♪ ♪ >> BY PETITION ON IMPEACHMENT, THIS IS WHAT IT HAS ALWAYS BEEN AND THAT IS THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA NEEDS TO BE IMPEACHED. >> I DON'T BELIEVE THAT IMPEACHMENT, OPENING IMPEACHMENT WOULD PASS AT THIS POINT. THESE INVESTIGATIONS ARE THE TRIAL. THAT IS THE WAY WE ARE PROVING OR EVEN TRY TO FIND THE TRUTH. TRY TO MAKE THE CASE ONE WAY OR THE OTHER AND HOPEFULLY IT SHOWS THAT WE DON'T NEED TO GO DOWN THE PATH OF IMPEACHMENT. >> Bret: TO IMPEACH WERE NOT TO IMPEACH? NANCY PELOSI WILL HAVE A MEETING TOMORROW MORNING AT 9:00 A.M. TO TALK ABOUT THAT VERY THING, THE MEANTIME THE FOX NEWS POLL SHOW THE PRESIDENT BE IMPEACHED? 42% AND YOU SEE THE DIFFERENCE THERE SINCE JANUARY, NO IS 50%. WHEN YOU BREAK IT DOWN BY A PARTY, NOT TO BE SURPRISED, DEMOCRATS 72%, THE KEY IS INDEPENDENCE, 33-45. LET'S BRING IN OUR PANEL. SUSAN RATIO IS THE CHIEF CONGRESSIONAL CORRESPONDENT AND CHARLES LANG, THE WRITER FOR "THE WASHINGTON POST." >> NANCY PELOSI HAS A BIG PROBLEM ON HER HANDS THE PROBLEM IS THE INITIAL STRATEGY FOR A PSEUDO-IMPEACHMENT BY DRAGGING OUT THESE HEARINGS WAS THWARTED BY PRESIDENT TRUMP AND HAS A POLICY OF NO COOPERATION ACROSS THE BOARD AND SO THIS IS NOW PUT THE DEMOCRATS AND A BOX WHERE THE ONLY WAY THAT THEY CAN ATTEMPT TO GET SOME OF THE ANSWERS WERE SOME OF THE BIG PUBLICITY THEY WANT IS THROUGH IMPEACHMENT EVEN THOUGH NANCY PELOSI KNOWS IT WOULD BE FUTILE AND LIKELY TO BACKFIRE. >> Bret: IT SEEMS THAT THEY WOULD LIKE IMPEACHMENT WITHOUT THE ACTUAL IMPEACHMENT. THEY'RE LIKE TO HAVE THE HEARING SAID ALL THE STUFF BUT NOT REALLY GO DOWN THE ROAD. >> THAT IS WHAT KATIE HILL, THAT IS WHAT SHE WAS SAYING. WE WILL HAVE THESE INVESTIGATIONS THROUGH THE COMMITTEES TO GET THE TRUTH. THAT STRATEGY IS NO LONGER HOLDING. I THINK THERE IS MORE GOING ON HERE THAN JUST WHAT METH HE WAS TALKING ABOUT WITCHES THAT KATIE HILL REPRESENTS THE PEOPLE WHO COME FROM SWING DISTRICTS WERE PROBABLY AT RISK IF THEY ARE GOING TOO FAR TOWARDS IMPEACHMENT. MAXINE WATERS COME FROM A PURE BLUE DISTRICTS WHERE THEY ARE GETTING PRESSURE FROM THE OTHER SIDE. WHERE ARE YOU TAKING SO LONG TO IMPEACH HIM AND FRANKLY THERE ARE MORE DEMOCRATS LIKE THAT THEN THERE ARE LIKE KATIE HILL AND FOR THAT REASON I THINK NANCY PELOSI IS FEELING THE HEAT. >> SHE KNOWS THEIR MAJORITY WAS MADE BY KATIE HILL AND OTHERS FROM SWING DISTRICTS. VOTERS AREN'T COMING UP TO THEM AND GROCERY STORES AND TALKING ABOUT COLLUSION, THEY ARE TALKING ABOUT DRUG PRICES AND HEALTH CARE COSTS THAT IS WHAT THEY WANT TO FOCUS ON. SHE IS BLANKET I HERE. SHE IS LATE IN THESE HEARINGS CARRY ON, SUBPOENAS, CITATIONS, PERHAPS SOME VERY BIG FOR ACTION. ON THE OTHER HAND SHE IS NOT CONSUMING THE ENTIRE FLOOR