Evan Vucci/AP

WASHINGTON — Agitated and angry, President Donald Trump squared off against House Democrats on Wednesday, packing his increasingly aggressive impeachment defense with name-calling and expletives. Quietly but just as resolutely, lawmakers expanded their inquiry, promising a broad new subpoena for documents and witnesses.

Noclip/Wikimedia Commons

WASHINGTON — The House Judiciary Committee will prepare subpoenas this week seeking special counsel Robert Mueller's full Russia report as the Justice Department appears likely to miss an April 2 deadline set by Democrats for the report's release.

Hawaii State Capitol

In some states, one political party dominates even without a lift from gerrymandering. The most extreme examples are Hawaiʻi, Massachusetts and Rhode Island, all of which have legislatures controlled by Democrats.

Key Democrats Support Mayor Kirk Caldwell

Aug 15, 2016
Wayne Yoshioka

The Democratic Party’s unity breakfast Sunday was more than a healing process following hard-fought Primary Election campaigns.  It was a time to come together to back party candidates for the general election, including their choice for Honolulu Mayor.    HPR’s Wayne Yoshioka reports.