Russia – Mother Jones: Michael Cohen Accused Trump and His Family of a Lot of Crimes Today

During stunning testimony before the House Committee on Oversight and Reform on Wednesday, Michael Cohen, the president’s former personal lawyer, called his old boss “a racist,” “a con man,” and a “cheat” while detailing a laundry list of lies by Donald Trump. But Cohen also implicated Trump, and on a number of occasions, his family members, in an array of crimes. Here are some highlights:

Conspiracy to violate campaign finance laws

Cohen arrived at the hearing with copies of checks that Trump sent him while serving as president to reimburse the $130,000 hush-money payment Cohen personally made just before the election to Stormy Daniels, the porn star who says she had an affair with Trump. Cohen has already pleaded guilty to conspiracy to violate campaign finance law, leaving Trump as an unindicted co-conspirator in the case. But Cohen provided new details further implicating the president on Wednesday. He said he arranged with Trump and Trump Organization CFO Allen Weisselberg to receive the money in installments so that they resembled retainer payments. But that was a fake story: The installment plan they arranged was used “in order to hide those payments,” Cohen said—in other words, to avoid disclosing the payments to the Federal Election Commission and to the public.

Cohen conceded that this means he is asserting that Trump carried out a criminal conspiracy while he was president. 

Cohen also said he had checks that were signed by Weisselberg and Donald Trump Jr. Weisselberg has already received immunity to cooperate with prosecutors in the Southern District of New York. But Cohen’s testimony suggests that Trump Jr. could also be charged with conspiracy.

Obstruction of justice

Cohen has pleaded guilty to lying to Congress in past statements he shared with the House and Senate intelligence committees. Cohen admitted in his plea deal that he lied about the duration of Trump’s pursuit of the Trump Tower Moscow deal, falsely claiming that the effort did not extend well into 2016 in an effort to diminish the extent of any leverage Moscow may have gained over Trump through the putative deal.

Cohen said Wednesday that Trump did not explicitly tell him to lie, but used, in a sense, a code that Cohen said he understood from years of working for him to ensure Cohen did not reveal the extent of his company’s activities in Russia. “He would look me in the eye and tell me there’s no business in Russia and then go out and lie to the American people by saying the same thing,” Cohen said. “In his way, he was telling me to lie.” Cohen said Trump made it clear through “personal statements to me that we both knew were false…that he wanted me to lie.” This suggests that when he lied to Congress, Cohen believed he was doing so at Trump’s behest.

Cohen also said that Trump’s personal lawyers reviewed and edited his statements to the intelligence committees. He said the edits related to what he would say about how long the Trump Organization pursued the tower deal. If true, this might implicate Trump and even his lawyers in helping Cohen lie to Congress.

Asked which lawyers he was talking about, Cohen named Trump’s personal lawyer, Jay Sekulow, and Abbe Lowell, who represents Trump’s son-in-law, Jared Kushner, as the lawyers who reviewed his testimony. A person familiar with the legal team said Lowell and Sekulow had reviewed the testimony under a joint defense agreement. But the person denied that Sekulow or other Trump lawyers had edited the statement. “No one adjusted his time frame,” the person said.

In a statement after the hearing, Sekulow disputed Cohen’s claim:“Today’s testimony by Michael Cohen that attorneys for the President edited or changed his statement to Congress to alter the duration of the Trump Tower Moscow negotiations is completely false,” Sekulow said.

Perjury

Cohen said that in July 2016, he was in Trump’s office when longtime Trump adviser Roger Stone, who advised the president’s campaign, called. On speakerphone, Stone told Trump that “he had just gotten off the phone with Julian Assange,” the founder of WikiLeaks, Cohen says. Stone told Trump that “within a couple of days, there would be a massive dump of emails that would damage Hillary Clinton’s campaign,” Cohen recounts. Cohen later said that Stone’s call was put through to Trump by Rhona Graff, Trump’s longtime secretary, making Graff a potential witness.