WITH AN IMPEACHMENT PROCEEDING ALLOWING THEM TO MOVE FORWARD. >> Bret: A LOT OF TALK ABOUT DON MCGANN, NOT SHOWING UP FOR TESTIMONY. SOME REPUBLICANS POINTING BACK TO A TIME WHEN THEY ASKED FOR SOMEONE TO SHOW UP, THEN ROADS, THE FORMER OBAMA ADVISOR, THE HOUSE OVERSIGHT CHAIRMAN. >> HE INVITED THEM TO APPEAR BEFORE HIS PANEL FOR SESSION ON THE IRON NUCLEAR DEAL AND IN A LETTER HE WRITES THAT HE WILL NOT APPEAR BEFORE THE COMMITTEE BECAUSE IT WOULD RAISE SIGNIFICANT CONSTITUTIONAL CONCERNS. THAT THREATENS INDEPENDENCE OF THE AUTONOMY OF THE PRESIDENT AS WELL AS HIS ABILITY TO RECEIVE ADVICE FROM COUNSEL ON THE DISCHARGE OF HIS DUTIES. THAT IS THE WHITE HOUSE COUNSEL FROM PRESIDENT OBAMA. IF YOU LISTEN TODAY, THAT IS UNPRECEDENTED THAT THIS WOULD BE A FIGHT. >> A LOT OF SELECTIVE MEMORY FROM CONGRESSMEN WHO HAVE BEEN THERE FOR DECADES. THIS IS A LONG-STANDING ISSUE, THE LEGISLATOR DEMANDING ANSWERS FROM EXECUTIVE OFFICIALS. PRESENT AND FORMER. WHAT IS NEW IS THIS LEAP TO LISA SUBPOENA PROCESS AND THAT STRENGTH ENDS STRENGTHENS COLLINS ARGUMENT THAT WHAT JERRY NADLER IS UP FOR HIS HEADLINES. >> Bret: I WANT TO TALK ABOUT THE CHINESE AMBASSADOR, HE IS TALKING ABOUT HUAWEI. >> IT IS JUST A NORMAL CHINESE PROJECT COMPANY. ALL OF THESE ACTIONS AGAINST HUAWEI ARE POLITICALLY MOTIVATED. THESE ACCUSATIONS ARE GROUNDLESS AS I SAID. WE ARE VERY WORRIED, SUCH ACTIONS WOULD REALLY UNDERMINE PEOPLE'S CONFIDENCE IN THE NORMAL FUNCTION OF THE MARKET. IT WON'T DISRUPT NORMAL FLOWS OF TRADE AND INVESTMENT. >> Bret: YOUR THOUGHTS ON THAT ANSWER? >> I DON'T DISAGREE WITH HIM THAT PEOPLE ARE WORRIED ABOUT THE IMPACT THIS WILL HAVE ON GLOBAL COMMERCE, BUT I DO THINK HE WASN'T BEING ENTIRELY CANDID ABOUT THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN THE CHINESE GOVERNMENT AND HUAWEI. THERE IS EVIDENCE THAT IT LIES IN THE ARMY. >> Bret: I ASKED THAT AUNTIE DID NOT REALLY ANSWER. >> OF COURSE, BUT THE U.S. HAS BEEN VERY CONCERNED ABOUT THE IMPACT OF HUAWEI IS AN IMPACT ON THE 5G TECHNOLOGY THAT IS EMERGING AROUND THE WORLD OF THEIR ABILITY TO USE THAT FOR SURVEILLANCE ON BEHALF OF THE CHINESE INTELLIGENCE AND THIS MATTER IS BEING HAD TO PRESIDENT TRIAL. I WOULD BE SURPRISED IF YOU GET SOME DEMOCRATIC SUPPORT FOR IT AS YOU SAW CHUCK SCHUMER. >> Bret: HE HE SAID SOME OPTIMISTIC THINKS ABOUT THE POSSIBILITY OF A TRADE DEAL BUT IT DOES SEEM THAT CHINA IS PREPARING FOR THE LONG HAUL. >> DENIED THE AMBASSADOR TALKED ABOUT THE OPEN-DOOR POLICY THAT HE IS HOPING CAN CONTINUE AND THAT CHINA WOULD BE WILLING TO BUY MORE U.S. PRODUCTS WHICH WILL BE INSTRUMENTAL IN ANY TRADE DEAL. >> Bret: SORRY FOR THE SHORT Special Report Panel: Impeachment Infighting | Facebook, Special Report All-Star Panel, 867790133576275, Download Facebook video and save them to your devices to play anytime for free"> ♪ ♪ >> BY PETITION ON IMPEACHMENT, THIS IS WHAT IT HAS ALWAYS BEEN AND THAT IS THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA NEEDS TO BE IMPEACHED. >> I DON'T BELIEVE THAT IMPEACHMENT, OPENING IMPEACHMENT WOULD PASS AT THIS POINT. THESE INVESTIGATIONS ARE THE TRIAL. THAT IS THE WAY WE ARE PROVING OR EVEN TRY TO FIND THE TRUTH. TRY TO MAKE THE CASE ONE WAY OR THE OTHER AND HOPEFULLY IT SHOWS THAT WE DON'T NEED TO GO DOWN THE PATH OF IMPEACHMENT. >> Bret: TO IMPEACH WERE NOT TO IMPEACH? NANCY PELOSI WILL HAVE A MEETING TOMORROW MORNING AT 9:00 A.M. TO TALK ABOUT THAT VERY THING, THE MEANTIME THE FOX NEWS POLL SHOW THE PRESIDENT BE IMPEACHED? 42% AND YOU SEE THE DIFFERENCE THERE SINCE JANUARY, NO IS 50%. WHEN YOU BREAK IT DOWN BY A PARTY, NOT TO BE SURPRISED, DEMOCRATS 72%, THE KEY IS INDEPENDENCE, 33-45. LET'S BRING IN OUR PANEL. SUSAN RATIO IS THE CHIEF CONGRESSIONAL CORRESPONDENT AND CHARLES LANG, THE WRITER FOR "THE WASHINGTON POST." >> NANCY PELOSI HAS A BIG PROBLEM ON HER HANDS THE PROBLEM IS THE INITIAL STRATEGY FOR A PSEUDO-IMPEACHMENT BY DRAGGING OUT THESE HEARINGS WAS THWARTED BY PRESIDENT TRUMP AND HAS A POLICY OF NO COOPERATION ACROSS THE BOARD AND SO THIS IS NOW PUT THE DEMOCRATS AND A BOX WHERE THE ONLY WAY THAT THEY CAN ATTEMPT TO GET SOME OF THE ANSWERS WERE SOME OF THE BIG PUBLICITY THEY WANT IS THROUGH IMPEACHMENT EVEN THOUGH NANCY PELOSI KNOWS IT WOULD BE FUTILE AND LIKELY TO BACKFIRE. >> Bret: IT SEEMS THAT THEY WOULD LIKE IMPEACHMENT WITHOUT THE ACTUAL IMPEACHMENT. THEY'RE LIKE TO HAVE THE HEARING SAID ALL THE STUFF BUT NOT REALLY GO DOWN THE ROAD. >> THAT IS WHAT KATIE HILL, THAT IS WHAT SHE WAS SAYING. WE WILL HAVE THESE INVESTIGATIONS THROUGH THE COMMITTEES TO GET THE TRUTH. THAT STRATEGY IS NO LONGER HOLDING. I THINK THERE IS MORE GOING ON HERE THAN JUST WHAT METH HE WAS TALKING ABOUT WITCHES THAT KATIE HILL REPRESENTS THE PEOPLE WHO COME FROM SWING DISTRICTS WERE PROBABLY AT RISK IF THEY ARE GOING TOO FAR TOWARDS IMPEACHMENT. MAXINE WATERS COME FROM A PURE BLUE DISTRICTS WHERE THEY ARE GETTING PRESSURE FROM THE OTHER SIDE. WHERE ARE YOU TAKING SO LONG TO IMPEACH HIM AND FRANKLY THERE ARE MORE DEMOCRATS LIKE THAT THEN THERE ARE LIKE KATIE HILL AND FOR THAT REASON I THINK NANCY PELOSI IS FEELING THE HEAT. >> SHE KNOWS THEIR MAJORITY WAS MADE BY KATIE HILL AND OTHERS FROM SWING DISTRICTS. VOTERS AREN'T COMING UP TO THEM AND GROCERY STORES AND TALKING ABOUT COLLUSION, THEY ARE TALKING ABOUT DRUG PRICES AND HEALTH CARE COSTS THAT IS WHAT THEY WANT TO FOCUS ON. SHE IS BLANKET I HERE. SHE IS LATE IN THESE HEARINGS CARRY