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Keep Trump in the House — Don't Let Him Win Fixed Senate Trial

Keep Trump in the House — Don't Let Him Win Fixed Senate Trial

The Senate will put on a show trial in which they attack the sworn testimony from career civil servants

Ambassador to Ukraine," for the frightening moment when it dawns on Marie Yovanovitch that it’s her own

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Hillary Clinton Articles - Breitbart

Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch was criminal.

Jeff Van Drew (D-NJ) dismissed diplomat Bill Taylor’s testimony Wednesday before the House Intelligence

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Key players in the Trump impeachment probe and what they testified to Congress

Key players in the Trump impeachment probe and what they testified to Congress

Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch was recalled.

Democrats say the testimony, both from open proceedings and closed-door depositions, paints a picture

Democrats say the testimony paints a picture of the Trump’s abuse of power, while Republicans have raced

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Judiciary Committee to begin impeachment hearings by featuring four law professors

Judiciary Committee to begin impeachment hearings by featuring four law professors

committee held closed-door sessions before opening up the inquiry to public hearings, which featured testimony

Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch.

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House votes to send impeachment report to Judiciary Committee

House votes to send impeachment report to Judiciary Committee

The main outlines of the story have been well documented in the two weeks of public testimony with 12

The Democrats’ narrative begins with Trump recalling Yovanovitch in April.

allies of coordinating with conservative journalist John Solomon to peddle “false narratives” about Yovanovitch

calls to the Office of Management and Budget and the White House in April, as the campaign against Yovanovitch

Democrats accused Pence of crafting a “carefully worded statement” during Sondland’s testimony, arguing

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Adam Schiff's Report Cites No 'Bribery' or 'High Crimes'; Only Tweets | Breitbart

Adam Schiff's Report Cites No 'Bribery' or 'High Crimes'; Only Tweets | Breitbart

several witnesses against him, including calling them “Never Trumpers” and drawing attention to their testimony

Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch during her testimony, which clearly did not obstruct her testimony

that “the new Ukrainian President spoke unfavorably about her in my second phone call with him,” which Yovanovitch

Everywhere Marie Yovanovitch went turned bad. She started off in Somalia, how did that go?

The report also cites, as an example of witness intimidation, Trump re-tweeting a reference to testimony

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Adam Schiff Releases Democrats' Intelligence Committee Impeachment Report | Breitbart

Adam Schiff Releases Democrats' Intelligence Committee Impeachment Report | Breitbart

Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch, whom it describes as an “anti-corruption champion.”

The Democrats also place great evidentiary weight on vague testimony that the Ukrainian embassy in Washington

was aware of the hold on the aid, ignoring clear testimony from a variety of witnesses that the Ukrainians

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House democrats release report on impeachment inquiry findings

House democrats release report on impeachment inquiry findings

that were conducted over the past several months, including 12 at two weeks of public hearings, with testimony

outlines in considerable detail a scheme that began actually well before the recall of Ambassador (Marie) Yovanovitch

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Trump Impeachment Inquiry

Trump Impeachment Inquiry

The first hearing will feature testimony from legal experts about the constitutional grounds for impeachment

Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch refused to hang his photo at the embassy in Kiev for at least

manufacturing plant in Austin with Apple CEO Tim Cook, but he fielded a number of questions about today's testimony

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Republican Impeachment Defense Claims Trump’s Ukraine Pressure Was Apolitical

Republican Impeachment Defense Claims Trump’s Ukraine Pressure Was Apolitical

The conclusion is at odds with sworn testimony from senior American diplomats, White House officials

They will conclude, based on witness testimony and documentary evidence, that working with allies inside

Giuliani, his private attorney who led the push for investigations, to help steer Ukraine matters, despite testimony

Yovanovitch, the former American ambassador to Kyiv, or Mr.

Yovanovitch was treated fairly, but they downplay her removal, arguing it had no meaningful effect on

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DOJ’s election-year conundrum: How to probe team Trump

DOJ’s election-year conundrum: How to probe team Trump

And on Capitol Hill, lawmakers busy with impeachment are collecting documents and testimony that could

occurred while the two were working with Giuliani on a campaign to spread negative information about Marie Yovanovitch

widely believed to be referenced in the Parnas-Fruman indictment in connection with efforts to remove Yovanovitch

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‘A New Republican Star is born’: Elise Stefanik rises amid impeachment drama

‘A New Republican Star is born’: Elise Stefanik rises amid impeachment drama

Schiff blocked her from questioning former Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch.

Yovanovitch as she testified.

“Everywhere Marie Yovanovitch went turned bad. She started off in Somalia, how did that go?

Yovanovitch in May.

Yovanovitch’s testimony, Ms. Cobb launched a fundraising drive on Twitter that linked Ms.

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Schiff's panel 'now preparing' impeachment report, signaling next phase of inquiry

Ambassador to the European Union Gordon Sondland's testimony before the Intelligence Committee was a

," Trump said on the White House lawn before reading from handwritten notes taken during Sondland’s testimony

Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch said she was "aware" of a potential issue, because Obama administration

confirmation hearings for Ukraine, there was a question about that and a select answer, so I was aware of it," Yovanovitch

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Robert Reich: Yovanovitch, Vindman, Hill—the Trump administration really does have some of the best People in America | Opinion

Robert Reich: Yovanovitch, Vindman, Hill—the Trump administration really does have some of the best People

Former Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch spoke of "a crisis in the State Department as the policy

During Yovanovitch's testimony, Trump tweeted that "everywhere Marie Yovanovitch went turned bad," and

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White House review finds emails showing debate over Ukraine aid — live

White House review finds emails showing debate over Ukraine aid — live

Mulvaney will not testify in the impeachment inquiry, regardless of the outcome of litigation over testimony

The efforts included the abrupt ouster of the former ambassador to Ukraine, Marie Yovanovitch, a 30-year

.: There was a lot of testimony during this past week's impeachment inquiry about foreign interference

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Himes says Nunes pushed

Himes says Nunes pushed "fantastical conspiracy theories" at impeachment hearings

The theory is at the center of efforts spearheaded by Rudy Giuliani to oust Marie Yovanovitch as U.S.

But he said testimony by Parnas would help Congress look into it. 

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Rudy Giuliani: Joe Biden is ‘like Kay Corleone’ in impeachment drama

Rudy Giuliani: Joe Biden is ‘like Kay Corleone’ in impeachment drama

allies are gearing up for the impeachment trial that Trump insists he wants — in which he could demand testimony

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in March, weeks before Trump ousted former Ukraine Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch

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OPINION | Democrats’ 3 Impeachment Hazards: Speed, Squirrels and Guano

OPINION | Democrats’ 3 Impeachment Hazards: Speed, Squirrels and Guano

interference in our next election, we cannot wait to make a referral until our efforts to obtain additional testimony

they tried to enforce subpoenas for crucial documents against other officials or even attempted to get testimony

Can you remember the key takeaways from his testimony?

Who did Rudy Giuliani call when he was trying to have Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch sacked?

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Immigrants are standing up for American values—even if House Republicans will not | Opinion

Immigrants are standing up for American values—even if House Republicans will not | Opinion

Faced last month with powerful testimony from Lieutenant Colonel Alexander Vindman, an immigrant from

But, in fact, Vindman, along with Marie Yovanovitch and Fiona Hill, two other longtime public servants

Vindman—whose loyalty was so scrutinized that he felt compelled to declare "I am an American" during his testimony—was

Vindman movingly addressed his father, who fled the Soviet Union, directly in his testimony.

Vindman, Yovanovitch and Hill remind us that immigrants represent the best of America.

