House Majority Leader Believed Trump Was Being Paid by Putin

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Date Originated: May of 2017
Categories: Donald Trump
House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy privately claimed that he believed Donald Trump was being paid by Russian President Vladimir Putin during a meeting with his fellow GOP House leaders. The recorded conversation caught McCarthy saying “There’s two people I think Putin pays: [Rep. Dana] Rohrabacher and Trump.” Speaker Paul Ryan immediately interjected and stopped the conversation from proceeding.
Source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/national-security/house-majority-leader-to-colleague...
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