Fiona Hill (presidential advisor)
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Fiona Hill is a British-born American foreign affairs specialist. She is a former official at the U.S. National Security Council specializing in Russian and European affairs. She was a witness in the November 2019 House hearings regarding the impeachment of President Trump. She is currently a Senior Fellow at the Brookings Institution in Washington.
Fiona Hill’s warning appears to go unheeded.President Trump’s lawyer are trying to convince senators that Mr. Trump had some reason to suspect Ukraine of meddling in the 2016 election.
Despite Fiona Hill warning, Sen. John Kennedy says Ukraine may be behind 2016 DNC hackSen. John Kennedy said that despite the U.S. intelligence community's conclusion that Russia hacked the DNC in 2016, "it could also be Ukraine."
What comes next in the Trump impeachment inquiry?The impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump is moving to the next phase after defiant testimony from the final public witnesses. Former White House official Fiona Hill and State Department..
Fiona Hill tells 'hair on fire' storyAt Thursday's House impeachment hearings, former White House Russia analyst Fiona Hill confirmed a story about her childhood. She said her hair was once set on fire in school. She put the fire out and..
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Fiona Hill says Sondland sent on "political errand" in UkraineA top White House adviser told Congress Thursday she knew attempts to pressure Ukraine would "blow up." Fiona Hill also said she warned Ambassador Gordon Sondland he was carrying out a "political..
'Fierce, focused and fearless': Fiona Hill emerges as a principled voice in impeachment inquiryResponding to the question of whether she is a "Never Trumper," Fiona Hill called it a "puzzling term" for nonpartisan officials.
What is the 'fictional narrative' a White House ex-adviser warns against?U.S. President Donald Trump's former Russia adviser, Fiona Hill, warned lawmakers in the House of Representatives impeachment inquiry on Thursday against promoting what she called a "fictional..
Former Trump adviser says Ukraine meddling theory is 'fictional narrative'President Donald Trump's former Russia adviser Fiona Hill urged lawmakers in the House of Representatives impeachment inquiry on Thursday not to promote "politically driven falsehoods" that cast doubt..
Hill decries partisan division during testimonyFormer White House adviser Fiona Hill pushed back on questioning during impeachment hearing saying all of the witnesses had not only a legal obligation to come but a moral one as well. (Nov. 21)
Ukraine viewed White House meeting as 'critical' and other takeaways of Fiona Hill, David Holmes testimoniesHolmes, who testified alongside former National Security Council official Fiona Hill, laid out the competing priorities in Ukraine on Thursday.
Day 5, Part 9: Devin Nunes' and Adam Schiff's closing remarksHouse Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff and ranking Republican Devin Nunes made closing remarks Wednesday following the testimony of Fiona Hill and David Holmes.
Day 5, Part 8: Committee continues questioning Hill and HolmesThe fifth day of public hearings in the House impeachment inquiry continued Thursday afternoon with more five-minute rounds of questioning by Intelligence Committee members, which they could yield to..
Hill interjects, "Could I actually say something?" to address partisan divisionsSeveral Republican members of the House Intelligence Committee chose not to ask National Security Council expert Fiona Hill any questions, instead using their time to speak at length about their view..
Fiona Hill says Giuliani remarks, 'incendiary'A former National Security adviser says the president's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani had been making "incendiary" remarks on television about Ukraine. (Nov. 21)
Hill says "it was clear that Burisma was code for the Bidens"National Security Council expert Fiona Hill testified on Thursday that Ambassador Gordon Sondland's reference to an investigation into Burisma, the gas company Hunter Biden once sat on the board of,..
Day 5, Part 6: Devin Nunes and Steve Castor question Fiona Hill and David HolmesCalifornia Congressman Devin Nunes, the top Republican on the House Intelligence Committee, and Steve Castor, senior investigative counsel for Republicans on the panel, questioned Fiona Hill, a former..
Hill says there was "a different channel" regarding UkraineNational Security Council expert Fiona Hill testified on Thursday that there was a "different channel" at work in the State Department with regard to Ukraine. Republican counsel Stephen Castor asked..
Hill says Sondland was carrying out a "domestic political errand"National Security Council expert Fiona Hill explained during her testimony Thursday that she became frustrated with Ambassador Gordon Sondland because he did not communicate with her or her State..
The 'fictional narratives' driving Trump's Ukraine pressure campaignU.S. President Donald Trump's former Russia adviser, Fiona Hill, warned lawmakers in the House of Representatives impeachment inquiry on Thursday against promoting a "fictional narrative..
Hill says John Bolton warned officials that Rudy Giuliani was a "hand grenade"National Security Council expert Fiona Hill testified on Thursday that former National Security Advisor John Bolton warned top officials, including herself, that President Trump's personal attorney..
Hill says Trump ignored warnings on Ukraine conspiracy theoryNational Security Council expert Fiona Hill confirmed during her testimony on Thursday that President Trump ignored his top advisors when they informed him that the cospiracy theory that Ukraine was..
Hill says Russia wanted to "deligitimize our entire presidency" in 2016National Security Council expert Fiona Hill explained during her testimony on Thursday why the conspiracy theory that Ukraine, not Russia, was responsible for the 2016 U.S. election interference is..