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Opinion | Impeachment is Trump’s stage, and Democrats are merely players

Opinion | Impeachment is Trump’s stage, and Democrats are merely players

On Nov. 14, as testimony began, Trump’s approval rating stood at 41.2 percent and his disapproval at

Former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch “was not an angel” and had screwed up “everywhere

viewers — compared to the close to 20 million who had tuned in to both former FBI Director James Comey’s testimony

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Records show many calls between White House, Giuliani

Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch was summoned to Washington and told that she had lost Trump’s

Patel has denied news reports – based in part on the closed-door testimony from Fiona Hill, former top

“Any reporting to the contrary, and any testimony provided to Congress, is simply false, and any current

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A Mysterious ‘-1’ and Other Call Records Show How Giuliani Pressured Ukraine

A Mysterious ‘-1’ and Other Call Records Show How Giuliani Pressured Ukraine

Nonetheless, the timing and volume of the calls buttressed testimony by witnesses who portrayed Mr.

Yovanovitch from her post.

Yovanovitch and accusing Ukrainian officials of interfering in American politics.

Giuliani, according to congressional testimony.

Hill’s testimony, Mr. Patel filed a defamation lawsuit against the news organization.

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In dueling impeachment reports, Democrats portray Trump's abuse of power while GOP defends

In dueling impeachment reports, Democrats portray Trump's abuse of power while GOP defends "valid" Ukraine concerns

GOP report: Despite damaging testimony from current and former government officials—including some Trump-appointed

A federal judge who quashed that notion in a recent case involving executive privilege and the testimony

Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch.

The testimony of Gordon Sondland, a Trump-inauguration-donor-turned-U.S.

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Democrats release report on impeachment inquiry findings

Democrats release report on impeachment inquiry findings

that were conducted over the past several months, including 12 at two weeks of public hearings, with testimony

outlines in considerable detail a scheme that began actually well before the recall of Ambassador (Marie) Yovanovitch

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Democrats release House report on impeaching Trump

Democrats release House report on impeaching Trump

that were conducted over the past several months, including 12 at two weeks of public hearings, with testimony

outlines in considerable detail a scheme that began actually well before the recall of Ambassador (Marie) Yovanovitch

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Senate panel cleared Ukraine of election interference

Senate panel cleared Ukraine of election interference

In her Senate testimony, Chalupa denied serving as an intermediary between the Ukrainian embassy and

In her testimony, Trump’s former top Russia adviser Fiona Hill acknowledged Chaly’s comments, but said

and Fruman helped launch a smear campaign that culminated last spring in the early recall of Marie Yovanovitch

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Elise Stefanik takes star turn in impeachment drama

Elise Stefanik takes star turn in impeachment drama

Schiff blocked her from questioning former Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch.

Yovanovitch as she testified.

“Everywhere Marie Yovanovitch went turned bad. She started off in Somalia, how did that go?

Yovanovitch in May.

Yovanovitch’s testimony, Ms. Cobb launched a fundraising drive on Twitter that linked Ms.

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Democrats pursue a ‘check-the-box’ impeachment

Democrats pursue a ‘check-the-box’ impeachment

edifice, content with what they could complete in a two-month investigation largely reliant on the testimony

of people who weren’t around for the main events (former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch

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As a former police chief, I'm troubled watching my Republican colleagues forsake the law to protect Trump | Opinion

As a former police chief, I'm troubled watching my Republican colleagues forsake the law to protect Trump | Opinion

Do not underestimate the severity of this testimony.

documents, the desperate effort to create justification for the military hold after the fact, and the testimony

I could not be prouder of Ambassadors Marie Yovanovitch and Bill Taylor, Dr.

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Stephens: How Donald Trump is Ukrainianizing U.S. politics

Stephens: How Donald Trump is Ukrainianizing U.S. politics

But if the congressional testimonies of Marie Yovanovitch, Bill Taylor, Gordon Sondland, Alexander Vindman

That last point was also made by Fiona Hill in her testimony Thursday, where she warned members of the

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Fact-checking Trump's latest claims on impeachment inquiry - amNewYork

President Donald Trump’s latest reasons for firing Marie Yovanovitch as ambassador to Ukraine: She was

Trump previously accused Yovanovitch of leaving countries in disarray “everywhere” she went as a diplomat

Sondland himself changed his testimony Wednesday to acknowledge more contacts with Trump than previously

President Donald Trump’s latest reasons for firing Marie Yovanovitch as ambassador to Ukraine: She was

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Mary Anne Marsh: Impeachment testimony from this trio shows American idea alive and well

Mary Anne Marsh: Impeachment testimony from this trio shows American idea alive and well

The confluence of this conflict was on full display during the impeachment hearings with the testimony

The first one was former Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch.

Her parents fled communist and Nazi regimes and settled in Canada, where Yovanovitch was born, before

During their testimonyYovanovitch and Vindman had their loyalty to America questioned.

During their testimonyYovanovitch and Vindman had their loyalty to America questioned by Republican

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Transcript: Rep. Jim Himes on

Transcript: Rep. Jim Himes on "Face the Nation", November 24, 2019

Conway or Jim Himes, one thing is true, which is- is that every single day and every single piece of testimony

until late August, something that Kellyanne Conway repeated this morning, but she came to us in open testimony

HIMES: --Marie Yovanovitch.

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New Documents Reveal Details of Pompeo’s Role in Ukraine Affair

New Documents Reveal Details of Pompeo’s Role in Ukraine Affair

Emails and documents released by the State Department support testimony showing Secretary of State Mike

The documents bolstered testimony delivered Wednesday by Gordon D.

The documents, testimony and interviews with Mr.

Yovanovitch had privately disparaged Mr.

Hale said in an earlier private testimony to lawmakers. But Mr.

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Devin Nunes: Adam Schiff Violated My 'Civil Liberties' with Phone Snooping; Pursuing 'All Legal Options' | Breitbart

Devin Nunes: Adam Schiff Violated My 'Civil Liberties' with Phone Snooping; Pursuing 'All Legal Options' | Breitbart

Tuesday, on the eve of the first impeachment hearings in the House Judiciary Committee, summarizing the testimony

between Nunes and President Donald Trump’s lawyer, Rudy Giuliani, ostensibly to smear Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch

Nunes dismissed the idea that he was involved in any effort to smear Yovanovitch or Biden.

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Key take-aways from House Intelligence Committee’s impeachment report

Key take-aways from House Intelligence Committee’s impeachment report

The report, written in narrative form, laid out the testimony of witnesses who came before the panel

The report largely recounts information already made public during testimony from administration officials

Yovanovitch, and pressing Ukraine to begin investigations that would benefit Trump.

among the parties, including the White House — coordination in the smear campaign against Ambassador Yovanovitch

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President abused power to aid his political interests, House committee’s impeachment report says

President abused power to aid his political interests, House committee’s impeachment report says

But for the most part, it described the account that emerged over more than two months of sworn testimony

Yovanovitch, then the ambassador to Ukraine, and pressing Kyiv to begin investigations that would benefit

But the impeachment inquiry quickly moved beyond the whistleblower complaint as Democrats secured testimony

Citing sworn testimony, the report accused Trump of forcing out Yovanovitch and putting his personal

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House Democrats vote to adopt Trump impeachment report, blast scheme to 'solicit foreign interference' in 2020 race

House Democrats vote to adopt Trump impeachment report, blast scheme to 'solicit foreign interference' in 2020 race

committee held closed-door sessions before opening up the inquiry to public hearings, which featured testimony

Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch.

