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Only 3 House GOP Inquisitors Pushed Conspiracy Theories At Impeachment Hearing

Expectations were set for the first public impeachment hearing on Wednesday: Democrats would mine the two diplomat witnesses for the details of President Donald Trump’s pressure campaign against Ukraine, and Republicans would attempt to turn the same conspiracy theories Trump sought as political dirt into headline news.
But the majority of Republican inquisitors kept arms-length away from the conspiracy theories that have driven Trump’s push for investigations in Ukraine. Only three Republicans, including the panel’s staff lawyer, brought up the zany theories.

For months, Trump and others pushed Ukraine to announce politicized investigations based on wild conspiracies — asserting that a Democratic …read more

Source:: TPM



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