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Yahoo! BooksNov 17, 2019
Chris Wallace Accuses Top Republican of ‘Very Badly' Mischaracterizing Impeachment Testimony
Fox News Sunday anchor Chris Wallace repeatedly confronted House Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) on Sunday over the top Republican's characterization of last week's impeachment testimony, accusing the congressman of "very badly" misrepresenting the witnesses' positions.Wallace pressed the Trump-boosting Louisiana lawmaker on the upcoming testimony of U.S. Ambassador to the European Union Gordon Sonldand, asking Scalise if it was possible Sondland could "blow a hole in the president's defense" if he testifies that the president told him Ukraine aid was being held up unless the Ukrainian president publicly announced an investigation into the Bidens."Well, the president's defense is that those things didn't happen," Scalise responded. "And it's not just the president's word. President Zelensky himself said that the aid wasn't conditioned and there was no pressure.""The real bottom line is he got the money," the GOP representative added, reiterating a key party talking point. "Ukraine got the money."Wallace, however, pointed out that a dozen people listened in on the now-infamous July 25 call between Trump and Zelensky, noting that many of them became immediately upset that Trump pressed Zelensky on investigating a Ukrainian gas firm that Vice President's Joe Biden's son worked for."Those were [House Intelligence Committee Chair Adam] Schiff's witnesses," Scalise insisted."No, sir, they are career foreign service officers and these are people who wo
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