White House to not participate in impeachment hearing

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Created: December 01, 2019 09:43 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) - The White House has declared it will not participate in the first impeachment hearings before the House Judiciary Committee.

Democrats are preparing to approve their report Tuesday making the case for President Donald Trump’s removal from office.


The White House was invited to attend the Judiciary Committee’s initial hearings Wednesday hearing, but its counsel declined calling it a “baseless and highly partisan inquiry.”

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