ON, SUBPOENAS, CITATIONS, PERHAPS SOME VERY BIG FOR ACTION. ON THE OTHER HAND SHE IS NOT CONSUMING THE ENTIRE FLOOR WITH AN IMPEACHMENT PROCEEDING ALLOWING THEM TO MOVE FORWARD. >> Bret: A LOT OF TALK ABOUT DON MCGANN, NOT SHOWING UP FOR TESTIMONY. SOME REPUBLICANS POINTING BACK TO A TIME WHEN THEY ASKED FOR SOMEONE TO SHOW UP, THEN ROADS, THE FORMER OBAMA ADVISOR, THE HOUSE OVERSIGHT CHAIRMAN. >> HE INVITED THEM TO APPEAR BEFORE HIS PANEL FOR SESSION ON THE IRON NUCLEAR DEAL AND IN A LETTER HE WRITES THAT HE WILL NOT APPEAR BEFORE THE COMMITTEE BECAUSE IT WOULD RAISE SIGNIFICANT CONSTITUTIONAL CONCERNS. THAT THREATENS INDEPENDENCE OF THE AUTONOMY OF THE PRESIDENT AS WELL AS HIS ABILITY TO RECEIVE ADVICE FROM COUNSEL ON THE DISCHARGE OF HIS DUTIES. THAT IS THE WHITE HOUSE COUNSEL FROM PRESIDENT OBAMA. IF YOU LISTEN TODAY, THAT IS UNPRECEDENTED THAT THIS WOULD BE A FIGHT. >> A LOT OF SELECTIVE MEMORY FROM CONGRESSMEN WHO HAVE BEEN THERE FOR DECADES. THIS IS A LONG-STANDING ISSUE, THE LEGISLATOR DEMANDING ANSWERS FROM EXECUTIVE OFFICIALS. PRESENT AND FORMER. WHAT IS NEW IS THIS LEAP TO LISA SUBPOENA PROCESS AND THAT STRENGTH ENDS STRENGTHENS COLLINS ARGUMENT THAT WHAT JERRY NADLER IS UP FOR HIS HEADLINES. >> Bret: I WANT TO TALK ABOUT THE CHINESE AMBASSADOR, HE IS TALKING ABOUT HUAWEI. >> IT IS JUST A NORMAL CHINESE PROJECT COMPANY. ALL OF THESE ACTIONS AGAINST HUAWEI ARE POLITICALLY MOTIVATED. THESE ACCUSATIONS ARE GROUNDLESS AS I SAID. WE ARE VERY WORRIED, SUCH ACTIONS WOULD REALLY UNDERMINE PEOPLE'S CONFIDENCE IN THE NORMAL FUNCTION OF THE MARKET. IT WON'T DISRUPT NORMAL FLOWS OF TRADE AND INVESTMENT. >> Bret: YOUR THOUGHTS ON THAT ANSWER? >> I DON'T DISAGREE WITH HIM THAT PEOPLE ARE WORRIED ABOUT THE IMPACT THIS WILL HAVE ON GLOBAL COMMERCE, BUT I DO THINK HE WASN'T BEING ENTIRELY CANDID ABOUT THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN THE CHINESE GOVERNMENT AND HUAWEI. THERE IS EVIDENCE THAT IT LIES IN THE ARMY. >> Bret: I ASKED THAT AUNTIE DID NOT REALLY ANSWER. >> OF COURSE, BUT THE U.S. HAS BEEN VERY CONCERNED ABOUT THE IMPACT OF HUAWEI IS AN IMPACT ON THE 5G TECHNOLOGY THAT IS EMERGING AROUND THE WORLD OF THEIR ABILITY TO USE THAT FOR SURVEILLANCE ON BEHALF OF THE CHINESE INTELLIGENCE AND THIS MATTER IS BEING HAD TO PRESIDENT TRIAL. I WOULD BE SURPRISED IF YOU GET SOME DEMOCRATIC SUPPORT FOR IT AS YOU SAW CHUCK SCHUMER. >> Bret: HE HE SAID SOME OPTIMISTIC THINKS ABOUT THE POSSIBILITY OF A TRADE DEAL BUT IT DOES SEEM THAT CHINA IS PREPARING FOR THE LONG HAUL. >> DENIED THE AMBASSADOR TALKED ABOUT THE OPEN-DOOR POLICY THAT HE IS HOPING CAN CONTINUE AND THAT CHINA WOULD BE WILLING TO BUY MORE U.S. PRODUCTS WHICH WILL BE INSTRUMENTAL IN ANY TRADE