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This Is Normal! Trump Claims Foreign Political Pressure Campaigns Happen ‘All The Time’

In light of news that State Department officials actively pressed Ukraine to announce a probe into former Vice President Joe Biden in exchange for a White House visit, President Trump is, once again, proclaiming his innocence.

After House Democrats released explosive text messages that show two U.S. ambassadors helped draft the exact language of a potential investigation announcement, Trump claimed his pressure campaign had “NOTHING” to do with politics or his political opponent and everything to do with “CORRUPTION.”

As President I have an obligation to end CORRUPTION, even if that means requesting the help of a foreign country or countries. It …read more

Source:: TPM