Hill says she is testifying only to get "toward the truth"In her opening statement, Fiona Hill, the former top Russia expert on the National Security Council who has served under three Republican and Democratic presidents, said she has "no interest in..
Hill says the idea that Ukraine interfered in 2016 election is Russian disinformationFiona Hill, the former top Russia expert on the National Security Council, testified Thursday: "Some of you on this committee appear to believe that Russia and its security services did not conduct a..
Fiona Hill: 'Running out of time to stop' RussiaA former White House Russia analyst is denouncing as "fictional" the contention from some Republicans that Ukraine interfered in the 2016 election and warned lawmakers not to advance a politically..
Day 5, Part 4: Fiona Hill's opening statementFiona Hill, a former senior director on Russia at the National Security Council, pushed back Thursday against the unfounded theory that Ukrainian officials sought to interfere in the 2016 election, and..
Trump ex-Russia adviser Hill tells U.S. lawmakers to stop promoting 'falsehoods'President Donald Trump's former Russia adviser Fiona Hill urged lawmakers in the House of Representatives impeachment inquiry on Thursday not to promote "politically driven falsehoods" that cast doubt..
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Fiona Hill Viewed Serving Trump as Risky. Now She’s an Impeachment Witness.Ms. Hill’s decision to be the president’s top adviser on Russia and Europe strained friendships, made her a target of conspiracy theories — and landed her in the center of the tumult over..
2 key witnesses to testify in impeachment hearings ThursdayNew revelations are expected in Thursday’s impeachment testimonies, after Gordon Sondland, President Trump's hand-picked EU ambassador, said there was a quid pro quo with Ukraine. But Trump and other..
Two central witnesses in Ukraine pressure campaign to testify in impeachment inquiryFiona Hill and David Holmes, two central witnesses in the impeachment inquiry, plan to testify.
Morrison discusses concerns about Vindman's judgmentRepublican counsel Steve Castor asked Tim Morrison -- the outgoing senior director of European and Russian affairs at the National Security Council -- about concerns within the NSC about Alexander..
Tim Morrison on "the Gordon problem"Tim Morrison, the outgoing senior director of European and Russian affairs at the National Security Council, testified that he didn't always follow through on suggestions from EU Ambassador Gordon..
Impeachment Week 9: Alexander Vindman and Gordon Sondland headline three days of public hearingsExpected to testify publicly this week: U.S. Ambassador to the European Union Gordon Sondland, Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman and the NSC's Fiona Hill.
5 takeaways from the impeachment inquiry testimony of Fiona Hill, former White House adviser on RussiaFiona Hill told lawmakers that former National Security Adviser John Bolton was furious about the push to solicit help from Ukraine.
Impeachment Briefing: Anatomy of a Scene From the Hill TestimonyThe transcript of Fiona Hill’s interview describes a cinematic White House scene. Our reporters help break it down.
Testimony released from Trump's former Russia adviserTestimony from President Trump's former Russia adviser, Fiona Hill, and Army Lieutenant Colonel Alexander Vindman have brought the Ukraine scandal to the president's top aide. The president maintained..
House releases 2 more impeachment transcriptsCBS News intelligence and national security reporter Olivia Gazis, Associated Press White House reporter Zeke Miller, and CBS News White House correspondent Paula Reid joined CBSN to discuss what we've..
Hill and Vindman Testimony: Key Excerpts From Impeachment Inquiry TranscriptsHouse investigators released the interview transcripts of Fiona Hill and Lt. Col. Alexander S. Vindman.
John Bolton decried Giuliani effort to pressure Ukraine as 'drug deal,' ex-aide Fiona Hill testifies, reports sayFiona Hill, an ex-White House adviser on Russia, reportedly testified that Bolton called Giuliani "a hand grenade who’s going to blow everybody up."
Bolton reportedly tried to raise alarm over Giuliani involvement in UkraineWe're learning about former National Security Adviser John Bolton's alarm over the Trump administration's Ukraine policy. Bolton reportedly wanted White House lawyers to be alerted in July when he..
Your Tuesday BriefingFiona Hill, Hunter Biden, LeBron James: Here's what you need to know.
Trump ex-Russia adviser Fiona Hill testifies in impeachment inquiryU.S. President Donald Trump's former Russia adviser testified for more than nine hours on Monday behind closed doors as the latest witness summoned in the Democratic-led impeachment inquiry against..
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Former White House adviser on Russia testifying in impeachment inquiryA former top U.S. adviser on Russia is expected to testify before lawmakers in relation to the impeachment inquiry into President Trump. Fiona Hill is the first in a series of witnesses set to speak to..
Former Trump Aide to Testify on Pressure to Oust Ambassador to UkraineFiona Hill, a former top adviser on the National Security Council, is prepared to tell House investigators that she objected to the ambassador’s removal.
Former Donald Trump Russia adviser Fiona Hill to appear before lawmakers in impeachment probeFiona Hill, President Donald Trump's former Russia adviser, will testify before Congress as part of the House's impeachment inquiry examining Ukraine.