Cohen also described standing in a room in June 2016 with Trump when Trump Jr. walked behind his father’s desk and said in “a low voice, ‘The meeting is all set.’” Trump said “Okay, good,” according to Cohen. Cohen said he later concluded that in this exchange, Trump Jr. had told his father about the June 2016 Trump Tower meeting where Trump Jr. hoped to get “dirt” on Hillary Clinton offered by a Russian emissary.

Both assertions could implicate Trump in perjury. Trump reportedly claimed in written answers to special counsel Robert Mueller that Stone did not tell him about WikiLeaks and that he did not know in advance about the 2016 Trump Tower meeting.

Cohen also suggested Trump committed perjury during a 2013 deposition when Trump denied having a relationship with Felix Sater, a convicted felon and former FBI informant who worked for Trump pursing deals. Sater would later team up with Cohen on a secret effort to win Kremlin support to build a Trump Tower in Moscow.

“I’ve seen him a couple of times; I have met him,” Trump said under oath. “If he were sitting in the room right now, I really wouldn’t know what he looked like.” Cohen told the committee that Trump lied in that statement; Cohen noted that Sater had used an office on the same floor of Trump Tower where Trump had an office—a sign of closeness to the president. Did Trump “lie under oath” in that deposition, Cohen was asked. “Yes,” Cohen said.

Cohen also testified that he had briefed members of the Trump family—he later specified that he meant Trump Jr. or Ivanka Trump—on the Moscow tower deal “approximately 10 times.” That’s not what Trump Jr. told the Senate Judiciary Committee in 2017: “I was peripherally aware of it, but most of my knowledge has been gained since as it relates to hearing about it over the last few weeks.” He was testifying to that panel under oath, and the discrepancy increases his chances of perjury charges.

That’s not all. Cohen said he knew of other criminal activity by the president, but said he could not discuss it due to his ongoing participation in federal investigations.

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1. Trump from Michael_Novakhov (197 sites): Lawfare – Hard National Security Choices: Document: Company Files Reply Brief Supporting Certiorari in Mueller Mystery Case

On Wednesday, the unnamed foreign company seeking to quash a subpoena in connection with the special counsel investigation filed a reply brief with the Supreme Court supporting its petition for certiorari. The brief is below.

 

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1. Trump from Michael_Novakhov (197 sites): Lawfare – Hard National Security Choices: Document: Christopher Hasson Indictment

On Wednesday, a grand jury returned a three-count indictment charging Christopher Hasson in the U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland with unlawful possession of unregistered firearm silencers, unlawful possession of unregistered firearm silencers unidentified by serial numbers, and possession of firearms by an unlawful user and addict of a controlled substance. Prosecutors allege in court filings that Hasson was planning a domestic terrorist attack targeting media outlets and Democratic politicians. The full indictment is below.

 

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Cohen says Trump told him to lie about Stormy Daniels payments – live  The Guardian

President’s former lawyer testified Trump told him to say Trump had no knowledge of payments Cohen made to Daniels.

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Michael Cohen: ‘I am ashamed because I know what Mr. Trump is’  POLITICO

The president’s former lawyer and fixer reveals documents he says shows Trump’s net worth, as well as receipts of payments to Stormy Daniels.

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Palmer Report: Michael Cohen may have just sent Donald Trump Jr to prison

Michael Cohen is still just getting started with his public testimony before the House Oversight Committee. Cohen has condemned himself while condemning Donald Trump, and he’s produced documents to corroborate much of what he’s saying. There was one moment that may get overlooked by the media and the public, but will end up proving key for prosectors – and it’s the worst news possible for Donald Trump Jr.


