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What happened and what’s next in the impeachment inquiry

Here’s a summary of what you might have missed, and what’s expected to happen next.

Elizabeth Warren picks her battles as attacks against her increase

The Democratic presidential candidate’s steady climb in the polls is drawing increasingly frequent barbs from her rivals and heightened scrutiny of her every move. Warren’s strategy for handling these criticisms and attacks has started to emerge.

Warren: ‘Marry one woman. Assuming you can find one’

At a town hall Thursday night, Senator Elizabeth Warren was asked how she would respond to someone who says marriage is between one man and one woman. She delivered quite the burn in response.

Trump slams Joe Biden, Ilhan Omar during Minnesota rally

President Trump called the Minnesota representative “a disgrace to our country” but saved his harshest comments for former vice president Joe Biden. Throughout the rally, Trump sought to convert the threat to his presidency into a weapon on the campaign trail.

Several national security officials raised alarms about Ukraine policy before and after Trump call

The officials took their concerns about efforts to pressure Ukraine to the legal adviser to the National Security Council.

House Democrats subpoena Energy Secretary Rick Perry

House Democrats have subpoenaed Energy Secretary Rick Perry as part of their impeachment investigation into President Trump’s dealings with Ukraine.

Two Florida businessmen tied to Giuliani arrested on campaign finance violations

Lev Parnas and Igor Fruman were arrested on campaign finance violations resulting from a $325,000 donation to a political action committee supporting Trump’s re-election. House Democrats subpoenaed the men on Thursday.

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Amid possible primary, Trahan touts backing of Warren, pro-choice group

The dual endorsements come as Dan Koh, the former Boston City Hall aide who narrowly lost in last year’s Third Congressional District primary, is openly weighing a challenge of Lori Trahan in September.