Sen. Kamala Harris Makes Campaign Stop In San Francisco, Talks Impeachment and Polls
Senator Kamala Harris was back in the Bay Area Saturday to open her first California campaign office in her hometown of Oakland. She made a campaign stop in SF's Chinatown, and In a one-on-one interview with KPIX 5, she said impeachment proceedings against President Trump need to begin immediately. “This most latest revelation about the President of the United States who is also the Commander In Chief and his willingness to solicit political help from a foreign leader, tells us that we have a serious matter before us and there needs to be accountability and consequence,” said Harris.
5:20 p.m.: Kamala Harris says she’ s calling on White House to release calls between Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping . Trump ’ s remarks on China and Ukraine grabbed the attention of Federal Election Commission Chairwoman Ellen Weintraub, who on Thursday retweeted a statement
President Xi Jinping of China in Lima, Peru, last year. The fact that President Trump and Mr. Xi had not talked since Mr. Trump To lay the groundwork for a better relationship, Mr. Trump ’s national security adviser, Michael T. Flynn, spoke last Friday with China ’ s top foreign policy official, Yang Jiechi.
WASHINGTON— Democratic presidential hopefulsaid Thursday that President Donald Trump should release any transcripts or notes of conversations he's had with China’s president.
Earlier Thursday,should investigate former Vice President Joe Biden.
"By the way, likewise, China should start an investigation into the Bidens because what happened in China is just about as bad as what happened with Ukraine," Trump told reporters on the White House South Lawn.
Kamala goes small in Iowa
Kamala Harris has scheduled a series of intimate meetings designed to recapture the success of her earliest days as a politician. A guide to the Democratic contenders who want to face TrumpIn Iowa, Harris is launching an “I feel your pain” tour, where voters can speak one-on-one with her about their concerns. The goal is to show a side of the California senator that’s not always captured in TV segments or on debate stages — and which aides believe distinguishes her from top presidential rivals. The events also tie into Harris’ “3 a.m.” policy agenda — the pocketbook worries that keep voters up at night.
president Donald Trump and Chinese leader Xi Jinping are planning to meet in coming weeks and they have a lot on their plate according to Chinese officials the first meeting between the two leaders would take place in April the drums Private Mar Lager Resort in Florida
China ' s president, Xi Jinping , arrives in Florida tomorrow for his first summit with President Trump . Trump talked tough about China on the campaign trail, and the relationship between the two countries has been bumpy since he took office. This week, both men will be looking for ways to do business
Harris responded on CNN that she is “calling on the White House to actually release whatever transcripts, whatever recordings, whatever notes there are about Donald Trump’s previous conversations with (Chinese president Xi Jinping), because we need to know what he has now said in private conversations, because we obviously know what he is saying in public.”
We need to know who else Donald Trump has sought favors from. The White House should release records of his calls with the Chinese president. Now.— Kamala Harris (@KamalaHarris)
“Clearly, he just doesn’t get it, which is that the Commander in Chief of the United States, the President of the United States, should not be in the business of working with foreign leaders against our democracy,” the California senator continued.
Putin: Russia helps China build missile warning system
Russian President Vladimir Putin says Moscow is helping China build a system to warn of ballistic missile launches. Since the Cold War times, only the United States and Russia have had such systems.
Trump congratulated Xi despite his ongoing trade fight with China . Asia Politics China communism Donald Trump Xi Jinping . Kamala Harris : Trump Should Be Suspended From Twitter. Democrats Angling to Demand Transcripts of Trump ’ s Calls with Other Foreign Leaders.
“ China should start an investigation into the Bidens,” Trump said in front of cameras Thursday, adding that Ukraine should also look into the Bidens. Biden' s campaign slammed Trump ' s comments in a statement, calling them "a grotesque choice of lies over truth and self over country."
The president is facing an impeachment inquiry from House Democrats over athat accused Trump of "using the power of his office to solicit interference from a foreign country in the 2020 U.S. election." Trump is alleged to have used approved military aid as leverage to demand that Ukraine investigate Biden, who has generally led in Democratic primary polling.
“The President of the [US] should not be in the business of working with foreign leaders against our democracy.”— The Lead CNN (@TheLeadCNN) reacts to President Trump publicly calling for China to look into former Vice President Joe Biden and his son.
The White House released aof President Donald Trump's July 25 phone call with Trump has described the call as and denied that the foreign aid was used as leverage to pressure Zelensky.
China vows not to ‘interfere’ after Trump asks for Biden probe
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said Friday that China “will not interfere in the internal affairs of the U.S.,” after President Trump urged Beijing to probe his political rival, Joe Biden, amid an impeachment inquiry in Washington. “[W]e trust that the American people will be able to sort out their own problems,” the Global Times, a party-affiliated newspaper, reported Wang as saying.
BEIJING — President Xi Jinping of China plans to make his first state visit to North Korea this week, a surprise move that could rattle his relationship with President Trump , who has twice met the North’ s leader, Kim Jong-un, and made his nuclear diplomacy with Mr. Kim a signature foreign policy project.
The White House has indicated that President Donald Trump is not overly concerned by Chinese leader Xi Jinping ' s recent move to consolidate power by abolishing presidential term limits, but perhaps he should be.
Democrats and other critics denounced Trump for invoking China, saying he wants yet another country to interfere in the next U.S. presidential election.
“Clearly the guy hasn’t figured out that when you solicit the help of a foreign government to interfere in the election of the President of the United States, you may be impeached. It is extraordinary,” Harris said.
Earlier in the week,, saying that the "words of the president matter."
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China's Xi warns attempts to divide China will end in 'shuttered bones' .
China's Xi warns attempts to divide China will end in 'shuttered bones'"Anyone attempting to split China in any part of the country will end in crushed bodies and shuttered bones," he told Nepal's Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli in a meeting on Sunday, according to China's state broadcaster CCTV.