White House Brazenly Admits, Then Walks Back Ukraine Quid Pro Quo – The Day That Was | MSNBC

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Acting White House Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney walked back comments he made earlier in the day suggesting that President Donald Trump held up military aid to Ukraine unless the President moved to investigate a conspiracy involving the President’s rivals. Mulvaney released a statement contradicting remarks he made during an earlier press briefing. Aired on 10/18/19.
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White House Brazenly Admits, Then Walks Back Ukraine Quid Pro Quo – The Day That Was | MSNBC

49 Comments on "White House Brazenly Admits, Then Walks Back Ukraine Quid Pro Quo – The Day That Was | MSNBC"

  1. The obvious question is whether there are enough Republican Senators to vote for the SCUM’s Removal from office. It would be a no-brainer for anyone who understands the Constitution and swore to preserve, protect & defend it. BUT Republicans don’t really care about the Constitution, their concerns are MONEY and getting re-elected.

  2. Stewart Professional Services | October 18, 2019 at 10:35 AM | Reply

    It turns out that not everyone has a scandal in Eastern Europe, that is just you man. A friend would say it!

  3. Wolves 🐺
    In wolves
    Clothing

  4. Mulvaney claims that things like this happen all the time. If impeachable offences are so common, we would be very interested in learning of the other examples. As a public servant, he should be prepared to list them. Now that we know he’s hiding information of constitutional violations, confiscate his passport and put him on the rack until he spills the beans.

  5. Too late the dam has broken, and they are drowning.

  6. Mulvaney should hire Giuliani as his lawyer/spokesman. Lol.

  7. Trumps impeachment party is going to make history. Have a designated driver. Honesty, Integrity, Character 2020

  8. *THIS WH ADMINISTRATION IS BIG JOKE*

  9. It’s hilarious these traitors have so much nerve they think they can confess, but then lie about it…

  10. He is going to be impeached and if the GOP is at all interested in salvaging a sliver of dignity from this catastrophe they should vote for his removal.

  11. I really think that Mulvaney did this on propose, he sees the bus coming and he wanted company under the bus. I don’t think it was a mistake, I believe it was done to implicated all that was involved in the scheme.

    • Wanda Greer k agree and he may be wanting
      To get fired but tell the truth before he goes lol

    • Nicholas Sweeting | October 21, 2019 at 5:40 PM | Reply

      Wanda Greer I’ve heard the argument that Trump told him to say that for two main reasons:
      1) It was totally unrelated to what he had been there to talk about. Sure the press asked him about the Ukraine story, but it would have actually been reasonable for him to say, “I’m sorry, but that’s not what I’m here to talk about. Maybe some other time.” And moved on.
      2) Trump didn’t immediately attack him and call him a moron. Because he told Mick to say it and if he called out Mick, it’s like admitting to himself that he was wrong. So he said “exactly the right thing”, it’s everyone else who’s “wrong”.

  12. This is no surprise. When you lie so much, it is highly possible to trip over a lie or two. I’m finding this episode with Mulvaney hilarious, he and Giuliani should get together and form a comedy duo called Dumb & Dumber, they’d be an instant hit with the Dem’s voting base. Unfreakinbelievable!!!

  13. Prediction: Next week Trump will claim he rarely talked to Mulvaney and that Mulvaney occasionally brought him coffee.

    • @Cool Beans change your name to refried beans

    • @Cool Beans the good nited States Court just made the ruling Donald Trump has to show us his eight years of taxes you’re going to be very disappointed Trump trash refried beans

    • Cool Beans Maybe English isn’t your first language, but being self made isn’t when another person gives you hundreds of millions of dollars. Trump is destroying America, not sure if its because he wants to, more likely because he’s stupid and greedy.

    • Yo-yos Tenbucks, There’s quite enough surreal fantasy crap going on, without you adding to it.

