U.S. Ambassador William B. Taylor dishes further about Trump meddling in Ukraine. Taylor took the ambassadorship to the Ukraine job in May but by July was having serious doubts, according to his testimony yesterday before impeachment investigators in the U.S. House of Representatives. It had become clear to him that Trump allies were pursuing bizarre side goals in Ukraine that ran contrary to the work he was supposedly sent to do.
Taylor said that U.S. goals in Ukraine were “fundamentally undermined by an irregular, informal channel of U.S. policy-making” dedicated to digging up dirt that could harm President Donald Trump’s political …read more