Subpoenas mark first concrete steps for Trump impeachment
September 27, 2019
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats took their first concrete steps in the impeachment investigation of President Donald Trump on Friday, issuing subpoenas demanding documents from Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and scheduling legal depositions for other State Department officials.
At the end of a stormy week of revelation and recrimination, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi framed the impeachment inquiry as a somber moment for a divided nation.
"This is no cause for any joy," she said on MSNBC.
At the White House, a senior administration official confirmed a key detail from the unidentified CIA w...