The Incredible Danger of a Foreign Policy Based on Quid Pro Quos

Part 3 of “Everything I Learned from the Impeachment of Donald Trump”

As I followed the impeachment proceedings, I began to realize that Trump and his inner-circle were involved in a myriad of quid pro quos in Ukraine that show exactly the kind of transactional approach to foreign policy that Gordon Sondland characterized as Trump’s modus operandi, that Trump “is a businessman — when a businessman is about to sign a check to someone who owes him something, the businessman…