President Trump’s former lawyer Michael Cohen is testifying before the House Oversight Committee on Wednesday morning as the Republican president holds high-level peace talks with North Korean leader in Vietnam.
Cohen told the House committee that Trump had advance knowledge of plans to release Democratic emails during the 2016 campaign.
Cohen also told Congress that President Trump has a history of racism.
Rep. Jody Hice (R-GA) grilled Cohen on his plotting with Democrats before today’s hearing.
Cohen implicated Representatives Cummings and Schiff with plotting and planning today’s hearing.
"This is the first time in the history of Congress we have someone testifying who's already been convicted of lying to Congress – congratulations"
Rep Jody Hice challenges Donald Trump's ex-lawyer Michael #Cohen credibility
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Cohen said Lanny Davis was not being paid(?)
Cohen admitted his lawyer team spoke with Schiff and Cummings.