The report also alleges that Trump intimidated witnesses through statements he made about Yovanovitch

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Key Takeaways From House Intelligence Committee’s Impeachment Report

Key Takeaways From House Intelligence Committee’s Impeachment Report

The report, written in narrative form, laid out the testimony of witnesses who came before the panel

The report largely recounts information already made public during testimony from administration officials

Yovanovitch, and pressing Ukraine to begin investigations that would benefit Mr. Trump.

among the parties, including the White House — coordination in the smear campaign against Ambassador Yovanovitch

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Giuliani mystery phone calls, texts uncovered by Democrats' impeachment report

Giuliani mystery phone calls, texts uncovered by Democrats' impeachment report

Later the same evening, the State Department called then-Amb. to the Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch and abruptly

called her home because of "concerns" from "up the street" at the White House, according to witness testimony

News host Sean Hannity, whose opinion show had echoed many of Trump's and Giuliani's allegations about Yovanovitch

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Democrats release report on impeachment inquiry findings

Democrats release report on impeachment inquiry findings

that were conducted over the past several months, including 12 at two weeks of public hearings, with testimony

outlines in considerable detail a scheme that began actually well before the recall of Ambassador (Marie) Yovanovitch

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House Intel Committee releases Trump impeachment report

House Intel Committee releases Trump impeachment report

committee held closed-door sessions before opening up the inquiry to public hearings, which featured testimony

Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch.

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House GOP report says no evidence for Trump impeachment, warns of ‘dangerous precedent’

House GOP report says no evidence for Trump impeachment, warns of ‘dangerous precedent’

Sondland, though, described the initial withholding of a Trump meeting as a clear “quid pro quo” in his testimony

thousands of pages of documents requested by Congress, allow witnesses to testify instead of blocking testimony

The GOP report also defended Trump’s decision to remove then-U.S. ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch

They also said Trump’s concerns are “valid,” and recalled previous witness testimony that revealed “the

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The Latest: Defense official testifies on aid to Ukraine

The Latest: Defense official testifies on aid to Ukraine

Trump’s moves to hold up military aid to Ukraine and his decision to fire Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch

Hale promises to provide details about the ouster of Yovanovitch, who was recalled after a smear campaign

Schiff said Sondand’s testimony was “deeply significant and troubling.”

Ambassador Gordon Sondland’s testimony before the House impeachment panel.

Bondi also said that Trump probably won’t offer testimony in the impeachment hearing.

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Democrats push impeachment to next phase with Dec. 4 hearing

But Schiff said it would not prolong a fight to obtain documents or testimony in court.

In a transcript of closed-door testimony released Tuesday, Office of Management and Budget official Mark

Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch.

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House Dems bent on half-assed impeachment because it’s politically convenient

House Dems bent on half-assed impeachment because it’s politically convenient

edifice, content with what they could complete in a two-month ­investigation largely reliant on the testimony

of people who weren’t around for the main events (former US Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch)

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OPINION | There’s a Simple Term for What Trump Did and Democrats Should Stick With It

OPINION | There’s a Simple Term for What Trump Did and Democrats Should Stick With It

Despite testimony that overwhelmingly established an aid-for-dirt scheme directed by President Donald

At this point, if you don’t think the testimony established a quid pro quo involving aid to Ukraine,

denied withholding aid to Ukraine) and his attempts to intimidate witnesses, such as Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch

And proving those allegations would require the testimony of Trump allies like Corey Lewandowski, who

If Democrats charge Trump with bribery, you can expect Senate Republicans to elicit similar testimony

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AP FACT CHECK: Trump’s portrait pique and other distortions

AP FACT CHECK: Trump’s portrait pique and other distortions

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s latest reasons for firing Marie Yovanovitch as ambassador

YOVANOVITCH

Trump previously accused Yovanovitch of leaving countries in disarray “everywhere” she went as a diplomat

Two weeks of hearings produced bountiful testimony that Trump was singularly focused on getting Ukraine

Testimony by several officials revealed that Sondland, Trump’s EU ambassador, was in frequent contact

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Before Giuliani, Ukrainian official hired Trump-linked lobbyist to relay Biden claims

Before Giuliani, Ukrainian official hired Trump-linked lobbyist to relay Biden claims

, out of office, according to testimony from witnesses in the impeachment inquiry.

In her own testimony to Congress, Yovanovitch agreed that Lutsenko was "personally angry" with her for

to call for Yovanovitch's removal in a private letter to the secretary of state, according to recent testimony

But five months after that letter, Yovanovitch remained in her post.

compromised by his own corruption and his failure to prosecute any significant cases, according to recent testimony

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Opinion | Impeachment shows Kim Kardashian is a better adviser to Trump than Rudy Giuliani

Opinion | Impeachment shows Kim Kardashian is a better adviser to Trump than Rudy Giuliani

Sondland, who in earlier testimony had confirmed speaking to Trump about Rocky during the call, reportedly

that it was Giuliani's advice and machinations that led the president to push for the ouster of Marie Yovanovitch

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Keep Trump in the House — Don't Let Him Win Fixed Senate Trial

Keep Trump in the House — Don't Let Him Win Fixed Senate Trial

The Senate will put on a show trial in which they attack the sworn testimony from career civil servants

Ambassador to Ukraine," for the frightening moment when it dawns on Marie Yovanovitch that it’s her own

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Devin Nunes: Adam Schiff Violated My 'Civil Liberties' with Phone Snooping; Pursuing 'All Legal Options' | Breitbart

Devin Nunes: Adam Schiff Violated My 'Civil Liberties' with Phone Snooping; Pursuing 'All Legal Options' | Breitbart

Tuesday, on the eve of the first impeachment hearings in the House Judiciary Committee, summarizing the testimony

between Nunes and President Donald Trump’s lawyer, Rudy Giuliani, ostensibly to smear Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch

Nunes dismissed the idea that he was involved in any effort to smear Yovanovitch or Biden.

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Immigrants are standing up for American values—even if House Republicans will not | Opinion

Immigrants are standing up for American values—even if House Republicans will not | Opinion

Faced last month with powerful testimony from Lieutenant Colonel Alexander Vindman, an immigrant from

But, in fact, Vindman, along with Marie Yovanovitch and Fiona Hill, two other longtime public servants

Vindman—whose loyalty was so scrutinized that he felt compelled to declare "I am an American" during his testimony—was

Vindman movingly addressed his father, who fled the Soviet Union, directly in his testimony.

Vindman, Yovanovitch and Hill remind us that immigrants represent the best of America.

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Key players in the Trump impeachment probe and what they testified to Congress

Key players in the Trump impeachment probe and what they testified to Congress

Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch was recalled.

Democrats say the testimony, both from open proceedings and closed-door depositions, paints a picture

Democrats say the testimony paints a picture of the Trump’s abuse of power, while Republicans have raced

Read full article: Key players in the Trump impeachment pro...→
President abused power to aid his political interests, House committee’s impeachment report says

President abused power to aid his political interests, House committee’s impeachment report says

But for the most part, it described the account that emerged over more than two months of sworn testimony

Yovanovitch, then the ambassador to Ukraine, and pressing Kyiv to begin investigations that would benefit

But the impeachment inquiry quickly moved beyond the whistleblower complaint as Democrats secured testimony

Citing sworn testimony, the report accused Trump of forcing out Yovanovitch and putting his personal

Read full article: President abused power to aid his politi...→

Records show many calls between White House, Giuliani

Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch was summoned to Washington and told that she had lost Trump’s

Patel has denied news reports – based in part on the closed-door testimony from Fiona Hill, former top

“Any reporting to the contrary, and any testimony provided to Congress, is simply false, and any current

Read full article: Records show many calls between White Ho...→
House votes to send impeachment report to Judiciary Committee

House votes to send impeachment report to Judiciary Committee

The main outlines of the story have been well documented in the two weeks of public testimony with 12

The Democrats’ narrative begins with Trump recalling Yovanovitch in April.

allies of coordinating with conservative journalist John Solomon to peddle “false narratives” about Yovanovitch

calls to the Office of Management and Budget and the White House in April, as the campaign against Yovanovitch

Democrats accused Pence of crafting a “carefully worded statement” during Sondland’s testimony, arguing

Read full article: House votes to send impeachment report t...→
Key Takeaways From House Intelligence Committee’s Impeachment Report

Key Takeaways From House Intelligence Committee’s Impeachment Report

The report, written in narrative form, laid out the testimony of witnesses who came before the panel

The report largely recounts information already made public during testimony from administration officials

Yovanovitch, and pressing Ukraine to begin investigations that would benefit Mr. Trump.

among the parties, including the White House — coordination in the smear campaign against Ambassador Yovanovitch

Read full article: Key Takeaways From House Intelligence Co...→
In dueling impeachment reports, Democrats portray Trump's abuse of power while GOP defends

In dueling impeachment reports, Democrats portray Trump's abuse of power while GOP defends "valid" Ukraine concerns

GOP report: Despite damaging testimony from current and former government officials—including some Trump-appointed

A federal judge who quashed that notion in a recent case involving executive privilege and the testimony

Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch.

