Gowdy on Bolton: Why pick a witness that will invoke executive privilege?

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  • Published: 14 January 2020
  • Reaction and analysis from Fox News contributor Trey Gowdy, former chairman of the House Oversight Committee.

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Comments • 1 637

  • my-name-is nobody
    my-name-is nobody  3 days back

    sit down John... what did ya hear dude...

  • Ernest T Bass
    Ernest T Bass  4 days back

    Trey 2024. The dudes a beast.

    • Phung Mantooth
      Phung Mantooth  5 days back

      Congress has theirs chance to do whatever before send everything to Senate but failed to do so. Now it's time for Senate to do theirs job stop crying! Case closed!

      • Giggi Gazzaneo
        Giggi Gazzaneo  7 days back

        The best, the brilliant Mr Gowdy!

        • Joy Phoummavong
          Joy Phoummavong  7 days back

          Trey is all talk

          • Alan Clarke
            Alan Clarke  1 weeks back

            Thanks for your concern, we got this

            • Karey Riggs
              Karey Riggs  1 weeks back

              Bolton the perrenial dispensationalist war machine. Why do they never fight and die? Took Trump 2 years to axe him????

              • Lee Turnbull
                Lee Turnbull  1 weeks back

                The reality of a normal high court case is a pretrial review, the evidence is examined and very early on it is decided wether or not there is enough evidence to try a case, looking at the papers there is no case, the senate should throw it out and say come back when you have a high crime. By saying lets go to trial on a weak case they are entertaining the opposition who have chanced their luck. It is a bad move, they should go find a crime, go through courts, build a strong case and witnesses and then submit it. This is all a big show.

                • Bud M.
                  Bud M.  1 weeks back

                  You know every last one of you reporters are about as arrogant and ignorant as they come. You constantly interrupt your guests while they are answering the question that YOU just asked them. Have some decency and allow them to answer your freaking question before you BUTT IN and interrupt them. You are SO BLOODY RUDE it's sickening. No manners at all.

                  • Dave Wurst
                    Dave Wurst  1 weeks back

                    Trey Gowdy don't you remember Ollie North

                    • Dave Wurst
                      Dave Wurst  1 weeks back

                      He's such Macaroni Dandy who has no clue about anything

                      • Jim Stokes
                        Jim Stokes  1 weeks back

                        Bolton may surprise us by siding with Teflon Don!

                        • rayminthecat
                          rayminthecat  1 weeks back

                          Trey you should slow down on the orange koolaide

                          • AlwaysTrumper
                            AlwaysTrumper  1 weeks back

                            Fox news is open border operative for obama apparently

                            • AlwaysTrumper
                              AlwaysTrumper  1 weeks back

                              Fox news open borders stupidasses like cavuto and Bolton duhhh Wallace and Geraldo and juan
                              Rupert thinks we ed stupid

                              • Tim Gwinn
                                Tim Gwinn  1 weeks back

                                The democrats Communist party are a big JOKE !!!!!
                                Trump 2020 🇺🇸

                                • TEVIN YTWOK
                                  TEVIN YTWOK  1 weeks back

                                  I’m amazed on how people use word salads to explain what everybody knows...Trump did what he’s accused of. It reminds me of the “bla bla bla” of talking heads during the OJ Simpson trial. He did it..we know it!

                                  • Mexi Chillin
                                    Mexi Chillin  1 weeks back

                                    Because privilege is not complete. Interactions between him and President yes. His views about quid pro quo and what he meant by drug deal however are not privileged. And Gowdy knows that.

                                    • Coach Hannah
                                      Coach Hannah  1 weeks back

                                      Why would Executive Privilege apply during an impeachment trial?

                                      • Vaughn Westerby
                                        Vaughn Westerby  1 weeks back

                                        Trey Gowdy, making sense. We’ve heard the testimony, now it goes to the jury!

                                        • David Petri
                                          David Petri  1 weeks back

                                          Have the trial. Dont have the trial. It isn't going to change anything. Those who support the President will continue to do so. Those that don't will continue to do so. The only thing that is changing is people leaving the left and moving more toward the right.

                                          • Ian Stuart
                                            Ian Stuart  1 weeks back

                                            I love listening to Mr Gowdy talk, elliquint, to the point & polite.

                                            • berenjervin
                                              berenjervin  1 weeks back

                                              But but but...democrats should just be believed! How are they going to get rid of Pence and Trump so Queen Nancy becomes POTUS if they cant make up charges and undo an election?

                                              • David Adcock
                                                David Adcock  1 weeks back

                                                This Republican hopes it will be President Pence soon.

                                            • stringypete
                                              stringypete  1 weeks back

                                              The point of everything the left does is about creating a narrative for gullible, ignorant peoole people

                                              • Kerry Tackett
                                                Kerry Tackett  1 weeks back

                                                Wish we had Gowdy on our team

                                                • deskjockie49
                                                  deskjockie49  1 weeks back

                                                  I'm wondering, if the Senate, after duly hearing the case, votes to dismiss it, that it will become a talking point and war cry for the Democratic party to use in the upcoming election. "The Republicans are a rogue party, look what they did by dismissing the Articles of Impeachment without calling witnesses!" We'll never hear the end of it.

