Tag: Michael Cohen

Jeff Zucker, President of CNN, is interviewed during a Financial Times Future of News event March 22, 2018 in New York. / AFP PHOTO / Don EMMERT (Photo credit should read DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Glenn Greenwald: CNN Dodging ‘Serious Ethical and Journalistic Questions’ About Lanny Davis Fake News Scandal

CNN is under even more scrutiny on Tuesday morning as The Intercept’s Glenn Greenwald unloaded a major story about the network’s public relations officials–at the direction, clearly, of management–and is refusing to be transparent about a fake news scandal that has engulfed the network and tarnished one of journalism’s all-time great leaders, Carl Bernstein of Watergate fame.

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Duncan Hunter Indictment Bumps Midterm Map: 63 Must-Win Seats for GOP

The indictment of Rep. Duncan Hunter (R-CA-50) by the Department of Justice on charges of campaign finance law violations last week has increased the number of GOP-held seats Republicans must win to maintain their majority in the House of Representatives by one.

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Turley: ‘Strange Evolution’ of GoFundMe Where People Can Purchase Testimony

During Monday’s “Fox & Friends,” George Washington Law professor Jonathan Turley hammered fundraising platform GoFundMe as a “site where you can essentially purchase testimony.” “It’s a strange evolution of the role of this site,” Turley said. “GoFundMe has become a site

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Scott Adams: If Donald Trump Goes Down, Hillary Clinton Goes to Prison

Scott Adams, the creator of Dilbert and popular political prognosticator, floated a theory of “mutually assured destruction” on Sunday morning: if prosecutors pursue President Donald Trump, he will make sure that Hillary Clinton and her allies go to jail.

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Avenatti: Hush Money Payments Make Trump’s Election ‘Illegitimate’

On Saturday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “AM Joy,” Stormy Daniels’ attorney, Michael Avenatti, argued that the hush money payments made by Michael Cohen make “Donald Trump’s election in the White House illegitimate.” Avenatti said, “Well, there’s no question that these payments were

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Cummings: This Week ‘Will Tarnish Our History Books for Generations’

During Friday’s Democratic Weekly Address, Representative Elijah Cummings (D-MD) stated that the past week has been “shocking and disgraceful” and “will tarnish our history books for generations.” Transcript as Follows: “Good morning, I am Congressman Elijah Cummings from the 7th

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Swalwell: Trump Would Have Been Indicted This Week if Not POTUS

Thursday on MSNBC’s “The Rachel Maddow Show,” Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-CA) weighed in on the Paul Manafort conviction and Michael Cohen plea this week, saying President Donald Trump would have been indicted if he were not the president of the United States. “As a former prosecutor, I don’t see

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Alan Dershowitz: Michael Cohen ‘Pleading Guilty to a Crime that Doesn’t Exist’ so Democrats Will Target Trump

Harvard Law School Professor Emeritus Alan Dershowitz said Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump’s former attorney, is “pleading guilty to a crime that doesn’t exist” to further Democrats’ plans to impeach the president. He offered his analysis during a Wednesday interview with Breitbart Senior Editors-at-Large Rebecca Mansour and Joel Pollak on SiriusXM’s Breitbart News Tonight.

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., talks to reporters during her weekly news conference, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, June 7, 2018. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Nancy Pelosi Tries to Downplay Impeachment After Michael Cohen Plea

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) said Wednesday that the impeachment of President Donald Trump was “not a priority,” even though fellow Democrats are pushing for their party to take up the issue if they win the midterm elections.

WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 22: Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer speaks at a news conference at the U.S. Capitol on May 22, 2018 in Washington, DC. Democratic leaders joined leaders of prominent teacher's unions to call for higher pay for teachers and greater investment in public schools. (Photo by Aaron …

Schumer Calls for Delaying Kavanaugh Hearings in Light of Cohen Guilty Plea

Wednesday on the Senate floor, Minority Leader Sen. Charles Schumer (D-NY) said in light of Tuesday’s guilty plea by the president’s former attorney, Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump’s nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court should be delayed. Schumer said, “During