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Two OMB staffers quit after expressing frustration about frozen Ukraine aid, top official says

Breaking News EmailsGet breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings.SUBSCRIBENov. 26, 2019, 11:21 PM UTC / Updated Nov. 27, 2019, 1:29 AM UTCBy Dartunorro Clark and Josh LedermanMark Sandy, a career staffer in White House Office of Management and Budget, told impeachment investigators that two budget staffers left the agency after expressing frustrations about the unexplained hold on Ukrainian aid, according to new closed-door transcripts released Tuesday.Sandy said that one staffer, who worked in OMB’s legal office and whose name was undisclosed, told him they were leaving the agency, at least in part, because of their concerns regarding the hold on Ukraine security assistance ...