Josh Kovensky

Josh Kovensky is a reporter for Talking Points Memo in New York City. He previously worked for the Kyiv Post in Ukraine, covering politics, business, and corruption there. He is a graduate of the University of Chicago.

Articles by Josh

The House and Senate intelligence committees announced on Tuesday that the whistleblower behind a mysterious and explosive complaint reportedly about a pressure campaign to get Ukraine to manufacture dirt on Democratic frontrunner Joe Biden wants to dish to Congress.

The panels have sent letters to the whistleblower’s lawyer in a bid to schedule it, but there may be a problem.

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Three House panels investigating Trump attorney Rudy Giuliani’s attempts to push the Ukrainian government to fabricate damaging information about Democratic frontrunner Joe Biden threatened to subpoena the State Department if it refused to comply with an earlier request for information, a Monday letter shows.

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Even with new details on the whistleblower complaint that the DNI is withholding from Congress — namely, that it concerns “multiple acts” involving President Trump and a supposed commitment he made to a foreign leader — there is so much we don’t know.

But, a close look at the timeline of events narrows down the possibilities.

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