***LIVE UPDATES*** First Public Impeachment Hearing

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WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 13: Majority counsel for the House Intelligence Committee Daniel Goldman (lower left) and House Intelligence Committee Chairman Rep. Adam Schiff (lower right) (D-CA) confer as top U.S. diplomat to Ukraine, William B. Taylor Jr., and Deputy Assistant Secretary for European and Eurasian Affairs George P. Kent …

The House Intelligence Committee is holding its inaugural public hearing of the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump on Wednesday. Congressional investigators will hear testimony from Acting Ambassador. William Taylor, Chargé d’affairs at the U.S. embassy in Ukraine, and George Kent, Deputy Assistant Secretary in the European and Eurasian Bureau at the State Department.