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House Intelligence Committee report accuses Trump of misconduct and disability; reaction and analysis on ‘the Five.’

The Democratically controlled house judiciary Committee will.on the top of the President trump the prosecution’s request Wednesday morning with a hearing with four lawyers, but no witnesses of the fact

In the same columns space, the hosts of last month, House Intelligence Committee, the hearings, the legislators heard from Stanford law professor Pamela Karlan, Harvard law professor and Bloomberg columnist Noah Feldman, University of North Carolina law professor Michael Gerhardt, and George Washington University law professor Jonathan Turley.

All of the Democrats ‘ witnesses, except for Turley — a point that does not escape the notice of the President on Tuesday evening.

“You get three constitutional lawyers … and we get a” Trump said in a bilateral meeting with the Prime Minister of Canada Justin Trudeau in London. “That doesn’t sound too good, and that’s how it is. We don’t get a lawyer, we got no witnesses — we want to Biden, we want to be the son of Hunter, where Hunter is? We want to ship. We want Interviews with these people. Well, you said no. We can’t do it.”


After opening statements by Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler, D-NY, and ranking member Rep. Doug Collins, R-Ga., the witnesses will be sworn and give opening speeches of ten minutes each, followed by the survey.

The judicial Committee of the indictment could approve against the President within days. However, a long-standing member of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s leadership team, told Fox News on Tuesday evening that it seems unlikely that the full house vote on the impeachment Trump before Christmas, that it is “too complex” is a process.

“I don’t see it,” said the source. “He is too big.”



In the meantime, the Democrats tried to pass the annual defense bill. The Congress has the financing of the Federal government by Dec. 20 or risk driving another down. The house and Senate are expected to approve, some of the annual 12 spending bills, and then pass an interim spending bill for the Rest – or maybe glom the radicals together and approve them for the rest of the fiscal year.

The United States-Mexico-Canada agreement (USMCA) also plays a big role. If the decision is made to move forward with the USMCA this calendar year, then there is almost no way Congress can address, to have charge. Democrats, both would face a messaging problem, and a soil-transport problem. Fox News has repeatedly said in recent days that the USMCA is not yet Mature, and the measures most likely after the turn of the year.

Nevertheless, Democrats aggressively have moved on impeachment. Late Tuesday, the intelligence Committee voted to adopt and issue its damning report on the findings of its impeachment inquiry, accused Trump of abusing his office to seek foreign help in the 2020 presidential race.

The 13-9 party-line vote on the 300-page report was a necessary step, before the document could be transferred to the judicial Committee. The report included call logs documenting apparent in discussions with Trump’s lawyer, Rudy Giuliani, House Intelligence Committee, ranking member Devin Nunes, R-Calif., and the Soviet Union-born businessman Lev Parnas, who was arrested in October.

“We have Americans and foreigners, you can contact us every day with information,” Nunes on Fox News’ “Hannity said,” on Tuesday evening. “I was in a conversation with Rudy Giuliani, and we talked about how [Special Counsel Robert] bombed out Mueller.”


Nunes added that it was possible that he Parnas had spoken. Separately, the Republican phone requested records of the House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff, D-Calif., who has acknowledged that he would have to request “more clarity” about his communication with the whistleblower in the middle of the impeachment.

While invited to the opening of the judicial hearing, the White house rejected. “This unjustified and highly partisan investigation against all past historical precedent, basic due process rights and fundamental fairness,” White House counsel Pat Cipollone wrote in a letter to Nadler on Sunday.


Cipollone accused Nadler of the “on purpose” planning of the procedure, the same time as Trump’s participation in the NATO Leaders’ Meeting in London. He also said that Nadler is available to vague “details about the hearing, and only then-unnamed academics-and not the” fact witnesses “– to”, obviously.

Wednesday, it will hear probably the format of the House Intelligence Committee, in the last month. The procedures begin with a 45-minute period for the Democrats, probably led by the judicial Committee to advise standard iron. The Republicans will then get 45 minutes.

Then the hearing will go to five-minute rounds for each of the 41 members. The five-minute round should alone consume three hours and 25 minutes.

Fox News expects the house to hold a vote number by 1:30 p.m. ET, so that a recess in the Committee. It is probably some of the parliamentary struggle and growth disorders that delay proceedings further.

White House Press Secretary, Stephanie Grisham, and other government representatives have long argued that the Democrats are the valuable time of the legislation, with its impeachment probe.

“At the end of a one-sided Farce process to produce the Chairman [Adam] ship, and the Democrats completely failed, with no evidence of misconduct on the part of President Trump,” Grisham said on Tuesday, adding that the Democrats ” impeachment report “reflects nothing more than their frustrations” and “reads like the ramblings of a basement blogger effort to prove something, if there is evidence, nothing.”

During a press conference on Tuesday, house GOP leader Kevin McCarthy, Democrats called for the end of the impeachment “nightmare”, say “are you worried if you can beat don’t accuse this President, you can use it in an election.”

The ship-led Intelligence Committee, led in-depth interviews with witnesses associated with the trump-management of the relationship with the Ukraine, according to an anonymous whistleblower filed a lawsuit claiming that during a July 25 call, Trump is trying to help pressure the Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky, Rudy Giuliani investigate Democratic activities in 2016, as well as former Vice-President Joe Biden and his son Hunter.


“The President engaged in this conduct for the benefit of his own presidential re-election, the presidential elections to his advantage,” the Democrats ” -said to damage the election prospects of political rivals, and the impact of our nation before the report. “So the President to put his own personal and political interests above the national interests of the United States, is trying to undermine the integrity of the U.S. presidential election process, and endangered the national security of the United States.”

The ship also tweeted: “The prosecution’s inquiry revealed overwhelming and undisputed evidence, to request that President Trump abused the powers of his office to foreign interference in our election for their own personal, political gain.”

Ship Committee held closed-door sessions prior to the opening of the investigation to the public hearings, which featured testimony from witnesses, including the National Security Council official, Lt. Col. Alexander he received his, the US Ambassador to the EU, Gordon Sondland, and former U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine, Marie Yovanovitch.

The report comes to the conclusion that the trump card held back nearly $391 million in military aid to Ukraine, air-conditioning to its delivery, as well as a White house visit for Zelensky on a public announcement that Zelensky was the conduct of the investigations. It also accused Trump did not commit disability through the guidance of the witnesses to comply with congressional subpoenas.


Republicans submitted a report of their own that rejected the democratic majority claims.

To have “the evidence is not this Democrat allegations, and none of the Democrats,” witnesses testified to prove, evidence of bribery, extortion, or other high crimes or misdemeanors,” said the GOP report.

If the house charges should vote, the Senate would have a try to transfer where a two-thirds majority would be required.

A Senate study could dig deeper, of investigating in at least one of the topics Trump once: Joe Biden, the role of the displacement and the Ukraine Prosecutor who was in search of the natural gas company Burisma Holdings, which his son Hunter had a lucrative board.

Fox News’ Chad Pergram, Ronn Blitzer and The Associated Press contributed to this report.

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