Josh Kovensky

Josh Kovensky is a reporter for Talking Points Memo in New York City. He previously worked for the Kyiv Post in Ukraine, covering politics, business, and corruption there. He is a graduate of the University of Chicago.

Articles by Josh

Questions are mounting over what role, if any, the Justice Department’s Office of Legal Counsel opinion preventing the indictment of a sitting president may have played in Manhattan federal prosecutors’ decision to back off from filing additional charges in the Stormy Daniels hush money case.

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Have Manhattan federal prosecutors let the Trump Organization off the hook?

That’s what seems to be happening. But thanks to U.S. District Judge William Pauley, who ordered that a ream of documents in Michael Cohen’s campaign finance case be released tomorrow, we’ll soon get a fuller picture of whether key people close to the President will walk amid serious — and substantiated — accusations of criminal wrongdoing.

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