DEAL. >> Bret: SORRY FOR THE SHORT"> ♪ ♪ >> BY PETITION ON IMPEACHMENT, THIS IS WHAT IT HAS ALWAYS BEEN AND THAT IS THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA NEEDS TO BE IMPEACHED. >> I DON'T BELIEVE THAT IMPEACHMENT, OPENING IMPEACHMENT WOULD PASS AT THIS POINT. THESE INVESTIGATIONS ARE THE TRIAL. THAT IS THE WAY WE ARE PROVING OR EVEN TRY TO FIND THE TRUTH. TRY TO MAKE THE CASE ONE WAY OR THE OTHER AND HOPEFULLY IT SHOWS THAT WE DON'T NEED TO GO DOWN THE PATH OF IMPEACHMENT. >> Bret: TO IMPEACH WERE NOT TO IMPEACH? NANCY PELOSI WILL HAVE A MEETING TOMORROW MORNING AT 9:00 A.M. TO TALK ABOUT THAT VERY THING, THE MEANTIME THE FOX NEWS POLL SHOW THE PRESIDENT BE IMPEACHED? 42% AND YOU SEE THE DIFFERENCE THERE SINCE JANUARY, NO IS 50%. WHEN YOU BREAK IT DOWN BY A PARTY, NOT TO BE SURPRISED, DEMOCRATS 72%, THE KEY IS INDEPENDENCE, 33-45. LET'S BRING IN OUR PANEL. SUSAN RATIO IS THE CHIEF CONGRESSIONAL CORRESPONDENT AND CHARLES LANG, THE WRITER FOR "THE WASHINGTON POST." >> NANCY PELOSI HAS A BIG PROBLEM ON HER HANDS THE PROBLEM IS THE INITIAL STRATEGY FOR A PSEUDO-IMPEACHMENT BY DRAGGING OUT THESE HEARINGS WAS THWARTED BY PRESIDENT TRUMP AND HAS A POLICY OF NO COOPERATION ACROSS THE BOARD AND SO THIS IS NOW PUT THE DEMOCRATS AND A BOX WHERE THE ONLY WAY THAT THEY CAN ATTEMPT TO GET SOME OF THE ANSWERS WERE SOME OF THE BIG PUBLICITY THEY WANT IS THROUGH IMPEACHMENT EVEN THOUGH NANCY PELOSI KNOWS IT WOULD BE FUTILE AND LIKELY TO BACKFIRE. >> Bret: IT SEEMS THAT THEY WOULD LIKE IMPEACHMENT WITHOUT THE ACTUAL IMPEACHMENT. THEY'RE LIKE TO HAVE THE HEARING SAID ALL THE STUFF BUT NOT REALLY GO DOWN THE ROAD. >> THAT IS WHAT KATIE HILL, THAT IS WHAT SHE WAS SAYING. WE WILL HAVE THESE INVESTIGATIONS THROUGH THE COMMITTEES TO GET THE TRUTH. THAT STRATEGY IS NO LONGER HOLDING. I THINK THERE IS MORE GOING ON HERE THAN JUST WHAT METH HE WAS TALKING ABOUT WITCHES THAT KATIE HILL REPRESENTS THE PEOPLE WHO COME FROM SWING DISTRICTS WERE PROBABLY AT RISK IF THEY ARE GOING TOO FAR TOWARDS IMPEACHMENT. MAXINE WATERS COME FROM A PURE BLUE DISTRICTS WHERE THEY ARE GETTING PRESSURE FROM THE OTHER SIDE. WHERE ARE YOU TAKING SO LONG TO IMPEACH HIM AND FRANKLY THERE ARE MORE DEMOCRATS LIKE THAT THEN THERE ARE LIKE KATIE HILL AND FOR THAT REASON I THINK NANCY PELOSI IS FEELING THE HEAT. >> SHE KNOWS THEIR MAJORITY WAS MADE BY KATIE HILL AND OTHERS FROM SWING DISTRICTS. VOTERS AREN'T COMING UP TO THEM AND GROCERY STORES AND TALKING ABOUT COLLUSION, THEY ARE TALKING ABOUT DRUG PRICES AND HEALTH CARE COSTS THAT IS WHAT THEY WANT TO FOCUS ON. SHE IS BLANKET I HERE. SHE IS LATE IN THESE HEARINGS CARRY ON, SUBPOENAS, CITATIONS, PERHAPS SOME VERY BIG FOR ACTION. ON THE OTHER HAND