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“We’re going to see a circus-like atmosphere. You’re going to see Michael Cohen open game for a group of partisan politicians, both ways. They will all have their agendas and they will all be looking to score points,”
-Elie Honig, CNN Legal Analyst
Today marks the first of three appearances on Capitol Hill for Trump’s former personal attorney Michael Cohen, so we talked with CNN Legal Analyst Elie Honig to give us some background. Today Cohen goes in front of the Senate Intelligence Committee, tomorrow the House Oversight Committee and Thursday the House Intelligence Committee. Of the three, tomorrow’s hearing will get the most serious attention and scrutiny because it is the only one of the three to be held in public.
Listen to the full report below.