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Rick Perry says he 'absolutely’ asked
Trump to call Zelensky -- just not about the
Bidens

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Posted By: earlybird, 10/8/2019 1:45:18 PM

Vilnius, Lithuania - US Energy Secretary Rick Perry said Monday that he "absolutely" asked President Donald Trump "multiple times" to call Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, but about energy -- not the Bidens -- and said he is not leaving his role in the administration. Speaking at a press conference in Vilnius, Lithuania, Perry said that he told Trump that it was in the best interest of the two nations to have discussions regarding energy issues. His response comes on the heels of reports that Trump told lawmakers Perry urged him to make the July 25 call that has become a key focus of House Democrats' impeachment inquiry into the President. "Absolutely,

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Well, good for him. And he’s not leaving.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: drive 10/8/2019 1:54:10 PM (No. 201353)
Love Rick Perry. Was my first choice till he was sandbagged by GOPe. He was great for Teaxs. So glad he's staying.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: Right Time 10/8/2019 2:39:50 PM (No. 201396)
And Perry says reports by NYT and WaPo that he is leaving Energy are Fake News
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Rumblehog 10/8/2019 2:43:16 PM (No. 201400)
Hang tough, Rick. Let 'em know what Texans are made of.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: VAPMAN 10/8/2019 4:15:47 PM (No. 201479)
Is that an impeachable act to follow the advice of your energy secretary? Trump did talk about energy which led to corruption in the energy business which leads to discussion on the Bidens. It all fits together perfectly. Quid pro Joe had already alerted the world to his corruption by bragging about getting the Ukraine prosecutor fired thus it was an open topic for Trump to discuss.
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