassment and abuse.
Congressional Democrats have led efforts to end sexual harassment and abuse on Capitol Hill but remain silent about whether Connecticut Democrat Rep. Elizabeth Esty should resign for failing to take swift action after learning about alleged harassment and physical abuse in her Washington office.
President Trump let loose on Mexico and Congressional Democrats in a series early morning tweets on Monday as a caravan of Central American immigrants makes its way largely unfettered through Mexico on its way to the United States’ southern border.
President Trump on Monday once again hammered lawmakers over immigration, demanding Congress pass stronger border legislation and imploring Republicans to use the “Nuclear Option if necessary.”
The pressure on Connecticut Rep. Elizabeth Esty to resign over her handling of a harassment-and-abuse incident mounted this weekend, with fellow Democrats calling on her to leave office.
A Connecticut Democrat is being asked to resign after reports surfaced that she hid allegations of harassment by her former chief staff, who allegedly physically harmed and threatened to “kill” another staffer, while letting him continue in her office for months.
A U.S. House Democrat — who has been prominent in the #MeToo movement against sexual harassment — apologized Thursday, saying she failed to protect female members of her staff who claimed to have been harassed by the lawmaker’s former chief of staff.
Republican Rick Saccone conceded defeat to Democrat Conor Lamb in a special U.S. House election in southwestern Pennsylvania Wednesday, eight days after voters went to the polls.
Even as Robert Mueller has put forth no evidence tying Donald Trump to Russian collusion, are the media, not so subtly, pushing the idea of impeachment?