Stories tagged: "Donald Trump"

In this June 21, 2019 file photo, U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania William McSwain speaks with members of the media at a news conference in Philadelphia.  McSwain, the top federal prosecutor in Philadelphia announced Thursday, Jan. 14, 2021 that he will step down next week when President Trump leaves office.  (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)
Federal Prosecutor in Philadelphia to Resign as Trump Departs

US Attorney William McSwain is a Trump appointee who has sparred with Philadelphia's District Attorney.

Rep. Lloyd Smucker, R-Pa., speaks on the House floor as the House of Representatives debates the articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump at the Capitol during Trump's first impeachment in 2019. (House Television via AP)
These Are the Nine Pennsylvania Republican House Members Who Voted Against Impeaching Trump

US Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick, who said just last week that Trump “lit the flame of incitement and owns responsibility” for the attempted coup, voted against impeachment.

People gather at the base of the U.S. Capitol with large IMPEACH and REMOVE letters on January 12, 2021 in Washington, DC. The group is calling on Congress to impeach and remove President Donald Trump on the day that Democrats introduced articles of impeachment in response to Trump's incitement of a mob entering the U.S. Capitol Building on January 6. (Photo by Paul Morigi/Getty Images for MoveOn)
Trump Takes No Responsibility for Terrorists as House Gets Ready for Wednesday Impeachment Vote

Trump faces a charge of "incitement of insurrection" for the deadly terrorist attack on the Capitol building.

(Courtesy of Lehigh University)
Lehigh University Trustees Rescind Trump’s Honorary Degree

Lehigh University faculty voted three years ago to take away the degree, but the trustees declined to do so at the time.

Gov. Tom Wolf participates in a send-off ceremony on Sept. 5, 2019, in Annville, Lebanon County, as they prepare to mobilize for deployment to the Middle East. (Flickr/Office of Gov. Tom Wolf)
Wolf Activates National Guard, Sends It to DC to Help Secure Peace

Governor Tom Wolf activated the Pennsylvania National Guard on Thursday and is sending it to Washington, DC.

A Trump supporter is tended to by a police officer while suffering the effects of chemical agents used to disperse crows after protesters stormed the grounds the Capitol Building on Jan. 6, 2021 in Washington, DC. (Getty Images Photo/Jon Cherry)
Trump’s Tough Stance on Black Lives Matter Protesters Disappears for White Terrorists

Wednesday's uprising drove home a painful and obvious point: Police exercise a level of moderation when facing whites that is hardly ever extended to people of color.

Officer Thomas Goldie of the Zelienople Borough Police Department attended Wednesday's Rally in Washington, DC. There's no evidence he took part in the attack on the Capitol.
Zelienople Cop Attends DC Capitol Rally

Images of the officer attending the rally were shared, then deleted, on social media. It's unclear if he participated in the attack on the Capitol.