Pelosi said, "This is really important, especially when it comes to intelligence agencies, someone who is brave enough to clarify the truth of power, and then by that Filter of a Trump-appointed Inspector General who found them urgent concern and … then made it with the next steps. "
Pelosi said Trump had" every opportunity to present his case before Congress "and" could Take oath of office or he could do it in writing ".
The House spokesman said Trump's actions were "so much worse" than former President Richard Nixon, who was indicted in the Watergate scandal but resigned before the House of Representatives could vote.
"But it's such a sad thing," Pelosi continued. "I mean, what the President did was so much worse than what Richard Nixon did, that Richard Nixon had taken enough care of the country at some point to realize that this could not continue."
The whistleblower's complaint claims Trump has abused his officials' powers to solicit "interference from Ukraine in the 2020 election, and that the White House has taken steps to cover it up. Trump has denied any wrongdoing.
A rough copy written by the White House shows that Trump has repeatedly urged Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky to investigate former Vice President Joe Biden, Trump's potential political rival for 2020, and his son Hunter Biden. There is no evidence of misconduct by Joe or Hunter Biden.