Washington (Reuters) – The White House said on Friday it would refuse to participate in the hearing at the U.S. House of Representatives set for next week that would consider the article of the treatise to resist President Donald Trump.
In a letter to the Chairman of the Judicial Committee Jerrold Nadler, White House counsel Pat Cipollone called the ‘ absolutely baseless democratic argument ‘ and says home speaker Nancy Pelosi has ordered the Democratic Party to conduct the article of the thesis “in advance When your commission has heard a piece of evidence. ”
“We don’t see any reason to participate because the process is not fair,” said an official senior administration, speaking of anonymity. “We have not given any fair opportunity to participate. In speaker
Have announced the pre-defined results and they will not give us the ability to call any witness. ”
Nadler refused that criticism and expressed disappointment, stating in a statement: “The Americans deserve the answers from President Trump.”
Pelosi on Thursday asks the Judicial Committee to draw up articles of the crime-formal costs-against the Republican Party president
. The Committee can draft and recommend the article of next Thursday and Democratic-LED homes that can vote on them by Christmas, imperiling the president of Trump’s 2020 re-election campaign Looms.
Pelosi in September launched the investigation of the thesis on Trump’s request that Ukraine…