Listen: Mr. Cohen, Michael Cohen And President discussed on Coast to Coast AM with George Noory
"I'm Carmen Roberts. Fox News special counsel, Robert Muller's team files court documents, which show the president's ex-lawyer. Michael Cohen talk to Mr. Trump about setting up a meeting with Russian President Putin. Federal prosecutors in New York also filed sentencing documents for Cohen on Friday that report recommending at least four years in prison for Cohen despite his cooperation with investigators another filing from special counsel. Robert Muller offered no recommendation for prison time, but chastise Cohen for lying to congress about Russian contact. It also said Cohen has given the team useful information about conversations with Russian officials as far back as twenty fifteen joy Piazza. Fox news. Meantime, the special counsel's court documents filed about the president's former campaign chairman claim that he lied to. Prosecutors Muller's team says that Paul Manafort lied about communicating with the Trump administration and his interactions with a Russian linked to Moscow's spy agency manner. Claims he told the truth. The president says the court filing show. Prosecutors have nothing on him. He tweeted totally clear the president. Thank you. Fox's John Roberts has reaction from the White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders, saying quote of Manafort, the government's filing to Mr. Manafort cases, absolutely nothing about the president. It says even less about collusion and has devoted almost entirely to lobbying related issues. Once again, the media is tried to create a story where there isn't one. And then on Cohen, the government's filings, and Mr. Cohen's case, tell us nothing of value. That wasn't already known. Mr. Cohen has repeatedly lied in. His prosecution has pointed out to the court. Mr. Cohen is no hero. However, federal prosecutors say President Trump directed Cohen to make illegal payments to women to prevent a sex scandal during the campaign and crude oil prices and higher on Friday in New York after OPEC agrees to cut production.."