Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., talks to reporters on the morning after the first public hearing in the impeachment probe of President Donald Trump on his effort to tie U.S. aid for Ukraine to investigations of his political opponents, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019. Pelosi says the president's actions in the impeachment inquiry amount to

Pelosi says Trump will have a chance to testify to impeachment panel — if he wants to

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said President Trump can speak to the House panel that is conducting the impeachment hearings. She made the comments before Trump attacked an aide to the vice president who’s scheduled to testify later this week.

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 17: Michael Bloomberg speaks at the Christian Cultural Center on November 17, 2019 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Reports indicate Bloomberg, the former New York mayor, is considering entering the crowded Democratic presidential primary race. (Photo by Yana Paskova/Getty Images)

Michael Bloomberg apologizes for ‘stop and frisk’ efforts in New York City

Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg apologized for not moving faster to reduce police stops under a “stop and frisk” policy while he was in office that critics said targeted blacks and Hispanics.

Susan Collins is in the eye of a storm with a potential impeachment vote approaching

Republican Senator Susan Collins of Maine has a huge decision ahead of her — whether she will vote for or against President Trump in an impeachment vote.

Bloomer, WI, 08/22/2019 -- Marc Boettcher does his morning chores on the farm. Boettcher was forced to give up his dairy cows recently but feels the tariffs Trump is imposing on China are worth the temporary pain. (Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff) Topic: Reporter:

Trump promised Wisconsin’s farmers his trade wars would pay off. They’re still waiting

President Trump’s promise to restore US trade dominance won him deep support in farm country, which helped him secure his narrow victory in Wisconsin in 2016. But there are signs that some farmers are running out of patience with the trade wars.

Bloomer, WI, 08/22/2019 -- Marc Boettcher does his morning chores on the farm. Boettcher was forced to give up his dairy cows recently but feels the tariffs Trump is imposing on China are worth the temporary pain. (Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff) Topic: Reporter:

Share your thoughts: Trump promised Wisconsin’s farmers his trade wars would pay off. They’re still waiting

President Trump’s promise to restore US trade dominance won him deep support in farm country, which helped him secure his narrow victory in Wisconsin in 2016. But there are signs that some farmers are running out of patience with the trade wars.

Democratic presidential candidate Deval Patrick spoke Saturday at the California Democratic Party’s convention in Long Beach.

In California, Deval Patrick says he wants to be everyone’s president

The former Massachusetts governor introduced himself to thousands of Democratic activists Saturday with the message that he’s running to be the president for everyone, not just the party faithful.

FILE - In this June 27, 2019, filke photo. Maj. Mathew Golsteyn, a former Army Special Forces soldier, leaves the Fort Bragg courtroom facility with his civilian lawyer, Phillip Stackhouse, right, after an arraignment hearing. President Donald Trump has pardoned a former U.S. Army commando set to stand trial next year in the killing of a suspected Afghan bomb-maker and for a former Army lieutenant who had been convicted of murder after he ordered his men to fire upon three Afghans, killing two, the White House announced late Friday. (Andrew Craft/The Fayetteville Observer via AP)

Trump clears three service members who have been accused or convicted of war crimes, overruling military leaders

The moves signaled that as commander in chief, President Trump intends to use his power as the ultimate arbiter of military justice in ways unlike any other president in modern times.

Mark Sandy, a senior official at the Office of Management and Budget, arrives to the US Capitol for a closed door deposition with lawmakers on November 16, 2019 in Washington, DC, regarding whether President Donald Trump ordered a hold on military assistance to Ukraine. (Photo by Roberto SCHMIDT / AFP) (Photo by ROBERTO SCHMIDT/AFP via Getty Images)

White House budget aide testifies before impeachment panel

The House impeachment inquiry is holding a rare Saturday session with the only official willing to testify from the White House agency responsible for withholding US military aid for Ukraine, a decision that’s at the center of allegations against President Trump.

Exeter, NH, 11/11/2019 -- Elizabeth Warren speaks to voters at Exeter High School on Veterans Day. (Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff) Topic: 12warren Reporter:

Billionaires give Elizabeth Warren a political gift before she can even tax them — their anger

Warren is ratcheting up her attacks on billionaires in a strategy that political analysts say could help her in two ways: divert voters from criticism of her ambitious policy plans, and boost her chances as she vies with Bernie Sanders for support from the party’s liberal wing.

Marie Yovanovitch.

Trump’s attack on Marie Yovanovitch during her testimony draws bipartisan criticism

The No. 3 Republican in the House says President Trump “was wrong” to post tweets critical of Yovanovitch during her testimony in the impeachment hearings.

Former US ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch testified.

Key moments: What you missed from the testimony of former Ukraine ambassador Marie Yovanovitch

In her opening statement, Yovanovitch expressed dismay not only at being targeted in a “smear campaign” by corrupt actors in Ukraine but at her own government being a receptive audience to the attacks.

WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 15: Former aide to President Donald Trump, Roger Stone leaves the E. Barrett Prettyman United States Courthouse after being found guilty of obstructing a congressional investigation into Russias interference in the 2016 election on November 15, 2019 in Washington, DC. Stone faced seven felony charges and was found guilty on all counts. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Roger Stone found guilty of witness tampering, lying to Congress

Trump associate Roger Stone was found guilty on Friday of witness tampering and lying to Congress about his attempts to contact WikiLeaks.

Elizabeth Warren.

Elizabeth Warren lays out ambitious four-year timeline to transition to Medicare for All

The aggressive timeline would require Warren to spend a significant amount of political capital on health care early in her presidency.

President Donald Trump and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy met at the White House in September.

White House releases rough transcript of first Trump-Zelensky call

President Donald Trump released the summary transcript of an April congratulatory call with Ukrainian President-elect Volodymyr Zelenskiy on Friday.

FILE - In this Oct. 11, 2019, file photo, former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch, arrives on Capitol Hill in Washington. The House will hear from a singular witness Friday in the Trump impeachment hearings, Yovanovitch, who was targeted by the president’s allies in a “smear” campaign now central to the inquiry. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)

What to watch on Day 2 of the impeachment hearings

An ambassador, her firing and a pair of fixers.

Watch live: Former ambassador Marie Yovanovitch testifies in public impeachment hearing

The House Intelligence Committee is holding its second impeachment hearing into President Trump Friday.

Former ambassador Marie Yovanovitch.

Ousted ambassador says Trump’s comments about her to Zelensky felt like a ‘threat’

Marie Yovanovitch said she was “shocked and devastated” upon learning President Trump said “she was going to go through some things” on his call with Ukraine.

President Trump.

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You asked, we answered: The impeachment hearings

Here are the answers to some of your questions about the historic impeachment proceedings underway in the House.

Representative Ayanna Pressley on Thursday proposed legislation to reform the criminal justice system. It centers around five tenets — shared power, freedom, equality, safety, and dignity.

Ayanna Pressley would end death penalty, ban assault weapons in sweeping criminal justice reform bill

The Boston Democrat said she wants to make the criminal justice system smaller, less discriminatory, and “more humane.”

Elizabeth Warren

Warren clashes with billionaires after release of ad

The Massachusetts senator and 2020 Democratic presidential hopeful is ramping up her rhetoric against the very wealthy this week.

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