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New Details Emerge on Ukraine’s Trump Admin Lobbying Blitz

Getty ImagesLobbyists representing then-Ukrainian President-elect Volodymyr Zelensky’s campaign met or corresponded with 10 Trump administration officials in the days surrounding Zelensky’s April election, according to foreign-agent filings with the Department of Justice.Those contacts, which occurred throughout April, coincided with an effort by President Trump and his personal attorney Rudy Giuliani to press for additional scrutiny of former Vice President Joe Biden’s son’s business dealings in Ukraine, efforts that are now at the center of an impeachment inquiry into the president. The Foreign Agents Registration Act filing shows extensive efforts by the new Ukrainian president’s team to open up channels of …read more

Source:: The Daily Beast


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