The impeachment process of Donald Trump, known as impeachment, opens its next chapter on Wednesday, December 4.
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This is the first hearing to be held by the judicial committee of the United States Congress, in which the president could participate as provided by the regulations.RELATED
Trump could not only come, but his lawyers would also be empowered to interrogate the participating witnesses.
According to the Democratic projection, the final vote in the House of Representatives to judge Donald Trump could take place on December 25, with a view to holding a Senate trial in January.
Trump is accused of having retired the president of Ukraine, Volodímir Zelenski, to initiate an investigation against Hunter Biden, son of Joe Biden and Democratic candidate for the 2020 presidential elections.
Trump would have turned the US support for Ukraine into a currency of exchange to pursue personal goals that would benefit his possible re-election, which would authorize a new four-year term in the White House.
Throughout the impeachment, the president has disqualified the process, ensuring that it is a political trick of the Democrats that, in addition, distracts the Congress from its true obligations, such as the approval of the Mexico United States Canada (TMEC) Treaty.
The White House will not participate in the next hearing on the ‘impeachment’ process against Trump
The White House has announced this Sunday that it will not participate in the next hearing on the impeachment process against US President Donald Trump, scheduled for December 4 before the Judicial Commission of the US House of Representatives.
In a letter sent to the president of the Commission, Jerrold Nadler, the lawyer of President Pat Cipollone has indicated that the White House “cannot participate in a hearing when the witnesses have not yet been elected and as long as it is not guaranteed that the president will be submitted to a fair process. "
Under these circumstances, we do not intend to participate in their audience scheduled for this Wednesday, ”said Cipollone, according to the CNN television network.
Likewise, Trump's lawyer has accused Nadler of having "no doubt on purpose" scheduled the hearing during the visit of the New York tycoon to London to attend a NATO meeting.
The rules of the Chamber allow the president's lawyer to participate in hearings on the ‘impeachment’ of the Judicial Commission, but not in those previously held in the Chamber of Intelligence
The House of Representatives invited the president of the country last week to participate in the “impeachment” process scheduled for December 4. The Judicial Commission published a statement detailing that the hearing, the first in this body of the House of Representatives, will take place at 10:00 hours (local time).
I have written to Trump to remind him that the rules of the investigation of an ‘impeachment’ on the committee allow the president to come into view and his lawyer interrogate the witness panel, ”he said.
The preliminary impeachment or ach impeachment ’process against Trump is based on his alleged pressures on his Ukrainian counterpart, Volodimir Zelenski, for that country to investigate Hunter Biden, son of Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden.
With information from Notimex