Mulvaney Acknowledges Assistance To Ukraine Was Tied To Investigating Corruption

October 17, 2019 - 4:24pm EDT
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White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney acknowledged in a press conference that assistance to Ukraine was tied to whether that country would investigate corruption.

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