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Politics Oct 31White House disputes Vindman’s account of transcript edits
The White House on Thursday pushed back on the idea that Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman had suggested that the ellipses in the rough transcript represented missing information.
Politics Oct 30Bolton called to testify in House impeachment inquiry
Investigators want to hear from Bolton, the hawkish former adviser who was openly troubled by President Donald Trump's approach to Ukraine. He has since left the administration.
Politics Oct 30Diplomat says Bolton warned him about Giuliani and Ukraine
The testimony from Christopher Anderson makes clear that administration officials were concerned about Rudy Giuliani's back-channel involvement in Ukraine policy.
Politics Oct 28Read Alexander Vindman’s full opening statement on Trump and Ukraine
A military official at the National Security Council twice raised concerns over the Trump administration's push to have Ukraine investigate Democrats and Joe Biden, according to testimony the official is prepared to deliver Tuesday in the House impeachment inquiry.
Politics Oct 28Deputy national security adviser defies subpoena in impeachment probe
Charles Kupperman, who was a deputy to former national security adviser John Bolton, failed to show up for a scheduled closed-door deposition Monday.
Politics Oct 26Ex-Trump aide wants judge to decide on impeachment testimony
An ex-White House adviser who's supposed to testify before House impeachment investigators on Monday has asked a federal court whether he should comply with a subpoena or follow President Donald Trump's directive against cooperating in what he dubs a "scam."…
Politics Oct 23WATCH: Republicans disrupt closed-door impeachment deposition
The GOP maneuver delayed a deposition with Laura Cooper, a senior Defense Department official who oversees Ukraine policy, until midafternoon. The interview began roughly five hours behind schedule, after a security check by Capitol officials.
Politics Oct 22Diplomat testifies that Trump linked aid for Ukraine to demand for probe
"I think it's crazy to withhold security assistance for help with a political campaign," William Taylor wrote in text messages to other officials discussing Ukraine.
Politics Oct 1838 people cited for violations in Clinton email probe
The investigation determined dozens of people were "culpable" in 91 cases of sending classified information that ended up in Clinton's personal email, according to a letter sent to Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley this week.
Politics Oct 17WATCH: Trump held up Ukraine aid in part over election probe, Mulvaney says
The White House is acknowledging that President Donald Trump asked Ukraine's leader to investigate his country's role in meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign.