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White House's Mulvaney did not mull quitting over 'quid pro quo' flap

22 days ago   |   By Reuters

Acting White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney said on Sunday he had not offered to resign for indicating last week that U.S. President Donald Trump had sought a political favor from Ukraine in exchange for military aid, comments he has since retracted.
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Mulvaney defends Ukraine statements, says he didn't offer to resign

Mulvaney defends Ukraine statements, says he didn't offer to resign

22 days ago   |   By Politico

Acting White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney on Sunday again denied any “quid pro quo” in the handling of U.S. military funds to Ukraine, though acknowledging his White House news conference last week hadn't been “perfect.” "That's not what I said. That's what people said that I said," he told host Chris Wallace on “Fox News Sunday” of his Thursday news conference, claiming that “quid pro quo” was “reporters'” language, not his. "I have news for everybody: Get over it,” Mulvaney had told reporters Thursday at the White House. “There's going to be political influence in foreign policy.”...
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