House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence hearing on the impeachment inquiry into US President Donald J. Trump

House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence hearing on the impeachment inquiry into US President Donald J. Trump

Democratic Chairman of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Adam Schiff speaks to charge d'Affaires at the US embassy in Ukraine Bill Taylor and Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Europe and Eurasia George Kent during the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence hearing on the impeachment inquiry into US President Donald J. Trump, on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC,on November 13, 2019. This is the first public hearing of the impeachment inquiry. The inquiry being led by three congressional committees was launched following a whistleblower's complaint that alleges US President Donald J. Trump requested help from the President of Ukraine to investigate a political rival, Joe Biden and his son Hunter Biden. Pool Photo by Jim Lo Scalzo/UPI