“This is impeachable now,” congressional expert and historian Norm Ornstein tweeted Friday evening.
To pressure the Ukrainian president, Trump withheld hundreds of millions in military aid until earlier this month.
In one phone call in July, Trump reportedly pressed the Ukrainian president to investigate Biden’s son about eight times.
“Unlike the allegations of conspiracy with Russia before the 2016 election, these concern Trump’s actions as president, not as a private citizen, and his exercise of presidential powers over foreign policy with Ukraine.”
On Twitter, former officials and legal experts argued this scandal cannot become just another Trump news cycle.
….story about me and a perfectly fine and routine conversation I had with the new President of the Ukraine.
But in Ukraine, his efforts are transparent. »