Six times Trump's allies downplayed Trump's actions by pointing to his incompetence; When President Trump has been accused of wrongdoing, his allies often defend him by pointing to his lack of knowledge or awareness.
Over the past six weeks, congressional Republicans have floated more than a half dozen dishonest and deceptive defenses of President Trump's actions on Ukraine.
On Wednesday, they returned to a defense they have employed at other times during Trump's tenure: that he was too incompetent to engage in a quid pro quo with Ukraine.
"What I can tell you about the Trump policy toward the Ukraine, it was incoherent," Sen. Lindsey O. Graham (R-S.C.) told reporters Wednesday. "It depends on wh...