More News:

February 27, 2019

Twitter reacts to Michael Cohen's scathing testimony about Trump

The president's former personal attorney answered questions from House Oversight Committee members on Wednesday

Politics Michael Cohen
227MichaelCohenHouseCommitteeTestimony Jack Gruber/USA TODAY

Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's longtime personal attorney, testifies before the House Committee on Oversight and Reform on Feb. 27, 2019 in Washington. Cohen was sentenced to three years in prison for a series of federal crimes, including campaign finance violations and tax evasion.

Michael Cohen is appearing in front of the House Oversight Committee on Wednesday to discuss his personal and professional dealings with President Donald Trump.

During the prepared portion of his testimony Cohen called Trump a "racist," a "conman" and a "cheat." Cohen's testimony also provided more insight into Trump's contact with Russia during the 2016 election, his payments to Stormy Daniels, and the president's personal taxes.


LATEST: Michael Cohen offers wide-ranging testimony to House committee about personal, business dealing with Trump


Cohen, Trump's former personal lawyer, was sentenced to three years in prison for a series of federal crimes, including campaign finance violations and tax evasion.

Watch Cohen's testimony before the House live here.

Here's what Twitter had to say. We'll be updating this as the hearing progresses.





Follow Emily & PhillyVoice on Twitter @emily_rolen | @thePhillyVoice
Like us on Facebook: PhillyVoice
Add Emily’s RSS feed to your feed reader
Have a news tip? Let us know.

Videos