US House impeachment investigators started releasing Monday initial transcripts of closed-door hearing, such as that of Marie Yovanovitch, the former ambassador to Ukraine, who advised lawmakers was that the target of a smear campaign and had been remembered, she had been told since she’d lost the confidence of President Donald Trump.
Another transcript published was of diplomat Michael McKinley, who told lawmakers he’d pressed the country department direction to encourage Ambassador Yovanovitch.
Two transcripts are slated for launch on Tuesday, such as of US ambassador to EU, Gordon Sondland, whose testimony was contested and contradicted by several officials because.
“With every new meeting, we know more about the president’s effort to control the levers of power to his private political advantage.”.
The impeachment inquiry into President Trump, which was approved in a vote last week, has been conducted by the House committees of intellect, judiciary and reform and oversight.