Who’s paying Rudy?

“Giuliani appears to have spearheaded Trump’s efforts to convince the Ukrainian president to open an investigation into Trump’s political rivals. Text messages released by Congress also show he was steering U.S. policy in Ukraine in a direction that alarmed career State Department officials, who thought it harmed U.S. interests there. …

“Despite playing such an important role in U.S. foreign policy, Giuliani — who is named in the whistleblower complaint that touched off an impeachment inquiry in the House of Representatives — claims not to be bound by ethics rules designed to prevent conflicts of interest and provide transparency into the financial interests that might influence public officials.”

A loophole in ethics laws lets Trump’s personal lawyer sidestep disclosure.

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