    • if it ain't foreign it's borin! | October 21, 2019 at 7:10 PM | Reply

      @Cool Beans you. are. nuts.
      -George CONway

  14. *To The 1st Crime Family & their Henchmen, “Uphold and Defend the CONSTITUTION of the UNITED STATES of AMERICA” is Left-Wing Extremism. Hopefully, the Courts will school them on the term TREASON*

    • Don jr and John McChan never testified for the grand jury for obstruction no double jeopardy

    • Varekai Ascendant | October 21, 2019 at 7:24 PM | Reply

      @Yo-yos TenbucksI READ THE FIRST LINE OF YOU POST and stopped. I DON’T READ INCOHERENT GARBAGE.
      You need PSYCHIATRIC HELP.
      HERE, CALL THEM.
      Help yourself and your family, CONTACT THEM.
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    • Varekai Ascendant | October 21, 2019 at 7:28 PM | Reply

      @nunya business There are still almost 200 SEALED INDICTMENTS THAT WERE DRAWN UP BY ROBERT MUELLER THAT HAVE NOT BEEN BROUGHT FORWARD. IT’S [ NOT ] OVER. THE SDNY AS SOME, SO DO OTHER STATES AND JURISDICTIONS.

    • @Varekai Ascendant it is far from over. Just getting started in some cases

    • Varekai Ascendant | October 21, 2019 at 7:52 PM | Reply

      @nunya business Dumbo Donnie has sooo many Lawsuits coming at him the experts estimate that it will take up to 10 YEARS before they’re heard, and there are new cases growing Daily. Here’s a few:
      LAWSUITS DONALD Trump faces:
      Trump has had 3,500 Lawsuits BEFORE he became Fake President.
      Trump has been sued more than 135 times since taking office and has been sued more than 100 times in ”federal court” since his inauguration.
      Here’s the ones that haven’t reached Court yet:
      1 ) Violation of the RICO ACT
      2 ) Roger Stone criminal trial
      3 ) The hush money investigation.
      4 ) Trump’s inauguration funding.
      5 ) Pro-Trump super PAC.
      6 ) Trump Organization insurance policies.
      7 ) Trump Organization real estate deals.
      8 ) The Trump Foundation.
      Note: Trump Foundation reached the courts in 2018 The Trump Foundation and Trump were both found guilty of lying and grifting. The Court Ordered the Foundation to be dissolved.
      9 ) Trump’s taxes.
      10 ) Trump’s golf club employing undocumented immigrants.
      11 ) The emoluments lawsuit.
      12 ) Michael Cohen’s legal fees.
      13 ) Summer Zervos defamation suit.
      14 ) House Intelligence Committee — subpoena refusals.
      (information)

      15 ) House Judiciary Committee – subpoena refusals (information)
      16 ) House Oversight Committee. – subpoena refusals (information)
      17 ) House Financial Services — subpoena refusals (information)
      18 ) House Ways and Means Committee — subpoena refusals
      19 ) House Foreign Affairs Committee — subpoena refusals (information)
      20 ) Senate Intelligence — subpoena refusals (information)

  15. Catherine Thatch | October 19, 2019 at 1:13 AM | Reply

    It was not a ‘walk-back’. It was a straight-up contradiction.

  16. We ve allowed this one person to make a mockery of our democracy, to the pleasure of china and russia. Both of which are eager to see the usa fall from its glory.

  17. It’s really scary knowing we have total morons running the country.

    • @urbanimage or if any of the democrats lies where true

    • @Michael Jordan Ah, a true believer. I’d direct you to Fox, but they seem to be losing the faith these days.

    • urbanimage at first I was getting upset reading your comment, thinking “how could this guy not think things aren’t as bad” lol, but then I saw what you were saying. And I completely agree. THANK GOD, these criminals in the White House were dumb enough to get caught. That’s the only saving grace here. If Trump were any percentage of intelligent, he would be much more dangerous.

    • Kathleen Lackman | October 21, 2019 at 9:35 PM | Reply

      Believe me a lot of us have known it has been scary for quite some time..Im sorry for those who are just coming to this conclusion..quite a shock I am sure..take a few days to absorb what this has done to our nation

    • @Michael Jordan the writing is on the wall…it’s so sad you and Trump can’t read

  18. “These are not the droids you’re looking for…..” – Mulvaney

  19. Telling the truth will not be tolerated. Bye-bye Mulvaney.

  20. Imagine when history is written and it says he actually confessed straight to their faces and nothing happened to him or them. The readers will be in total disbelief.

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