Johnson says whistleblower complaint will make foreign relations tough for future presidents

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Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wis., said Sunday the whistleblower’s complaint about President Trump’s July 25 phone call with the Ukrainian president is going to make it difficult for future presidents to have private conversations with fellow world leaders.

“You know it’s going to be very difficult for future presidents to have a candid conversation with a world leader because now we’ve set the precedent of leaking transcripts, the weakening of executive privilege is not good,” Johnson said on NBC’s “Meet the Press.”

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Johnson added: “If the whistleblower’s goal is to improve President Trump’s relationship with Ukraine he

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