The U.S. House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Committee announced this Friday that it plans to despise U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pomopeo for refusing to testify on the Trump administration’s policy towards Ukraine, a key issue. in the process of “impeachment” against the president.
Eliot Engel, the President of the Commission, has pointed out that Pompeo failed to comply with a summons sent in September 2019 to question President Donald Trump’s policy towards the Ukrainian government, which in return would have frozen US military aid that Kiev denounced now examined Democratic candidate for the White House, Joe Bien, and his son Hunter.
“Pompeo has shown an alarming lack of respect for the laws and regulations that govern its own conduct and for the tools the constitution offers to prevent corruption in government,” Engel said in a statement.
In July, the commission sent a second subpoena requesting information about Biden and his son, and the Ukrainian energy company Burisma, for which he had worked. However, this information was sent by the Secretary of State to the Senate by a Republican majority.