How will the GOP defend Trump amid public impeachment hearings?

Activists holding impeachment signs in Washington DC. Credit: Elvert Barnes  (CC BY-SA 2.0).

The impeachment inquiry enters a new public phase this week. Senior diplomats Bill Taylor and George Kent are scheduled to testify on Capitol Hill on Wednesday. Ahead of the public hearings, the GOP released a memo with talking points for the Republican committee members.

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Guest:
Alayna Treene - Axios reporter covering the White House and Congress Till Von Wachter, director of the UCLA California Policy Lab, UCLA economics professor - @alaynatreene

Host:
Madeleine Brand

Producers:
Sarah Sweeney, Michell Eloy, Amy Ta, Alexandra Sif Tryggvadottir, Rosalie Atkinson, Brian Hardzinski, Caleigh Wells