Deputy WH Counsel Purpura Points Out That Chairman Schiff Cited “Fake” Transcript In Hearing

DEPUTY WHITE HOUSE COUNSEL PURPURAThat’s fake. That’s not the real call. That’s not the evidence here. That’s not the transcript that Mr. Cipollone just referenced. And we can shrug it off and say we were making light or a joke, but that was in a hearing in the United States House of Representatives discussing the removal of the President of the United States from office. There are very few things, if any, that can be as grave and as serious. Let’s stick with the evidence. Let’s talk about the facts and the evidence in this case.