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Impeachment managers step into spotlight of Trump trial, with a chance to boost their political careers

Two of the 13 GOP managers in the 1999 Clinton trial — Lindsey O. Graham and Asa Hutchinson — became stars in conservative circles and enjoyed electoral success. PowerPost

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Political parties pivot on process as Trump’s impeachment shifts to Senate

For weeks, House Republicans complained about what they saw as a flawed investigative process, while Democrats focused on what they unearthed. Now the sides have flipped. PowerPost

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Pelosi emerges as Trump’s most powerful political adversary with impeachment

From her first showdown with Trump over the budget in January, the House speaker has won a series of one-on-one confrontations with the president. PowerPost

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GOP sees a political edge in talking about impeachment. Democrats want to discuss anything else.

In the fight for the House majority next year, Republicans are trying to nationalize the races, especially in the 31 Democratic districts that Trump won in 2016. PowerPost

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Supreme Court to Decide if a State Can Consider Political Affiliation in Appointing Judges

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court agreed on Friday to decide whether states can take account of a judge’s political affiliation in trying to achieve ideological balance on their courts. The case, Carney v. Adams, No. 19-309, concerns a provision of … Google Alert – breaking news

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Wife of political consultant alleges Rep. Omar had affair with her husband

The congresswoman told a Minneapolis television station that she is not separated from her husband. PowerPost

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Courts force North Carolina Republicans to map out a new political future

The Tar Heel State’s GOP was riding high two years ago, then suffered a reversal of fortune as Democrats won the House majority in 2018 and courts ruled districts were unconstitutional. PowerPost

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Bitcoin Falls to Hold $10K Mark on Political Uncertainty

The month of July has been a month to forget for Bitcoin (BTC) so far as the cryptocurrency has repeatedly struggled to hold on to gains and failed to kick on from the highly impressive run it enjoyed in the first half of the year. Some of the issues that have dogged the cryptocurrency are not actually due to any ...

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