Whistleblower Complaint On Trump-Ukraine Call Is Released


The whistleblower complaint that triggered the impeachment acquiring to president trump has been released we begin our live team coverage with Katie a ours Martha Mauer I am reporting an urgent concern those are the first few words of the nine page whistleblowers report just released by the house intelligence committee and this redacted complained to the whistle blowers that they have received information from multiple US government officials that president trump is using the power of his office to solicit interference from a foreign country to investigate from a vice president Joe Biden the complaint says president trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani is a key figure in that effort a declassified version of the whistle blowers report before so the July twenty fifth phone call as well as the days following the call with the accused senior White House officials to try to lock down all records of that phone call now the acting director of the national intelligence committee has just testified before Congress on this very complaint KTA arson Jeremy foster has those details that's right Martha acting director of national intelligence Joseph McGuire is testifying right now before the house intelligence committee says he received a complaint and believes both the inspector general and whistle blower acted in good faith he then pass the information on to the justice department office of legal counsel determined that the complaints obligations do not meet the statutory requirement definition concern legal urgent concern now Republicans are arguing the fact that the whistle blower admitted in his report that they were not a direct witness to most of the events described live in the newscenter journey foster

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