Trump makes no mention of Mulvaney amid questions about Acting Chief of Staff's future after quid pro quo walk back; Trump says Republicans need to be "tougher" on impeachment; Dodges questions about Mulvaney
Trump: GOP needs to "get tougher and fight" impeachment; Trump defends Doral G7 plan despite reversal; Top U.S. diplomat in Ukraine to testify in impeachment inquiry; Furious Kurds pelt withdrawing U.S. troops as Trump defends decision to abandon ally; House Republicans push to censure Schiff over whistleblower comments; Wolf one-on-one with Beto O'Rourke; Trump: Clinton "accusing everyone of being a Russian agent"; O'Rourke trying to qualify for November Democratic debate; Israel's Netanyahu gives up effort to form a new government, opening path for rival Benny Gantz; Trump defends Doral G7 plan despite reversal; Trump praises his Florida golf resort after abandoning plans to host G7 summit there
McConnell rebukes Trump's Syria troop withdrawal, says it's a "grave strategic mistake" in new OP-ED; Perry refusing to comply with subpoena for documents; Mixed reaction after Former Defense Secretary Mattis jokes about Trump calling him "overrated"
Trump tries to downplay Mulvaney quid pro debacle, as sources say he's angry and Pelosi calls it a "confession"; Deadline tonight for Rick Perry and White House to produce Ukraine documents in impeachment probe; Sources: Pompeo feels frustrated & victimized amid impeachment controversy, feared Trump would fire him; Dems slam Trump decision to hold G7 Summit at his resort; Rep. Elijah Cummings' funeral set for next Friday in Baltimore; Kurds complain Turkey and its allies violated ceasefire only hours after it went into effect; North Korea blocks high-rise windows in new sign of Kim Jong Un's paranoia
Mulvaney undercuts Trump denials of no quid pro quo on Ukraine, admits U.S. aid was tied to Trump's push to investigate Democrats; Remembering Elijah Cummings
Source: Mulvaney's Ukraine quid pro quo admission is "not helpful", Trump legal team is "stunned"; Turkey agrees to 5-day pause in Syria assault, denies it's a ceasefire as Trump and Pence claim; House Intel Chairman on Mulvaney's admission on Ukraine: things went from 'very bad" to "much, much worse" for Trump; U.S. Ambassador breaks with Trump, says President directed diplomats to work with Giuliani on Ukraine; Senior Justice Department official on Mulvaney's Ukraine admission: "That is news to us"
Democratic leaders walk out of White House Syria meeting accusing Trump of "meltdown" & calling Pelosi "a third-grade politician"; Democrats accuse Trump of "nasty diatribe" during Syria meeting; 2020 Democrats resume campaigns following CNN debate highl
Trump's letter to Erdogan: "Don't be a tough guy. Don't be a fool!; Sources: Federal investigation of Giuliani includes counterintelligence probe; Sources: Federal investigation of Rudy Giuliani's business dealings in Ukraine includes counterintelligence probe; Sources: Former State department adviser told lawmakers he resigned after Pompeo was silent on ouster of U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine; White House: Trump was "measured" during Syria meeting, Pelosi walkout was "baffling"; Trump again denies giving Turkey "green light" on Syria; Kim's horseback photo op may indicate major move ahead
Candidates poised to face off in Democratic Presidential Debate
Awaiting Pelosi news conference on impeachment probe; Guiliani, Budget Office defying impeachment inquiry subpoenas; State Department official raised alarm over Giuliani this past spring; Democrats assessing support for vote to authorize impeachment probe; 2020 Democrats about to debate against backdrop of impeachment probe.