The testimony of Gordon Sondland, a Trump-inauguration-donor-turned-U.S.

Read full article: In dueling impeachment reports, Democrat...→
Adam Schiff Releases Democrats' Intelligence Committee Impeachment Report | Breitbart

Adam Schiff Releases Democrats' Intelligence Committee Impeachment Report | Breitbart

Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch, whom it describes as an “anti-corruption champion.”

The Democrats also place great evidentiary weight on vague testimony that the Ukrainian embassy in Washington

was aware of the hold on the aid, ignoring clear testimony from a variety of witnesses that the Ukrainians

Read full article: Adam Schiff Releases Democrats' Intellig...→
Democrats release report on impeachment inquiry findings

Democrats release report on impeachment inquiry findings

that were conducted over the past several months, including 12 at two weeks of public hearings, with testimony

outlines in considerable detail a scheme that began actually well before the recall of Ambassador (Marie) Yovanovitch

Read full article: Democrats release report on impeachment ...→
Democrats release House report on impeaching Trump

Democrats release House report on impeaching Trump

that were conducted over the past several months, including 12 at two weeks of public hearings, with testimony

outlines in considerable detail a scheme that began actually well before the recall of Ambassador (Marie) Yovanovitch

Read full article: Democrats release House report on impeac...→
Trump Impeachment Inquiry

Trump Impeachment Inquiry

The first hearing will feature testimony from legal experts about the constitutional grounds for impeachment

Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch refused to hang his photo at the embassy in Kiev for at least

manufacturing plant in Austin with Apple CEO Tim Cook, but he fielded a number of questions about today's testimony

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House GOP report says no evidence for Trump impeachment, warns of ‘dangerous precedent’

House GOP report says no evidence for Trump impeachment, warns of ‘dangerous precedent’

Sondland, though, described the initial withholding of a Trump meeting as a clear “quid pro quo” in his testimony

thousands of pages of documents requested by Congress, allow witnesses to testify instead of blocking testimony

The GOP report also defended Trump’s decision to remove then-U.S. ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch

They also said Trump’s concerns are “valid,” and recalled previous witness testimony that revealed “the

Read full article: House GOP report says no evidence for Tr...→
Elise Stefanik takes star turn in impeachment drama

Elise Stefanik takes star turn in impeachment drama

Schiff blocked her from questioning former Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch.

Yovanovitch as she testified.

“Everywhere Marie Yovanovitch went turned bad. She started off in Somalia, how did that go?

Yovanovitch in May.

Yovanovitch’s testimony, Ms. Cobb launched a fundraising drive on Twitter that linked Ms.

Read full article: Elise Stefanik takes star turn in impeac...→
DOJ’s election-year conundrum: How to probe team Trump

DOJ’s election-year conundrum: How to probe team Trump

And on Capitol Hill, lawmakers busy with impeachment are collecting documents and testimony that could

occurred while the two were working with Giuliani on a campaign to spread negative information about Marie Yovanovitch

widely believed to be referenced in the Parnas-Fruman indictment in connection with efforts to remove Yovanovitch

Read full article: DOJ’s election-year conundrum: How to pr...→

Democrats push impeachment to next phase with Dec. 4 hearing

But Schiff said it would not prolong a fight to obtain documents or testimony in court.

In a transcript of closed-door testimony released Tuesday, Office of Management and Budget official Mark

Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch.

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As a former police chief, I'm troubled watching my Republican colleagues forsake the law to protect Trump | Opinion

As a former police chief, I'm troubled watching my Republican colleagues forsake the law to protect Trump | Opinion

Do not underestimate the severity of this testimony.

documents, the desperate effort to create justification for the military hold after the fact, and the testimony

I could not be prouder of Ambassadors Marie Yovanovitch and Bill Taylor, Dr.

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Schiff's panel 'now preparing' impeachment report, signaling next phase of inquiry

Ambassador to the European Union Gordon Sondland's testimony before the Intelligence Committee was a

," Trump said on the White House lawn before reading from handwritten notes taken during Sondland’s testimony

Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch said she was "aware" of a potential issue, because Obama administration

confirmation hearings for Ukraine, there was a question about that and a select answer, so I was aware of it," Yovanovitch

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OPINION | There’s a Simple Term for What Trump Did and Democrats Should Stick With It

OPINION | There’s a Simple Term for What Trump Did and Democrats Should Stick With It

Despite testimony that overwhelmingly established an aid-for-dirt scheme directed by President Donald

At this point, if you don’t think the testimony established a quid pro quo involving aid to Ukraine,

denied withholding aid to Ukraine) and his attempts to intimidate witnesses, such as Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch

And proving those allegations would require the testimony of Trump allies like Corey Lewandowski, who

If Democrats charge Trump with bribery, you can expect Senate Republicans to elicit similar testimony

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Fact-checking Trump's latest claims on impeachment inquiry - amNewYork

President Donald Trump’s latest reasons for firing Marie Yovanovitch as ambassador to Ukraine: She was

Trump previously accused Yovanovitch of leaving countries in disarray “everywhere” she went as a diplomat

Sondland himself changed his testimony Wednesday to acknowledge more contacts with Trump than previously

President Donald Trump’s latest reasons for firing Marie Yovanovitch as ambassador to Ukraine: She was

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White House review finds emails showing debate over Ukraine aid — live

White House review finds emails showing debate over Ukraine aid — live

Mulvaney will not testify in the impeachment inquiry, regardless of the outcome of litigation over testimony

The efforts included the abrupt ouster of the former ambassador to Ukraine, Marie Yovanovitch, a 30-year

.: There was a lot of testimony during this past week's impeachment inquiry about foreign interference

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Before Giuliani, Ukrainian official hired Trump-linked lobbyist to relay Biden claims

Before Giuliani, Ukrainian official hired Trump-linked lobbyist to relay Biden claims

, out of office, according to testimony from witnesses in the impeachment inquiry.

In her own testimony to Congress, Yovanovitch agreed that Lutsenko was "personally angry" with her for

to call for Yovanovitch's removal in a private letter to the secretary of state, according to recent testimony

But five months after that letter, Yovanovitch remained in her post.

compromised by his own corruption and his failure to prosecute any significant cases, according to recent testimony

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Transcript: Rep. Jim Himes on

Transcript: Rep. Jim Himes on "Face the Nation", November 24, 2019

Conway or Jim Himes, one thing is true, which is- is that every single day and every single piece of testimony

until late August, something that Kellyanne Conway repeated this morning, but she came to us in open testimony

HIMES: --Marie Yovanovitch.

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Rudy Giuliani: Joe Biden is ‘like Kay Corleone’ in impeachment drama

Rudy Giuliani: Joe Biden is ‘like Kay Corleone’ in impeachment drama

allies are gearing up for the impeachment trial that Trump insists he wants — in which he could demand testimony

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in March, weeks before Trump ousted former Ukraine Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch

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OPINION | Democrats’ 3 Impeachment Hazards: Speed, Squirrels and Guano

OPINION | Democrats’ 3 Impeachment Hazards: Speed, Squirrels and Guano

interference in our next election, we cannot wait to make a referral until our efforts to obtain additional testimony

they tried to enforce subpoenas for crucial documents against other officials or even attempted to get testimony

Can you remember the key takeaways from his testimony?