                                                  • David Petri
                                                    David Petri  1 weeks back

                                                    They are spin doctors! They will latch their meat hooks into abything they can turn into negative energy!

                                                • Michael Patterson
                                                  Michael Patterson  1 weeks back

                                                  There’s a reason we have executive privilege, to protect the corrupt !

                                                  • Tummun
                                                    Tummun  1 weeks back

                                                    The war monger Bolton turning on the right. The disgusting thing is, no one wants to accept reality and face it. He was there to start another war and Mr Trump said no to war. Bolton is now offering himself to the evil left to do “damage and harm Trump 2020🇺🇸”.

                                                    • Fernando Molina
                                                      Fernando Molina  1 weeks back

                                                      Trey Gowdy is just way to smart for you trying to play BS on him "Caputo" 😏😎

                                                      • Marco Benschop
                                                        Marco Benschop  1 weeks back

                                                        mr gowdy i salute you from the netherlands.

                                                        • soakupthesunman
                                                          soakupthesunman  1 weeks back

                                                          Senate should call no witnesses because THERE ARE NONE

                                                          • my-name-is nobody
                                                            my-name-is nobody  1 days back

                                                            @David Adcock Surely

                                                          • David Adcock
                                                            David Adcock  1 weeks back

                                                            There were 17 witness in the house hearings with many more that were subpoenaed that broke the law and did not. This Republican wishes to see all the relevant documents and all the relevant witnesses. Bolton want to testify and he should. Surely there is one of the President's men who can support him under oath.

                                                        • Ken Dawa
                                                          Ken Dawa  1 weeks back

                                                          Mr Gowdy please come to Washington State to bring some common sense back here.

                                                          • Ron ron
                                                            Ron ron  1 weeks back

                                                            What they said.

                                                            • Ron ron
                                                              Ron ron  1 weeks back

                                                              I'm sick of witnesses thing. Senators here what house has to say then they vote. All media wants to drag this on for ratings. Get this over as quickly as possible. That's good advice Republicans.

                                                              • Tamra Boyd
                                                                Tamra Boyd  1 weeks back

                                                                Tray Gowdy is one of the best. Love him.

                                                                • Pastor Paul D
                                                                  Pastor Paul D  1 weeks back

                                                                  Trey Gowdy is an alpha male , the kind of man that this current world hates !!!! a man who is a leader a man who is strong a Old fashion 1940s man this man he doesn’t take any crap and he doesn’t give anybody a hard time as long as people are fair kind respectful and honest . Yes he’s a leader. Amongst a sea of soy Boys. Millennials take notice.

                                                                  • Nijel Vidler
                                                                    Nijel Vidler  1 weeks back

                                                                    Senator McConnell backed himself (and the Republicans) into a corner by prematurely flagging his intentions when he said on the record that when the Articles of Impeachment are sent to the Senate, they will be dismissed without trial! Now he is compelled to have a full trial to show the appearance of fairness; but what he should have done is kept his mouth shut and pretended he was going to have a full and fair trial, but then when he received the Articles of Impeachment he could have simply had a pre-trial hearing and then determined by way of majority vote that there was no case to answer! Case dismissed!

                                                                    • mister b
                                                                      mister b  1 weeks back

                                                                      Let the Dems present,, that's the best way to show they have nothing. Burden of proof, by law, is on the house, not the President, not the senate,,, the house. I'd love to see the book hours wasted on all this and watch the Dems try to explain their way out of all this waste.

                                                                      • James Meoli
                                                                        James Meoli  1 weeks back

                                                                        Trumpers are STUPID

                                                                        • Fran Ra
                                                                          Fran Ra  1 weeks back

                                                                          Remember when ??? Bill Clinton said that he never told Monica to lie in that deposition. He told her to lie in "dat der POSITION."

                                                                          • coho slayer
                                                                            coho slayer  1 weeks back

                                                                            The Dems know full well that picking a witness that invoked executive privilege will create an ere of suspicion, and more negative press against Trump.

                                                                            • Jorge Ramos
                                                                              Jorge Ramos  1 weeks back

                                                                              Gowdy has a nerve. A complete failure going after Clinton who by the way had the guts to testify unlike the coward in the WH now.

                                                                              • gil7331
                                                                                gil7331  1 weeks back

                                                                                Sorry Neil, but trump isn't going anywhere.

                                                                                • S H
                                                                                  S H  1 weeks back

                                                                                  Bolton was George W. Bush's wet nurse.

                                                                                  • rosemarie443
                                                                                    rosemarie443  1 weeks back

                                                                                    why have a stupid trial to begin with. just because the democrats can not get over loosing the election is no reason to have a trial

                                                                                    • Kimberly Howard
                                                                                      Kimberly Howard  2 weeks back

                                                                                      That must be the only picture they have on Bolton lol

                                                                                      • GamingWithTheGorgon
                                                                                        GamingWithTheGorgon  2 weeks back

                                                                                        Trump blocked every witness he could. All the one's that did something wrong obeyed him like good little pups. All the witnesses we saw during the investigation risked everything to tell the truth. Because politicians on both sides are spineless, Trump is going to remain in office even though he got caught cheating in the upcoming election.

                                                                                        • Kane O'opu
                                                                                          Kane O'opu  2 weeks back

                                                                                          Neal is a wanna be, but is an IDIOT!!!