House Majority Leader Believed Trump Was Being Paid by Putin
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May of 2017Categories: Donald TrumpHouse 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...