This Friday, the White House released a transcript of President Trump's first phone call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky.
According to the readout of the call that was given to reporters back in April, the White House claimed that among other things, Trump "expressed his commitment" to "root out corruption" in the country.
But upon the release of the rough transcript this Friday, various reporters noted that there is no mention of rooting out corruption as the White House claimed back in April.
This seems notable. There's no mention of combatting corruption in the first transcript of Trump's call with Zelens… https://t.co/YyB9b4xdJn— Kaitlan Collins (@Kaitlan Collins)1573828408.0
As @kaitlancollins noted, the document the White House released today does not match its official "readout" of the… https://t.co/pSOudL7yg8— Daniel Dale (@Daniel Dale)1573828809.0