Fox's Napolitano: Trump already confessed to a crime

Judge Andrew NapolitanoAndrew Peter NapolitanoFox's Napolitano predicts Trump will testify on own behalf at Senate trial Fox's Napolitano says obstruction 'easiest' impeachment offense for Democrats Fox's Napolitano: Trump loses the 'unfair' argument by not participating in hearings MORE, Fox News's senior judicial analyst, told Fox News host Shepard Smith Tuesday night that President TrumpDonald John TrumpDemocrats ask if they have reason to worry about UK result Trump scramble to rack up accomplishments gives conservatives heartburn Seven years after Sandy Hook, the politics of guns has changed MORE committed a crime when he admitted pushing Ukrainian government leaders to investigate former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenDemocrats ask if they have reason to worry about UK result Media organization fights Trump administration over Ukraine documents FOIA Buttigieg releases list of campaign bundlers MORE's son Hunter Biden.

"It is a crime for the president to solicit aid for his campaign from a foreign government," Napolitano told Smith.

Not long after Napolitano said his piece, Speaker Nancy PelosiNancy PelosiTrump scramble to rack up accomplishments gives conservatives heartburn Sherrod Brown backs new North American trade deal: 'This will be the first trade agreement I've ever voted for' Overnight Health Care — Presented by That's Medicaid — Turf war derails push on surprise medical bills | Bill would tax e-cigarettes to pay for anti-vaping campaign | .5M ad blitz backs vulnerable Dems on drug prices MORE (D-Calif.) called for the start of an official impeachment inquiry at a press conference Tuesday evening.

"The president must be held accountable," Pelosi said in the press conference. "No one is above the law."

Wednesday, the Trump administration, as promised by Trump through a tweet Tuesday afternoon, released the transcript of his conversation with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, although many Democrats have called for the entire whistleblower report on the conversation be released as well.