WASHINGTON D.C. – Former Vice President Joe Biden, Nancy Pelosi, Chuck Schumer and a group of television hosts from CNN and MSNBC are all featured in President Donald Trump’s new ad that launched late yesterday.
Tweeting the video, President Trump added, “I AM DRAINING THE SWAMP!”
largely focuses on Biden’s efforts to force the firing of a Ukrainian official
who was reportedly investigating Ukrainian energy Burisma. Biden’s son Hunter
worked for that company and is reported to have been receiving $50,000 or more
per month in wire transfers from Burisma to his consulting firm.
was recorded at a Council on Foreign Relations event bragging that he told Ukraine
that if they did not fire the prosecutor investigating his son’s company, they
would not get $1 billion in United States assistance.
prosecutor is not fired, you’re not getting the money,” says Biden in the ad.
of a bitch, he got fired,” continues Biden, to laughter in the room.
The ad goes on flashing from Trump and Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelensky shaking hands recently at a meeting, to a series of television personalities from the two more liberal networks, “But when President Trump asks Ukraine to investigate corruption, the Democrats want to impeach him, and their media lap dogs fall in line.”
the election, now they want to steal this one,” the ad concludes, with a shot
of Pelosi and Schumer.
President Trump’s son Eric Trump tweeted that in the first 72 hours after Speaker Pelosi announced she would back the impeachment inquiry, the President had raised almost $15 million, including donations from more than 50,000 new donors.
You can view
President Trump’s new ad embedded in the tweet below: