FILE PHOTO: George Kent, deputy assistant secretary of state for Europe and Eurasian Affairs, arrives to testify at a closed-door deposition as part of the Democratic-led U.S. House of Representatives impeachment inquiry into U.S. President Donald Trump on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., October 15, 2019. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso
Brain - Lawmakers release impeachment probe testimony of senior State Department official
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The House committees leading the impeachment probe of Donald Trump released a transcript on Thursday of a closed-door deposition of Deputy Assistant Secretary of State George Kent

Kent told congressional investigators during his deposition on Oct. 15 that a staffer to Joe Biden rebuffed him