The tweet came as Ms. Yovanovitch was testifying in the impeachment inquiry. The complete tweet read, “I have nothing but the utmost respect for the esteemed gentlewoman, Ms. Yovanovitch. We simply happen to have a respectful disagreement and an understandable difference of opinion. But I wish her nothing but the best in her testimony.”
Trump hopes to hold his fireside chat live on television and read the partial transcript of his phone call with President Zelensky of Ukraine released by the White House, in which he is accused of pressuring the leader to investigate Joe Biden and his son Hunter, as well as allegations of Ukrainian meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential election.