News Pictures of The Week - December 12

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) joins with House investigative committee chairs (L-R) Rep. Jerry Nadler (D-NY), Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA), Rep. Carolyn Maloney, (D-NY), Rep. Richard Neal (D-MA), and Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA), as they announce the next steps in the House impeachment inquiry at the U.S. Capitol December 10, 2019 in Washington, DC. The impeachment charges include abuse of power and obstruction claims and “clear and present danger” to national security and the 2020 election.
(Dec. 9, 2019 - Source: Getty Images North America)