Trump impeachment vote
Lev Parnas and Igor Fruman met with the CEO of a state-owned gas giant in a bid to broker U.S. gas exports to Ukraine.
“President Trump's persistent and continuing effort to coerce a foreign country to help him cheat to win an election is a clear and present danger to our free and fair elections, and to our national security.”
“The evidence is clear that President Trump used the power of his office to pressure Ukraine into announcing investigations into his political rival, former Vice President Joe Biden”
Schiff’s job was to uncover Trump’s apparent attempts to extort politically motivated investigations from Ukraine. Nadler’s will be to convince the American public that the president's actions warrant his removal.
“The numbers still don't look good for Trump, but they definitely haven't gotten worse."
House Judiciary chairman Jerrold Nadler, Democrat from New York, said McGahn should march down to Capitol Hill promptly and tell what he knows.
The promise of new evidence arrives as Parnas’ lawyer mounts a public campaign to convince the intel committee to call Parnas as a witness.
“The president did it,” said Rep. Denny Heck as the curtain fell on the hearings Thursday afternoon. “The only question that remains is, what will we do?”
“This is exactly what the Russian government was hoping for.”
Ambassador Volker, the former U.S. envoy to Ukraine, showed little interest in entertaining the GOP's Biden talking points.
Ambassador Kurt Volker said Tuesday he now remembers overhearing a discussion of investigations during a key White House meeting with Ukrainian officials on July 10.
Specifically, they used their time to smear him with unfounded accusations of leaking and dual loyalty.