Acosta: Trump is seizing on these Zelensky comments

As the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump moves into its next phase with the Judiciary Committee hearings, President Donald Trump and the GOP are criticizing the process and seizing every opportunity to discredit the inquiry. CNN's Jim Acosta reports.
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