The House Intelligence Committee on Wednesday of its impeachment inquiry into . are investigating his attempt to withhold U.S. military aid to Ukraine until the country’s President Volodymyr Zelensky agreed to investigate former Vice President Joe Biden, who is running for the Democratic presidential nomination.
Bill Taylor, the acting U.S. ambassador to Ukraine, and George Kent, the deputy assistant secretary for Europe and Eurasian affairs, in the investigation, after they separately testified privately last month.
Throughout the hearing, Democrats tried to get the witnesses to admit that Trump’s behavior constituted an impeachable offense, while attempted to discredit the diplomats. Here are seven takeaways from Wednesday’s hearing with Taylor and Kent.
1. Bill Taylor’s Aide Was Told That Trump Cares