Chairman of the Committee on Foreign Affairs Eliot EngelEliot Lance EngelSherman has joined the Hammer Race for Foreign Affairs. Castro announced a bid for a gavel for foreign affairs. The Hill’s Morning Report – Facebook presentation – Trump, GOP senators are in conflict with another stimulus law MORE (DN.Y.) issued a summons to the Minister of Foreign Affairs on Friday Mike PompeoMichael (Mike) Richard PompeoSenators call on Justice Department to launch TikToku investigation, Zoom Pompeo praises EU for sanctions on cyber attacks from China, Russia One-day defense: Pompeo pushes to withdraw troops from Germany | The panel suddenly scratches the confirmation Trump will meet the family of a killed soldier MORE demand tens of thousands of documents provided by the State Department to the Republican Senates in the course of the former Vice President’s investigation Joe BidenJoe BidenTrump’s campaign cancels purchases of ads to review the messaging strategy: the Nunes report refuses to respond if it has received information from a Ukrainian lawmaker who wanted to harm. Biden Poll: Plurality of Voters „gen. Z “claims that they see more political advertisements from Trump than Biden MORE MORE and business negotiations of his son in Ukraine.
Engel accused Pompeo of using state ministry funds for a humble campaign against the presumed democratic presidential nominee and demanded that documents provided by GOP senators be made available to the House Democrats.
“Minister Pompeo has turned the state ministry into a Trump campaign and is not even trying to cover it up,” Engel said in a statement. “After the Committee on Foreign Affairs has tried to cover up virtually every oversight effort in the last two years, Mr. Pompeo is more than happy to help Republican senates promote their conspiracy theories about the Bidens. I want to see complete records of what the ministry sent to the Senate, and I want the Americans to see it. ‘ “
The parliamentary committee is trying to obtain 16,080 pages of documents provided by the Foreign Ministry to the Republican Senate in connection with former Vice President Hunter Biden and negotiations with the Ukrainian energy company Burisma Holdings.
The committee asked Pompeo to comply with the request by 7 August.
These documents relate to a Senate SOP probe involving the Finance Chamber of the Upper House and the Committee on Homeland Security and Government Affairs on a widely discredited story that tried to remove Ukrainian prosecutor Viktor Shokin during the Obama administration to prevent an investigation into Burma and his son. . role in society.
In 2016, Shokin was fired for corruption charges, which included criticism for failing to investigate companies like Burma to confirm that they were complying with the law.
The Senate probe is seen by Democrats in response to Parliament’s accusations President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump’s campaign cancels purchases of ads to review the messaging strategy: the Nunes report will refuse to respond if it has received information from a Ukrainian lawmaker who wanted to harm. Biden Poll: Plurality of Voters „gen. Z “claims that they see more political advertisements from Trump than Biden MORE MORE last year after the president withheld aid to Ukraine and forced Ukrainian leaders to open two investigations that could help him politically: one in the case of Hunter Biden and the other in the case of Joe Biden.
The president was acquitted – abuse of power and obstruction of Congress – in February following a trial in the Senate.
Jordain Carney contributed to this report.