Quid pro quo is out. Bribery and extortion are in. A poll shows 70 percent of Americans think Trump did something wrong. So Democrats are ratcheting up their rhetoric.
Pelosi's use of more aggressive language -- "bribery" and "extortion" -- reflects a realization by Democrats that the Ukraine narrative that they thought would be simple for the public to understand is not as clear-cut as they thought. ⁦