House Democrats announce next steps in Trump impeachment inquiry | USA TODAY

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Published on 10 Dec 2019, 14:52
House Democrats expected to release draft articles of impeachment
RELATED: House Judiciary Committee resumes impeachment hearings

House Democrats were expected to release draft articles of impeachment Tuesday against President Donald Trump, culminating what Republicans have called a partisan and unfair inquiry.

The articles are expected to deal with Trump pressing Ukraine to investigate his political rival, former Vice President Joe Biden, while withholding a White House meeting and $391 million in military aid.

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But Trump has said he was justified in fighting corruption in Ukraine. Congressional Republicans have defended Trump as having the authority to set foreign policy. Trump has dismissed the impeachment inquiry as a partisan "witch hunt."

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