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.”
If Democrats want to actually remove Trump from office — or cause Republicans to suffer politically for defending him — they’re going to need to up their game.
And they have receipts.
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.
“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.
He managed to undercut the GOP's attempt to keep things boring.
Trump Just Released a Rough Transcript of His First Ukraine Call Where He Talked About Beauty Pageants
The rough text of the 16-minute call on April 21 amounts to mostly pleasantries between the two presidents, and appears likely to be used by the White House as evidence that Trump had no devious intentions toward Ukraine.