Michael Cohen actually dropped two bombs on Donald Trump Jr this morning, and no, I’m not talking about the fact that Cohen insulted Junior’s judgment and intelligence. What truly stood out is that Cohen implicated Junior in two specific crimes. We’ll see what comes of Cohen’s claim that the witnesses Junior discussing with his father the Trump Tower meeting with the Russians. Cohen doesn’t have proof of this, and we don’t yet know if other witnesses in the room are also cooperating. But it’s the other Trump Jr revelation that may be the most immediately problematic for Junior.




Cohen produced a “reimbursement” check today that was signed by Donald Trump Jr and Trump Organization CFO Allen Weisselberg. Oops. This was a financial reward for a crime that Cohen committed, and anyone signing this check would have known it. Weisselberg reportedly has an immunity deal with federal prosecutors. Does Donald Trump Jr have an immunity deal? We think not.




Michael Cohen just opened the door for the House Oversight Committee to subpoena Weisselberg and Donald Trump Jr to publicly testify about this payoff and signed check. Weisselberg will cooperate, and he’ll probably end up incriminating Junior on live national television. That’s before Junior gets hauled in and has to answer the question himself under penalty of perjury.



In any case, keep in mind that Robert Mueller and SDNY already have copies of all the evidence that Michael Cohen is presenting today, and surely a whole lot more evidence we haven’t seen yet. Whether Donald Trump Jr ends up being convicted for criminally conspiring with Russia or not, he’ll definitely be convicted for his financial crimes. It looks like Cohen has already sent Junior to prison; it’s just a matter of time before it all plays out.



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“Andrew McCabe” – Google News: Michael Cohen says Donald Trump knew of campaign’s Russia link – live – The Guardian

Michael Cohen says Donald Trump knew of campaign’s Russia link – live  The Guardian

The president’s former lawyer is to deliver explosive public testimony before the House oversight committee.

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Donald Trump | The Guardian: Donald Trump ‘a racist, a conman’ who committed crimes as president – Cohen

In explosive public testimony before Congress, Donald Trump’s former attorney Michael Cohen cast the president as a “racist” and a “conman” who engaged in criminal activity after taking office as president to cover up an illegal hush money payment to an adult film actor.

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Michael Cohen live updates: Trump’s ex-lawyer explains what made him reach several ‘breaking points’ – The San Diego Union-Tribune

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Michael Cohen provided a glimpse of what could become an area of liability for President Trump with internal records he brought to the House committee.

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1:43 PM 2/27/2019 – Michael Cohen’s Satory Moment: Now he knows what Trump is.



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Michael Cohen just stuck a dagger into Donald Trump

Let me begin by saying I believe every word of Michael Cohen’s opening statement to Congress. There sometimes comes into the life of a person a moment of clarity when they know in the deepest reaches of their being that nothing short of the truth will serve. I believe that moment finally arrived with Mr Cohen and it is reflected in his statement. Say what you will about Mr Cohen as a human being, and I can think of much that is savagely and deservedly deprecatory, his opening statement has the unalloyed, unmistakable ring of truth.


From his identifying, for the record, that Donald Trump really and truly is “Individual 1” in the Mueller investigation, to his characterizing Trump as a bigot, a liar, a thief, a conman and a racist, it all summoned for me the Donald Trump I have grown to know and despise with an illuminating honesty that simply cannot be counterfeited.

 



But there was one item, a minor item really, if extortion can be called “minor,” that stuck out for me in particular, one that I did not want to get lost in that breathtaking catalog of Trump malfeasance. It was when Cohen said he was providing copies of letters to Congress that he wrote on Trump’s behest, among which that included a “direction that threatened his high school, colleges, and the College Board not to release his grades or SAT scores.”

 



What pricked my memory about that is I recalled from the days when I took my own SAT test that a sufficiently high SAT score, when taken before 1994, can serve as an entree to the high IQ society “Mensa.” I further recall that, when Trump learned that Rex Tillerson referred to him as a “moron,” Trump crowed that he would happily challenge Rex Tillerson to an IQ test.

