Lt. Col. Vindman: "Not in the White House, cleared US government officials with appropriate need to know".
Can't see the video? Trump was trying to pressure the Ukrainian president to publicly announce an investigation into Joe Biden's son Hunter and his role on Burisma's board.
FILE - President Donald Trump speaks to reporters outside the White House, in Washington, Nov. 9, 2019.
Democrats denounced what they saw as witness intimidation by the president. "Do not worry, I will be fine for telling the truth", he said.
Vindman also testified to alerting NSC's lawyers at the time. "The vile character attacks on these distinguished and honorable public servants is reprehensible", Vindman said, adding, "We are better than personal attacks".
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Volker was the first person to testify behind closed doors in the inquiry that started in September, resigning his position shortly before he did so.
Vindman's testimony was full of "opinions counter" to his commander in chief, Perry said. "These proceedings will not be used to out the whistle blower".
As the Times noted, Lt. Col. Vindman served in Iraq and received a purple heart due to injuries sustained from a roadside bomb.
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Vindman, a Kiev-born NSC specialist on Ukraine, became the subject of national attention in late October, when he told the House in closed testimony that unidentified "outside influencers" had been promoting a "false and alternative narrative of Ukraine" which was "harmful to USA national security".
Williams, for her part, told House investigators she thought Trump's requests were "unusual and inappropriate".
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Trump didn't care for Williams' deposition and said so in a post on Twitter over the weekend.
A Parade Of Witnesses The House intelligence committee, which is conducting the impeachment hearings, has set a breakneck schedule ahead of the Thanksgiving recess.
While some officials have complied with subpoenas, Trump has made defiance the official posture of his administration in the face of congressional demands for testimony and documents.
"There's one witness, one witness that they won't bring in front of us, they won't bring in front of the American people, and that's the guy who started it all, the whistle-blower", Republican Jim Jordan said on November 13.
Volker and former National Security Council Russia expert Tim Morrison are scheduled to appear on Tuesday afternoon.
"Volker, who testifies today, sent this text to Zelensky aide 30 minutes before the July 25 call where Trump asks for a 'favor, '" Vance tweeted.
"So you've never had a conversation with him about Ukraine or been in a meeting with him where he has spoken to other about Ukraine?"
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Republicans are denouncing the impeachment inquiry as an effort to undo the results of the 2016 election.