U.S. Ambassador to the European Union Gordon Sondland said everyone was in the loop regarding the Trump administration’s anti-corruption efforts in Ukraine. During his hearing Wednesday, he testified that at the time he did not think Burisma and the Bidens were connected. This corroborates U.S. Special Envoy to Ukraine Kurt Volker’s statement from Tuesday.
GOP House Intelligence Committee member Elise Stefanik highlighted the issue of Hunter Biden’s work for Ukrainian energy firm Burisma during Tuesday’s public impeachment hearings. She said her constituents have many concerns about the fact Biden “sat on the board of a corrupt company like Burisma.”
Corrupt actions by the former Obama-era vice president and secretary of state are coming to light after new leaked documents surfaced. In a bombshell tweet, activist and entrepreneur Michael Coudrey released a series of leaked documents from the Ukrainian General Prosecutor’s Office, which allegedly detail a so-called ‘slushfund’ collecting large sums of money from foreign sources.
The Obama administration’s concerns about Hunter Biden’s connections in Ukraine came to light during this week’s impeachment hearings. Former U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch admitted during questioning Friday that the Obama administration took issue with Hunter Biden’s job at Ukrainian energy company Burisma.
As Congress moves into the newest phase of the impeachment inquiry, One America News is taking a look back at the events which led to this week’s public hearings. One America’s Marty Golingan reports.