Committee head: Support for US aid to Ukraine 'overwhelming'
The head of the U.S. House Intelligence Committee says there is “overwhelming” support in the United States to continue supplying aid to Ukraine in its fight against Russia, despite vocal opposition from a hard-right faction of his own Republican Party.
Trump impeachment inquiry spurs shadow disinformation war
(AP Photo/Alex Brandon)The online spin and dissembling began even before Wednesdays impeachment hearing got underway. Moments before House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff could welcome witnesses to the first public hearing of the impeachment inquiry, President Donald Trump took to Twitter to dismiss the New Hoax. Even before the Democratic House investigators counsel Daniel Goldman could end his first round of questioning, Trump backers labeled the hearing an inconsequential #Snoozefest. Taylor said the staffer asked Sondland what President Trump thought about Ukraine. Lets keep it going! Scott Dworkin, co-founder of the Democratic Coalition Against Trump, cheered on Twitter.