quid pro quo

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Jeff Katz
December 10, 2019 - 5:26 pm
House Democrats announced on Monday they would file two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump: abuse of power and obstruction of Congress. What was noticeably and ironically missing from these charges was the claim of bribery, which Democrats had been crying for weeks. There was...
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Jeff Katz
November 21, 2019 - 3:16 pm
The Associated Press was forced to delete an innacurate tweet in which it claimed President Donald Trump had contradicted Ambassador Gordon Sondland, when what the president said was actually a direct quote from Sondland's testimony. The now-deleted tweet read, "Contradicting the testimony of his...
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Jeff Katz
November 20, 2019 - 2:39 pm
As he was leaving the White House Wednesday afternoon, President Donald Trump spoke to reporters and recounted Ambassador Gordon Sondland's statement on Ukraine, saying it shows he never asked for a quid-pro-quo on Ukraine. In fact, it shows he explicitly said the opposite. Trump ended his...
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Jeff Katz
November 20, 2019 - 2:11 pm
How's this for a bombshell? During his testimony in the impeachment hearings Wednesday afternoon, Ambassador Gordon Sondland told questioners that President Donald Trump told him directly he wanted "no quid pro quo" on Ukraine, contradicting his opening statement in which he claimed there was a...
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Jeff Katz
November 18, 2019 - 1:58 pm
Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH) set the record straight on CBS' Face The Nation , telling host Margaret Brennan that "there was never this quid pro quo" Democrats have claimed exists as grounds for impeachment. Video of Jordan says Ukraine aid delay done in the "best interest" of U.S.
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November 05, 2019 - 2:41 pm
By MARY CLARE JALONICK and LISA MASCARO, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — House investigators released more transcripts Tuesday in the impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump, including hundreds of pages of testimony from two top diplomats deeply involved in the Ukraine matter. Kurt Volker...
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October 17, 2019 - 3:43 pm
By LISA MASCARO Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House acknowledged Thursday that it held up military aid to Ukraine as President Donald Trump pushed the country's new leader to investigate the Democratic National Committee in the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign, a central question in...
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