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Politics Lev Parnas Attorney Shares Video of Mike Pence With Indicted Giuliani Associate After VP Denies Knowing Him

15:35  21 january  2020
15:35  21 january  2020 Source:   newsweek.com

House Dems release new impeachment evidence related to indicted Giuliani associate

  House Dems release new impeachment evidence related to indicted Giuliani associate It also includes a previously undisclosed May 2019 letter from Giuliani to Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky. In the letter, Giuliani asked for a meeting with Zelensky as the former New York City mayor was pursuing investigations targeting former Vice President Joe Biden.The transmission, which reflects the unfinished nature of the House’s impeachment inquiry, comes ahead of an expected House vote on Wednesday to formally send the impeachment articles to the Senate for a trial.

The vice president has denied knowing Parnas after the Ukrainian American businessman accused him of working on an alleged scheme to pressure Ukraine's government. In the video clip, Parnas is seen holding the hand of Karen Pence and talking with her as the vice president stands by her side

The associate , Lev Parnas , told a representative of the incoming government that it had to announce an investigation into Mr. Trump’s political rival, Joseph R. Biden Jr., and his son, or else Vice President Mike Pence would not attend the swearing-in of the new president, and the United States would

Joseph Bondy, the attorney for Lev Parnas, shared on Twitter a video showing his client at an event with Vice President Mike Pence and second lady Karen Pence.

a screen shot of Mike Pence: US Vice President Mike Pence speaks during a © SAUL LOEB/AFP via Getty Images US Vice President Mike Pence speaks during a "Keep America Great" campaign rally at Huntington Center in Toledo, Ohio, on January 9, 2020. 

The vice president has denied knowing Parnas after the Ukrainian American businessman accused him of working on an alleged scheme to pressure Ukraine's government. "I don't know the guy," Pence said last week, CNN reported, calling Parnas's claims "completely false."

Giuliani associate Parnas says Trump 'knew exactly what was going on'

  Giuliani associate Parnas says Trump 'knew exactly what was going on' The indicted associate of President Trump’s personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani said in an interview that 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, who faces campaign finance charges, told MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow in an interview that aired Wednesday night.

Lev Parnas (born February 6, 1972) is an American businessman and associate of Rudy Giuliani along with Igor Fruman. Parnas , Guiliani, and Fruman are involved in the Trump–Ukraine scandal.

Lev Parnas , the indicted associate of Rudy Giuliani , has told associates that he and his business partner, Igor Fruman Reports of the President discussing Ukraine with Parnas and Fruman at a dinner more than a year ago undercut Trump's repeated claim that he doesn't know the pair.

In the video clip, Parnas is seen holding the hand of Karen Pence and talking with her as the vice president stands by her side, speaking to someone else. Towards the end of the 23-second video, Parnas is seen reaching towards Mike Pence, waiting to shake his hand.

Over the footage plays the opening lines of "September" by Earth, Wind and Fire: "Do you remember the 21st night of September? Love was changing the minds of pretenders while chasing the clouds away."

"Mike Pence does indeed know the guy," Bondy tweeted with the video, but gave no details of the context in which the vice president, his wife, and Parnas are together. Newsweek has asked Bondy for comment and further information about the video.

Bondy also shared a quote from the U.S. Ambassador to the E.U. Gordon Sondland. "Everyone was in the loop," Sondland said in his testimony about the alleged Ukraine scheme to the House impeachment inquiry.

Kellyanne Conway trashes Parnas claim that Trump knew about Ukraine moves

  Kellyanne Conway trashes Parnas claim that Trump knew about Ukraine moves The White House dismissed claims by an associate of Rudy Giuliani that President Trump knew of efforts to find damaging information about Joe Biden in Ukraine. © Provided by Washington ExaminerHouse prosecutors are considering whether to call the associate, Lev Parnas, as a witness in the impeachment trial.Kellyanne Conway told reporters to be wary of believing someone accused of breaking campaign finance law. She compared Parnas with other figures who fell from grace after giving anti-Trump interviews, such as Stormy Daniels’s former lawyer Michael Avenatti.

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Lev Parnas , the indicted associate of Rudy Giuliani who helped the former New York mayor hunt for dirt on former Vice President Joe Biden in Ukraine, allegedly claimed that President Donald Trump personally tasked him with a “secret mission” to pressure Ukraine to investigate Biden at a White

Newsweek has asked the White House for comment.

Parnas is a business associate of Rudy Giuliani, a personal lawyer and fixer for President Donald Trump. Parnas and another Giuliani associate, Igor Fruman, were indicted in October over alleged foreign donor schemes.

Following his indictment and amid the impeachment saga, Parnas has spoken publicly about his involvement in the alleged Ukraine scheme, releasing new documents and making various claims about the activity of key figures in and around the Trump White House, including the president.

Of Pence, Parnas told MSNBC's Rachel Maddow the vice president was personally involved in the effort to pressure Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelenskiy into announcing the opening of a corruption investigation into former vice president Joe Biden and his son Hunter Biden.

Lev Parnas: ‘I Felt Like My Family Left Me’

  Lev Parnas: ‘I Felt Like My Family Left Me’ In an interview with The Daily Beast, Lev Parnas––an ex-associate of Rudy Giuliani’s who’s at the heart of the impeachment scandal––said he’s determined to keep speaking out about his work in Trump World regarding Ukraine despite backlash. Parnas sat with Rachel Maddow for an MSNBC interview that aired Wednesday, and then with CNN’s Anderson Cooper for another interview set to run Thursday night. In his conversation with Maddow, he said President Donald Trump knew all about his efforts to pressure Kyiv to give him political favors. And he said that Giuliani told Ukrainian leaders that Parnas specifically spoke on the president’s behalf.

Lev Parnas , an associate of Rudy Giuliani who was indicted on campaign-finance charges, is now prepared to comply with requests for materials and testimony from Congress in the impeachment inquiry against President Trump. According to Reuters, Parnas aided Giuliani —Trump’s personal

Indicted Giuliani associate names Trump and more in Ukraine plan. Lev Parnas claims Trump was Parnas alleged that Trump ordered Pence to stay away at the behest of Giuliani to send a clear message The vice president called Parnas ' claim that he had participated in the effort to spur the

"These allegations are being made by a man who is currently out on bail for federal crimes and is desperate to reduce his exposure to prison," White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham told Newsweek in a statement last week.

"The facts haven't changed — the president did nothing wrong and this impeachment, which was manufactured and carried out by the Democrats, has been a sham from the start."

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The Justice Department on Tuesday rebuffed allegations by a lawyer for Parnas that the government had delayed turning over the information extracted from his phone to “frustrate” his ability to comply with requests for the data from a congressional committee. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) { medianetNativeAdOnArticle.

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