Apr 11, 2018 - Economy

Trump denies part of NYT story on foreign cash for speech

President Trump called out the New York Times for reporting that Bob Mueller is investigating foreign cash Trump received for a speech, tweeting that the Times was wrong about who asked him to speak.

Yes, but: The Times says Schoen set up the speech. And Trump did not deny the speech itself or that Ukrainian Victor Pinchuk donated $150,000 to the Donald J. Trump foundation in exchange for Trump's appearance, via video, at a conference in Kiev, as the Times reported.

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