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Thu Nov 7, 2019, 03:23 PM

State Department official says Giuliani was engaged in a campaign 'full of lies and incorrect info

Source: Washington Post

George Kent, the deputy assistant secretary of state responsible for Ukraine, criticized Rudolph W. Giuliani, President Trump’s personal lawyer, for engaging in a smear campaign against the former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch, according to the transcript of his closed-door deposition released by House investigators Thursday.

Kent testified that Giuliani’s “assertions and allegations against former Ambassador Yovanovitch were without basis, untrue, period.”

Earlier Thursday, Jennifer Williams, a special adviser to Vice President Pence on Europe and Russia, appeared after being subpoenaed and testified behind closed doors for about five hours as former national security adviser John Bolton declined to appear before House investigators.

President Trump, meanwhile, complained Thursday morning after a Washington Post report that he wanted Attorney General William P. Barr to hold a news conference declaring that Trump broke no laws during a July phone call in which he pressed Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky for the investigations. He also lashed out at an attorney for the whistleblower whose complaint prompted the Democrat-led impeachment inquiry




Read more: https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/trump-impeachment-inquiry-live-updates/2019/11/07/a2fa1ad0-00e5-11ea-9518-1e76abc088b6_story.html



Full headline: Live updates: State Department official says Giuliani was engaged in a campaign ‘full of lies and incorrect information’ about former ambassador

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BREAKING: In the transcript of his closed-door deposition, George Kent, the deputy assistant secretary of state responsible for Ukraine, criticized Rudolph W. Giuliani, President Trump's personal lawyer, for his comments about Marie Yovanovitch, the former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine.

Kent testified that Giuliani's “assertions and allegations against former Ambassador Yovanovitch were without basis, untrue, period.”

Kent and Yovanovitch are scheduled to testify next week in the first open hearings in the impeachment inquiry.

This is a developing story. It will be updated.

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BumRushDaShow Nov 7 OP
Leghorn21 Nov 7 #1
SWBTATTReg Nov 7 #2
duforsure Nov 7 #3
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Yo_Mama_Been_Loggin Nov 7 #5

Response to BumRushDaShow (Original post)

Thu Nov 7, 2019, 03:33 PM

1. How's your day going, Rudy...BADLY, I hope



Mine’s going GREAT thanks to people like GEORGE KENT

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Thu Nov 7, 2019, 03:42 PM

2. Of course rump's own lawyer (according to Rudi G.) lies. It is keeping more in line w/ his...

client's wishes.

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Thu Nov 7, 2019, 05:47 PM

3. Trump with ghouliani

We're operating the deep state they were accusing others of doing. Was trump using Jared to do the same thing where no one would know also?

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Thu Nov 7, 2019, 06:56 PM

4. Who is paying for his attorneys?

He was getting paid by Lev and Igor. He is "working pro bono" for his client since he doesn't want his ex wife to get his money in a divorce settlement. Who is paying for these very, very, very expensive attorneys?

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Thu Nov 7, 2019, 09:09 PM

5. Will Rudy wear his dress in prison?

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