Trump impeachment trial

Washington (AP) — Donald Trump wants more than acquittal. He wants vindication. With impeachment by the House appearing certain, the president has made clear that he views the next ...

Conservatives hit Colorado's Hickenlooper with FEC complaint

DENVER (AP) — A conservative watchdog group filed a complaint Wednesday with the Federal Election Commission alleging that Democratic Senate candidate John Hickenlooper improperly used footage from ad...

Impeachment’s influence hazy as issue in congressional races

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans aim to use the House drive toward impeaching President Donald Trump to whittle down Democrats’ majority by dislodging vulnerable incumbents from swing districts loaded wi...

Colorado ex-Gov. Hickenlooper's travel ethics probe released

DENVER (AP) — A report from the Colorado Ethics commission released Thursday came to no conclusion about whether former governor and current U.S. Senate candidate John Hickenlooper's use of private pl...

US envoy nominee promises support for Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Roxanne Cabral, the nominee for U.S. ambassador to the Marshall Islands and current representative to Panama, promised on Tuesday (Oct. 29) to protect Taiwan and its Pacif...

US Senate passes TAIPEI Act by unanimous vote

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The United States Senate has passed the TAIPEI Act of 2019 to strengthen Taiwan's diplomatic standing in the world at a time when China is using its growing economic, ...

While Trump rakes in cash, some Senate Republicans lagging

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is raising record amounts of cash for his 2020 reelection. But that fundraising might isn't spilling over to the most vulnerable Republicans fighting to hold o...

Republicans stumbling over question at heart of impeachment

DENVER (AP) — A simple yes-or-no question keeps tripping up Senate Republicans: Should the president ask foreign countries to investigate political rivals? A month ago the question w...

US lawmakers congratulate Taiwan on Double Ten Day

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In celebration of Taiwan’s National Day celebrations, two U.S. senators and the House of Representatives' Taiwan Caucus congratulated Taiwan and reaffirmed the i...

Taiwan's foreign minister, US senator call for stronger Taiwan-US ties

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s Foreign Minister Joseph Wu (吳釗燮) and U.S. Senator Cory Gardner (R-CO) have co-authored an op-ed published by The Hill calling on the U.S. government to stre...

Romney, Sasse break from GOP on Trump's China remarks

WASHINGTON (AP) — Most Republican leaders were silent or supportive of President Donald Trump's public call for another foreign government, China, to investigate his political foe, while a h...

Trump busts another norm; GOP responds with silence, support

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican leaders are reacting in two ways to President Donald Trump's public call for another foreign government, China, to investigate his political rival: silence and support. ...

US Senate committee passes TAIPEI Act in wake of China's poaching of allies

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The United States Senate Committee on Foreign Relations on Wednesday (Sept. 25) passed a draft bill designed to counter China's bullying of Taiwan in the international...

Rubio, Gardner urge passing of TAIPEI Act in wake of Solomon Islands' switch to China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In response to news that the Solomon Islands switched diplomatic ties from Taiwan to China on Monday (Sept. 16), U.S. Senators Marco Rubio and Cory Gardner condemned the move a...

Foreign ministry congratulates Taiwan-friendly Guatemala president-elect

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s embassy in Guatemala has extended congratulations to president-elect Alejandro Giammattei, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA). The 63-ye...