U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine Bill Taylor and career department official George Kent are to testify Wednesday, and former U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch is to appear Friday. The whistleblower sparked the inquiry into Trump's efforts to pressure Ukraine to investigate former vice president Joe Biden and his son Hunter Biden.
Democrats want to know if Trump withheld almost $400 million in military aid to Ukraine to get President Volodomyr Zelenskiy to publicly commit himself to investigating Joe Biden, a potential Trump rival in the 2020 presidential election, for corruption. Most prominent among them: the anonymous whistleblower and former Vice President Joe Biden's son Hunter.
US President Donald Trump has said that the White House will probably release a transcript of a second call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy on Tuesday.
"They want to have a transcript of the other call, the second call, and I'm willing to provide that", the President told reporters Saturday on the tarmac at Joint Base Andrews, before boarding Air Force One.
The GOP also requested Nellie Ohr, a former Fusion GPS contractor, and Alexandra Chalupa, a former Democratic National Committee staffer, signaling that Republicans still want to focus on unsubstantiated claims related to the 2016 presidential campaign. The White House already has released a transcript of their July 25 phone conversation, in which Democrats allege Mr. Trump was withholding military aid until Ukraine's leader agreed to investigate Democratic frontrunner Joseph R. Biden.
On Saturday, Trump said the April call is "very important", CNN reported.
Nunes writes that both Biden and Archer's time with Burisma "can assist the American public in understanding the nature and extent of Ukraine's pervasive corruption, information that bears directly on President Trump's long-standing and deeply-held skepticism of the country".
Chairman of the House Intelligence Committee Adam Schiff (D-CA) speaks during a media briefing after a House vote approving rules for an impeachment inquiry into U.S. President Trump on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., October 31, 2019.
Hill described Bolton as being angry about the administration's political maneuvers, and she told of his efforts to distance himself from them. And the testimony of at least one witness links Trump to the decision to withhold almost $400 million in security aid for Ukraine until that country announced it would pursue the investigations into his political rivals.
Jordan has fiercely defended Trump from his critics, especially the Democrats in charge of the impeachment probe, which he has called a "ridiculous charade".
While some of Trump's Republican supporters are finding it hard to defend his actions, they say they do not believe his request for an investigation into the Bidens is an impeachable offense that could lead to his removal from office.
Beshear - the son of Kentucky's last Democratic governor, Steve Beshear -named his top deputy in the attorney general's office, J. Just last weekend Vice President Pence and former Vice President Joe Biden held events in the state for their respective parties.
Subban and Frederik Andersen stood tall through the first 40 minutes of the game as neither allowed a goal in two periods of play. Max Pacioretty: Pacioretty opened the scoring in the third period and gave Vegas the lead early in the final frame.
Customers can expect to find a huge range of discounts and bargains as all stock must go before the Romford store closure. While Mothercare's worldwide shops remain profitable, its United Kingdom division faced serious financial difficulties.
However, a THAI employee says Rainsy was not allowed to board the flight from Paris to Bangkok because his booking was not valid. The government in Phnom Penh said it would arrest him and has asked all regional neighbours to bar him from entering.
Given the stakes, the stage and the production, this was arguably the best game Najee Harris has had in an Alabama uniform. Tagovailoa limped off the field after the game, his first since suffering an ankle injury against Tennessee on October 20.
The sunny streets of Tokyo are already filling up with excited crowds ahead of Emperor Naruhito's enthronement procession. Hours before the parade, Yukari Oshita said she felt a closeness to Naruhito, the first emperor born in post-war Japan .
Exactly six months after their first baby, Prince Harry may have just hinted that the couple are preparing for their second child. Each royal accessorized with a red poppy pin - an artificial flower that has been used to honor fallen veterans since 1921.
Curry will be re-evaluated in three months, and Golden State may decide that it makes no sense to play it. They sit at 2-7 on the season, and teams around the league certainly won't show any sympathy for them.
Brescia, with a game in hand, fell to their fourth consecutive defeat with their winless run now stretching back seven games. Torino's first win since September 26 puts them 11th.
Lions' Stafford (back/hip) won't play vs. Bears
That's the second-longest active streak by a QB in the National Football League behind Phillip Rivers. He was limited all week, but publicly there did not seem to be concern. "No, I'm fine.
Who will Tiger pick on Thursday for Presidents Cup?
Missing from the American team is Phil Mickelson, who had played in every Presidents Cup since the matches began in 1994. The Americans won in 2011 at Royal Melbourne with Woods - a captain's pick - delivering the winning point.
Windows Mobile aurait pu battre Android — Bill Gates
Et d'enfoncer le clou en suggérant que le géant américain "aurait été plus concentré sur la création du système d'exploitation". On a longtemps cherché des explications à l'échec de la firme de Redmond sur le marché des smartphones.
L'Iran annonce avoir découvert un gisement de pétrole colossal
Le pays souffre de l'effet des sanctions économiques rétablies contre la République islamique par les Etats-Unis depuis août 2018. Le gisement s'étend de Bostan à Omidiyeh, deux villes de la province du Khouzestan, dans le sud-ouest de l'Iran, a-t-il ajouté.
Central New York Weekend Weather Forecast
A low of 11 degrees was reported in Walpack, Sussex County, while several towns reported temperatures in the low-to-mid teens. Sunday: Colder by afternoon, a 90 percent chance of snow with 2 inches accumulation, and an early afternoon high of 28.