Schiff: Impeachment testimony shows Trump 'doesn't give a shit' about what's good for the country

House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam SchiffAdam Bennett SchiffRepublicans show little enthusiasm for impeachment witness swap Meadows: Republicans who break with Trump could face political repercussions Schiff: Senate cannot have 'meaningful trial' without Bolton MORE (D-Calif.), a prominent figure in the impeachment inquiry, has said that President TrumpDonald John TrumpWarren: Dershowitz presentation 'nonsensical,' 'could not follow it' Bolton told Barr he was concerned Trump did favors for autocrats: report Dershowitz: Bolton allegations would not constitute impeachable offense MORE "doesn’t give a shit about what’s good for our country."

Schiff, in an interview with The New Yorker, cited the impeachment testimony of diplomat David Holmes, who said he was told that Trump did not care about Ukraine and only cared about "big stuff" like an investigation into Democratic presidential candidate Joe BidenJoe BidenWarren: Dershowitz presentation 'nonsensical,' 'could not follow it' Bolton told Barr he was concerned Trump did favors for autocrats: report Dershowitz: Bolton allegations would not constitute impeachable offense MORE

“That says it all,” Schiff told the magazine. “The President doesn’t give a shit about what’s good for our country, what’s good for Ukraine. It’s all about what’s in it for him personally and for his reelection campaign.”

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The lawmaker said that this moment in Holmes's testimony was a summary of the impeachment case. 

“That is a perfect summary,” Schiff said, “of this whole scheme.”

Holmes testified in the probe that U.S. Ambassador to the European Union Gordon SondlandGordon SondlandTrump legal team begins second day of arguments under Bolton furor House impeachment manager: 'Evidence against the president is overwhelming' Democrats see Mulvaney as smoking gun witness at Trump trial MORE told him that Sondland specifically mentioned the the “Biden investigation.” 

Schiff's Intelligence panel this week released its report on the impeachment probe which found that Trump abused the power of his office.

House Speaker Nancy PelosiNancy PelosiHouse passes bill aimed at bolstering Holocaust education Hillicon Valley — Presented by Philip Morris International — NFL social media accounts hacked | Dem questions border chief over controversial Facebook group | Clinton says Zuckerberg has 'authoritarian' views Meadows: Republicans who break with Trump could face political repercussions MORE (D-Calif.) said Thursday that she was "asking our chairmen to proceed with articles of impeachment" into Trump.  

Trump has denied wrongdoing and blasted the impeachment inquiry as a "witch hunt."