William Roberts

William Roberts

Women's Rights

US House removes ratification deadline for Equal Rights Amendment

The vote moves the ERA one step closer to enactment, but faces obstacles in the Senate and Supreme Court.

US House removes ratification deadline for Equal Rights Amendment

US-Iran escalation

US Senate poised to rebuke Trump on Iran

After Soleimani strike, war powers resolution would seek to limit Trump from escalating military conflicts with Iran.

US Senate poised to rebuke Trump on Iran

Trump Impeachment

Trump acquitted: What's next for the president, Democrats?

Senate hands Trump victory, but analysts say trial without witnesses gives Democrats ammo to frame it as 'cover-up'.

Trump acquitted: What's next for the president, Democrats?

Trump Impeachment

Trump heads for expected acquittal in Senate impeachment trial

Wednesday's vote will cap off the impeachment drama that has consumed Washington since last September.

Trump heads for expected acquittal in Senate impeachment trial

Donald Trump

Trump's State of the Union: What to expect

Trump expected to focus on economy, job growth, immigration in last State of Union address before November's election.

Trump's State of the Union: What to expect

Trump Impeachment

Trump impeachment trial may end soon as Senate witness vote looms

A vote to acquit Trump could come late on Friday or Saturday if Republicans block vote on calling additional witnesses.

Trump impeachment trial may end soon as Senate witness vote looms

Trump Impeachment

Trump trial heads for final day of questions before witness fight

Republicans say there's a chance trial could end Friday but Democrats say they still have a 'shot' at calling witnesses.

Trump trial heads for final day of questions before witness fight

Trump Impeachment

Five questions senators might ask at Trump's impeachment trial

Senate trial picks up speed as senators have 16 hours to pose questions to House managers and Trump's defence.

Five questions senators might ask at Trump's impeachment trial

Trump Impeachment

Trump team brushes aside Bolton revelations as pressure mounts

Trump defence lawyers set to wrap up opening arguments in Senate impeachment trial as calls grow for witnesses.

Trump team brushes aside Bolton revelations as pressure mounts

Trump Impeachment

Impeachment trial: What to expect from Trump's defence team

US Senate trial moves to new phase as president's lawyers get a chance to argue in Trump's favour.

Impeachment trial: What to expect from Trump's defence team

Trump Impeachment

Trump impeachment trial: Will Democrats get their witnesses?

House Democrats turn attention to obstruction charge, need for witnesses on the last day of their opening arguments.

Trump impeachment trial: Will Democrats get their witnesses?

Trump Impeachment

Trump impeachment trial: What's next for the Democrats' case?

House managers to outline constitutional rationale for impeachment, removal from office as they resume opening arguments

Trump impeachment trial: What's next for the Democrats' case?