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Union Raises Money to Help US Diplomats Pay Impeachment Legal Bills

FILE PHOTO: Jennifer Williams, special adviser for Europe and Russia in the Office of U.S. Vice President Mike Pence arrives on…

The union representing U.S. diplomats said on Monday it has raised tens of thousands of dollars in the last week alone to help defray the legal costs of foreign service officers who have testified in U.S. President Donald Trump’s impeachment inquiry.

The American Foreign Service Association (AFSA) also issued a statement defending U.S. diplomats after Trump criticized several of those who have appeared before Congress and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has said nothing specific in their support.

“These patriots go abroad to every corner of the world and serve the interests of the American people,” AFSA President Eric Rubin said in read more >>>

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