There’s a basic problem with the story that Donald Trump and Rudy Giuliani have been pushing about Joe Biden’s actions in Ukraine: It’s a lie. Of course, this is politics, and the fact that the story is simply lacking in any facts isn’t necessarily an issue. The real problem with this lie is that it’s an obvious lie. An extremely obvious lie. One that they’ve been trying to pass off for more than a year.
After all, the claims now being made are exactly those that Trump was trying to extort from the president of Ukraine in the scheme that ultimately …read more