Washington (Reuters) – A leading proposal of the White House aide that President Donald Trump has sought a political interest from Ukraine to exchange military support that has sea strategic crimes by authorities and left
His Republican allies were flummoi and disappointed.
The White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney told reporters on Thursday that Trump decides to retain $391 million in aid to Ukraine that has been linked to his desire for an investigation by Kiev into a Debunked theory that a national commission Democratic (DNC) computer servers are held in Ukraine.
After several weeks, in which president
Arguing that he did nothing wrong, Mulvaney’s opinion, which he later sought to walk back, seemed to undermine the core arguments that Trump and his counselors had made against attempts to overthrow him from the office.
“Unless your ultimate goal is to get to vote sooner rather than later, I don’t see how to help,” he is a former formal administrator with relations with the White House.
“I don’t think it’s hurt in and of itself, but it’s a fragment of the puzzle that Democrats are building and an incident where they can point to the use of U.S. foreign policy to gain private politics , “he said.
One of Trump’s Republican, U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski, has been quoted in media reports as saying: “You do not keep up foreign aid that we have appropriated earlier for a political initiative. Time. ”
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