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Here's the transcript of Mick Mulvaney's Thursday press briefing - decide for yourself whether he confirms Trump's Ukraine phone call was an illegal quid pro quo

25 days ago   |   By Business Insider

On Thursday, White House acting chief of staff Mick Mulvaney seemingly admitted in a press briefing to reporters that the administration engaged in a quid-pro-quo with Ukraine to trade US military aid for investigations.
President Donald Trump is currently facing an impeachment inquiry over explosive allegations that he improperly used the power of the office to pressure Ukraine to investigate Democrats.
"Did he also mention to me in passing the corruption related to the DNC server? Absolutely. No question about that. But that's it, and that's why we held up the money," Mulvaney said...
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Mulvaney pours gasoline on the impeachment fire

Mulvaney pours gasoline on the impeachment fire

25 days ago   |   By Politico

QUID PRO SO WHAT? - Mick Mulvaney just handed impeachment investigators a gift. The acting White House chief of staff told reporters during a rare press briefing on Thursday that aid to Ukraine was tied to a request for a probe into the 2016 election, which is at the heart of Democrats' impeachment probe. “Did he also mention to me in the past the corruption related to the DNC server? Absolutely. No question about that. But that's it, that's why we held up the money,” Mulvaney said, blowing up weeks of GOP messaging. “I have news for everybody: get over it. There's going to be political...
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Former WH Press Secretary Tells Fox News Trump's Acting Chief of Staff Made a 'Terrible Mistake' During Press Briefing

Former WH Press Secretary Tells Fox News Trump's Acting Chief of Staff Made a 'Terrible Mistake' During Press Briefing

25 days ago   |   By Newsweek

Mick Mulvaney told reporters yesterday that the Trump administration uses quid pro quo "all the time with foreign policy." He later walked back the comments.
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