Even Senate Republicans want the White House to share a whistleblower report on Trump

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer speaks at a press conference outside the Capitol on September 24, 2019. | Win McNamee/Getty Images In a rare bipartisan move, the Senate unanimously passed a resolution calling on the White House to disclose a whistleblower complaint. Senate lawmakers voted unanimously Tuesday to give the whistleblower report filed against President Donald Trump to the House and Senate Intelligence committees. Even if it was a rare bipartisan moment, the vote doesn’t…

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Read: Nancy Pelosi’s full statement on launching Trump impeachment inquiry

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi announces a formal impeachment inquiry in the House of Representatives on September 24, 2019. | Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images “The actions of the Trump presidency revealed dishonorable facts of betrayal of his oath of office and betrayal of our national security and betrayal of the integrity of our elections,” the speaker of the House said Tuesday. Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi announced Tuesday that the House of Representatives is…

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Attacks on Greta Thunberg expose the stigma autistic girls face

Greta Thunberg speaks at the United Nations on September 23, 2019 in New York City. | Spencer Platt/Getty Images The climate activist is facing sexist and ableist criticism. She’s not alone. Activist Greta Thunberg called world leaders to account on Monday with a blistering indictment of their failure to act on climate change. The response of at least one world leader was to make fun of her. President Trump tweeted sarcastically on Monday that Thunberg,…

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Nancy Pelosi announces a formal impeachment inquiry into President Trump

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi leaves her office at the Capitol on September 24, 2019. | Alex Wong/Getty Images “The president must be held accountable. No one is above the law,” Pelosi said. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is done slow-walking an impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump. “I’m announcing the House of Representatives is moving forward with an official impeachment inquiry,” Pelosi announced on Tuesday. “The president must be held accountable. No one is…

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A Ukrainian comedian-turned-president is embroiled in Trump’s impeachment mess

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky attends a luncheon during the United Nations General Assembly in New York, September 24, 2019. | Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images Meet Volodymyr Zelensky. At the center of the latest scandal threatening to take down President Donald Trump is a comedian who just became president of his country four months ago. The current crisis has to do with whether Trump improperly used his position to try to coerce Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky into…

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