 

Well, as surely as a capital “T” rhymes with “P” that stands for “pool,” Trump has another bit of trouble that has come home to roost in the form of a lie. I’m guessing that if his SAT score is poor, and an SAT score is commensurate with an IQ score, Donald Trump’s IQ may very well turn out to be quite low indeed. And let’s face it, if it were otherwise he certainly wouldn’t ask his fixer to hide it now, would he? Trump is many things, modest isn’t one of them.


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There are also revelations about that Trump Tower meeting, while some of Cohen’s fiercest attacks are reserved for Donald Trump Jr, who – according to Cohen, Trump Sr would frequently say “had the worst judgment of anyone in the world”.
Donald Trump is a man who ran for office to make his brand great, not to make our country great. He had no desire or intention to lead this nation – only to market himself and to build his wealth and power.
Mr Trump would often say, this campaign was going to be the “greatest infomercial in political history.” He never expected to win the primary. He never expected to win the general election. The campaign – for him – was always a marketing opportunity.
I remember being in the room with Mr Trump, probably in early June 2016, when something peculiar happened. Don Jr came into the room and walked behind his father’s desk – which in itself was unusual.
People didn’t just walk behind Mr. Trump’s desk to talk to him. I recalled Don Jr leaning over to his father and speaking in a low voice, which I could clearly hear, and saying: “The meeting is all set.” I remember Mr. Trump saying, “Ok good…let me know.”
What struck me as I looked back and thought about that exchange between Don Jr. and his father was, first, that Mr. Trump had frequently told me and others that his son Don Jr. had the worst judgment of anyone in the world. And also, that Don Jr. would never set up any meeting of any significance alone – and certainly not without checking with his father.

Right on cue… here’s the check Cohen is going to present to Democrats and Republicans in a little while.
You’ll notice Donald Trump’s distinctive signature. (Does he only have one pen?)

This is the check Michael Cohen is providing to Congress, dated Aug. 1, 2017, for $35,000. It doesn’t show what the payment was for, but Cohen will testify the check was signed by Trump to reimburse “illegal hush money I paid on his behalf” https://t.co/cFO6TlvNH5 pic.twitter.com/aAiyz7KoQ6

The time difference in Hanoi is 12 hours ahead of America’s east coast, so Donald Trump has been pinging out tweets for a while already today. Here he is on Cohen:

Michael Cohen was one of many lawyers who represented me (unfortunately). He had other clients also. He was just disbarred by the State Supreme Court for lying & fraud. He did bad things unrelated to Trump. He is lying in order to reduce his prison time. Using Crooked’s lawyer!
I have now spent more time in Vietnam than Da Nang Dick Blumenthal, the third rate Senator from Connecticut (how is Connecticut doing?). His war stories of his heroism in Vietnam were a total fraud – he was never even there. We talked about it today with Vietnamese leaders!
Michael Cohen on Trump deferring his Vietnam service.

Blimey. pic.twitter.com/f4cfvDJP4e

Michael Cohen is due before the House committee at 10am. He shared his testimony with reporters last night and it is… unflinching.

As well as those assertions of Trump being a “racist”, a “conman” and a “cheat”, Cohen will tell members of Congress that the president implicitly directed him to lie to Congress.
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•Michael Cohen will call Donald Trump a “cheat, conman and racist” at a Congressional hearing this morning – and tell officials that Trump was aware a longtime adviser was communicating with WikiLeaks during his presidential campaign.
Cohen is due to give testimony before the House oversight and reform committee on investigations relating to Trump’s 2016 campaign.
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    Michael Cohen turned over a tranche of documents to Congress on Wednesday that showed President Donald Trump’s personal net worth, Trump’s reimbursements for a hush-money payment, and other items that the president’s former attorney and fixer says reveal the true character of the commander-in-chief.

    One of the documents, titled “Donald J. Trump Summary of Net Worth As of March 31, 2013,” shows Trump with a net worth of approximately $8.6 billion. Cohen also provided the committee with copies of a $35,000 check signed by Trump as reimbursement to Cohen for the $130,000 payment to buy the silence of adult film actress Stormy Daniels, who alleges that she and Trump had an affair.

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    “I am ashamed because I know what Mr. Trump is,” Cohen said Wednesday in his opening statement to the House Oversight Committee. “He is a racist, he is a conman, and he is a cheat.”

    Cohen added that the documents he provided to the panel prove that Trump engaged in “illicit” acts and painted a misleading picture of his personal wealth.

    “It was my experience that Mr. Trump inflated his total assets when it served his purposes, such as trying to be listed among the wealthiest people in Forbes, and deflated his assets to reduce his real estate taxes,” Cohen said.

    Cohen’s testimony didn’t just take on Trump.

    Departing from an early version of his prepared remarks, Cohen said during his opening statement that the president’s oldest son, Donald Trump Jr., and longtime Trump Organization chief financial officer Allen Weisselberg, had also signed checks reimbursing him for the hush money payments.

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    Initially, Democrats had signaled Cohen’s testimony would not cover topics directly under the purview of special counsel Robert Mueller and his probe into Russian interference with the 2016 election. But Cohen in his opening remarks nonetheless discussed the investigation.

    In one bombshell disclosure, Cohen contradicted the president’s written testimony last year to the special counsel by recounting a conversation he overhead in Trump’s office in Trump Tower in July 2016 when longtime Trump associate Roger Stone was put on speakerphone to report back what he’d just discussed with WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. During that call, Stone reported that Assange had told him “within a couple days there would be a massive dump of emails that would damage Hillary Clinton’s campaign,” Cohen said.

    “Mr. Trump responded by stating to the effect, ‘wouldn’t that be great,’” Cohen testified.

    Democrats immediately scrutinized Cohen’s claims about Trump’s conversations with Stone. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-Fla.), who chaired the Democratic National Committee at the time of the WikiLeaks email disclosures, questioned Cohen about Stone’s role as a longtime Trump confidant and, briefly, an adviser to the Trump campaign.

    “He frequently reached out to Mr. Trump, and Mr. Trump was very happy to take his calls,” Cohen said, adding that Trump’s “desire to win would have him work with anyone.”

    Cohen also offered new details about Trump’s apparent knowledge of the June 2016 Trump Tower meeting involving a Russian lawyer who offered dirt on Clinton to Donald Trump Jr. and other senior campaign officials. He said he was in a room with Trump early that month “when something peculiar happened,” noting the president’s son came into the room and walked behind his father’s desk.

    “Which in and of itself was unusual, people didn’t just walk behind Mr. Trump’s desk to talk to him,” Cohen said. He recalled hearing Donald Trump Jr. say to his father in a low voice, “The meeting is all set.”

    “I remember, Mr. Trump saying, ‘Okay, good, let me know,” Cohen testified, adding that Trump had frequently told him and others “that his son Don Jr. had the worst judgment of anyone in the world, and also that Don Jr. would never set up any meeting of significance alone and certainly not without checking with his father.”

    Trump’s personal lawyers are reviewing Cohen’s written statement and will be listening to testimony and plan to comment as the day progresses. “We will see what he says and if he is effectively challenged. We will play it by ear,” Rudy Giuliani wrote to POLITICO by text.

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    In an email to POLITICO, Stone dismissed the testimony that referenced him. “Mr. Cohen’s statement is not true,” Stone wrote.

    A lawyer for Donald Trump Jr. did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

    Mueller’s spokesman declined comment when asked about Cohen’s testimony and whether the special counsel’s office had a chance to review it. A spokesman for the Southern District of New York, the U.S. attorney’s office where Cohen pleaded guilty, also declined comment.

    Wednesday’s highly anticipated hearing devolved into a partisan shouting match within seconds of Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-Md.), the panel’s chairman, gaveling it to a start. Several Republicans interrupted with complaints that they didn’t get Cohen’s prepared testimony and the evidence he was providing sufficiently in advance of the hearing.

    With Cohen watching silently from the witness table, Rep. Mark Meadows, a conservative leader and close Trump ally, said Cohen had intentionally violated the panel’s rules and demanded the hearing be postponed.

    “When you were in the minority, you wouldn’t have stood for it and I can tell you that we should not stand for it as a body,” Meadows said.

    Democrats responded by forcing a roll call vote knocking down the GOP request. “You’ve made it clear that you do not want the American people to hear what Mr. Cohen has to say, but the American people have a right to hear him. So we’re going to proceed. The American people can judge his credibility for themselves,” Cummings said.

    Republicans largely used the hearing to portray Cohen as an untrustworthy witness who sought to advance himself rather than to protect the president. Ohio Rep. Jim Jordan, the committee’s top Republican, suggested that Cohen was positioning himself for a job in the White House.

    Rep. Mark Green (R-Tenn.) echoed Jordan’s criticism, calling Cohen “a fake witness and his presence here is a travesty.”

    Cohen — who is scheduled to report to federal prison in May after pleading guilty to lying to Congress and for financial crimes related to the hush-money payment — expressed remorse for working as the president’s fixer. He testified that he was no longer interested in protecting the president, who repeatedly claimed he had no knowledge of the hush-money payments to Daniels.

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    Michael Cohen just stuck a dagger into Donald Trump

    Let me begin by saying I believe every word of Michael Cohen’s opening statement to Congress. There sometimes comes into the life of a person a moment of clarity when they know in the deepest reaches of their being that nothing short of the truth will serve. I believe that moment finally arrived with Mr Cohen and it is reflected in his statement. Say what you will about Mr Cohen as a human being, and I can think of much that is savagely and deservedly deprecatory, his opening statement has the unalloyed, unmistakable ring of truth.


    From his identifying, for the record, that Donald Trump really and truly is “Individual 1” in the Mueller investigation, to his characterizing Trump as a bigot, a liar, a thief, a conman and a racist, it all summoned for me the Donald Trump I have grown to know and despise with an illuminating honesty that simply cannot be counterfeited.




    But there was one item, a minor item really, if extortion can be called “minor,” that stuck out for me in particular, one that I did not want to get lost in that breathtaking catalog of Trump malfeasance. It was when Cohen said he was providing copies of letters to Congress that he wrote on Trump’s behest, among which that included a “direction that threatened his high school, colleges, and the College Board not to release his grades or SAT scores.”




    What pricked my memory about that is I recalled from the days when I took my own SAT test that a sufficiently high SAT score, when taken before 1994, can serve as an entree to the high IQ society “Mensa.” I further recall that, when Trump learned that Rex Tillerson referred to him as a “moron,” Trump crowed that he would happily challenge Rex Tillerson to an IQ test.



    Well, as surely as a capital “T” rhymes with “P” that stands for “pool,” Trump has another bit of trouble that has come home to roost in the form of a lie. I’m guessing that if his SAT score is poor, and an SAT score is commensurate with an IQ score, Donald Trump’s IQ may very well turn out to be quite low indeed. And let’s face it, if it were otherwise he certainly wouldn’t ask his fixer to hide it now, would he? Trump is many things, modest isn’t one of them.



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    “Felix Sater” – Google News: Cohen testimony on Trump: From chilling racism to Russia collusion, the devastating claims that could hasten president’s White House exit – The Independent

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    Donald Trump’s former lawyer Michael Cohen will provide testimony before Congress today.

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    The full text of Michael Cohen’s statement to Congress

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    Trump’s former personal lawyer told a House committee that Trump knew ahead of time that WikiLeaks had emails damaging to Clinton.

