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The House of Representatives on Wednesday is taking the formal step of voting to transmit the articles of impeachment to the Senate, which will hold a trial. After the vote, the articles are physically brought to the Senate. 

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Six Democratic presidential candidates are debating in Iowa Tuesday night, less than three weeks from the caucuses there. NPR reporters are providing background and analysis of the candidates' remarks in real-time.  The debate starts at 9 p.m., and the live analysis starts shortly beforehand.  Follow along below.

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President Trump is speaking to the nation following attacks on military bases in Iraq where U.S. troops are stationed. Trump tweeted on Tuesday night that "All is well!" and that an assessment of the casualties was underway. Iran said the missiles were launched as an act of self-defense after the U.S. killed Iranian Gen. Qassem Soleimani in Iraq.

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The House of Representatives on Wednesday debates and votes on articles of impeachment against President Trump.  

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After a marathon two-day markup session, the House Judiciary Committee is scheduled to vote Friday morning on two articles of impeachment against President Trump.  The committee will convene at 10 a.m.

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The House Judiciary Committee is considering two articles of impeachment against President Trump: abuse of power and obstruction of Congress.  The markup session began Wednesday evening, and is scheduled to pick back up again at 9 a.m. Thursday morning.

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The chairs of the House committees leading the impeachment inquiry are holding a press conference Tuesday morning to unveil the articles of impeachment against President Trump.

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The House Judiciary Committee is holding a Monday hearing on the impeachment inquiry report completed by the House Intelligence Committee, as it moves toward drafting articles of impeachment. 

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The House Judiciary Committee is holding its first hearing Wednesday in the impeachment inquiry, focused on constitutional grounds for impeachment. The Judiciary Committee is tasked with drafting potential articles of impeachment against President Trump. 

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Ten candidates are taking the stage Wednesday Night for the November Democratic Debate in Atlanta, amid public hearings in the impeachment inquiry into President Trump. NPR reporters will be providing fact checks and analysis throughout the debate starting around 9 p.m. Follow along below.

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The U.S. House of Representatives is holding open hearings for a second week in its impeachment inquiry into President Trump. On Thursday morning, former National Security Council official Fiona Hill and Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs David Holmes are scheduled to testify.  

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President Trump is hosting Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan at the White House. The meeting comes after Trump's decision to withdraw U.S. troops from northern Syria, which cleared the way for Turkey to lead an offensive in the area and which drew bipartisan criticism. Trump and Erdogan are holding a joint press conference Wednesday afternoon.  It is scheduled to start at 3:10 p.m. Watch it live below.

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The U.S. House of Representatives is holding its second hearing Friday in its impeachment inquiry into President Trump.  Former ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch is scheduled to testify.

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The U.S. House of Representatives is voting Thursday to formalize its ongoing impeachment inquiry. The resolution before lawmakers outlines the next steps in their investigation. Watch the debate and vote on the House floor live below.  It's scheduled to start at 10 a.m.

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Veteran journalist Cokie Roberts is being remembered in a funeral Saturday morning in Washington, D.C. She died on Tuesday at the age of 75.  The service is expected to start at 10 a.m.  You can watch it below.

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September's Democratic presidential debate has been narrowed to one night only, as more candidates have called it quits altogether.

Ten candidates are on stage for three-hour event hosted by ABC News and Univision, beginning at 8 p.m. ET Thursday. It's the third debate of the campaign and the first time that former Vice President Joe Biden, Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren and Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders are all together.

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President Trump will speak from the White House Monday morning about the mass shootings that took place over the weekend in Ohio in Texas. Watch his remarks live.  They are expected to begin at 10 a.m.

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It's Night 1 of the July Democratic debates. Ten candidates are each making the case that they should be the next president of the United States. Follow NPR's live coverage for real-time fact checks and analysis of their remarks.  The debate starts at 8 p.m. Eastern time.

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Former special counsel Robert Mueller is appearing in two separate hearings Wednesday before the House judiciary and intelligence committees. Though Mueller has said his report on Russian interference in the 2016 election is his testimony, lawmakers have insisted that he testify in person. Watch the proceedings live below starting at 8:30 a.m. 

 

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President Trump is speaking from the White House about his administration's push to add a question about citizenship to the 2020 census. Watch his remarks live.  They are expected to start around 5 p.m. Thursday

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Thursday is Night 2 of the first primary debate of the 2020 election cycle.  Democrats scheduled to appear at the Thursday debate in Miami include former Vice President Joe Biden, Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, California Sen. Kamala Harris, New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, Colorado Sen.

Wednesday is Night 1 of the first primary debate of the 2020 election cycle.  Democrats scheduled to appear at the Wednesday debate in Miami include Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren, former Texas Rep. Beto O'Rourke, New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker, Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar, former Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julián Castro, Washington Gov. Jay Inslee, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, Ohio Rep. Tim Ryan, former Maryland Rep. John Delaney and Hawaii Rep.

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The House of Representatives is debating a civil contempt resolution against Attorney General William Barr and former White House Counsel Don McGahn. House Democrats want access to materials related to special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election. The administration has cited security and legal reasons for not disclosing the information. Lawmakers are voting to authorize a lawsuit to get the materials, including an unredacted version of the Mueller Report.  The vote hearing is expected to start around noon Tuesday.  You can watch below.

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Special counsel Robert Mueller is making a statement about his investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election. Watch his remarks at the Justice Department live.  They are scheduled to begin at 11 a.m. Wednesday morning.

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President Trump is unveiling an immigration plan that would vastly change who's allowed into the United States. The administration's proposal focuses on reducing family-based immigration to the U.S. in favor of employment skill-based immigration. Watch his remarks from the White House Rose Garden live below.  The speech is expected to start at 2:30 p.m.

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Attorney General William Barr delivers a press conference at the Justice Department ahead of the expected release of special counsel Robert Mueller's report on Russian interference in the 2016 election. A redacted version of the report is expected to be released on Thursday.  The press conference is expected to start at 9:30 a.m.

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Michael Cohen, President Trump's former lawyer, is testifying on Capitol Hill Wednesday. Cohen has been sentenced to three years in prison, to begin in May. He pleaded guilty last year to charges of campaign finance violations and other charges related to his work for Trump.  His testimony is scheduled to begin at 10 a.m.  You can watch it below.

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President Trump is speaking about border security at the White House. Congress passed a compromise spending measure Thursday to avert a government shutdown that includes some funding for the border barrier. But the White House says Trump will also sign an emergency declaration that will allow him to divert additional funds to build a wall as he has long promised.  The president is expected to start speaking at 10 a.m. EST Friday morning.

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President Trump delivered his State of the Union address Tuesday February 5th after a delay due to the government shutdown. The Democratic response was delivered by former Georgia gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams.  The NPR Politics team annotated each speech which you can read below.

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President Trump is addressing the nation about border security tonight (Tuesday, Jan. 8). Democratic leaders Nancy Pelosi and Charles Schumer will give a joint response immediately following. The government is partially shut down, with Trump in a stalemate with Democrats over funding for a wall along the southern border. Watch his remarks live.  The president's speech is expected to start around 9 p.m.

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