How did the Ukrainian energy company Burisma allegedly use Hunter Biden, son of former Vice President Joe Biden, to influence State Department matters? That question is being asked by the heads of the Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee, and the Senate Finance Committee. Senators Ron Johnson (R-Wisc.) and Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) also want […]
Depending on where you sit, there’s new evidence in what some see as an orchestrated campaign against President Trump. It is found in a social media tweet from 2017. In that January 2017 tweet, Mark Zaid, an attorney now representing an alleged “whistleblower” in the Trump impeachment effort, wrote a “coup has started” and “impeachment […]
With all of the talk about Ukraine, there is some helpful context and background to be found in a 2017 article in Politico. The following includes excerpts from the article followed by a link to the entire article. Politico, Jan. 11, 2017 Ukrainian efforts to sabotage Trump backfire Donald Trump wasn’t the only presidential candidate […]
Quid pro quo in Ukraine? No, not yet.
For those who want to understand the Democrats’ effort to impeach President Trump, the controversy surrounding the “whistleblower,” and what it all has to do with Ukraine, this podcast is a half hour well spent.
According to an article published in the Huffington Post shortly after President Trump was inaugurated, a former top CIA official joined the board of Burisma, Ukraine’s largest provider of natural gas. Burisma is the oil and gas company at the center of a controversy about former Vice President Joe Biden and his son, who also […]
More than three-quarters (78%) of those who responded to the latest unscientific poll at SharylAttkisson.com said they believe the anti-Trump “whistleblower” has committed a crime. And about 2% of respondents said they believe the “whistleblower” has uncovered a crime. A significant minority, about 19%, said they don’t believe the person has committed or uncovered a […]
With all the controversy about President Trump’s phone call to the president of Ukraine (discussing actions of former Vice President Joe Biden); and Biden’s demand that Ukraine’s president fire a prosecutor (who was investigating a company liked to Biden’s son), it’s worth looking at a July 2017 letter that Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) sent to the […]