Lessons from 2 weeks of impeachment inquiry hearings

Fiona Hill, former senior director for Europe and Russia on the National Security Council, leaves during a recess break at a House Intelligence Committee hearing as part of the impeachment inquiry into U.S. President Donald Trump on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., November 21, 2019. Credit: REUTERS/Loren Elliott.

These past two weeks have been historic, with key figures testifying that Trump pressured Ukraine to investigate his political rivals, and that Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Vice President Mike Pence were “in the loop.” Trump also disparaged a former ambassador on Twitter in real time as she testified.