Michael Cohen Testifies Before House Oversight Committee

Last updated February, 27th 2019 at 5:22 PM est

Lawyer Michael Cohen testifies on Capitol Hill about his dealings with his former client, Donald Trump.

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  • Feb 27, 2019 5:22 PM est | Lauretta Brown       

Cummings adjourns the hearing. Thanks for following along with us!

  • Feb 27, 2019 5:20 PM est | Lauretta Brown       

Cummings thanks Cohen for coming forward and says its a part of his destiny leading to "a better Michael Cohen," "a better Donald Trump," and "a better America"

  • Feb 27, 2019 5:19 PM est | Lauretta Brown       

Cummings condemns Trump calling Cohen "a rat" says "we're better than that"

  • Feb 27, 2019 5:17 PM est | Lauretta Brown       

Cummings says it sounds like Cohen is "crying out for a new normal" and he's trying to make sure our "democracy stays intact"

  • Feb 27, 2019 5:14 PM est | Lauretta Brown       

Jordan concludes that Cohen's story isn't "what we should be focused on"

  • Feb 27, 2019 5:11 PM est | Lauretta Brown       

Jordan says that Cohen has said a lot of things that don't add up just in this hearing.

  • Feb 27, 2019 5:10 PM est | Lauretta Brown       

Cohen lectures the president about using a "bully pulpit" and "separating families," finally "you don't shut down the government before Christmas and New Years."

  • Feb 27, 2019 5:09 PM est | Lauretta Brown       

"My loyalty to Mr. Trump has cost me everything," he claims, he says that if Trump loses the 2020 election there will never be a peaceful transition of power.

  • Feb 27, 2019 5:08 PM est | Lauretta Brown       

Cohen shares some final thoughts...

  • Feb 27, 2019 5:02 PM est | Lauretta Brown       

Cummings says Meadows is "one of his best friends" and he says that he felt his pain in seeming to be called racist.

  • Feb 27, 2019 5:02 PM est | Cortney O'Brien        

"I was not referring to you at all as a racist," Rep. Tlaib tells her colleague Mark Meadows.

  • Feb 27, 2019 5:01 PM est | Cortney O'Brien        

Yep.

  • Feb 27, 2019 5:00 PM est | Lauretta Brown       

Meadows demands her remarks be stricken from the record, she clarifies that she's not calling him a racist but insists that what he did was "a racist act in itself" 

  • Feb 27, 2019 4:58 PM est | Cortney O'Brien        

Rep. Jim Jordan demands that Rep. Tlaib clarify her remarks about Rep. Meadows and racism.

  • Feb 27, 2019 4:58 PM est | Lauretta Brown       

Rep. Tlaib calls it "racist in itself" that Rep. Meadows brought in a black woman as a "prop" to which he strongly objects

  • Feb 27, 2019 4:58 PM est | Matt Vespa       

As a person of color, I think Rep. Tlaib is an idiot. 

  • Feb 27, 2019 4:58 PM est | Matt Vespa       

Rashida Tlaib going on a tear ... she's the one who said she wanted to impeach Trump ... though she referred to him as "the motherf**ker."

  • Feb 27, 2019 4:54 PM est | Lauretta Brown       

Rep. Rashida Tlaib says some of her colleagues "can't handle the truth" as she opens her questioning.

  • Feb 27, 2019 4:50 PM est | Lauretta Brown       

Rep. Ayanna Pressley (D-MA) up now asking Cohen about the Trump Foundation...

  • Feb 27, 2019 4:49 PM est | Lauretta Brown