Kremlin: we hope the situation will not reach the release of Trump-Putin calls similar to what happened with the Ukrainian President
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: Will be a GREAT and very accurate show tonight by @seanhannity on @foxnews (9:00 PM). Will play my full statement from Air Force One
: The President of Ukraine said that he was NOT pressured by me to do anything wrong. Can't have better testimony than that. As V.P., Biden had his son, on the other hand, take out millions of dollars by strong arming the Ukrainian President. Also looted millions from China. Bad
: No one has done more behind the scenes for STRONG BORDER SECURITY than @SenCapito. Her bill passed Committee today with $5B for the BORDER WALL. West Virginia is a great State and Shelley gets it done. Keep it up
: Congratulations to my friend @SenShelby, our powerful Appropriations Chairman, for his hard work on many strong bills that continue to rebuild our military, invest in border security, and many other priorities. Good work and keep fighting, you are winning
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Audio: "I want to know who's the person, who's the person who gave the whistleblower the information Because that's close to a spy," President Trump said
Former Trump official confirms that WH started placing Trump call transcripts into NSC's codeword system—effectively concealing them—sometime after Mexico, Australia transcript leaks in 2017. Experts say doing that poses whole host of natsec risks
Air Force Gen. John Hyten confirmed to be U.S. military's 2 officer by 75-22 Senate vote. Hyten faced accusations of assault by female Army colonel under previous command running nuclear arsenal
: Liddle' Adam Schiff, who has worked unsuccessfully for 3 years to hurt the Republican Party and President, has just said that the Whistleblower, even though he or she only had second hand information, "is credible." How can that be with zero info and a known bias. Democrat Scam
Whistleblower in Trump-Ukraine case is a CIA officer who was detailed to work at the White House at one point, sources say - NYT
U.S. President Donald Trump says there should be a way to stop the impeachment inquiry over allegations he attempted to get the Ukrainian president to investigate U.S. Democratic presidential hopeful Joe Biden
NYT: Trump told staff from the U.S. Mission to the United Nations that he wants to know who provided info to the whistleblower, saying that whoever did so was "close to a spy" and that "in the old days," spies were dealt with differently
: Adam Schiff has zero credibility. Another fantasy to hurt the Republican Party
: A whistleblower with second hand information Another Fake News Story. See what was said on the very nice, no pressure, call. Another Witch Hunt
Pelosi says it is "heartbreaking" that Trump has violated the oath of the constitution to the extent that she's endorsed an inquiry
Acting DNI Maguire: "No one - none of us - is above the law in this country."
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"This is not OK," says @RepMikeTurner, a @GOP member of @HouseIntel, about the nature of @POTUS comments in July 25 call with @ZelenskyyUa
@DevinNunes is accusing the US intelligence community of leaking about @POTUS phone calls with foreign leaders. "Individuals within the White House may or may not" be leaking these, replies Maguire, asserting it's not the intelligence community
Maguire says he does not know the identity of the whistleblower, and has tried hard to protect his/her anonymity. "I believe the whistleblower followed the steps every step of the way," he said 'I think the whistleblower did the right thing"
"We went to the White House first." says @ODNI acting director. "It did appear that it has executive privilege."
"I strongly believe in the role of the inspector general," adds Maguire, explaining the Whistleblower Complaint was not ignored and was referred to @TheJusticeDept
Executive privilege prevented @ODNI acting director from immediately handing over complaint to Congress, testifies Maguire
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In written statement, @PressSec says whistleblower complaint "shows nothing improper." She says WH "will continue to push back on the hysteria and false narratives being peddled by Democrats and many in the mainstream media."
"Once again this supposed scandal ends up being nothing like we were told," adds @DevinNunes
"What we have with this storyline is another Steele Dossier," contends @DevinNunes. "What we have today is the whistleblower process is the casualty."
"Whistleblower inquiries should not be held in public at all," says @DevinNunes, calling this more "hysteria" like the #RussiaHoax
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More House Dems are backing an impeachment inquiry. The latest: Rep. Vicente Gonzalez
: "Is their a case for impeachment Absolutely not." There is no high crimes or misdemeanors, no treason, no extortion, no treason." RD Robert Ray, respected
Record of Ukraine call is "the most graphic evidence yet that the president has betrayed his oath of office," says @RepAdamSchiff
"Nothing has changed with the release of this complaint," which contains "false narratives," says @PressSec. WhistleblowerComplaint
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Whistleblower complaint says Trump asked Zelensky to try "uncovering allegations of Russian interference in 2016 originated in Ukraine, with a specific request that [Zelensky] locate and turn over servers" linked w DNC/CrowdStrike
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More on Kurt Volker and US ambassador to the EU Gordon Sondland's alleged involvement
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Trump allegedly pulled back a Pence visit to Ukraine until the Zelensky administration would "play ball" with Trump on desired investigations
: THE DEMOCRATS ARE TRYING TO DESTROY THE REPUBLICAN PARTY AND ALL THAT IT STANDS FOR. STICK TOGETHER, PLAY THEIR GAME, AND FIGHT HARD REPUBLICANS. OUR COUNTRY IS AT STAKE
House intelligence committee releases redacted version of whistleblower complaint at center of Trump impeachment probe.
Two sources familiar with the complaint say part of it says the Trump-Zelenskyy call 'transcript' was sequestered — as if it were highly classified with extremely restricted access
"ODNI is not planning to release the redacted version of the complaint at this time" per @ODNIgov spokesperson re Whistleblower complaint
A juvenile has been injured in a late night shooting in the District.
Former Vice President Joe Biden says that "it's awful hard to avoid the conclusion" President Donald Trump committed "an impeachable offense" by pressuring the Ukrainian president to investigate Biden
The whistleblower complaint alleges a pattern of obfuscation at the White House, in which officials moved the records of some of Trump's communications with foreign officials onto a separate computer network from where they are normally stored
The whistleblower complaint has been declassified.
NYT: The intelligence officer who filed the whistleblower complaint raised alarms not only about what Trump and Zelensky said in the phone call, but also about how the White House handled records of the conversation, according to two people
Rep. Eric Swalwell, after viewing whistleblower's complaint: "The whistleblower. lays out witnesses we need to follow up with, documents we need to get, and also describes a number of individuals around this disturbing conduct who never came forward."
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The House has voted unanimously 421-0 to release the whistleblower complaint