I’m ready to believe that Volker was trying to do the right thing for US-Ukraine relations. But he decided to go along with Guiliani, Sondland, Perry methods that were wrong, and undermined official US policy solely to help Trump reelection. I wish he’d just say so.
NEW: Mulvaney, caught. The chief of staff said the White House held up aid to Ukraine to get Kyiv's help on a DOJ probe. Small problem: U.S. Ukraine rep Kurt Volker said that the Trump admin never officially asked Kyiv for any help.
MULVANEY, CAUGHT. THE CHIEF OF STAFF SAID THE WHITE HOUSE HELD UP AID TO UKRAINE TO GET KYIV'S HELP ON A DOJ PROBE. SMALL PROBLEM: U.S. UKRAINE REP KURT VOLKER SAID THAT THE TRUMP ADMIN NEVER OFFICIALLY ASKED KYIV FOR ANY HELP.