In WP op-ed, newly-retired Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, key figure in starting Trump-Ukraine probe, slams Trump coronavirus response, looks forward to 'mandate to reject hate and bigotry,' vows activism.
Lt. Col. Vindman, who testified about Trump's Ukraine call, to retire
My Republican colleagues suggest that since Trump's Ukraine scheme failed, since someone blew the whistle and the aid was ultimately released, that it doesn’t really matter if he tried to bribe a foreign power with military aid. The Constitution says otherwise.
Americans know about Trump's Ukraine scheme because people with a sense of duty were willing to step forward and speak out. People like Ambassadors Yovanovitch and Taylor, Lt. Col. Vindman, Dr. Hill. They were willing to risk their careers. Can Members of Congress do the same?
NSC Official Tim Morrison To Schiff: Nothing Illegal In Trump-Zelensky Call. ‘I Was Not Concerned That Anything Illegal Was Discussed’ In Trump-Ukraine Phone Call