WASHINGTON (Information) – The chairman of the U.S. Home of Representatives Judiciary Committee, Jerrold Nadler, on Monday stated President Donald Trump’s resolution not to participate in hearings that would result in his impeachment was “unlucky.”
“Late final evening, the president and his counsel turned down our invitation to take part in Wednesday’s listening to. His response is unlucky as a result of permitting the president to take part has been a precedence for the Home from the outset,” Nadler, a Democrat, stated.
The White Home on Sunday despatched a letter declining to take part in hearings weighing whether or not the Republican Trump must be impeached for pressuring Ukraine’s president to analyze a possible political rival.
Reporting by Lisa Lambert; Enhancing by Howard Goller