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McCarthy calls for Pelosi to suspend the Trump prosecution’s request, accuses her of ‘recklessness’

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House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., sent a letter on Thursday to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., Appeal to your for the suspension of the impeachment inquiry in President Trump, to “appropriate rules and procedures” be established.

Come amid concerns from GOP lawmakers that they will be sidelined or closed from the prosecution, investigation, Trump, McCarthy criticized Pelosi for the “speed and recklessness,” the house Committee Chairman have already request, with the prosecution and asked the house speaker, to Republican participation in the process ensure.

“Unfortunately, you have no clear note as they continued their charge investigation – including the question of whether the most important historical precedents or basic standards of due process are complied with,” McCarthy said in his letter. “In addition to the rapidity and unconcern with which you go, has already resulted in the Committee-the Chairman, the attempt to limit minority participation in the planned interviews, the questioning of the integrity of such an investigation.”

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McCarthy, the reference to the limitation of the Republican participation is a reference to reports that House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff, D-Calif., to limit Republicans’ ability, was the question of the statements by former U.S. envoy to Ukraine, Kurt Volker on Thursday with stuff.

In his letter to Pelosi, McCarthy, asks a series of questions, including the question of whether Pelosi plans to hold a full house vote on the approval of the indictment request, whether she plans to grant subpoena powers to both the chairmen and the ranking members, and whether they will allow Trump’s lawyers to attend the hearings.

After concerns were initially about an “equal playing field” in the Volker-session, Fox News, Democrats told made concessions and agreed to equal representation from the Democratic and Republican councils in the area. However, although there are representatives of the intelligence, surveillance and Foreign Affairs committees, only the Intelligence Committee can ask questions.

Volker – who resigned from his post last week — testified Thursday in a closed-door interview about an anonymous whistleblower complaint of a 25. To investigate the July call, in the Trump of the Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky, asked democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden, the family business in the country.

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Volker was expected that a voluntary transcribed interview prior to the ship-led Intelligence Committee as part of its impeachment investigation into whether Trump abused his authority by asking Ukrainian President to investigate Biden, one of the leading candidates for the democratic party-the 2020 presidential nomination. Trump is being investigated amid claims that he threatened to withhold $ 400 million in military aid, unless Ukraine Biden studied, whose son Hunter and their shops in the country.

In his letter to Pelosi, McCarthy, asks a series of questions, including the question of whether Pelosi plans to hold a full house vote on the approval of the indictment request, whether she plans to grant subpoena powers to both the chairmen and the ranking members, and whether they will allow Trump’s lawyers to attend the hearings.

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The house Minority leader, the letter brought to him the praise of President Trump, the also took the opportunity to slam the Democrats, opened impeachment inquiry in him.

McCarthy’s questions come one day after leading Republicans on the house Committee on Foreign Affairs, Michael McCaul, said in a letter to President Eliot L. Engel, D-NY, that despite the statements from Pelosi and other Democrats, “it’s not ‘House of Representatives’ prosecution’s request”, since the entire house has not voted on the matter.

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Citing the house rules X and XI, McCaul said that to members of Congress from both parties to vote on a special impeachment task force for the implementation of procedures, “Intelligence Chairman Adam Schiff lacks the jurisdiction to investigate the Department of State’s implementation of the foreign policy of the United States to the Ukraine. This prerogative belongs to our members.”

“The official charge requests be initiated through the adoption of a house resolution, the strengthening or the creation of a Committee or a task force to carry out such activities,” McCaul. To examine “both the Nixon and Clinton cases, the judicial Committee discussed and reported an empowerment of the judiciary Committee, whether there are sufficient grounds to accuse the President, then discussed and voted on by the full house of representatives. There are no such debates and votes in this Congress.”

Fox News’ Chad Pergram, ,Danielle Wallace, and The Associated Press contributed to this report.

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