Biden will again call Mr. Trump’s call to the Ukrainian president an “abuse of power.” Biden will also ask Americans to consider the “character” of the president.
“That’s why one of the gravest threats to our democracy is a president who puts their own personal gain ahead of the public good,” Biden will say. “And that is why Trump will do anything it takes to hold on to it.”
Despite no evidence that Biden had asked a Ukrainian prosecutor to drop an investigation into Hunter, who had served on the board of a Ukrainian gas company, the Bidens’ names have been brought in connection with the whistleblower controversy.the White House released of the July phone call between Mr. Trump and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, Mr. Trump said “there’s a lot of talk about Biden’s son, that Biden stopped the prosecution and a lot of people want to find out about that. So whatever you can do with the Attorney General would be great. Biden went around bragging that he stopped the prosecution so if you can look into it … It sounds horrible to me.”
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has since ordered anbased on the phone calls.