U.S. President Donald Trump has pardoned two turkeys in the White house, and the two birds so that the fate of many other dogs at Thanksgiving, saves. Virtually at the same time, the US Democrats have initiated in the context of its examination of the impeachment proceedings against Trump, the next Phase: The judiciary Committee of the house of representatives sat for the 4. December its first hearing in the case. The Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler, invited to explicitly Trump, attend the session or be represented by a lawyer.
Trump have a choice: "He can take advantage of this opportunity to be at the hearings to impeachment proceedings, or he can stop complaining about the process." He hope that Trump decides, directly or through a lawyer participate in the investigation, said Nadler.
the trigger for the Democrats hard process is a phone call Trumps with the Ukrainian President Volodimir Selenski on 25. July. In it Trump Selenski encourages investigations against Ex-Vice President Joe Biden for the presidential nomination of the Democrats, and his son Hunter because of alleged involvement in corruption. He threatened at the same time, help to keep funds for the Ukrainian military back.
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In the house of representatives, where Democrats are in the majority, has already been considered by several committees with the process. Trump has condemned the investigation repeatedly as a "witch hunt" against him. Nadler said he had given Trump a letter until next Sunday to inform the judiciary Committee about whether he or his lawyer would be present at the hearing of it. The office of the President for not first.
Even if the plenary of the house of representatives at the end of the Committee's work for the indictment and should, remain hurdles for impeachment is very high, there's still the Senate's turn. But trump is the Republicans have the majority. In addition, some Democrats fear that impeachment could start proceedings against Trump for you to the rear, when it should be in the election year of 2020 in the coming months, possibly fail, and so voters alienated.
"Bread" and "Butter"
At the Begnadigungs-Zeremomie in Washington, Trump followed on Tuesday in the rose garden of the White house, a Tradition in the "National Thanksgiving Turkey" by the President life is a gift.
As in the past year, Trump extended his grace equally on two of the animals that called this Time is "Bread" (bread) and "Butter" (Butter).
The good-humored President took at the ceremony on Tuesday, the impeachment proceedings on the grain, the aim of the U.S. Democrats against him. Thanks to value had been raised way, "Bread" and "Butter" so that they remained under all conditions quiet, he said under the laughter of the audience.
This is important, because of the loading of the Democrats as a witness in the Impeachment investigations pre. "But, Bread and Butter, I should say that we've met, actually." Trump criticized time and again that he knew many of the witnesses at all. (nag/reuters/sda)
Created: 26.11.2019, 22:42 PM