A CBS News investigation uncovered a possible pay-for-play system involving the Republican National Committee and President Donald Trump's ambassador to the Bahamas. Emails received by CBS News show that the candidate Doug Manchester, a billionaire from San Diego, has been asked by the RNC to donate half a million dollars as his Senate affirmation faltered, according to lead investigator Jim …Read More »
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At the same time as Rudy Giuliani and his now-accused friends insisted that President Donald Trump Amb. Marie Yovanovitch of their post in Ukraine, officials of the Trump administration, were eyeing potential contenders for the takeover of their job. One of the people in the mix, according to three sources familiar with the discussions, was Rep. Pete Sessions, a former …Read More »
In an interview with NPR about her new book, former UN Ambassador Nikki Haley said she had been trying to avoid the "toxic" and "trashy" White House – and she would campaign for President Trump in 2020. Upstairs, she is posing for a portrait at the NPR studios in New York City on November 8th. Amr Alfiky for NPR Hide …Read More »
Image Rights EPA A recalled US Ambassador at the center of Trump's impeachment investigation said she felt threatened by a cryptic remark the President made on her when she made a call. Ex-envoy for Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch told Congress that she was "very worried" about the statement by President Donald Trump in the telephone conference with the Ukrainian leader. Mr. …Read More »
Giuliani returns with Trump's candidate for the Russian ambassador: "he does not know what he's talking about"
Rudy Giuliani Rudy GiulianiTrump's attacks on Vindman trigger a backlash AP: Saudi Arabian tycoon donated to Obama's inauguration by a Middleman's House committee asks Mulvaney aide-de-camp for testimony against President Trump Donald John TrumpThe number of uninsured children rises in the second year and exceeds 4 million Trump moments after the trick-or-treat event in the White House candidate as ambassador …Read More »
Taylor, former retired ambassador to Ukraine and a former foreign affairs statesman, had exchanged text messages with two other diplomats, describing him as "crazy about withholding security support for a political campaign" and as a "nightmare scenario." Taylor did not comment when he arrived on Capitol Hill, which would take several hours. An official who worked on the impeachment investigation …Read More »
Thank you, Mr. Chairman, for the opportunity to give this testimony today. I was disappointed that the Ministry of Foreign Affairs prevented me at the last minute from announcing earlier on 8 October 2019. But your presentation of a subpoena supported my appearance here today. I am pleased to give you the following testimony: Let me begin by saying that …Read More »
impeachment request last: E.U. Ambassador Gordon Sondland says Trump has ordered diplomats to work with Giuliani – live updates
Trump defends Giuliani in impeachment investigation Key Facts and Latest News Gordon Sondland, the US Ambassador to the European Union, wanted to tell legislators that he was working on President Trump's instruction to work with Rudy Giuliani, "disappointed" is Ukraine. Kurt Volker, former US Special Representative for Ukraine, said on October 3 that the president's personal lawyer "amplified a negative …Read More »
Fiona Hill, a former top National Security Council expert for Russia, praised the ousted US ambassador to Ukraine, Marie Yovanovitch. Fox News has heard Hill testify before the committee Yovanovitch, who testified against Congressional legislators in Parliament's impeachment investigation of President Trump last Friday, was recalled by her ambassador in May by Trump, about the same Time when Rudy Giuliani …Read More »
Gordon Sondland, ambassador to Ukraine controversy involved to testify, Trump told him "no consideration"
The US ambassador to the European Union, Gordon Sondland, is expected to announce on Thursday to Congress legislators that President Trump has told him that there is no compensation for Trump's disputed July phone call with Ukrainian President Volodymr Zelenskiy. ] A person familiar with his planned testimony told Fox News that Sondland is expected to have his text message …Read More »