Career diplomats testified against President Trump, now what?

 

In this impeachment edition of The Point, Chris Cillizza and Rear Admiral John Kirby, CNN Military and Diplomatic analyst, discuss the career diplomats who have testified before Congress and how the impeachment inquiry will affect them as they return back to their posts of service. #CNN #News #Cillizza

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40 Comments on "Career diplomats testified against President Trump, now what?"

  1. Hey, Chris here — what is your biggest question about the impeachment proceedings so far?

  2. Where is Bolton’s sense of duty?

  3. Who tell me is not career driven?

  4. Vinyl Transmission | November 23, 2019 at 8:40 AM | Reply

    Please stop the zany music, it makes these unwatchable.

  5. donors become ambassadors
    nice democracy thing you got going there
    stfu go sit in a corner now

    • Promethean Allegory | November 23, 2019 at 8:29 PM | Reply

      jee jee – If you’ve never seen donors become ambassadors before you’ve been sleeping through past administrations from both parties. But, there are actually also people who think Obama never apprehended illegal migrants at the border. While Tump was “ripping children from their mothers’ arms to lock them in cages,” Obama merely protected them from adult and teenage predetors in chain link partitions.

      Few people are buying the spin on any of this nonsense anymore,

  6. What a sad lot of humans we have here.

  7. Well, it appears that Gordon Sonland and others weren’t listening to Ambassadors Marie Yonovich and others, while Fiona Hill said “don’t do that” Gordon Sonland said Yes pro qou, when your leader said no qou pro on the front lawns. Chris, is there a problem with listening skills over there? Isn’t the job of leaders to listen to voters?

  8. Career diplomats think they run the show…they do not. That is President Trump’s gig. Get over it.

  9. Wow Chris have you read the pinned comments. Nobody has anything good to say bout you. Hahahaha

  10. Trump will win by a landslide thanks to CNN fake news

  11. The diplomats swear an oath to protect and defend the constitution, not to the president. They have no obligation to cover for the president.

  12. Why Are So Many People On The Left Involved In Ukraine Companies…Even Schiff And His Cronies.

  13. Michael Morales | November 23, 2019 at 12:21 PM | Reply

    credible witness and an Anonymous whistleblower lol, Keep trying to make this narrative work it’s begging to be comical.

  14. dems r Traitors | November 23, 2019 at 1:25 PM | Reply

    I.G. Mick Horowitz: “FBI employees were discouraged from documenting concusions and recommendations about sor
    urces”.

  15. Now, the Jews really overstepped on this one – literally everyone involved in this farce is Jewish. You just go down the list and it’s like wow, literally everyone!

  16. CNN is forced to serve up fast food.
    “WHERES THE BEEF?!”
    ~circa 1980’s

    • Metaphorically “beef”= factual OBJECTIVE news . There is NO “beef “ at CNN. CNN fake news is a horde of FLEAS that spreads hate plague as they PLEASE. NO OBJECTIVITY, known fact.

  17. Promethean Allegory | November 23, 2019 at 8:26 PM | Reply

    Career statist parasites don’t impress everyone the way they do CNN.

  18. TylerKirkFilms | November 23, 2019 at 9:30 PM | Reply

    They all heard something from someone about something that offended them

  19. allinthemind2006 | November 23, 2019 at 9:43 PM | Reply

    They didn’t testify “against him” that’s propoganda

  20. cnn is diarrhea and jeffrey epstein didn’t kill himself

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