Tim Morrison willingly testified today in the impeachment inquiry against President Trump. Time Morrison is the senior director for European affairs at the White House and the National Security Council. Morrison told Congress that there was nothing illegal in Trump’s request to the Ukrainian leader.
“I want to be clear, I was not concerned that anything illegal was discussed,”
Now, Morrison was concerned about what would happen with US-Ukranian relations if the call was ever leaked. Morrison said:
“I had three concerns about a potential leak of the MemCon: first, how it would play out in Washington’s polarized environment; second, how a leak would affect the bipartisan support our Ukrainian partners currently experience in Congress; and third, how it would affect the Ukrainian perceptions of the U.S.–Ukraine relationship.”
Morrison also stated that previous testimony based on hearsay given by Ambassador William Taylor was false. Morrison