Who did Rudy Giuliani call when he was trying to have Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch sacked?

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Hillary Clinton Articles - Breitbart

Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch was criminal.

Jeff Van Drew (D-NJ) dismissed diplomat Bill Taylor’s testimony Wednesday before the House Intelligence

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Key take-aways from House Intelligence Committee’s impeachment report

Key take-aways from House Intelligence Committee’s impeachment report

The report, written in narrative form, laid out the testimony of witnesses who came before the panel

The report largely recounts information already made public during testimony from administration officials

Yovanovitch, and pressing Ukraine to begin investigations that would benefit Trump.

among the parties, including the White House — coordination in the smear campaign against Ambassador Yovanovitch

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Opinion | Impeachment is Trump’s stage, and Democrats are merely players

Opinion | Impeachment is Trump’s stage, and Democrats are merely players

On Nov. 14, as testimony began, Trump’s approval rating stood at 41.2 percent and his disapproval at

Former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch “was not an angel” and had screwed up “everywhere

viewers — compared to the close to 20 million who had tuned in to both former FBI Director James Comey’s testimony

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Judiciary Committee to begin impeachment hearings by featuring four law professors

Judiciary Committee to begin impeachment hearings by featuring four law professors

committee held closed-door sessions before opening up the inquiry to public hearings, which featured testimony

Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch.

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House Democrats vote to adopt Trump impeachment report, blast scheme to 'solicit foreign interference' in 2020 race

House Democrats vote to adopt Trump impeachment report, blast scheme to 'solicit foreign interference' in 2020 race

committee held closed-door sessions before opening up the inquiry to public hearings, which featured testimony

Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch.

The report also alleges that Trump intimidated witnesses through statements he made about Yovanovitch

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A Mysterious ‘-1’ and Other Call Records Show How Giuliani Pressured Ukraine

A Mysterious ‘-1’ and Other Call Records Show How Giuliani Pressured Ukraine

Nonetheless, the timing and volume of the calls buttressed testimony by witnesses who portrayed Mr.

Yovanovitch from her post.

Yovanovitch and accusing Ukrainian officials of interfering in American politics.

Giuliani, according to congressional testimony.

Hill’s testimony, Mr. Patel filed a defamation lawsuit against the news organization.

Read full article: A Mysterious ‘-1’ and Other Call Records...→
Adam Schiff's Report Cites No 'Bribery' or 'High Crimes'; Only Tweets | Breitbart

Adam Schiff's Report Cites No 'Bribery' or 'High Crimes'; Only Tweets | Breitbart

several witnesses against him, including calling them “Never Trumpers” and drawing attention to their testimony

Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch during her testimony, which clearly did not obstruct her testimony

that “the new Ukrainian President spoke unfavorably about her in my second phone call with him,” which Yovanovitch

Everywhere Marie Yovanovitch went turned bad. She started off in Somalia, how did that go?

The report also cites, as an example of witness intimidation, Trump re-tweeting a reference to testimony

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Giuliani mystery phone calls, texts uncovered by Democrats' impeachment report

Giuliani mystery phone calls, texts uncovered by Democrats' impeachment report

Later the same evening, the State Department called then-Amb. to the Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch and abruptly

called her home because of "concerns" from "up the street" at the White House, according to witness testimony

News host Sean Hannity, whose opinion show had echoed many of Trump's and Giuliani's allegations about Yovanovitch

Read full article: Giuliani mystery phone calls, texts unco...→
Democrats release report on impeachment inquiry findings

Democrats release report on impeachment inquiry findings

that were conducted over the past several months, including 12 at two weeks of public hearings, with testimony

outlines in considerable detail a scheme that began actually well before the recall of Ambassador (Marie) Yovanovitch

Read full article: Democrats release report on impeachment ...→
House democrats release report on impeachment inquiry findings

House democrats release report on impeachment inquiry findings

that were conducted over the past several months, including 12 at two weeks of public hearings, with testimony

outlines in considerable detail a scheme that began actually well before the recall of Ambassador (Marie) Yovanovitch

Read full article: House democrats release report on impeac...→
House Intel Committee releases Trump impeachment report

House Intel Committee releases Trump impeachment report

committee held closed-door sessions before opening up the inquiry to public hearings, which featured testimony

Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch.

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Senate panel cleared Ukraine of election interference

Senate panel cleared Ukraine of election interference

In her Senate testimony, Chalupa denied serving as an intermediary between the Ukrainian embassy and

In her testimony, Trump’s former top Russia adviser Fiona Hill acknowledged Chaly’s comments, but said

and Fruman helped launch a smear campaign that culminated last spring in the early recall of Marie Yovanovitch

Read full article: Senate panel cleared Ukraine of election...→
Republican Impeachment Defense Claims Trump’s Ukraine Pressure Was Apolitical

Republican Impeachment Defense Claims Trump’s Ukraine Pressure Was Apolitical

The conclusion is at odds with sworn testimony from senior American diplomats, White House officials

They will conclude, based on witness testimony and documentary evidence, that working with allies inside

Giuliani, his private attorney who led the push for investigations, to help steer Ukraine matters, despite testimony

Yovanovitch, the former American ambassador to Kyiv, or Mr.

Yovanovitch was treated fairly, but they downplay her removal, arguing it had no meaningful effect on

Read full article: Republican Impeachment Defense Claims Tr...→
The Latest: Defense official testifies on aid to Ukraine

The Latest: Defense official testifies on aid to Ukraine

Trump’s moves to hold up military aid to Ukraine and his decision to fire Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch

Hale promises to provide details about the ouster of Yovanovitch, who was recalled after a smear campaign

Schiff said Sondand’s testimony was “deeply significant and troubling.”

Ambassador Gordon Sondland’s testimony before the House impeachment panel.

Bondi also said that Trump probably won’t offer testimony in the impeachment hearing.

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Democrats pursue a ‘check-the-box’ impeachment

Democrats pursue a ‘check-the-box’ impeachment

edifice, content with what they could complete in a two-month investigation largely reliant on the testimony

of people who weren’t around for the main events (former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch

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‘A New Republican Star is born’: Elise Stefanik rises amid impeachment drama

‘A New Republican Star is born’: Elise Stefanik rises amid impeachment drama

Schiff blocked her from questioning former Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch.

Yovanovitch as she testified.

“Everywhere Marie Yovanovitch went turned bad. She started off in Somalia, how did that go?

Yovanovitch in May.

Yovanovitch’s testimony, Ms. Cobb launched a fundraising drive on Twitter that linked Ms.

Read full article: ‘A New Republican Star is born’: Elise S...→
House Dems bent on half-assed impeachment because it’s politically convenient

House Dems bent on half-assed impeachment because it’s politically convenient

edifice, content with what they could complete in a two-month ­investigation largely reliant on the testimony

of people who weren’t around for the main events (former US Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch)

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Stephens: How Donald Trump is Ukrainianizing U.S. politics

Stephens: How Donald Trump is Ukrainianizing U.S. politics

But if the congressional testimonies of Marie Yovanovitch, Bill Taylor, Gordon Sondland, Alexander Vindman

That last point was also made by Fiona Hill in her testimony Thursday, where she warned members of the

Read full article: Stephens: How Donald Trump is Ukrainiani...→
Robert Reich: Yovanovitch, Vindman, Hill—the Trump administration really does have some of the best People in America | Opinion

Robert Reich: Yovanovitch, Vindman, Hill—the Trump administration really does have some of the best People

Former Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch spoke of "a crisis in the State Department as the policy

During Yovanovitch's testimony, Trump tweeted that "everywhere Marie Yovanovitch went turned bad," and

Read full article: Robert Reich: Yovanovitch, Vindman, Hill...→
AP FACT CHECK: Trump’s portrait pique and other distortions

AP FACT CHECK: Trump’s portrait pique and other distortions

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s latest reasons for firing Marie Yovanovitch as ambassador

YOVANOVITCH

Trump previously accused Yovanovitch of leaving countries in disarray “everywhere” she went as a diplomat

Two weeks of hearings produced bountiful testimony that Trump was singularly focused on getting Ukraine

Testimony by several officials revealed that Sondland, Trump’s EU ambassador, was in frequent contact

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Mary Anne Marsh: Impeachment testimony from this trio shows American idea alive and well

Mary Anne Marsh: Impeachment testimony from this trio shows American idea alive and well

The confluence of this conflict was on full display during the impeachment hearings with the testimony

The first one was former Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch.

