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Correcting the President’s Lawyers

Ok, I’ll go first:

The problem with the assertion that there was a “burden sharing” conversation during the July 25 meeting is this:

Congress had already approved the funds to Ukraine prior to the phone call without the condition of burden sharing.

Come to think of it, considering that the money was already allocated and was ready to be spent by the department of Defense, assuming the Ukrainians could actually get the funds from the Germans and the French, what was going to happen to the already allocated American money at the defense department? Where was it supposed to go? Under the mattress? Whose mattress?

I only ask.

Your turn.