Think about it this way: If Trump and Senate Republicans want to finish impeachment as quickly as possible, then they must believe that time is not on their side and that future developments are likely to cut against Trump’s position.

For instance, Parnas has now been deemed a flight risk by federal prosecutors, who last week asked a judge to revoke his bail for failing to divulge a $1 million deposit from a Russian account. His attorney has said Parnas will testify that he did everything for Trump.

Parnas and Igor Fruman, who were busted at Dulles International Airport on October 9 after lunching with their business partner Rudy Giuliani at the Trump International Hotel in Washington, have been charged with a long list of crimes…