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Republicans storm secure impeachment deposition, delay testimony

WASHINGTON: US congressional Republicans furious about being left out of the Donald Trump impeachment process stormed a closed-door witness deposition Wednesday and refused to leave for several hours, escalating a showdown over the investigation of the president.More than two dozen lawmakers barged into a secure US Capitol meeting room known as a SCIF, delaying the testimony of a Pentagon official, the latest witness in Democrats’ investigation of possible abuse of power by Trump over his pressure campaign against Ukraine.The White House has been confronted with a series of depositions by current or former administration officials in recent weeks as Democrats …read more

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