Republican leaders are stepping up to defend Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman against vicious attacks from President Donald Trump’s allies.

Republicans may quibble with the substance of Vindman’s testimony as they try to protect Trump from the fast-moving impeachment inquiry. But congressional GOP leaders say it’s out of bounds to question Vindman’s patriotism and allegiance to the United States, as some conservative pundits did on Monday night.

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