27 Feb 2019

Trump's ex-lawyer Michael Cohen gives testimony

From Morning Report, 7:47 am on 27 February 2019

US President Donald Trump's fomer personal attorney Michael Cohen is kicking off three days of testimony in Washington this week, beginning with a closed session before the senate intelligence committee. Mr Cohen pleaded guilty last year to multiple crimes including financial crimes, lying to congress, and campaign finance violations linked to hush money payments to women who claimed they had affairs with President Trump. Our correspondent in Washington Daniel Ryntjes speaks to Susie Ferguson.