Some Background on Michael Cohen

February 27, 2019 10:55 a.m.

As we get ready for the questioning today I wanted to flag some early posts from early 2017 as I was looking into Michael Cohen’s background, his business history, ties to Russian emigres and Russian organized crime and his relationship with Trump himself. They hold up pretty well, though we of course know much more now. It’s All So Confusing (The Michael Cohen File). What Happened to the Michael Cohen Ukraine Dossier? “‘Says Who?’ – Piecing Together the Michael Story.” “What the CIA and FBI Knew About Trump Before 2016.”

Finally, from earlier this morning, my look at what was significant in Cohen’s prepared testimony this morning.

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