George Conway: Giuliani tweet 'by itself establishes' that Trump 'committed an impeachable offense'

Conservative attorney George ConwayGeorge Thomas ConwayTapper comes under criticism for George Conway retweet that Trump is '100% insane' PBS reporter says media coverage of Trump feels like 'a team sport' Kellyanne Conway says it's 'highly offensive' to refer to coronavirus as 'kung flu' MORE — husband of White House counselor Kellyanne ConwayKellyanne Elizabeth ConwayTapper comes under criticism for George Conway retweet that Trump is '100% insane' Kayleigh McEnany to take over as White House press secretary Grisham leaves role as White House press secretary MORE — tweeted Wednesday that a post from Rudy GiulianiRudy GiulianiThe Hill's Morning Report - Presented by Facebook - Trump: Tough times but progress being made Giuliani touts experimental coronavirus treatment in private conversations with Trump Trump team picks fight with Twitter, TV networks over political speech MORE, the president's personal attorney, confirmed that President TrumpDonald John TrumpCDC updates website to remove dosage guidance on drug touted by Trump Trump says he'd like economy to reopen 'with a big bang' but acknowledges it may be limited Graham backs Trump, vows no money for WHO in next funding bill MORE had committed an impeachable offense regarding his dealings with Ukraine.

Conway wrote that Giuliani's assertion that his business in Ukraine was conducted "solely as a defense attorney to defend my client against false charges" was evidence that Giuliani and Trump were conducting foreign policy for the benefit of Trump's reelection campaign, not U.S. taxpayers.

The efforts by Giuliani and Trump to convince Ukraine's government to launch an investigation into Burisma, a company whose board once included Hunter Biden, the son of former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenTrump shakes up WH communications team The Hill's Campaign Report: Wisconsin votes despite coronavirus pandemic The Intercept's Ryan Grim says Cuomo is winning over critics MORE, a leading 2020 presidential candidate, have become the center of the impeachment inquiry formalized by the House last week.


Democrats argue that military aid to Ukraine was held up for the purpose of convincing Ukraine's government to open the investigation, which they and a whistleblower's complaint assert was an improper attempt by the president to solicit foreign assistance in an election.

Multiple current and former administration witnesses have described an unofficial shadow diplomatic effort led by Giuliani on Kiev. A partial transcript released by the White House of a July 25 phone call showed Trump urging his Ukrainian counterpart to coordinate with Giuliani on the Biden probe.

Giuliani tweeted Wednesday that his work was done to counter "false charges" against his client, referring to Trump, stemming from the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election.