Nov 15, 2019 - Politics & Policy

Read Marie Yovanovitch's opening statement in the impeachment hearing

Former Ukraine Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch is testifying Friday in the House's impeachment inquiry.

Why it matters: As in her closed-door deposition, Yovanovitch specifically pushed back on a number of unsubstantiated allegations that led to her ouster as ambassador, including a claim that she undermined President Trump's orders during her time in her post.

Read her opening statement:

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