Sunday shows - Trump's Ukraine call, Iran dominate

A call between President TrumpDonald John TrumpWayfair refutes QAnon-like conspiracy theory that it's trafficking children Stone rails against US justice system in first TV interview since Trump commuted his sentence Federal appeals court rules Trump admin can't withhold federal grants from California sanctuary cities MORE and his Ukrainian counterpart dominated the Sunday political talk shows amid reports that Trump asked for help in getting dirt on Democratic presidential frontrunner Joe BidenJoe BidenThe Hill's Campaign Report: Runoff elections in Texas, Alabama set for Tuesday Biden campaign slams White House attacks on Fauci as 'disgusting' Biden lets Trump be Trump MORE

Guests also weighed in on increased tensions between the U.S. and Iran.

Read The Hill's complete coverage below.

Schiff: Impeachment 'could be the only remedy' if Trump pushed Ukraine for dirt on Biden
By REBECCA KLAR 
 
House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam SchiffAdam Bennett SchiffStone rails against US justice system in first TV interview since Trump commuted his sentence Overnight Defense: US formally rejects Beijing's South China Sea claims | House set to consider defense policy bill next week | 57 injured as firefighters battle warship blaze Sunday shows - Spotlight shifts to reopening schools MORE (D-Calif.) said on Sunday that impeachment "could be the only remedy" if President Trump asked the leader of Ukraine to find dirt on former Vice President Joe Biden, a 2020 Democratic White House hopeful. 
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Giuliani, Fox's Roberts clash on appropriateness of Ukraine contacts
By ZACK BUDRYK 
 
President Trump’s personal attorney, Rudy, Giuliani sparred with “Fox News Sunday” guest host John Roberts Sunday on the appropriateness of asking Ukrainian officials to investigate former Vice President Joe Biden.
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Mnuchin on Trump's call with Ukraine president: 'Things are being implied that don't exist'
By REBECCA KLAR
 
Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin said on Sunday that allegations that President Trump elicited dirt on former Vice President Joe Biden, a 2020 White House hopeful, during a phone call with Ukraine's leader are merely speculation. 
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Pompeo: 'It wouldn't be appropriate' to release transcript of Trump conversation with Ukrainian president
By JUSTINE COLEMAN
 
Secretary of State Mike PompeoMichael (Mike) Richard PompeoOvernight Defense: US formally rejects Beijing's South China Sea claims | House set to consider defense policy bill next week | 57 injured as firefighters battle warship blaze Pompeo formally rejects Beijing's claims in South China Sea Wells Fargo told employees to delete TikTok from work phones MORE said on Sunday that it "wouldn't be appropriate" to release a transcript of President Trump's call with his Ukrainian counterpart that is reportedly at the center of a whistleblower's complaint. 
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Democratic senator: Ukrainian president said he has 'no intention' to interfere with US election
By REBECCA KLAR
 
Sen. Chris MurphyChristopher (Chris) Scott MurphyConnecticut senators call for Subway to ban open carry of firearms Democrats optimistic about chances of winning Senate Gridlock mires chances of police reform deal MORE (D-Conn.) said on Sunday that Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky told him that he has no intention to interfere in U.S. elections amid allegations that President Trump pushed him for dirt on former Vice President Joe Biden.
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Pompeo doubles down on blaming Iran for oil attacks: 'This was a state-on-state act of war'
By ZACK BUDRYK
 
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Sunday insisted Iran was definitively to blame for attacks on Saudi oil production facilities for which Tehran-backed Houthi rebels have taken credit.
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Mnuchin says Iran tensions 'worse' because plan 'is working'
By REBECCA KLAR
 
Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin said Sunday that increased tensions with Iran show that the Trump administration's approach to pressuring Tehran with sanctions is working.
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Democratic senator: Pulling out of nuclear deal 'isolated the United States rather than isolating Iran'
By ZACK BUDRYK
 
Sen. Ben CardinBenjamin (Ben) Louis CardinCongress eyes tighter restrictions on next round of small business help Senate passes extension of application deadline for PPP small-business loans 1,700 troops will support Trump 'Salute to America' celebrations July 4: Pentagon MORE (D-Md.), the top Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, said Sunday that President Trump’s withdrawal from the 2015 nuclear deal had made tensions with Iran worse.
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Mattis says Iran regime is 'trying to craft a foreign policy that pushes others around'
By JUSTINE COLEMAN
 
Former Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis said on Sunday that Iran is "trying to craft a foreign policy that pushes others around" throughout the Middle East.
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Kerry: 'One way or another' Iran was responsible for Saudi attack
By ZACK BUDRYK 
 
Former Secretary of State John KerryJohn Forbes KerryWe haven't seen how low it can go OVERNIGHT ENERGY: Sanders-Biden climate task force calls for carbon-free power by 2035 | Park Police did not record radio transmissions during June 1 sweep of White House protesters | Court upholds protections for Yellowstone grizzly bears Biden-Sanders 'unity task force' rolls out platform recommendations MORE said on Sunday that he believes Iran is “one way or the other” responsible for attacks on Saudi oil fields and production facilities and credited President Trump for exploring non-military options.
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Iranian official: 'I'm not confident that we can avoid a war'
By RACHEL FRAZIN 
 
Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said that he's "not confident that we can avoid a war" but stressed that Iran will not start one amid escalating tensions with the U.S. in recent days. 
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Zarif: US sending troops to Saudi Arabia is 'posturing,' and 'going the wrong direction'
By RACHEL FRAZIN
 
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif called a U.S. decision to send troops to Saudi Arabia "posturing" and "going the wrong direction" to tackle issues after an attack on Saudi Arabia's oil supply.
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Toomey on gun reform: 'Beto O'Rourke is not helping'
By REBECCA KLAR
 
Sen. Pat ToomeyPatrick (Pat) Joseph ToomeyGOP senators push for quick, partial reopening of economy NSA improperly collected US phone records in October, new documents show Overnight Defense: Pick for South Korean envoy splits with Trump on nuclear threat | McCain blasts move to suspend Korean military exercises | White House defends Trump salute of North Korean general MORE (R-Pa.) said on Sunday that Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke is not helping the effort to pass gun reform legislation.
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