Thursday, September 24, 2020

Trump Impeachment Inquiry: The Documents

Courtesy of JustSecurity below.

House/Senate Impeachment Proceedings [FULL]

I. Senate Trial Documents

A. Party Submissions

B. Trial Procedure Documents

C. Trial Floor Proceedings

D. Historical Documents

II. Foundational Documents

Lev Parnas Document Production (NEW)

III. Major Congressional Documents

A. House Impeachment Resolution

B. Statutes

C. Miscellaneous

IV. Major Executive Branch Documents

V. House Intelligence, Foreign Affairs, and Oversight and Reform Committees:
Witness Testimony (Depositions and Public Hearings)

A. Public Hearings

Day 1: November 13, 2019 (First Open Hearing)

Chairman Schiff Opening Statement for First Open Hearing (November 13, 2019)
Ranking Member Nunes Opening Statement for First Open Hearing (November 13, 2019)

Full hearing video and transcript

Deputy Assistant Secretary of State George Kent

Ambassador William B. Taylor


Day 2: November 15, 2019 (Second Open Hearing)

Chairman Schiff Opening Statement for Second Open Hearing (November 15, 2019)
Ranking Member Nunes Opening Statement for Second Open Hearing (November 15, 2019)

Full hearing video and transcript

Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch (November 15, 2019)


Day 3: Tuesday, November 19, morning (Third Open Hearing)

Chairman Schiff Opening Statement for Third Open Hearing (November 19, 2019)
Ranking Member Nunes Opening Statement for Third Open Hearing (November 19, 2019)

Full hearing video and transcript

NEW: Jennifer Williams, aide to Vice President Mike Pence

NEW: Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, Director for European Affairs at the National Security Council


Day 3: Tuesday, November 19, afternoon (Fourth Open Hearing)

Chairman Schiff Opening Statement for Fourth Open Hearing (November 19, 2019)
Ranking Member Nunes Opening Statement for Fourth Open Hearing (November 19, 2019)

Full hearing video and transcript

NEW: Ambassador Kurt Volker, former U.S. special envoy to Ukraine

NEW: Tim Morrison, a White House aide with the National Security Council


Day 4: Wednesday, November 20, morning and afternoon (Fifth Open Hearing):

Chairman Schiff Opening Statement for Fifth Open Hearing (November 20, 2019)
Ranking Member Nunes Opening Statement for Fifth Open Hearing (November 20, 2019)

Full hearing video and transcript

NEW: Ambassador Gordon Sondland, U.S. Ambassador to the European Union

Trump administration responses to Sondland’s testimony

1. Vice President Mike Pence

Statement by VP Pence’s Chief of Staff Marc Short (November 20, 2019)
Comments made to WISN 12 News (November 20, 2019)

2. Department of State

Statement (via Twitter) by Spokesperson Morgan Ortagus (November 20, 2019)
Comments made by Secretary Pompeo during press availability (November 20, 2019)

3. Department of Energy

Statement by DOE Press Secretary Shaylyn Hynes (November 20, 2019)


Day 4: Wednesday, November 20, afternoon and early evening (Sixth Open Hearing)

Chairman Schiff Opening Statement for Sixth Open Hearing (November 20, 2019) (reported here)
Ranking Member Nunes Opening Statement for Sixth Open Hearing (November 20, 2019)

Full hearing video and transcript

NEW: Laura Cooper, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Russian, Ukrainian, and Eurasian Affairs

David Hale, Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs (did not provide an opening statement)


Day 5: Thursday, November 21 (Seventh Open Hearing)

Chairman Schiff Opening Statement for Seventh Open Hearing (November 21, 2019) (reported here)
Ranking Member Nunes Opening Statement for Seventh Open Hearing (November 21, 2019)

Full hearing video

NEW: Fiona Hill, former National Security Council senior director for Europe and Russia

NEW: David Holmes


B. Depositions in Closed Hearings

Acting DNI Joseph Maguire

Ambassador Kurt Volker

Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch

Fiona Hill

Deputy Assistant Secretary of State George Kent

Ambassador P. Michael McKinley

Ambassador Gordon Sondland

Ambassador William B. Taylor

Laura K. Cooper (Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Russia, Ukraine, Eurasia, Department of Defense)

Lieutenant Colonel Alexander S. Vindman

Catherine M. Croft (Special Adviser for Ukraine, Department of State)

Christopher Anderson (Former Special Adviser for Ukraine, Department of State)

Special note: Confirmation Hearing for John Sullivan for U.S. Ambassador to Russia

NEW: Timothy Morrison

NEW: Jennifer Williams

NEW: David Holmes

C. Witnesses Who Failed to Comply with Congressional Subpoena for Testimony

VI. House Judiciary Committee Hearings

A. Executive Branch-Congress Correspondence

B. Majority-Minority Correspondence

C. Witness Testimony

December 4, 2019:

Noah Feldman (testimony)
Michael Gerhardt (testimony)
Pamela Karlan (testimony)
Jonathan Turley (testimony)

Democratic Witnesses Opening Statement

Republican Witness Opening Statement

VII. Senate Documents

NEWLetter from Senator Schumer to Leader McConnell, Regarding Trial Witnesses (December 15, 2019)

Historical Documents

VIII. Congressional Subpoenas and Related Documents

A. State Department

B. White House/National Security Council

C. Defense Department

D. Office of Management and Budget

E. Department of Energy 

F. Private Citizens

G. Minority Witnesses

IX. Communications Between the Executive Branch and Witnesses

A. White House/National Security Council

Fiona Hill

B. Defense Department

Laura Cooper

X. Congressional Press Releases

A. House Intelligence Committee
Majority

Minority

B. House Judiciary Committee
Majority

Minority

XI. Court Documents

U.S. v. Lev Parnas, et al.

American Oversight FOIA Litigation

Buzzfeed FOIA Litigation

Center for Public Integrity FOIA Litigation

Kupperman v. House of Representatives, et al.

Committee on the Judiciary v. Donald F. McGahn II

XII. Communications Related to Whistleblower Complaint

Letters Related to Whistleblower Complaint

XIII. Miscellaneous

Whistleblower’s identity

Hatch Act Complaint

Historical OLC Memos

Prior Articles of Impeachment