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Envoy testimony reflects mixed picture on ‘quid pro quo,’ concerns over Giuliani role

Former U.S. envoy to Ukraine Kurt Volker, according to transcripts released Tuesday, pushed back on the claim that President Trump sought to withhold a meeting with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky until Kiev committed to investigate allegations concerning the 2016 election -- while also denying that Trump was seeking “dirt” on former Vice President Joe Biden.

The deposition transcripts, though, also reflect officials' concerns about the involvement of Trump attorney Rudy Giuliani in seeking politically related investigations out of Ukraine. Further, they offer varying accounts of whether a quid pro quo of some kind -- involving either a meeting or the release of U.S. military aid -- may have been presented.

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Democrats release hundreds of pages of testimony from Kurt Volker, former special envoy to Ukraine, and Gordon Sondland, U.S. ambassador to the European Union; Chad Pergram reports from Capitol Hill.