My favorite part about the Republicans' whole “you can't trust anyone who doesn't have first-hand knowledge” excuse is that the *very next witnesses* (Vindman and Williams) both have first-hand knowledge and have testified privately that Trump conditioned aid on political help.
Ã¢ÂÂ State Department officials in Kyiv and Washington were briefed on ZelenskiyÃ¢ÂÂs concerns at least three times, the two sources said. Notes summarizing his worries were circulated within the department, they said.Ã¢ÂÂ https://t.co/svWnpaf4Uq
Very sad situation with Sec State Pompeo. ItÃ¢ÂÂs not just that he is enabling an impulsive rogue President. HeÃ¢ÂÂs also fundamentally failed in his leadership of his 70,000 employees. Finally itÃ¢ÂÂs seems unmistakable that he has lied thru his teeth repeatedly. https://t.co/qJOmZkD076
Pelosi: “The fact is, the aid was only released after the whistleblower exposed the truth of the President's extortion and bribery, and the House launched a formal investigation.” https://t.co/FbhPxGNmfn