Rep. Devin Nunes (R-Calif.), ranking member of the House Intelligence Committee, came out with guns blazing as he began questioning both Bill Taylor, acting ambassador to Ukraine, and George Kent, deputy assistant secretary of State for Europe and Eastern Europe, on Wednesday during the televised live hearings on the impeachment push against President Donald Trump.
He focused almost solely on Taylor in his questioning during his early period of time.
And he stated, as part of his remarks, that it was Trump’s intention to get to the bottom of corruption with regard to the 2016 election — and that this is the core point to be known.
He called the president’s July 25 phone call “routine” and noted that the Ukrainian president said he did not feel pressured into launching investigations on his political opponents.
“The Democrats are not trying to find the facts, they are trying to invent a narrative,” said Nunes.
And check this out:
My opening statement on impeachment spectacle – YouTube https://t.co/okoiDKeKa6
— Devin Nunes (@DevinNunes) November 13, 2019
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Devin Nunes is now asking Ukrainian ambassador Bill Taylor about Obama's comments to Putin, caught on a hot mic, in 2012.
— Josh Dawsey (@jdawsey1) November 13, 2019
Rep. Devin Nunes: "What we will witness today is a televised theatrical performance staged by the Democrats, Ambassador Taylor and Mr. Kent. I like to welcome you here. I'd like to congratulate you for passing the Democrat Star Chamber auditions." #ImpeachmentHearings pic.twitter.com/kW5aizh3lw
— The Hill (@thehill) November 13, 2019
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