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September 25, 2019 - 4:55 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says the diplomacy he conducted this week is being overshadowed by a conversation in which he urged Ukraine's president to investigate Democratic political rival Joe Biden. Trump is telling reporters at a news conference that he met with nearly 20 different...
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September 25, 2019 - 12:46 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Utah Sen. Mitt Romney says that he has read the rough transcript of the call between President Donald Trump and the Ukrainian president and finds it "deeply troubling." Asked whether what he saw in the rough transcript amounted to direct quid pro quo, Romney said that "if the...
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September 25, 2019 - 11:23 am
By LISA MASCARO, MARY CLARE JALONICK and JULIE PACE Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington plunged into an impeachment crisis on Wednesday, as House Democrats opened an investigation into President Donald Trump's campaign season dealings with Ukraine. Trump repeatedly prodded Ukraine's...
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September 25, 2019 - 10:31 am
By MICHAEL BALSAMO and ZEKE MILLER Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump repeatedly prodded Ukraine's new leader to work with Rudy Giuliani and the U.S. attorney general to investigate Democratic political rival Joe Biden, according to a rough transcript summarizing the call...
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September 24, 2019 - 5:30 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) - House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has announced the House is moving forward with an official impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump. Pelosi made the announcement Tuesday from the speaker's office at the Capitol saying "no one is above the law." The move puts the Democratic speaker...
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September 24, 2019 - 3:28 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he has directed the release on Wednesday of the "unredacted" transcript of his July phone call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy. Trump has acknowledged that he discussed former Vice President Joe Biden in the call. Trump tweets Tuesday that...
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September 23, 2019 - 10:50 am
By LISA MASCARO AP Congressional Correspondent WASHINGTON (AP) — The top Senate Democrat is calling on Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to investigate a whistleblower's complaint about President Donald Trump's actions toward Ukraine. Chuck Schumer says in a letter Monday to McConnell that the...
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September 23, 2019 - 9:48 am
By STEPHEN BRAUN and LYNN BERRY Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — In 2014, then-Vice President Joe Biden was at the forefront of American diplomatic efforts to support Ukraine's fragile democratic government as it sought to fend off Russian aggression and root out corruption. So it raised eyebrows...
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September 21, 2019 - 7:39 am
By JONATHAN LEMIRE, MICHAEL BALSAMO and LISA MASCARO Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump urged the new leader of Ukraine this summer to investigate the son of former Vice President Joe Biden, a person familiar with the matter said. Democrats condemned what they saw as a clear...
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May 20, 2019 - 9:22 am
By NATALIYA VASILYEVA and EFREM LUKATSKY Associated Press KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian TV star Volodymyr Zelenskiy has sought to capitalize on his huge popularity, dissolving the country's parliament Monday minutes after he was sworn in as president. Zelenskiy, who won 73% of the vote last month...
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