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"Michael Collins lies to congress were special counsel. Robert Muller said serious Muller said Cohen obscure, just how lucrative the plan to build a Trump skyscraper in Moscow was and how it likely required the assistance of the Russian government. However, the special counsel said Cohen has taken significant steps to mitigate is criminal conduct and has gone to significant lengths to assist the Russia investigation. Cohen met with Muller seven times and volunteered. Information about his own conduct. And that of others on core topics under investigation Aaron Katersky. ABC news new President Trump is reacting to the sentencing recommendation, President Trump tweeting, quote, totally clears the president. Thank you. But in fact, the court filings say the president directed Cohen to make payments to hide extramarital affairs. And then a Muller memo's says the president's lawyer admitted to saying he lied about a Russian real estate project to make it seem as though the president had no Russian connections during the two thousand sixteen campaign Andy Field ABC news, Washington allegations of lying to investigate. In a new court filing special counsel. Robert Muller says former Trump campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, lied to investigators after signing a plea agreement about his contacts with a Russian associate and Trump administration officials manafort's lawyers have until Wednesday to respond in Virginia. The law has made and we will rejoice, and we will be glad demonstrators."