Hurd Claims Trump Call With Ukrainian President ‘Misguided’

Via The Washington Examiner:

GOP Rep. Will Hurd of Texas is not willing to impeach President Trump on the evidence so far presented to Congress about the president’s July 25 phone call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky.

Hurd is one of a handful of vocal Trump critics within the GOP in Congress. He is also not running for reelection in 2020.

Hurd delivered his verdict on Thursday on the fifth and likely final day of testimony for witnesses in the House impeachment investigation into Trump’s July 25 phone call. The impeachment investigation began after a CIA whistleblower alleged that Trump withheld military aid from Ukraine to secure investigations into former Vice President Joe Biden.

Hurd said that Trump’s request to “do us a favor” and his reference to Biden on the call were wrong.

 

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