Listen: President Trump, Special Counsel, Detroit discussed on KNX Afternoon News with Mike Simpson and Chris Sedens
"I'm Gary Nunn. In an extremely rare statement tonight a spokesman for a special counsel. Robert Muller's office has just disputed aspects of the BuzzFeed news reports circulating today regarding former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen and the president CBS news correspondent Bill Rakoff. The BuzzFeed story suggested that Michael Cohen was directed by President Trump to lie to congress about plans to build a Trump Tower in Moscow, but a statement just moments ago from Peter car of the special counsel's office says buzzfeed's description of specific statements to the special counsel's office and characterization of documents and testimony of tamed by this office regarding Michael Collins, congressional testimony are not accurate federal workers have joined politicians in Detroit today to protest the ongoing partial government shutdown now late in its twenty eighth day w w j reporter Vicki Thomas about one hundred federal workers rallying here in downtown Detroit. Demanding a vote in congress to end the government shutdown. Gregory Simpkins is president of AFG the union that also represents TSA agents. This harmful us. So what does he tell his members holdall, stay focus? Our job is to say laser focus, make sure that when you'll folks are folks who airplane that they're safe. Vicki Thomas for CBS news, Detroit. President Trump said today he will have a major announcement tomorrow regarding the government shutdown and the southern border crisis. A senior administration official says he will not announce a national emergency. But will present what the White House believes could be a deal to end the shutdown. Sentencing today in Chicago, former cop Jason Van Dyke will serve time in prison for killing seventeen year old LA Kwan McDonald Van Dyke is white McDonnell black Cook County judge Vincent gone. My findings aren't appropriate sentence would be Eighty-one months in the Illinois department of corrections two years. Mandatory supervisory needs vandyke faced up to twenty years for his second degree murder conviction and up to thirty years for each of sixteen counts of aggravated. Battery."