got quite… heated on Wednesday as he ranted about the media’s coverage of House Intelligence Committee Chairman (D-Calif.).
Schiff, the lead House impeachment manager, was praised by cable news pundits for his on day two of the Senate impeachment trial of President .
chief legal analyst Jeffrey Toobin described Schiff’s performance as the “second-best courtroom address… that I ever heard.”
“I thought the way he wove through both the facts of the case and the historical context was really remarkable,” he said.
Others, including CNN’s Wolf Blitzer and former Robert Mueller team lawyer Andrew Weissmann, lauded his speech as inspiring and powerful. Attorney George Conway said it was a “very coherent, cohesive narrative.”