2nd whistleblower comes forward in Trump's Ukraine call

U.S. Ambassador to the European Union Gordon Sondland

U.S. Ambassador to the European Union Gordon Sondland

The second whistleblower has spoken with the inspector general of the intelligence community, Zaid said.

Trump has denied doing anything improper.

The White House insists it has been open and it released a transcript of the call, after the concerns came to light.

No administration officials were scheduled to appear on the Sunday news shows, while several congressional Republicans who were interviewed came to the president's defence.

Rep. Jim Jordan of OH and Sen.

On September 24, after a whistleblower's complaint, the White House unprecedentedly published a redacted version of the memorandum of the July 25 telephone conversation between U.S. President Donald Trump and his Ukrainian counterpart Volodymyr Zelensky, which became the cause behind a formal impeachment inquiry into Trump.

During the July phone call, Mr Trump said there had been "a lot of talk" that Mr Biden had shut down a Ukrainian investigation into a company where his son worked.

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No evidence has been found that either Mr Biden did anything illegal. "It sounds disgusting to me", he said, according to the memo. Biden wrote in The Washington Put up that he had a message for Trump and "of us that facilitate his abuses of vitality". Please know that I'm not going anywhere. "You would think after, like I said, a few years of following this president, you would understand sort of how this guy communicates".

As for Trump, rather than visiting his nearby golf course in Sterling, Virginia, for a second day, he stayed at White House, where he tweeted and retweeted, with the Bidens a main target.

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US President Trump called for Sen.

Trump on Sunday continue to lash out at Democrats and some Republican detractors, including Sen.

Trump now risks impeachment for using his power to get dirt on a political opponent.

During the interview, Stephanopoulos repeatedly sought an answer from Jordan on whether he believes it's appropriate for Trump to ask China and Ukraine to investigate Biden.

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On Friday, the New York Times reported that a second person was considering coming forward who had "more direct information" about the events surrounding the call.

Trump pushed back at the allegations in tweets Sunday, but did not mention the second whistleblower. Romney's sharp criticism has sparked a furious response from Trump, who took the extraordinary step Saturday of calling for Romney's impeachment after labeling him "pompous" and "a fool". "You'll have to figure that out for yourself", Mr Trump said.

The committees are expected to hear this week from another USA diplomat, Ambassador to the European Union Gordon Sondland, a committee official confirmed on Sunday.

Nearly all Democrats have already said publicly they support an impeachment investigation. The exchange between former Reps.

Sasse, of Nebraska, is the only other Republican senator to publicly criticize the president's comments.

"Asking for foreign assistance in an American presidential election is about as serious a presidential offense as you can imagine", Maloney advised The Submit. Sanford tried to compose the case that transferring forward with impeachment within the Democratic-bustle Home if the Republican-managed Senate doesn't own the votes to convict may possibly well possibly well be counter-productive and obliging distract from the election debate.

"This president desires to be impeached, simply in accordance to what he himself has stated", Walsh stated.

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