13: Ambassador Kurt Volker opening statement, impeachment inquiry testimony
This episode continues the series following the impeachment inquiry, focusing on the opening statements of the House testimony.
Ambassador Kurt Volker was the first to testify behind closed doors on Oct 3. That testimony resulted in the text messages that were released surrounding concerns of withholding military assistance. For those text messages, see Episode 6.
According to his state department biography, Ambassador Kurt Volker is a leading expert in U.S. foreign and national security policy with 30 years of experience in a variety of government, academic, and private sector capacities.