Sen. Kamala HarrisKamala Devi HarrisRand Paul introduces bill to end no-knock warrants The Hill’s Campaign Report: Biden campaign goes on offensive against Facebook McEnany says Juneteenth is a very ‘meaningful’ day to Trump MORE (D-Calif.) bashed President TrumpDonald John TrumpSenate advances public lands bill in late-night vote Warren, Democrats urge Trump to back down from veto threat over changing Confederate-named bases Esper orders ‘After Action Review’ of National Guard’s role in protests MORE on Tuesday for his criticism of Lt. Col. Alexander VindmanAlexander VindmanTrump pick for pandemic response watchdog pledges independence amid Democratic skepticism Federal officials fired by Trump face tough road in court Trump takes heat for firing intel watchdog during pandemic MORE, calling out the president as “a disgrace” for his attacks on the National Security Council (NSC) official currently giving testimony in House Democrats’ impeachment inquiry.

The 2020 presidential candidate criticized Trump on Twitter, saying, “You are attacking a decorated Army colonel.”

ADVERTISEMENTTrump sent off a series of tweets Tuesday morning, condemning the Democrats for their handling of the impeachment inquiry and seeking to cast doubt on the credibility of Vindman, the top NSC official for European affairs.

Trump again insisted there was nothing wrong with his July 25 phone call with Volodymyr Zelensky, in which he pressed the Ukrainian president for an investigation into one of his 2020 rivals. Trump’s push for a Kiev probe into former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenHillicon Valley: Biden calls on Facebook to change political speech rules | Dems demand hearings after Georgia election chaos | Microsoft stops selling facial recognition tech to police Trump finalizing executive order calling on police to use ‘force with compassion’ The Hill’s Campaign Report: Biden campaign goes on offensive against Facebook MORE and his son, Hunter Biden, came days after he delayed hundreds of millions of dollars in U.S. aid to Ukraine that had been approved by Congress.

Vindman indicated in his opening statement that he reported the Trump administration’s interactions with Ukraine twice to his superiors, but he said he is not the whistleblower whose report on the July 25 phone call pushed Speaker Nancy PelosiNancy PelosiTrump on collision course with Congress over bases with Confederate names Black lawmakers unveil bill to remove Confederate statues from Capitol Pelosi: Georgia primary ‘disgrace’ could preview an election debacle in November MORE (D-Calif.) to launch the impeachment inquiry.

House Democrats have faced criticism for holding these initial hearings behind closed doors, but they have announced they plan to hold the first public floor vote on the inquiry Thursday.

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