SHE IS NOT CONSUMING THE ENTIRE FLOOR WITH AN IMPEACHMENT PROCEEDING ALLOWING THEM TO MOVE FORWARD. >> Bret: A LOT OF TALK ABOUT DON MCGANN, NOT SHOWING UP FOR TESTIMONY. SOME REPUBLICANS POINTING BACK TO A TIME WHEN THEY ASKED FOR SOMEONE TO SHOW UP, THEN ROADS, THE FORMER OBAMA ADVISOR, THE HOUSE OVERSIGHT CHAIRMAN. >> HE INVITED THEM TO APPEAR BEFORE HIS PANEL FOR SESSION ON THE IRON NUCLEAR DEAL AND IN A LETTER HE WRITES THAT HE WILL NOT APPEAR BEFORE THE COMMITTEE BECAUSE IT WOULD RAISE SIGNIFICANT CONSTITUTIONAL CONCERNS. THAT THREATENS INDEPENDENCE OF THE AUTONOMY OF THE PRESIDENT AS WELL AS HIS ABILITY TO RECEIVE ADVICE FROM COUNSEL ON THE DISCHARGE OF HIS DUTIES. THAT IS THE WHITE HOUSE COUNSEL FROM PRESIDENT OBAMA. IF YOU LISTEN TODAY, THAT IS UNPRECEDENTED THAT THIS WOULD BE A FIGHT. >> A LOT OF SELECTIVE MEMORY FROM CONGRESSMEN WHO HAVE BEEN THERE FOR DECADES. THIS IS A LONG-STANDING ISSUE, THE LEGISLATOR DEMANDING ANSWERS FROM EXECUTIVE OFFICIALS. PRESENT AND FORMER. WHAT IS NEW IS THIS LEAP TO LISA SUBPOENA PROCESS AND THAT STRENGTH ENDS STRENGTHENS COLLINS ARGUMENT THAT WHAT JERRY NADLER IS UP FOR HIS HEADLINES. >> Bret: I WANT TO TALK ABOUT THE CHINESE AMBASSADOR, HE IS TALKING ABOUT HUAWEI. >> IT IS JUST A NORMAL CHINESE PROJECT COMPANY. ALL OF THESE ACTIONS AGAINST HUAWEI ARE POLITICALLY MOTIVATED. THESE ACCUSATIONS ARE GROUNDLESS AS I SAID. WE ARE VERY WORRIED, SUCH ACTIONS WOULD REALLY UNDERMINE PEOPLE'S CONFIDENCE IN THE NORMAL FUNCTION OF THE MARKET. IT WON'T DISRUPT NORMAL FLOWS OF TRADE AND INVESTMENT. >> Bret: YOUR THOUGHTS ON THAT ANSWER? >> I DON'T DISAGREE WITH HIM THAT PEOPLE ARE WORRIED ABOUT THE IMPACT THIS WILL HAVE ON GLOBAL COMMERCE, BUT I DO THINK HE WASN'T BEING ENTIRELY CANDID ABOUT THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN THE CHINESE GOVERNMENT AND HUAWEI. THERE IS EVIDENCE THAT IT LIES IN THE ARMY. >> Bret: I ASKED THAT AUNTIE DID NOT REALLY ANSWER. >> OF COURSE, BUT THE U.S. HAS BEEN VERY CONCERNED ABOUT THE IMPACT OF HUAWEI IS AN IMPACT ON THE 5G TECHNOLOGY THAT IS EMERGING AROUND THE WORLD OF THEIR ABILITY TO USE THAT FOR SURVEILLANCE ON BEHALF OF THE CHINESE INTELLIGENCE AND THIS MATTER IS BEING HAD TO PRESIDENT TRIAL. I WOULD BE SURPRISED IF YOU GET SOME DEMOCRATIC SUPPORT FOR IT AS YOU SAW CHUCK SCHUMER. >> Bret: HE HE SAID SOME OPTIMISTIC THINKS ABOUT THE POSSIBILITY OF A TRADE DEAL BUT IT DOES SEEM THAT CHINA IS PREPARING FOR THE LONG HAUL. >> DENIED THE AMBASSADOR TALKED ABOUT THE OPEN-DOOR POLICY THAT HE IS HOPING CAN CONTINUE AND THAT CHINA WOULD BE WILLING TO BUY MORE U.S. PRODUCTS WHICH WILL BE INSTRUMENTAL IN ANY TRADE DEAL. >> Bret: SORRY FOR THE SHORT" />

