[Ed. – Schiff sees the world through Ukraine phone call-colored glasses.]
Former House impeachment manager Adam Schiff said President Trump’s coronavirus response reminded him of the phone call with the Ukrainian president that formed the basis of the president’s impeachment.
“I don’t think we would have ever anticipated that his brand of narcissism and his brand of incompetence, sometimes his brand of malevolence, would be so fatal to the American people,” the California Democrat said on MSNBC.
“But probably, you know, the strongest echo of what we were talking about during the trial was when he was earlier talking about how he didn’t want to return the calls from governors, he didn’t want his vice president to return calls from governors, that weren’t saying nice things about him. … That was such a profound and disturbing echo of what he tried to do with Ukraine.”