Nadler Announces Impeachment Hearing Next Week

  • 2019-11-26
  • Source: TTN
  • by: TTN Staff
Nadler Announces Impeachment Hearing Next Week
Jerry Nadler ( via Wikipedia Commons
Following a disastrous two weeks of impeachment hearings, the Democrats have decided that they would like to keep going. House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler has announced a hearing schedule for impeachment inquiries following Thanksgiving break.

The hearings are scheduled to begin on December 4th.

According to Fox News:

The House Judiciary Committee is taking over the next phase of the impeachment inquiry into President Trump as Chairman Jerrold Nadler announced plans for a hearing next week to weigh whether the president's actions reach a level of “high crimes and misdemeanors" and warrant articles of impeachment.

Nadler, D-N.Y., penned a letter to the president on Tuesday announcing a hearing for Dec. 4 at 10 a.m., and notifying him of the committee’s intentions to provide him with “certain privileges” while they consider "whether to recommend articles of impeachment to the full House.”

Nadler also extended an invitation to the president, asking whether “you and your counsel plan to attend the hearing or make a request to question the witness panel.”

“If you would like to participate in the hearing, please provide the Committee with notice as soon as possible, but no later than by 6 p.m. December 1, 2019,” Nadler wrote. “By that time, I ask that you also indicate who will act as your counsel for these proceedings.”

Nadler also warned Trump that he would use all appropriate remedies should Trump chose to ignore the lawful powers of the committee.

 Source: TTN

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