New Whistleblower May Give House Democrats Fresh Leads

House Democrats leading an impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump’s dealings with Ukraine may have fresh information to work with after a new whistleblower stepped forward with what the person’s lawyer said were firsthand knowledge of key events.

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White House Prepares Formal Objection to Impeachment Probe

The White House is preparing to formally object to Democrats’ impeachment inquiry as soon as Friday, saying it won’t cooperate with the probe because it was initiated without a vote of the House.

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Complaint Drafted ‘Entirely on Their own,’ Whistleblower Attorney Says

Attorneys for the whistleblower at the center of a growing impeachment inquiry related to President Donald Trump and a phone call he had with the president of Ukraine are pushing back on any suggestion their client worked with a member of Congress to write the complaint that sparked a new push by congressional Democrats.

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Much of Impeachment Inquiry May Be Conducted in Secret

“Impeachment will uncover the truth,” House Financial Services Committee Chairwoman Maxine Waters, a California Democrat, tweeted Tuesday.

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Intelligence Watchdog Defends Handling of Whistlerblower Complaint

The inspector general who oversees the nation’s intelligence groups defended its handling of the Ukraine whistleblower complaint, stating on Monday that the whistleblower submitted the proper form and reiterating the complaint was urgent and credible.

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Trump Demands to Meet Whistleblower, Warns of ‘Big Consequences’

President Trump on Sunday evening called for the outing of a whistleblower and railed against other individuals, including Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.), at the center of a growing scandal involving his phone call with Ukraine’s president, warning there could be “Big Consequences.”

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