Ambassador ousted and slammed by Trump gets diplomacy award

World / Politics Feb 13, 2020

Ambassador ousted and slammed by Trump gets diplomacy award

A recently retired U.S. diplomat whose abrupt removal by President Donald Trump from her post as ambassador to Ukraine became a focus of the impeachment hearings is receiving an award for "excellence" in the conduct of diplomacy. Marie Yovanovitch was expected to accept the Trainor ...

Trump committed impeachable crimes, scholars tell Congress

World / Crime & Legal Dec 5, 2019

Trump committed impeachable crimes, scholars tell Congress

Three constitutional experts on Wednesday bolstered Democrats' efforts to impeach Donald Trump by saying the president's actions seeking foreign interference in U.S. elections are grounds for removal, as the inquiry kicked into a new phase in Congress. But reflecting the Washington political divide, a fourth ...