Lev Parnas, an indicted associate of President Trump’s personal lawyer, Rudy Giuliani, said in two separate interviews that Trump was in on the entire scheme to get Ukraine’s government to announce that they were investigating former Vice President Joe Biden.
“President Trump knew exactly what was going on. He was aware of all my movements. I wouldn’t do anything without the consent of Rudy Giuliani, or the president. I have no intent, I have no reason to speak to any of these officials,” Parnas told MSNBC’s The Rachel Maddow Show.
Along with giving the interviews, Parnas has given House impeachment investigators a new cache of documents that also seem to contradict the president’s stated goals of wanting Ukraine to investigate overall corruption. Parnas told