In exchange first reported by the Washington Post, House majority leader suggested to members that Trump was in Putin’s payroll – but claims it was a joke
In a 2016 conversation with fellow members of House leadership, majority leader Kevin McCarthy suggested that Donald Trump was on Vladimir Putin’s payroll.
This was an attempt at humor gone wrong. No surprise @WashingtonPost tried to contort this into breaking news.
Link : Top Republican recorded suggesting that Putin pays Trump