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♪ ♪ >> BY PETITION ON IMPEACHMENT, THIS IS WHAT IT HAS ALWAYS BEEN AND THAT IS THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA NEEDS TO BE IMPEACHED. >> I DON'T BELIEVE THAT IMPEACHMENT, OPENING IMPEACHMENT WOULD PASS AT THIS POINT. THESE INVESTIGATIONS ARE THE TRIAL. THAT IS THE WAY WE ARE PROVING OR EVEN TRY TO FIND THE TRUTH. TRY TO MAKE THE CASE ONE WAY OR THE OTHER AND HOPEFULLY IT SHOWS THAT WE DON'T NEED TO GO DOWN THE PATH OF IMPEACHMENT. >> Bret: TO IMPEACH WERE NOT TO IMPEACH? NANCY PELOSI WILL HAVE A MEETING TOMORROW MORNING AT 9:00 A.M. TO TALK ABOUT THAT VERY THING, THE MEANTIME THE FOX NEWS POLL SHOW THE PRESIDENT BE IMPEACHED? 42% AND YOU SEE THE DIFFERENCE THERE SINCE JANUARY, NO IS 50%. WHEN YOU BREAK IT DOWN BY A PARTY, NOT TO BE SURPRISED, DEMOCRATS 72%, THE KEY IS INDEPENDENCE, 33-45. LET'S BRING IN OUR PANEL. SUSAN RATIO IS THE CHIEF CONGRESSIONAL CORRESPONDENT AND CHARLES LANG, THE WRITER FOR "THE WASHINGTON POST." >> NANCY PELOSI HAS A BIG PROBLEM ON HER HANDS THE PROBLEM IS THE INITIAL STRATEGY FOR A PSEUDO-IMPEACHMENT BY DRAGGING OUT THESE HEARINGS WAS THWARTED BY PRESIDENT TRUMP AND HAS A POLICY OF NO COOPERATION ACROSS THE BOARD AND SO THIS IS NOW PUT THE DEMOCRATS AND A BOX WHERE THE ONLY WAY THAT THEY CAN ATTEMPT TO GET SOME OF THE ANSWERS WERE SOME OF THE BIG PUBLICITY THEY WANT IS THROUGH IMPEACHMENT EVEN THOUGH NANCY PELOSI KNOWS IT WOULD BE FUTILE AND LIKELY TO BACKFIRE. >> Bret: IT SEEMS THAT THEY WOULD LIKE IMPEACHMENT WITHOUT THE ACTUAL IMPEACHMENT. THEY'RE LIKE TO HAVE THE HEARING SAID ALL THE STUFF BUT NOT REALLY GO DOWN THE ROAD. >> THAT IS WHAT KATIE HILL, THAT IS WHAT SHE WAS SAYING. WE WILL HAVE THESE INVESTIGATIONS THROUGH THE COMMITTEES TO GET THE TRUTH. THAT STRATEGY IS NO LONGER HOLDING. I THINK THERE IS MORE GOING ON HERE THAN JUST WHAT METH HE WAS TALKING ABOUT WITCHES THAT KATIE HILL REPRESENTS THE PEOPLE WHO COME FROM SWING DISTRICTS WERE PROBABLY AT RISK IF THEY ARE GOING TOO FAR TOWARDS IMPEACHMENT. MAXINE WATERS COME FROM A PURE BLUE DISTRICTS WHERE THEY ARE GETTING PRESSURE FROM THE OTHER SIDE. WHERE ARE YOU TAKING SO LONG TO IMPEACH HIM AND FRANKLY THERE ARE MORE DEMOCRATS LIKE THAT THEN THERE ARE LIKE KATIE HILL AND FOR THAT REASON I THINK NANCY PELOSI IS FEELING THE HEAT. >> SHE KNOWS THEIR MAJORITY WAS MADE BY KATIE HILL AND OTHERS FROM SWING DISTRICTS. VOTERS AREN'T COMING UP TO THEM AND GROCERY STORES AND TALKING ABOUT COLLUSION, THEY ARE TALKING ABOUT DRUG PRICES AND HEALTH CARE COSTS THAT IS WHAT THEY WANT TO FOCUS ON. SHE IS BLANKET I HERE. SHE IS LATE IN THESE HEARINGS CARRY ON, SUBPOENAS, CITATIONS, PERHAPS SOME VERY BIG FOR ACTION. ON THE OTHER HAND SHE IS NOT