Quotable: “I couldn’t believe what I was hearing,” one of the officials, Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, said of Mr. Trump’s request to the Ukrainian president. “It was probably an element of shock — that maybe, in certain regards, my worst fear of how our Ukraine policy could play out was playing out, and how this was likely to have significant implications for U.S. national security.”GO TO STORE
Some Democrats say Mr. Dutton, who has sponsored pro-charter-school legislation, is in league with charter-school proponents. One of the ways the Houston district could have avoided a takeover was by forming a partnership with a nonprofit group, charter school or university, but district leaders voted against it.GO TO STORE
Repeal the “domestic gag rule”? YesGO TO STORE
Still, those reservations were enough to deadlock debate on the treaty, blocking Senate approval. Lodge entered the history books as the man who sank American participation in the League of Nations — and led to a retreat from international leadership, at a time when, many historians argue, the world needed America to take such leadership.