Her parents fled communist and Nazi regimes and settled in Canada, where Yovanovitch was born, before

During their testimonyYovanovitch and Vindman had their loyalty to America questioned.

During their testimonyYovanovitch and Vindman had their loyalty to America questioned by Republican

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Himes says Nunes pushed

Himes says Nunes pushed "fantastical conspiracy theories" at impeachment hearings

The theory is at the center of efforts spearheaded by Rudy Giuliani to oust Marie Yovanovitch as U.S.

But he said testimony by Parnas would help Congress look into it. 

Read full article: Himes says Nunes pushed "fantastical con...→
Opinion | Impeachment shows Kim Kardashian is a better adviser to Trump than Rudy Giuliani

Opinion | Impeachment shows Kim Kardashian is a better adviser to Trump than Rudy Giuliani

Sondland, who in earlier testimony had confirmed speaking to Trump about Rocky during the call, reportedly

that it was Giuliani's advice and machinations that led the president to push for the ouster of Marie Yovanovitch

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New Documents Reveal Details of Pompeo’s Role in Ukraine Affair

New Documents Reveal Details of Pompeo’s Role in Ukraine Affair

Emails and documents released by the State Department support testimony showing Secretary of State Mike

The documents bolstered testimony delivered Wednesday by Gordon D.

The documents, testimony and interviews with Mr.

Yovanovitch had privately disparaged Mr.

Hale said in an earlier private testimony to lawmakers. But Mr.

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Keep Trump in the House — Don't Let Him Win Fixed Senate Trial

Keep Trump in the House — Don't Let Him Win Fixed Senate Trial

The Senate will put on a show trial in which they attack the sworn testimony from career civil servants

Ambassador to Ukraine," for the frightening moment when it dawns on Marie Yovanovitch that it’s her own

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OPINION | Democrats’ 3 Impeachment Hazards: Speed, Squirrels and Guano

OPINION | Democrats’ 3 Impeachment Hazards: Speed, Squirrels and Guano

interference in our next election, we cannot wait to make a referral until our efforts to obtain additional testimony

they tried to enforce subpoenas for crucial documents against other officials or even attempted to get testimony

Can you remember the key takeaways from his testimony?

Who did Rudy Giuliani call when he was trying to have Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch sacked?

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Devin Nunes: Adam Schiff Violated My 'Civil Liberties' with Phone Snooping; Pursuing 'All Legal Options' | Breitbart

Devin Nunes: Adam Schiff Violated My 'Civil Liberties' with Phone Snooping; Pursuing 'All Legal Options' | Breitbart

Tuesday, on the eve of the first impeachment hearings in the House Judiciary Committee, summarizing the testimony

between Nunes and President Donald Trump’s lawyer, Rudy Giuliani, ostensibly to smear Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch

Nunes dismissed the idea that he was involved in any effort to smear Yovanovitch or Biden.

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Hillary Clinton Articles - Breitbart

Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch was criminal.

Jeff Van Drew (D-NJ) dismissed diplomat Bill Taylor’s testimony Wednesday before the House Intelligence

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Immigrants are standing up for American values—even if House Republicans will not | Opinion

Immigrants are standing up for American values—even if House Republicans will not | Opinion

Faced last month with powerful testimony from Lieutenant Colonel Alexander Vindman, an immigrant from

But, in fact, Vindman, along with Marie Yovanovitch and Fiona Hill, two other longtime public servants

Vindman—whose loyalty was so scrutinized that he felt compelled to declare "I am an American" during his testimony—was

Vindman movingly addressed his father, who fled the Soviet Union, directly in his testimony.

Vindman, Yovanovitch and Hill remind us that immigrants represent the best of America.

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Key take-aways from House Intelligence Committee’s impeachment report

Key take-aways from House Intelligence Committee’s impeachment report

The report, written in narrative form, laid out the testimony of witnesses who came before the panel

The report largely recounts information already made public during testimony from administration officials

Yovanovitch, and pressing Ukraine to begin investigations that would benefit Trump.

among the parties, including the White House — coordination in the smear campaign against Ambassador Yovanovitch

Read full article: Key take-aways from House Intelligence C...→
Key players in the Trump impeachment probe and what they testified to Congress

Key players in the Trump impeachment probe and what they testified to Congress

Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch was recalled.

Democrats say the testimony, both from open proceedings and closed-door depositions, paints a picture

Democrats say the testimony paints a picture of the Trump’s abuse of power, while Republicans have raced

Read full article: Key players in the Trump impeachment pro...→
Opinion | Impeachment is Trump’s stage, and Democrats are merely players

Opinion | Impeachment is Trump’s stage, and Democrats are merely players

On Nov. 14, as testimony began, Trump’s approval rating stood at 41.2 percent and his disapproval at

Former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch “was not an angel” and had screwed up “everywhere

viewers — compared to the close to 20 million who had tuned in to both former FBI Director James Comey’s testimony

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President abused power to aid his political interests, House committee’s impeachment report says

President abused power to aid his political interests, House committee’s impeachment report says

But for the most part, it described the account that emerged over more than two months of sworn testimony

Yovanovitch, then the ambassador to Ukraine, and pressing Kyiv to begin investigations that would benefit

But the impeachment inquiry quickly moved beyond the whistleblower complaint as Democrats secured testimony

Citing sworn testimony, the report accused Trump of forcing out Yovanovitch and putting his personal

Read full article: President abused power to aid his politi...→
Judiciary Committee to begin impeachment hearings by featuring four law professors

Judiciary Committee to begin impeachment hearings by featuring four law professors

committee held closed-door sessions before opening up the inquiry to public hearings, which featured testimony

Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch.

Read full article: Judiciary Committee to begin impeachment...→

Records show many calls between White House, Giuliani

Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch was summoned to Washington and told that she had lost Trump’s

Patel has denied news reports – based in part on the closed-door testimony from Fiona Hill, former top

“Any reporting to the contrary, and any testimony provided to Congress, is simply false, and any current

Read full article: Records show many calls between White Ho...→
House Democrats vote to adopt Trump impeachment report, blast scheme to 'solicit foreign interference' in 2020 race

House Democrats vote to adopt Trump impeachment report, blast scheme to 'solicit foreign interference' in 2020 race

committee held closed-door sessions before opening up the inquiry to public hearings, which featured testimony

Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch.

The report also alleges that Trump intimidated witnesses through statements he made about Yovanovitch

Read full article: House Democrats vote to adopt Trump impe...→
House votes to send impeachment report to Judiciary Committee

House votes to send impeachment report to Judiciary Committee

The main outlines of the story have been well documented in the two weeks of public testimony with 12

The Democrats’ narrative begins with Trump recalling Yovanovitch in April.

allies of coordinating with conservative journalist John Solomon to peddle “false narratives” about Yovanovitch

calls to the Office of Management and Budget and the White House in April, as the campaign against Yovanovitch

Democrats accused Pence of crafting a “carefully worded statement” during Sondland’s testimony, arguing

Read full article: House votes to send impeachment report t...→
A Mysterious ‘-1’ and Other Call Records Show How Giuliani Pressured Ukraine

A Mysterious ‘-1’ and Other Call Records Show How Giuliani Pressured Ukraine

Nonetheless, the timing and volume of the calls buttressed testimony by witnesses who portrayed Mr.