CONSUMING THE ENTIRE FLOOR WITH AN IMPEACHMENT PROCEEDING ALLOWING THEM TO MOVE FORWARD. >> Bret: A LOT OF TALK ABOUT DON MCGANN, NOT SHOWING UP FOR TESTIMONY. SOME REPUBLICANS POINTING BACK TO A TIME WHEN THEY ASKED FOR SOMEONE TO SHOW UP, THEN ROADS, THE FORMER OBAMA ADVISOR, THE HOUSE OVERSIGHT CHAIRMAN. >> HE INVITED THEM TO APPEAR BEFORE HIS PANEL FOR SESSION ON THE IRON NUCLEAR DEAL AND IN A LETTER HE WRITES THAT HE WILL NOT APPEAR BEFORE THE COMMITTEE BECAUSE IT WOULD RAISE SIGNIFICANT CONSTITUTIONAL CONCERNS. THAT THREATENS INDEPENDENCE OF THE AUTONOMY OF THE PRESIDENT AS WELL AS HIS ABILITY TO RECEIVE ADVICE FROM COUNSEL ON THE DISCHARGE OF HIS DUTIES. THAT IS THE WHITE HOUSE COUNSEL FROM PRESIDENT OBAMA. IF YOU LISTEN TODAY, THAT IS UNPRECEDENTED THAT THIS WOULD BE A FIGHT. >> A LOT OF SELECTIVE MEMORY FROM CONGRESSMEN WHO HAVE BEEN THERE FOR DECADES. THIS IS A LONG-STANDING ISSUE, THE LEGISLATOR DEMANDING ANSWERS FROM EXECUTIVE OFFICIALS. PRESENT AND FORMER. WHAT IS NEW IS THIS LEAP TO LISA SUBPOENA PROCESS AND THAT STRENGTH ENDS STRENGTHENS COLLINS ARGUMENT THAT WHAT JERRY NADLER IS UP FOR HIS HEADLINES. >> Bret: I WANT TO TALK ABOUT THE CHINESE AMBASSADOR, HE IS TALKING ABOUT HUAWEI. >> IT IS JUST A NORMAL CHINESE PROJECT COMPANY. ALL OF THESE ACTIONS AGAINST HUAWEI ARE POLITICALLY MOTIVATED. THESE ACCUSATIONS ARE GROUNDLESS AS I SAID. WE ARE VERY WORRIED, SUCH ACTIONS WOULD REALLY UNDERMINE PEOPLE'S CONFIDENCE IN THE NORMAL FUNCTION OF THE MARKET. IT WON'T DISRUPT NORMAL FLOWS OF TRADE AND INVESTMENT. >> Bret: YOUR THOUGHTS ON THAT ANSWER? >> I DON'T DISAGREE WITH HIM THAT PEOPLE ARE WORRIED ABOUT THE IMPACT THIS WILL HAVE ON GLOBAL COMMERCE, BUT I DO THINK HE WASN'T BEING ENTIRELY CANDID ABOUT THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN THE CHINESE GOVERNMENT AND HUAWEI. THERE IS EVIDENCE THAT IT LIES IN THE ARMY. >> Bret: I ASKED THAT AUNTIE DID NOT REALLY ANSWER. >> OF COURSE, BUT THE U.S. HAS BEEN VERY CONCERNED ABOUT THE IMPACT OF HUAWEI IS AN IMPACT ON THE 5G TECHNOLOGY THAT IS EMERGING AROUND THE WORLD OF THEIR ABILITY TO USE THAT FOR SURVEILLANCE ON BEHALF OF THE CHINESE INTELLIGENCE AND THIS MATTER IS BEING HAD TO PRESIDENT TRIAL. I WOULD BE SURPRISED IF YOU GET SOME DEMOCRATIC SUPPORT FOR IT AS YOU SAW CHUCK SCHUMER. >> Bret: HE HE SAID SOME OPTIMISTIC THINKS ABOUT THE POSSIBILITY OF A TRADE DEAL BUT IT DOES SEEM THAT CHINA IS PREPARING FOR THE LONG HAUL. >> DENIED THE AMBASSADOR TALKED ABOUT THE OPEN-DOOR POLICY THAT HE IS HOPING CAN CONTINUE AND THAT CHINA WOULD BE WILLING TO BUY MORE U.S. PRODUCTS WHICH WILL BE INSTRUMENTAL IN ANY TRADE DEAL. >> Bret: SORRY FOR THE SHORT

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