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Former White House national security aide Fiona Hill and David Holmes, a U.S. diplomat in Ukraine, return from a break to continue their testimony before the House Intelligence Committee on Thursday. Andrew Harnik/AP hide caption

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"Was there a 'quid pro quo'?" Ambassador to the European Union Gordon Sondland said in his opening remarks to House Intelligence Committee."With regard to the requested White House call and White House meeting, the answer is yes." Win McNamee/Getty Images hide caption

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Impeachment Hearings Illustrate Longstanding Conflict Throughout Trump's Presidency

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Daniel Goldman, attorney and director of investigations with the House Intelligence Committee (second from left); committee Chairman Adam Schiff, D-Calif; ranking member Rep. Devin Nunes, R-Calif.; and Steve Castor, counsel for the minority, hold the first public hearing of the impeachment inquiry on Capitol Hill on Wednesday. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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President Trump and first lady Melania Trump meet with Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his wife, Emine Erdogan, outside the White House on Wednesday. Mandel Ngan/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Trump, Erdogan Have 'Frank' Discussion About Syria

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In an interview with NPR about her new book, former Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley said she made an effort to avoid "toxic" and "trashy" Washington — and that she'll campaign for President Trump in 2020. Above, she poses for a portrait at NPR studios in New York City on Nov. 8. Amr Alfiky for NPR hide caption

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Former U.N. Ambassador Haley: Trump Actions 'Not A Good Practice' But Not Impeachable

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House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff, D-Calif., has announced the first open hearings of the impeachment inquiry — set to begin next week. Olivier Douliery/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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President Trump and Republican allies have decried the impeachment inquiry process, but Democrats say they are following precedent. Nicholas Kamm/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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FACT CHECK: Is The Trump Impeachment Process Different From Nixon And Clinton?

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Department of Homeland official Chad Wolf speaks during a meeting earlier this month in Washington, D.C. President Trump is set to pick wolf to lead DHS in an acting capacity. Alex Brandon/AP hide caption

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How This Impeachment Inquiry Differs From The Last 2

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U.S. House Intelligence Committee Chairman Rep. Adam Schiff walks to the closed-door deposition of Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman on Capitol Hill on Tuesday. Mark Wilson/Getty Images hide caption

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