Rep. HECK says in all his thousands of hours of witness testimony and interviews on House Intel Committee, these eight hours have been the most impactful. Won’t elaborate.
Committee Chairs of House Intel, Foreign Affairs and Oversight just now: “We consider this interference to be obstruction of the impeachment inquiry. We will be issuing *subpoena* to Ambassador Sondland for both his testimony and documents.”
“We cannot allow the President to somehow get to the whistleblower or threaten him or discourage him or her from telling their side of the story.” @CongressmanRaja on why the House Intel Committee is considering taking extreme measures to conceal the whistleblower’s identity.
WATCH: House Intel Committee ChairAdam Schiff (D-CA) says the White House's decision to block U.S. Ambassador to the EU Gordon Sondland from appearing before Congress Tuesday "[is] yet additional strong evidence of obstruction"
Today, Republicans on the House Intel Committee voted against our motion to subpoena the U.S. interpreter from the Trump-Putin summit to testify. The American people need to know what secret deals Trump made with Putin during his one-on-one meeting. Watch here: