27 April, 2018
First there's the snicker when Trump says the Federal Bureau of Investigation loves him and then the obvious discomfort which evolves into cutting off the President of the United States & ending his interview when they realize he's threatening obstruction of justice.
The government, in turn, has argued that Cohen does little to no work as a lawyer, so any attorney-client privilege issues are de minimus. "It is a total, it is all lies and it is a terrible thing that is going on, a frightful thing", the president continued. "He's just admitted that in fact Michael Cohen's represented him in connection with the Stormy Daniels situation". "There is no collusion with me and Russian Federation, and everyone knows it".
President Donald Trump alleged that former FBI Director James Comey is guilty of leaking classified information to prompt a special counsel's appointment and accused his own Justice Department of engaging in a "witch hunt" against him.
The President appeared animated and agitated during much of the interview, which was reminiscent of his frequent phone-in interviews during the 2016 presidential campaign. You know what that does?
"They're trying to destroy a man", he said, blaming Democrats.
"After I was sacked, I put together a legal team of three people", Comey said. "Welcome to the world of politics".
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Trump and Comey have traded barbs in recent weeks after the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director, who the President abruptly fired last May, re-emerged on the national stage earlier this month as part of a publicity tour for his book.
"Michael is in business, he is really a businessman, at fairly big businesses, I understand", Trump said. So, I went there to watch it because it was near Moscow, ' the president said.
"They have a witch hunt against the president of the United States going on", Trump said. "He represents me... like with this insane Stormy Daniels deal, he represented me", Trump said, adding that he has many lawyers working for him. "As I predicted, that has now been shown to be completely false", Avenatti tweeted.
Cohen filed court papers Wednesday indicating he would assert his Fifth Amendment rights against self-incrimination in the Daniels case. "It'll be a guy who has forgotten how to tell the truth", Giuliani said.
Amid the scattershot remarks, he also bragged again about his 17-month-old electoral college win - ever aggrieved at losing the popular vote to Hillary Clinton and suggested he had three or four dates in mind to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
Fox hosts Steve Doocy, Ainsley Earhardt and Brian Kilmeade tried to elicit news and even challenge Trump occasionally, while at other times making clear they were kindred spirits.