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BuzzFeed’s Report Has Been Disputed by Mueller, But Adam Schiff is Going to Investigate Anyway

BuzzFeed’s Report Has Been Disputed by Mueller, But Adam Schiff is Going to Investigate Anyway

By CHUCK ROSS, Reporter . House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff said Sunday he will “absolutely” investigate allegations made in a controversial BuzzFeed article even though the report has been directly disputed by the special counsel’s office. “Absolutely. Absolutely,” Schiff told CBS’s “Face the Nation” when asked whether he would investigate allegations laid out in a […]

Mueller’s Office Disputes Buzzfeed’s Report

Mueller’s Office Disputes Buzzfeed’s Report

By CHUCK ROSS, Reporter . The special counsel’s office is disputing a bombshell report published by BuzzFeed alleging that President Donald Trump instructed Michael Cohen to lie to Congress. “BuzzFeed’s description of specific statements to the Special Counsel’s Office, and characterization of documents and testimony obtained by this office, regarding Michael Cohen’s Congressional testimony are not […]

Trump’s Ex-Lawyer Didn’t Violate Campaign Finance Laws, and Neither Did the President

Trump’s Ex-Lawyer Didn’t Violate Campaign Finance Laws, and Neither Did the President

By Hans von Spakovsky / @HvonSpakovsky / President Donald Trump’s former attorney, Michael Cohen, may have been convinced by the Office of the U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York to plead guilty to a supposed violation of campaign finance law, but that doesn’t mean that what happened is actually a federal crime. In fact, […]

Prosecutors | Flipping Off the Law with Impunity

Prosecutors | Flipping Off the Law with Impunity

  by Thomas L. Knapp “It’s called flipping and it almost ought to be illegal,” US President Donald Trump said in a recent Fox News interview. “I know all about flipping …. Everything is wonderful and then they get 10 years in jail and they flip on whoever the next highest one is or as […]

Commentary | Not So Fast – Michael Cohen’s Plea Agreement Did Not Necessarily Implicate the President

Commentary | Not So Fast – Michael Cohen’s Plea Agreement Did Not Necessarily Implicate the President

By ELAD HAKIM On Tuesday, Michael Cohen recently entered a guilty plea and admitted to violating campaign finance laws by arranging hush money payments under the direction of an “unnamed candidate.” While Mr. Cohen did not directly name President Trump, many people automatically assumed that he was referring to then-candidate Trump and that his admission possibly […]

Trump Accuses Cohen of ‘MAKING UP STORIES,’ | Express Sympathy for Manafort

Trump Accuses Cohen of  ‘MAKING UP STORIES,’ | Express Sympathy for Manafort

Saagar Enjeti | White House Correspondent   President Donald Trump accused his former personal lawyer Michael Cohen of lying in federal court and expressed sympathy for former campaign manager Paul Manafort after his Tuesday conviction. I feel very badly for Paul Manafort and his wonderful family. “Justice” took a 12 year old tax case, among […]

Cohen Says He Violated Campaign Finance Law at Trump Direction

Cohen Says He Violated Campaign Finance Law at Trump Direction

Saagar Enjeti | White House Correspondent   Former presidential lawyer Michael Cohen claimed he violated campaign finance law at the direction of President Donald Trump during the 2016 presidential campaign, while pleading guilty in a New York Court Tuesday. *COHEN SAYS HE VIOLATED CAMPAIGN LAW AT DIRECTION OF CANDIDATE*COHEN DOESN'T NAME CANDIDATE WHO DIRECTED CAMPAIGN […]

MSNBC Issues HUGE Correction To Michael Cohen ‘Wiretap’ Story

MSNBC Issues HUGE Correction To Michael Cohen ‘Wiretap’ Story

 By CHUCK ROSS, Reporter . MSNBC issued a massive on-air correction Thursday to an NBC News report the U.S. government has wiretapped Michael Cohen, the personal lawyer to President Donald Trump. “Feds tapped Trump lawyer Michael Cohen’s phones,” read the headline of the initial NBC News story. At least one phone call Cohen had with someone at […]

FBI raids offices of Trump’s personal lawyer

FBI raids offices of Trump’s personal lawyer

Federal agents on Monday raided the New York offices of President Donald Trump’s longtime personal lawyer Michael Cohen, who made a $130,000 payment to an adult film actress who says she had an affair with the former real estate magnate.