House Republicans have noticeably shifted their messaging in recent days to attempt to shield President Trump from a swelling body of evidence against him by subtly suggesting that key deputies involved in the Ukraine saga may have acted on their own.
And Trump is clearly ripping a page from their playbook.
According to the Washington Post, the new effort is focused on U.S. Ambassador to the European Union Gordon Sondland, Trump lawyer Rudy Giuliani and possibly acting White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney. The end game is to raise questions about whether the three acted on their own to mount the …read more