The president of the United States, Donald Trump, has decided to fight until the end against the ‘impeachment‘ that aims to evict him from the White House. The free world leader will use his executive privilege to prevent former National Security advisor John Bolton from testifying during the process.
Bolton has already announced that he was willing to testify against Trump at the political trial in early January. Trump's statements take place hours after the president of the House of Representatives of the United States, Nancy Pelosi, has announced that next week he will send the Senate the statement of objections against the president so that he can begin the political trial against him for conditioning foreign policy to their electoral interest.
In this regard, he said that he has "no problem" with which Bolton testifies, but that he is concerned about what this means for "future presidents" for "forcing the testimony of officials involved in national security matters," he said in a statement. Fox News interview.RELATED
"Especially, a national security adviser," Trump continued. "You cannot make me explain all the statements about national security regarding Russia, China and North Korea, everything," he has rejected. "We just can't do that," he has settled.
In addition, Donald Trump has referred to other officials, including the White House interim cabinet chief, Mick Mulvaney, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, and former Energy Secretary Rick Perry, indicating that he "would like" to They will testify, but they cannot allow it.
"I would love everyone to testify," Trump said. "I would like Mick to testify, I would like Mike Pompeo to testify, I would like Rick Perry to testify," he insisted, but "there are things you cannot do from the point of view of executive privilege."
He also referred to Pelosi's announcement about submitting the cargos impeachment ’charge sheet to the Senate next week. "I think it's ridiculous," said the president.
“I should have sent them a long time ago. It simply belittles the process, ”he considered. In addition, he has valued that Pelosi "will become the least successful president of the House of Representatives in the history of our nation." "He hasn't done anything," he concluded.