“If you’re our strategic partner, then you can’t go blocking anything for us.”
Desperation move: adding charges?
“It seems designed to fail in the Senate.”
“Sondland told Mr. Trump that Zelensky ‘loves your ass.'”
Also: Holmes to back up Sondland, but …
“What have we seen so far? Absolutely nothing.”
“Ambassador Gordon Sondland was never alone with Vice President Pence on the September 1 trip to Poland.”
Pompeo, Mulvaney under the bus … but maybe not Trump.
Turley: “A very sketchy basis.”
Agendas and priorities.
“They’re tired, they’re kind of worn out, they’re bored and they really want to move on.”
“Adam Schiff wouldn’t want to be called by the Senate.”
“THE FAKE IMPEACHMENT INQUIRY IS NOW DEAD!”
“…about preventing a potentially disastrous outcome next year.”
“A strange game.”
“I have never seen a direct link between investigations and security assistance.”
“You are the only member who knows who that individual is.”
Kind of like … this?
“…motivated by personal or financial interests”?
“Is what happened so serious that the president should be removed from office”?
“I would love to reconnect and look forward to chatting with you.”
Impeachment is all about “overturning the results of the 2016 election.”
Raising the stakes for McConnell and Schumer?
“Never happened, and there were no sources!”
The Establishment Strikes Back?
“It’s an insult to real whistleblowers to use the term with the Ukrainegate protagonist.”
Quid pro quo?
“You don’t get to ignite an impeachment effort and never account for your actions and role in orchestrating it.”
“There is no further discussion ongoing between the legal team and the committees.”
“Greatest Witch Hunt in American History!”
“The big difference.”
Vindman: Zelensky call transcript omitted Biden references, but …
“In fact, it is exactly what President Trump’s duty required of him.”
“He has an affinity for the Ukraine”?
Wonderful thing, subpoenas.
“Make a deal with the Devil, don’t cry when he comes for his due.”
“If Mike Pompeo doesn’t run, we don’t have a prayer.”