4 main takeaways from Marie Yovanovitch’s impeachment hearing

Former US Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch arrives to testify before the House Intelligence Committee on November 15, 2019. | Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images One takeaway includes a dramatic, real-time attack by President Trump. The most dramatic moment of former US Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch’s appearance before the House impeachment inquiry on Friday actually happened outside the Congressional chamber. Just one hour into the hearing, President Donald Trump tweeted an attack against the 33-year career…

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How a bad-faith attack on Schiff made its way from Twitter to Trump’s lips

Stefanik questions Yovanovitch on Friday. | Caroline Brehman/CQ-Roll Call/Getty Images Rep. Elise Stefanik is accusing the House intel chair of treating Republicans unfairly, but all he did was try to enforce the rules. At one point during Friday’s impeachment hearing with former US ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch, House Intelligence Committee Chair Adam Schiff (D-CA) shut down Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-NY). He did so not to silence her, but because she was violating the rules…

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Disturbing video shows an Arizona sheriff’s deputy body slam a quadruple amputee

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images It all happened in a group foster home. There was screaming, cursing, and a head slammed against the wall. A public defender called it “egregious.” Another called it “horrific.” In a video that aired Thursday on Tucson’s KOLD news station, a white sheriff’s deputy is seen tackling and wrestling a black teen in foster care. The teen — an amputee with no arms or legs — repeatedly screams at the police officer…

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Elizabeth Warren’s new Medicare-for-all plan starts out with a public option

Sen. Elizabeth Warren speaks alongside Sen. Bernie Sanders about Medicare-for-all legislation on Capitol Hill. | AFP via Getty Images What Elizabeth Warren would do on health care in her first 100 days as president. In her new health care agenda for the first 100 days of her presidency, Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) makes a tacit concession: The health care plan Democrats are most likely to pass in the near term is a robust public option….

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