WH Rebuffs GAO on Ukraine Aid: 'We Are Not Legally Bound'

Posted by on January 17, 2020 9:27 am
Categories: US Politics

The president has been saying the same thing since last September. “There’s no crime,” he insists in one variation or another when asked about his impeachment. During a speech three days before Christmas, he expanded on this: “There’s no nothing.” Because no law was broken, in his legal estimation, Donald Trump concluded, “How do you impeach? You had no crime.”
But there was a crime, said the Government Accountability Office on Thursday.
Less than a day after the House delivered two articles of impeachment to the Senate, the GAO released a report asserting that the White House budget office…

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