President Trump on the South Lawn of the White House on Friday. (Jahi Chikwendiu/The Washington Post) IT’S BECOMING evident that the Trump administration’s corruption in Ukraine was not limited to the president’s pressure for politicized investigations that could help his reelection campaign.
We now know that Mr. Trump’s unjustified firing of the U.S. ambassador to Ukraine in May advanced the interests of two businessmen who made large contributions to his political campaigns.
According to reporting by The Post and other news organizations, Lev Parnas and Igor Fruman, two emigres from the former Soviet Union with checkered financial histories, made $630,000 in contributions to Republican candidates and political action committees beginning in 2016, including $325,000 to a pro-Trump PAC. This […]
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