Attorneys for the whistleblower who first filed the complaint about President ’s July call with the leader of Ukraine defended their client in a statement Wednesday night amid ongoing efforts by the White House to undermine the person’s reputation.

In the , attorneys Andrew Bakaj and Mark Zaid wrote that the whistleblower, who remains anonymous, has “never worked for or advised a political candidate, campaign, or party” and said the person’s entire government career has been spent in “apolitical, civil servant positions.” Both the White House and Republican lawmakers have latched on to written by the intelligence community inspector general, Michael Atkinson, in which he wrote that the whistleblower had “some indicia of an arguable political bias … in favor of a

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