Federal lawmakers are trying to keep Big Tech companies from favoring their own product lines over others.
FBI Director Christopher Wray appeared before the House Judiciary Committee on Thursday, facing questions on several ongoing investigations, including the origins of the coronavirus.
Former White House Counsel Don McGahn testified to the House Judiciary Committee last week that there was "never really a good beginning, middle, and end" to conversations with former President Donald Trump.
Democrat Val Demings was speaking about law enforcement during a House Judiciary hearing when Republican Jim Jordan tried to interrupt her.
"The Committee cannot continue to sit idly by and allow our nation's borders to be erased," Republicans on the House Judiciary Committee wrote in a letter to chairman Jerry Nadler (D-N.Y.) on Wednesday.
The New York congressman criticized the freshman from Utah, implying that his vote to object the election certification was unpatriotic.
Gaetz suggested it would be a "great, unifying patriotic moment." But Democrat Jerry Nadler said the pledge is already taken at the start of the day in the House and that repeating it would be "unnecessary."
The House Judiciary Committee announced Friday that lawyer Barry Berke will be serving as a Chief Impeachment Counsel during President Donald Trump's second impeachment trial, about a year after he was on the House Democrats' legal team during the first Trump impeachment trial.
"I am proud to have been named to a committee with the power to bring about justice for all," U.S. Representative-elect Cori Bush (D-Mo.) said after being nominated to serve on the House Judiciary Committee on Friday.
The four technology companies "have too much power, and that power must be reined in and subject to appropriate oversight and enforcement," the subcommittee's report said.
Senator Kelly Loeffler wrote that the Netflix film "has raised new concerns about the entertainment industry's complicity in sexualizing children, which also fuels predators."
"This quid pro quo is unacceptable," House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler said. "Congress must act."
"We have repeatedly warned you and your predecessors that the misuse of our criminal justice system for political purposes is both dangerous to our democracy," the House committee wrote in a letter to Barr.
"You can't hide from history," S.E. Cupp warned.
The passage of the articles came a day later than originally planned after the Judiciary chairman unexpectedly and surprisingly adjourned after more than 14 hours of partisan debate, infuriating Republicans.
Four GOP congressmen proposed amendments, with one inserting the terms "Hunter Biden" and "Burisma" into the articles' text.
The U.S. vice president's words on impeachment from 2008 were used by a Democrat on the House Judiciary Committee during a hearing.
"The intent was clear," Pramila Jayapal told CNN. "It was a corruption of our elections process."
The televised proceeding will likely be the last time lawmakers make their impeachment case to the public ahead of a likely panel vote later this week to advance articles of impeachment to the full House floor.
Adam Schiff provided few details of Monday's articles of impeachment hearing against Donald Trump.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi will participate in a CNN town hall Thursday at 9:00 p.m. EDT, the network announced last month, where she will likely field questions about impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump.
"This is the most desperate defense," Joe Scarborough said.
A Republican counsel at the House Judiciary Committee impeachment hearing cut out comments about President Donald Trump's children Donald Jr., Ivanka, and Eric from the section he quoted.
"A minor child deserves privacy and should be kept out of politics," the Melania Trump tweeted. "Pamela Karlan, you should be ashamed."
Pamela Karlan said she felt "insulted" by Representative Doug Collins' implication that she was unfamiliar with the impeachment transcripts before the House hearings.
The first three of the four legal scholars who testified said President Donald Trump committed impeachable offenses.
Republicans have signaled they're preparing to act as a thorn in the side of their Democratic counterparts, ready to engage in debates over committee procedures.
Some of Trump's biggest allies on Capitol Hill have made it clear that Wednesday's hearing will be filled with spectacle and arguments over procedure.
Trump on Sunday accused Democrats of "undercutting our Country" by scheduling the "most ridiculous" hearing "on [the] same dates as NATO."
House Democrats expressed hope Donald Trump will participate in the impeachment inquiry, while Republicans dismissed it.