There Was a “Quid Quo Pro” Sondland Confirms In Testimony [VIDEO]

Sondland acknowledges Ukraine quid pro quo, implicates Trump, Pence, Pompeo and others.

Sondland acknowledges Ukraine quid pro quo, implicates Trump, Pence, Pompeo and others.

A U.S. ambassador on Wednesday explicitly linked President Trump, Vice President Pence and other senior officials to what he came to believe was a campaign to pressure a foreign government to investigate Trumpโ€™s political rival in exchange for a coveted White House meeting and hundreds of millions of dollars in military aid.

The potentially historic, if hotly disputed, testimony from U.S. Ambassador to the European Union Gordon Sondland is the most damaging yet for Trump in Congressโ€™s intensifying inquiry into whether the president should be impeached.

More forcefully than he has before, Sondland declared that the Trump administration would not give Ukraineโ€™s newly elected president, Volodymyr Zelensky, a chance to visit the White House โ€” unless Zelensky agreed to announce investigations that could help the president politically.

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