Author: NBC News

Impeachment: Former Ukraine ambassador testifies

(NBC News) Former Ambassador to Ukraine Bill Taylor testifies before Congress Tuesday as the impeachment inquiry continues. Taylor texted “I Think It’s Crazy To Withhold Security Assistance For Help With A Political Campaign” to a colleague as President Trump was threatening to withhold Ukraine military aid. Lawmakers want to know why. “He’s an incredibly respected diplomat, who’s at the center…

Impeachment pressure grows

(NBC News) President Trump huddled with his cabinet Monday in the face of three controversies: The Syrian withdrawal, the location of the G-7 summit and lingering questions over a quid-pro-quo on Ukrainian aid…all as House Democrats step up their impeachment inquiry. “Republicans have to get tougher and fight it,” Mr. Trump said of the House inquiry. He’s currently facing backlash…