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Sondland pulls others into a press campaign and puts Trump's Republican allies on the defensive

Sondland's testimony probably speeds up House Democrats' motions to call the president and send the matter to the Senate for assessment, but at this point the odds of conviction remain long, without a significant change of public opinion away from the president. [19659002] Sondland became the latest in a series of witnesses who have said that any effort to pressure …

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Judge Napolitano: Sondland has so far provided the most convincing testimony for any Trump witness

Judge Andrew Napolitano on Wednesday argued that US Ambassador to the European Union Gordon Sondland was the most convincing witness to Trump's investigative hearings to date. Napolitano told Neil Cavuto about "Your World" that Sondland "painted a picture" describing President Trump's transgressions to Ukraine in a negative light. ADAM SCHIFF: SONDLAND TESTIMONY PROVIDES "BRIBERY" WAS THE & # 39; HEART …

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Gordon Sondland's testimony: Five takeaways

In his opening statement, Sondland directly linked President Donald Trump to "quid pro quo" dealing with Ukrainian investigations of Trump's political opponents for official acts, including a White House meeting. Sondland explicitly stated that "everyone was in the loop" about what happened to Ukraine's foreign policy, which led to top Trump officials. Sondland, a politically appointed and hotel magnate with …

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The house passes Hong Kong rights bill amid Trump China's trade talks

Pro-democracy supporters hold their phone's flashlight in a rally to show support for students at Hong Kong Poytechnic University on November 19, 2019 in Hong Kong, China. Anthony Kwan | Getty Images The House approved a pro-legislation on Hong Kong's rights on Wednesday, putting President Donald Trump in a bind when he tries not to stir up high stakes with …

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Impeachment Witness Colonel Attorney Col Vindman Requires Fox News Recall "False and Defamatory" Segment

The request for a withdrawal centers around an October 28 segment on Laura Ingraham's prime time show, "The Ingraham Angle." During that segment, Ingraham seemed to think that Vindman, a decorated military officer, was perhaps more loyal to Ukraine than the United States. Vindman was born in Ukraine but grew up in the United States. "Isn't that such an interesting …

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Gordon Sondland's testimony: Five takeaways

(CNN) US Ambassador to the European Union Gordon Sondland changed the course of the House Violence Study on Wednesday for several hours in front of the House Intelligence Committee with the TV cameras rolling for a global audience. In his opening statement, Sondland directly linked President Donald Trump to "quid pro quo" dealing with Ukrainian investigations of Trump's political opponents …

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The FBI is trying to interview the whistleblower

The FBI has asked to interview the CIA whistleblower whose complaint concerned the Ukraine impeachment investigation, a source directly familiar with the matter told NBC News. The whistleblower has not yet agreed to an interview, the source says. 19659003] Let our news hit your inbox. The news and stories are important, delivered tomorrows on weekdays. A source for law enforcement …

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Two more government officials testifying on Wednesday evening in a hearing

Wednesday's second public hearing will pair longtime Pentagon official Laura Cooper with David Hale, Secretary of State for Political Affairs, for what is expected to be a technical exploration of how support was held and how US policy in Ukraine was hijacked by the President's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani. In her closed deposition last month – which was delayed for …

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What is happening in Iran? – CNN

Speaking at a government meeting in Tehran, Rouhani said that the country had "triumphed from yet another test" and that "despite the country's financial problems and existing complaints," Iran had shown it "would never allow the balance to lean in favor of the enemy," according to state broadcaster Press TV. The Iranian government has blamed foreign enemies for the recent …

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