Trump's scorched earth tactics reveal impeachment for what it is: a free-for-all  The AgeView full coverage on Google News
The White House calls the Democrats' inquiry "unprecedented and unconstitutional". The first claim has some validity; the second is political bluster. The White House calls the Democrats' inquiry "unprecedented and unconstitutional". The first claim has some validity; the second is political bluster. 

The Trump administration blocks the US ambassador to the European Union from giving testimony in the House of Representatives' impeachment investigation of the Republican president.The Trump administration blocks the US ambassador to the European Union from giving testimony in the House of Representatives' impeachment investigation of the Republican president.

Donald Trump blocks US ambassador to European Union from testifying in impeachment inquiry - Donald Trump's America - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Former Democratic US President Jimmy Carter on Tuesday called on President Donald Trump to cooperate with Congress' impeachment inquiry, saying his refusal to comply with lawmakers' requests has left Americans grappling for answers.Former Democratic US President Jimmy Carter on Tuesday called on President Donald Trump to cooperate with Congress' impeachment inquiry, saying his refusal to comply with lawmakers' requests has left Americans grappling for answers.

US Ex-President Jimmy Carter's Impeachment Advice To Donald Trump: Tell The Truth ... For A Change

Will congressional Republicans let the president vastly expand presidential powers?Will congressional Republicans let the president vastly expand presidential powers?

Trump is betraying his oath of office. If Republicans don’t step up, they will be, too. - The Washington Post

“I would love to send Ambassador Sondland, a really good man and great American, to testify, but unfortunately he would be testifying before a totally compromised kangaroo court, where Republican’s rights have been taken away, and true facts are not allowed out for the public....”

Donald J. Trump on Twitter: "I would love to send Ambassador Sondland, a really good man and great American, to testify, but unfortunately he would be testifying before a totally compromised kangaroo court, where Republican’s rights have been taken away, and true facts are not allowed out for the public...."

“....to see. Importantly, Ambassador Sondland’s tweet, which few report, stated, “I believe you are incorrect about President Trump’s intentions. The President has been crystal clear: no quid pro quo’s of any kind.” That says it ALL!”

Donald J. Trump on Twitter: "....to see. Importantly, Ambassador Sondland’s tweet, which few report, stated, “I believe you are incorrect about President Trump’s intentions. The President has been crystal clear: no quid pro quo’s of any kind.” That says it ALL!"

“Read the White House’s full response to Nancy Pelosi and Democrat leaders on their illegitimate “impeachment inquiry”—a sham process that violates the Constitution and the rule of law. https://t.co/0kC4yFeghg”

The White House on Twitter: "Read the White House’s full response to Nancy Pelosi and Democrat leaders on their illegitimate “impeachment inquiry”—a sham process that violates the Constitution and the rule of law. https://t.co/0kC4yFeghg"

“Wow. This letter is bananas. A barely-lawyered temper tantrum. A middle finger to Congress and its oversight responsibilities. No Member of Congress should accept it, no matter his or her view on the behavior of Pelosi, Schiff, or Trump. Things are bad. Things will get worse. https://t.co/AesJ6cGHrl”

Gregg Nunziata on Twitter: "Wow. This letter is bananas. A barely-lawyered temper tantrum. A middle finger to Congress and its oversight responsibilities. No Member of Congress should accept it, no matter his or her view on the behavior of Pelosi, Schiff, or Trump. Things are bad. Things will get worse.… https://t.co/OFm0h9eMXX"

According to a new poll, 58 percent of Americans support the impeachment probe into Trump—including 30 percent of Republicans.According to a new poll, 58 percent of Americans support the impeachment probe into Trump—including 30 percent of Republicans.

Poll Shows Even Republicans May Be Coming Around on Impeachment | Vanity Fair

Democrats vow to issue a subpoena to the envoy, but President Trump calls them a "kangaroo court".Democrats vow to issue a subpoena to the envoy, but President Trump calls them a "kangaroo court".

Gordon Sondland: US envoy skips Trump impeachment inquiry - BBC News

The Trump White House has refused to cooperate with Congress's impeachment inquiry, arguing that it is "hig...

Donald Trump won't cooperate with impeachment inquiry: White House

The White House has said it will refuse to cooperate with the "baseless, unconstitutional" congressional impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump.The White House has said it will refuse to cooperate with the "baseless, unconstitutional" congressional impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump.

White House rebuffs 'baseless, unconstitutional' impeachment probe

Sondland was part of a text chain in which a diplomat wrote, "I think it’s crazy to withhold security assistance for help with a political campaign."Ambassador Gordon Sondland was part of a text chain in which a diplomat wrote, "I think it’s crazy to withhold security assistance for help with a political campaign."

Trump stops Ambassador Gordon Sondland from testifying in impeachment inquiry - Vox

The Trump administration wouldn’t allow Gordon Sondland, a key figure in the Democrats’ impeachment drive, to testify before the House's "kangaroo court” — but the committee chairmen leading the efforts have issued a subpoena.The Trump administration wouldn’t allow Gordon Sondland, a key figure in the Democrats’ impeachment drive, to testify before the House's "kangaroo court” — but the committee chairmen leading the efforts have issued a subpoena.

Impeachment saga: Trump won’t send EU envoy to stand before ‘totally compromised KANGAROO COURT’ but Dems file subpoena — RT USA News

The president's July 25 call with Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelensky reportedly sent shockwaves through the White House.The president's July 25 call with Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelensky reportedly sent shockwaves through the White House.

More Details Emerge About How White House Officials Reacted To Trump's Call With Ukraine | HuffPost Canada

MSNBC's Nicolle Wallace argued Tuesday that President Donald Trump's move to block Ambassador Gordon Sondland — a key figure in the Ukraine scandal — from testifying before Congress suggested he may fear what could be revealed in such hearings. Sondland was involved in a series of conversations r

‘There are more text messages’: MSNBC’s Nicolle Wallace reveals why Trump seems terrified by the impeachment hearings – Alternet.org

The State Department waited until 12:30 a.m. on Tuesday to tell U.S. Ambassador Gordon Sondland not to show up for his scheduled deposition with three House committees later that morning, the ambassador’s lawyer told Yahoo News.The State Department waited until 12:30 a.m. on Tuesday to tell U.S. Ambassador Gordon Sondland not to show up for his scheduled deposition with three House committees later that morning, the ambassador’s lawyer told Yahoo News.

Sondland, key witness in Ukraine probe, blocked from testimony in midnight call

A lawyer for U.S. Ambassador Gordon Sondland says Sondland was told to no longer testify at a meeting regarding the Trump impeachment probe.His lawyer says there was no reason given for the decision

Sondland Barred From House Committee Interview, Lawyer Says | Time

While Republicans continue to rate Trump’s tweets near the political party’s median score (+102), Independents and Democrats continue pushing their ratings lower.While Republicans continue to rate Trump’s tweets near the political party’s median score (+102), Independents and Democrats continue pushing their ratings lower.

On President Trump’s impeachment tweets, partisanship drives approval | YouGov