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Senior White House Official Testifies Privately in Trump Impeachment Probe

Members of Congress head to a resticted area for a closed-door deposition held as part of House Democrats' impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump on Capitol Hill in Washington, Oct. 23, 2019.

A senior White House budget official arrived on Capitol Hill Saturday to testify behind closed doors before congressional investigators who are conducting an impeachment inquiry against U.S. President Donald Trump.

Mark Sandy, a longtime career official with the Office of Management and Budget, is the first agency employee to be deposed in the inquiry after three employees appointed by Trump defied congressional subpoenas to testify. It remains unclear if a subpoena had been issued to Sandy.

Sandy could provide valuable information about the U.S. delay of nearly $400 million in aid to Ukraine last summer, allegedly in exchange for the newly-elected Ukrainian read more >>>

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