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    Michael Cohen to call Donald Trump a cheat, conman and racist – live news

    The president’s former lawyer is to deliver explosive public testimony before the House oversight committee

    That Michael Cohen statement really is a belter. According to Cohen, Trump never wanted to be president, but saw his campaign as a marketing opportunity.

    There are also revelations about that Trump Tower meeting, while some of Cohen’s fiercest attacks are reserved for Donald Trump Jr, who – according to Cohen, Trump Sr would frequently say “had the worst judgment of anyone in the world”.

    Donald Trump is a man who ran for office to make his brand great, not to make our country great. He had no desire or intention to lead this nation – only to market himself and to build his wealth and power.

    Mr Trump would often say, this campaign was going to be the “greatest infomercial in political history.” He never expected to win the primary. He never expected to win the general election. The campaign – for him – was always a marketing opportunity.

    I remember being in the room with Mr Trump, probably in early June 2016, when something peculiar happened. Don Jr came into the room and walked behind his father’s desk – which in itself was unusual.

    People didn’t just walk behind Mr. Trump’s desk to talk to him. I recalled Don Jr leaning over to his father and speaking in a low voice, which I could clearly hear, and saying: “The meeting is all set.” I remember Mr. Trump saying, “Ok good…let me know.”

    What struck me as I looked back and thought about that exchange between Don Jr. and his father was, first, that Mr. Trump had frequently told me and others that his son Don Jr. had the worst judgment of anyone in the world. And also, that Don Jr. would never set up any meeting of any significance alone – and certainly not without checking with his father.

    Right on cue… here’s the check Cohen is going to present to Democrats and Republicans in a little while.

    You’ll notice Donald Trump’s distinctive signature. (Does he only have one pen?)

    This is the check Michael Cohen is providing to Congress, dated Aug. 1, 2017, for $35,000. It doesn’t show what the payment was for, but Cohen will testify the check was signed by Trump to reimburse “illegal hush money I paid on his behalf” https://t.co/cFO6TlvNH5 pic.twitter.com/aAiyz7KoQ6

    The time difference in Hanoi is 12 hours ahead of America’s east coast, so Donald Trump has been pinging out tweets for a while already today. Here he is on Cohen:

    Michael Cohen was one of many lawyers who represented me (unfortunately). He had other clients also. He was just disbarred by the State Supreme Court for lying & fraud. He did bad things unrelated to Trump. He is lying in order to reduce his prison time. Using Crooked’s lawyer!

    I have now spent more time in Vietnam than Da Nang Dick Blumenthal, the third rate Senator from Connecticut (how is Connecticut doing?). His war stories of his heroism in Vietnam were a total fraud – he was never even there. We talked about it today with Vietnamese leaders!

    Michael Cohen on Trump deferring his Vietnam service.

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    Michael Cohen is due before the House committee at 10am. He shared his testimony with reporters last night and it is… unflinching.

    As well as those assertions of Trump being a “racist”, a “conman” and a “cheat”, Cohen will tell members of Congress that the president implicitly directed him to lie to Congress.

    Related: Michael Cohen testimony: key excerpts to reveal ‘truth about Trump’

    •Michael Cohen will call Donald Trump a “cheat, conman and racist” at a Congressional hearing this morning – and tell officials that Trump was aware a longtime adviser was communicating with WikiLeaks during his presidential campaign.

    Cohen is due to give testimony before the House oversight and reform committee on investigations relating to Trump’s 2016 campaign.

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    As Kim Jong-un prepared for his second meeting with Donald Trump to discuss denuclearisation, the North Korean media were playing up the prospects for a breakthrough, describing the country as “boiling like a crucible” with expectation.

    Rodong Sinmun, the official newspaper of the ruling Workers’ party of Korea, devoted its entire front page to Kim’s arrival in Hanoi the previous day, replete with colour photos designed to burnish his credentials as an emerging global leader. In the accompanying story, prominence was given to the “enthusiastic” greeting Kim had been given by the Vietnamese people.

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