Yovanovitch from her post.

Yovanovitch and accusing Ukrainian officials of interfering in American politics.

Giuliani, according to congressional testimony.

Hill’s testimony, Mr. Patel filed a defamation lawsuit against the news organization.

Read full article: A Mysterious ‘-1’ and Other Call Records...→
Key Takeaways From House Intelligence Committee’s Impeachment Report

Key Takeaways From House Intelligence Committee’s Impeachment Report

The report, written in narrative form, laid out the testimony of witnesses who came before the panel

The report largely recounts information already made public during testimony from administration officials

Yovanovitch, and pressing Ukraine to begin investigations that would benefit Mr. Trump.

among the parties, including the White House — coordination in the smear campaign against Ambassador Yovanovitch

Read full article: Key Takeaways From House Intelligence Co...→
Adam Schiff's Report Cites No 'Bribery' or 'High Crimes'; Only Tweets | Breitbart

Adam Schiff's Report Cites No 'Bribery' or 'High Crimes'; Only Tweets | Breitbart

several witnesses against him, including calling them “Never Trumpers” and drawing attention to their testimony

Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch during her testimony, which clearly did not obstruct her testimony

that “the new Ukrainian President spoke unfavorably about her in my second phone call with him,” which Yovanovitch

Everywhere Marie Yovanovitch went turned bad. She started off in Somalia, how did that go?

The report also cites, as an example of witness intimidation, Trump re-tweeting a reference to testimony

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In dueling impeachment reports, Democrats portray Trump's abuse of power while GOP defends

In dueling impeachment reports, Democrats portray Trump's abuse of power while GOP defends "valid" Ukraine concerns

GOP report: Despite damaging testimony from current and former government officials—including some Trump-appointed

A federal judge who quashed that notion in a recent case involving executive privilege and the testimony

Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch.

The testimony of Gordon Sondland, a Trump-inauguration-donor-turned-U.S.

Read full article: In dueling impeachment reports, Democrat...→
Giuliani mystery phone calls, texts uncovered by Democrats' impeachment report

Giuliani mystery phone calls, texts uncovered by Democrats' impeachment report

Later the same evening, the State Department called then-Amb. to the Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch and abruptly

called her home because of "concerns" from "up the street" at the White House, according to witness testimony

News host Sean Hannity, whose opinion show had echoed many of Trump's and Giuliani's allegations about Yovanovitch

Read full article: Giuliani mystery phone calls, texts unco...→
Adam Schiff Releases Democrats' Intelligence Committee Impeachment Report | Breitbart

Adam Schiff Releases Democrats' Intelligence Committee Impeachment Report | Breitbart

Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch, whom it describes as an “anti-corruption champion.”

The Democrats also place great evidentiary weight on vague testimony that the Ukrainian embassy in Washington

was aware of the hold on the aid, ignoring clear testimony from a variety of witnesses that the Ukrainians

Read full article: Adam Schiff Releases Democrats' Intellig...→
Democrats release report on impeachment inquiry findings

Democrats release report on impeachment inquiry findings

that were conducted over the past several months, including 12 at two weeks of public hearings, with testimony

outlines in considerable detail a scheme that began actually well before the recall of Ambassador (Marie) Yovanovitch

Read full article: Democrats release report on impeachment ...→
Democrats release report on impeachment inquiry findings

Democrats release report on impeachment inquiry findings

that were conducted over the past several months, including 12 at two weeks of public hearings, with testimony

outlines in considerable detail a scheme that began actually well before the recall of Ambassador (Marie) Yovanovitch

Read full article: Democrats release report on impeachment ...→
House democrats release report on impeachment inquiry findings

House democrats release report on impeachment inquiry findings

that were conducted over the past several months, including 12 at two weeks of public hearings, with testimony

outlines in considerable detail a scheme that began actually well before the recall of Ambassador (Marie) Yovanovitch

Read full article: House democrats release report on impeac...→
Democrats release House report on impeaching Trump

Democrats release House report on impeaching Trump

that were conducted over the past several months, including 12 at two weeks of public hearings, with testimony

outlines in considerable detail a scheme that began actually well before the recall of Ambassador (Marie) Yovanovitch

Read full article: Democrats release House report on impeac...→
House Intel Committee releases Trump impeachment report

House Intel Committee releases Trump impeachment report

committee held closed-door sessions before opening up the inquiry to public hearings, which featured testimony

Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch.

Read full article: House Intel Committee releases Trump imp...→
Trump Impeachment Inquiry

Trump Impeachment Inquiry

The first hearing will feature testimony from legal experts about the constitutional grounds for impeachment

Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch refused to hang his photo at the embassy in Kiev for at least

manufacturing plant in Austin with Apple CEO Tim Cook, but he fielded a number of questions about today's testimony

Read full article: Trump Impeachment Inquiry...→
Senate panel cleared Ukraine of election interference

Senate panel cleared Ukraine of election interference

In her Senate testimony, Chalupa denied serving as an intermediary between the Ukrainian embassy and

In her testimony, Trump’s former top Russia adviser Fiona Hill acknowledged Chaly’s comments, but said

and Fruman helped launch a smear campaign that culminated last spring in the early recall of Marie Yovanovitch

Read full article: Senate panel cleared Ukraine of election...→
House GOP report says no evidence for Trump impeachment, warns of ‘dangerous precedent’

House GOP report says no evidence for Trump impeachment, warns of ‘dangerous precedent’

Sondland, though, described the initial withholding of a Trump meeting as a clear “quid pro quo” in his testimony

thousands of pages of documents requested by Congress, allow witnesses to testify instead of blocking testimony

The GOP report also defended Trump’s decision to remove then-U.S. ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch

They also said Trump’s concerns are “valid,” and recalled previous witness testimony that revealed “the

Read full article: House GOP report says no evidence for Tr...→
Republican Impeachment Defense Claims Trump’s Ukraine Pressure Was Apolitical

Republican Impeachment Defense Claims Trump’s Ukraine Pressure Was Apolitical

The conclusion is at odds with sworn testimony from senior American diplomats, White House officials

They will conclude, based on witness testimony and documentary evidence, that working with allies inside

Giuliani, his private attorney who led the push for investigations, to help steer Ukraine matters, despite testimony

Yovanovitch, the former American ambassador to Kyiv, or Mr.

Yovanovitch was treated fairly, but they downplay her removal, arguing it had no meaningful effect on

Read full article: Republican Impeachment Defense Claims Tr...→
Elise Stefanik takes star turn in impeachment drama

Elise Stefanik takes star turn in impeachment drama

Schiff blocked her from questioning former Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch.

Yovanovitch as she testified.

“Everywhere Marie Yovanovitch went turned bad. She started off in Somalia, how did that go?

Yovanovitch in May.

Yovanovitch’s testimony, Ms. Cobb launched a fundraising drive on Twitter that linked Ms.

Read full article: Elise Stefanik takes star turn in impeac...→
The Latest: Defense official testifies on aid to Ukraine

The Latest: Defense official testifies on aid to Ukraine

Trump’s moves to hold up military aid to Ukraine and his decision to fire Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch

Hale promises to provide details about the ouster of Yovanovitch, who was recalled after a smear campaign

Schiff said Sondand’s testimony was “deeply significant and troubling.”

Ambassador Gordon Sondland’s testimony before the House impeachment panel.

Bondi also said that Trump probably won’t offer testimony in the impeachment hearing.

