As White House struggles with impeachment strategy, Trump’s campaign takes the lead

(CNN)As the White House struggles to form a clear message and effective strategy to counter the fast-moving impeachment inquiry, President Donald Trump’s reelection effort is attempting to take the lead. While some of the campaign and RNC officials’ claims on the call Monday were misleading or inaccurate, it was the strongest, most concerted effort to defend Trump since the dam on impeachment broke late last month with a surge of Democratic support. For several days now, there has been grumbling inside the White House that there is no real strategy to counter Democrats, complaints that officials said were validated when not a single White House official appeared on television Sunday to defend the President. The White House has also not …