Prison » Trump Slams Cohen, Calls Out Obama Campaign Finance Violations

Zero Hedge
August 22, 2018

President Trump fired off a tweet early Wednesday slamming his former personal attorney, Michael Cohen, warning people: “If anyone is looking for a good lawyer, I would strongly suggest that you don’t retain the services of Michael Cohen!”

Trump’s tweet comes on the heels of Cohen pleading guilty on Tuesday to helping the President pay hush money to two women, which some have suggested was in violation of campaign finance laws.

Nearly an hour later, Trump tweeted: “Michael Cohen plead guilty to two counts of campaign finance violations that are not a crime. President Obama had a big campaign finance violation and it was easily settled!

In 2013, Politico noted:

President Barack Obama’s 2008 campaign was fined $375,000 by the Federal Election Commission for campaign reporting violations — one of the largest fees ever levied against a presidential campaign

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And as we reported early Wednesday, Cohen now wants to tell Mueller that Trump knew of an infamous 2016 meeting at Trump Tower and the Russian hacking of Democratic institutions before they took place, Cohen’s attorney Lanny Davis told MSNBC, deciding that…

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