House GOP Releas­es Biden Impeach­ment Probe Res­o­lu­tion

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House GOP Releases Biden Impeachment Probe Resolution

House Repub­li­cans unveiled on Thurs­day their res­o­lu­tion to for­mal­ize the cor­rup­tion-focused impeach­ment inquiry against Pres­i­dent Joe Biden.
Three pan­els — the Over­sight, Judi­cia­ry, and Ways and Means Com­mit­tees — have led the impeach­ment probe since mid-Sep­tem­ber, when then-House Speak­er Kevin McCarthy (R‑CA) announced the endeav­or. Biden and his allies insist he com­mit­ted no wrong­do­ing and claim the impeach­ment inquiry is taint­ed by pol­i­tics.
The 14-page res­o­lu­tion directs the com­mit­tees to “con­tin­ue their ongo­ing inves­ti­ga­tions as part of the exist­ing House of Rep­re­sen­ta­tives inquiry into whether suf­fi­cient grounds exist for the House of Rep­re­sen­ta­tives to exer­cise its Con­sti­tu­tion­al pow­er to impeach Joseph Biden, Pres­i­dent of the Unit­ed States of Amer­i­ca, and for oth­er pur­pos­es.”
Among the author­i­ties out­lined in the text are sec­tions gov­ern­ing the release of depo­si­tion tran­scripts, hear­ings, reports from par­tic­i­pat­ing com­mit­tees, and rules for the top Demo­c­rat on each pan­el to get sub­poe­nas, wit­ness­es, or infor­ma­tion deemed “necess …