The House Judiciary Committee met Thursday to take a vote on the parameters of their Trump investigation, amid mixed messages from Democrats about what, exactly, the probe is. Committee Chair Jerrold Nadler (D) has previously said the committee is effectively conducting an impeachment inquiry. But House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) said Wednesday that actually, Democrats aren't conducting an impeachment inquiry, only to backtrack and say he misunderstood the question. Nadler didn't exactly clear up this confusion Thursday but asserted this debate doesn't matter since either way the investigation is probing whether to recommend articles of impeachment for President Trump. Rep. Doug Collins (R-Ga.) argued the committee is "not in an impeachment inquiry" right now, insisting they need to "get the terms straight."

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