Read full article: The Latest: Defense official testifies o...→
DOJ’s election-year conundrum: How to probe team Trump

DOJ’s election-year conundrum: How to probe team Trump

And on Capitol Hill, lawmakers busy with impeachment are collecting documents and testimony that could

occurred while the two were working with Giuliani on a campaign to spread negative information about Marie Yovanovitch

widely believed to be referenced in the Parnas-Fruman indictment in connection with efforts to remove Yovanovitch

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Democrats pursue a ‘check-the-box’ impeachment

Democrats pursue a ‘check-the-box’ impeachment

edifice, content with what they could complete in a two-month investigation largely reliant on the testimony

of people who weren’t around for the main events (former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch

Read full article: Democrats pursue a ‘check-the-box’ impea...→

Democrats push impeachment to next phase with Dec. 4 hearing

But Schiff said it would not prolong a fight to obtain documents or testimony in court.

In a transcript of closed-door testimony released Tuesday, Office of Management and Budget official Mark

Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch.

Read full article: Democrats push impeachment to next phase...→
‘A New Republican Star is born’: Elise Stefanik rises amid impeachment drama

‘A New Republican Star is born’: Elise Stefanik rises amid impeachment drama

Schiff blocked her from questioning former Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch.

Yovanovitch as she testified.

“Everywhere Marie Yovanovitch went turned bad. She started off in Somalia, how did that go?

Yovanovitch in May.

Yovanovitch’s testimony, Ms. Cobb launched a fundraising drive on Twitter that linked Ms.

Read full article: ‘A New Republican Star is born’: Elise S...→
As a former police chief, I'm troubled watching my Republican colleagues forsake the law to protect Trump | Opinion

As a former police chief, I'm troubled watching my Republican colleagues forsake the law to protect Trump | Opinion

Do not underestimate the severity of this testimony.

documents, the desperate effort to create justification for the military hold after the fact, and the testimony

I could not be prouder of Ambassadors Marie Yovanovitch and Bill Taylor, Dr.

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House Dems bent on half-assed impeachment because it’s politically convenient

House Dems bent on half-assed impeachment because it’s politically convenient

edifice, content with what they could complete in a two-month ­investigation largely reliant on the testimony

of people who weren’t around for the main events (former US Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch)

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Schiff's panel 'now preparing' impeachment report, signaling next phase of inquiry

Ambassador to the European Union Gordon Sondland's testimony before the Intelligence Committee was a

," Trump said on the White House lawn before reading from handwritten notes taken during Sondland’s testimony

Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch said she was "aware" of a potential issue, because Obama administration

confirmation hearings for Ukraine, there was a question about that and a select answer, so I was aware of it," Yovanovitch

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Stephens: How Donald Trump is Ukrainianizing U.S. politics

Stephens: How Donald Trump is Ukrainianizing U.S. politics

But if the congressional testimonies of Marie Yovanovitch, Bill Taylor, Gordon Sondland, Alexander Vindman

That last point was also made by Fiona Hill in her testimony Thursday, where she warned members of the

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OPINION | There’s a Simple Term for What Trump Did and Democrats Should Stick With It

OPINION | There’s a Simple Term for What Trump Did and Democrats Should Stick With It

Despite testimony that overwhelmingly established an aid-for-dirt scheme directed by President Donald

At this point, if you don’t think the testimony established a quid pro quo involving aid to Ukraine,

denied withholding aid to Ukraine) and his attempts to intimidate witnesses, such as Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch

And proving those allegations would require the testimony of Trump allies like Corey Lewandowski, who

If Democrats charge Trump with bribery, you can expect Senate Republicans to elicit similar testimony

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Robert Reich: Yovanovitch, Vindman, Hill—the Trump administration really does have some of the best People in America | Opinion

Robert Reich: Yovanovitch, Vindman, Hill—the Trump administration really does have some of the best People

Former Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch spoke of "a crisis in the State Department as the policy

During Yovanovitch's testimony, Trump tweeted that "everywhere Marie Yovanovitch went turned bad," and

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Fact-checking Trump's latest claims on impeachment inquiry - amNewYork

President Donald Trump’s latest reasons for firing Marie Yovanovitch as ambassador to Ukraine: She was

Trump previously accused Yovanovitch of leaving countries in disarray “everywhere” she went as a diplomat

Sondland himself changed his testimony Wednesday to acknowledge more contacts with Trump than previously

President Donald Trump’s latest reasons for firing Marie Yovanovitch as ambassador to Ukraine: She was

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AP FACT CHECK: Trump’s portrait pique and other distortions

AP FACT CHECK: Trump’s portrait pique and other distortions

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s latest reasons for firing Marie Yovanovitch as ambassador

YOVANOVITCH

Trump previously accused Yovanovitch of leaving countries in disarray “everywhere” she went as a diplomat

Two weeks of hearings produced bountiful testimony that Trump was singularly focused on getting Ukraine

Testimony by several officials revealed that Sondland, Trump’s EU ambassador, was in frequent contact

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White House review finds emails showing debate over Ukraine aid — live

White House review finds emails showing debate over Ukraine aid — live

Mulvaney will not testify in the impeachment inquiry, regardless of the outcome of litigation over testimony

The efforts included the abrupt ouster of the former ambassador to Ukraine, Marie Yovanovitch, a 30-year

.: There was a lot of testimony during this past week's impeachment inquiry about foreign interference

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Mary Anne Marsh: Impeachment testimony from this trio shows American idea alive and well

Mary Anne Marsh: Impeachment testimony from this trio shows American idea alive and well

The confluence of this conflict was on full display during the impeachment hearings with the testimony

The first one was former Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch.

Her parents fled communist and Nazi regimes and settled in Canada, where Yovanovitch was born, before

During their testimonyYovanovitch and Vindman had their loyalty to America questioned.

During their testimonyYovanovitch and Vindman had their loyalty to America questioned by Republican

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Before Giuliani, Ukrainian official hired Trump-linked lobbyist to relay Biden claims

Before Giuliani, Ukrainian official hired Trump-linked lobbyist to relay Biden claims

, out of office, according to testimony from witnesses in the impeachment inquiry.

In her own testimony to Congress, Yovanovitch agreed that Lutsenko was "personally angry" with her for

to call for Yovanovitch's removal in a private letter to the secretary of state, according to recent testimony

But five months after that letter, Yovanovitch remained in her post.

compromised by his own corruption and his failure to prosecute any significant cases, according to recent testimony

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Himes says Nunes pushed

Himes says Nunes pushed "fantastical conspiracy theories" at impeachment hearings

The theory is at the center of efforts spearheaded by Rudy Giuliani to oust Marie Yovanovitch as U.S.

But he said testimony by Parnas would help Congress look into it. 

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Transcript: Rep. Jim Himes on

Transcript: Rep. Jim Himes on "Face the Nation", November 24, 2019

Conway or Jim Himes, one thing is true, which is- is that every single day and every single piece of testimony

until late August, something that Kellyanne Conway repeated this morning, but she came to us in open testimony

HIMES: --Marie Yovanovitch.

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Opinion | Impeachment shows Kim Kardashian is a better adviser to Trump than Rudy Giuliani

Opinion | Impeachment shows Kim Kardashian is a better adviser to Trump than Rudy Giuliani

Sondland, who in earlier testimony had confirmed speaking to Trump about Rocky during the call, reportedly

that it was Giuliani's advice and machinations that led the president to push for the ouster of Marie Yovanovitch

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Rudy Giuliani: Joe Biden is ‘like Kay Corleone’ in impeachment drama

Rudy Giuliani: Joe Biden is ‘like Kay Corleone’ in impeachment drama

allies are gearing up for the impeachment trial that Trump insists he wants — in which he could demand testimony

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in March, weeks before Trump ousted former Ukraine Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch

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New Documents Reveal Details of Pompeo’s Role in Ukraine Affair

New Documents Reveal Details of Pompeo’s Role in Ukraine Affair

Emails and documents released by the State Department support testimony showing Secretary of State Mike

The documents bolstered testimony delivered Wednesday by Gordon D.

The documents, testimony and interviews with Mr.

Yovanovitch had privately disparaged Mr.

Hale said in an earlier private testimony to lawmakers. But Mr.

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