The poll shows Buttigieg leading the pack of 2020 Democrats with 25 percent of the vote.
President Donald Trump granted clemency to Army Maj. Matt Golsteyn and 1st Lt. Clint Lorance on Friday, who were accused of war crimes.
The finalized price transparency rule, implemented in January 2021, requires hospitals to disclose negotiated rates with insurance companies.
Yovanovitch dodged direct questions about whether she thought former Vice President Joe Biden’s son Hunter Biden serving on the board of the corrupt Ukrainian gas company Burisma was wrong or corrupt.
A State Department official told Agence France Presse at the time that demanding all previously appointed ambassadors resign was routine.
„I think it’s considered a joke all over Washington and all over the world,“ he said. „It’s a disgrace what’s happening but you know what, the American people understand it.“
„Didn’t they lie?“ Trump asked. „A double standard like never seen before in the history of our Country?“
Former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch denied that Ukraine had meddled in United States elections, although she admitted that there were „rumors“ of it happening.
„Everywhere Marie Yovanovitch went turned bad,“ Trump wrote on Twitter. „She started off in Somalia, how did that go?“
President Donald Trump released the transcript of his first call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on Friday just as the second round of public hearings began.