President Donald Trump’s top envoy to Ukraine told House impeachment investigators of an intense effort by administration officials to secure politically-motivated investigations of Trump’s rivals in exchange for a White House meeting with Ukraine’s president and critical military aid.
Sources in the room for the testimony said William Taylor prompted sighs and gasps when he read a lengthy 15-page opening statement. One person in the room said Taylor’s statement described just “how pervasive the efforts were” among Trump’s allies.
Trump has denied any quid pro quo, which is at the heart of Democrats’ impeachment inquiry.
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