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Bolton Blasted Trump’s Ukraine Extortion: ‘I Am Not Part of Whatever Drug Deal Rudy and Mulvaney Are Cooking Up’

Three months ago then-National Security Advisor John Bolton warned administration insiders he would have no part of President Donald Trump’s off-the-books shadow government Ukraine extortion scandal. Bolton also apparently implicated both the president’s personal attorney, Rudy Giuliani, and the president’s acting chief of staff, Mick Mulvany. “I am not part of whatever drug deal Rudy and Mulvaney are cooking up,” Bolton told senior director for Russian and Eurasian affairs Fiona Hill to tell White House lawyers, The New York Times reports in a bombshell article late Monday night. Bolton, who resigned from the...
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National Security Officials Knew Trump Was Going to Extort Ukraine President Before Call – and They Rang The Alarm

The Washington Post has just reported that several national security officials were aware President Donald Trump – even before his infamous July 25 telephone call – would be trying to extort the president of Ukraine in a military funds for dirt scheme so egregious it has led directly to an impeachment inquiry. “At least four national security officials were so alarmed by the Trump administration’s attempts to pressure Ukraine for political purposes that they raised concerns with a White House lawyer both before and immediately after President Trump’s July 25 call...
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Trump Used His Office to Pressure Australia to Help Barr Try to Discredit Mueller Report

President Donald Trump in a recent telephone call pressured the prime minister of Australia to work with Attorney General Bill Bar to try to discredit the Mueller investigation. Just as it did with the still unreleased word-for-word actual transcript of Trump’s call with the Ukraine president, the White House “restricted access to the call’s transcript to a small group of the president’s aides,” The New York Times reports, calling it “an unusual decision that is similar to the handling of a July call with the Ukrainian president that is at...
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