Cohen Claims Trump Lawyer Shaped False Statement to Congress

President Donald Trump’s former fixer, Michael Cohen, told Congress it was Trump’s personal attorney, Jay Sekulow, who suggested he tell lawmakers that the negotiations for Trump Tower Moscow ended in January 2016, even though they continued for months after that.

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Cohen Rips Trump Up and Down in Testimony to Congress

After spending much of the day telling lawmakers that President Donald Trump knew about attempts to hack Democratic Party emails and hush-money payments during the 2016 campaign, his prison-bound former personal attorney Michael Cohen closed out testimony before a House committee Wednesday by saying his loyalty to the president cost him everything.

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Hicks Acknowledges ‘White Lies’ for Trump, But Not on Russia

White House communications director Hope Hicks acknowledged to a House intelligence panel that she has occasionally told “white lies” for President Donald Trump but has not lied about anything relevant to the Russia investigation, according to those present for Hicks’ closed-door testimony.

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Congress Releases Redacted, Declassified Democratic Memo

Two weeks after President Donald Trump blocked the full release of a classified Democratic memo, the House intelligence committee published a redacted version of the document that aims to counter a narrative that Republicans on the committee have promoted for months — that the FBI and Justice Department conspired against Trump as they investigated his ties to Russia.

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