CNN’s Jake Tapper confronted Sen. James Lankford (R-OK) about a Sunday morning tweet from President Donald Trump in which he went after House Intelligence committee chair Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA).
In the tweet, Trump wrote that Schiff — who served as the most prominent presenter of the case against the president during the Senate impeachment trial this past week — “has not paid the price, yet, for what he has done to our Country!”
Shifty Adam Schiff is a CORRUPT POLITICIAN, and probably a very sick man. He has not paid the price, yet, for what he has done to our Country!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) January 26, 2020
Tapper grilled Lankford about the tweet.
“Adam Schiff has been