Michael Cohen, President Trump's former lawyer, who admitted to violating federal campaign finance laws, has re-registered as a Democrat, his lawyer said Thursday. Cohen was previously registered with the Republican Party, Cohen attorney Lanny Davis tweeted. After registering as a Republican in March 2017, Cohen served as the deputy finance chairman of the Republican National Committee' Finance Committee. MICHAEL COHEN ADMITS VIOLATING CAMPAIGN FINANCE LAWS IN PLEA DEAL, AGREES TO 3-5 YEAR SENTENCECohen pleaded guilty to eight federal charges after he admitted he violated campaign finance laws by arranging hush money payments to adult film star Stormy Daniels and former Playboy model Karen McDougal “at the direction” of then-candidate Trump. Cohen is set to be sentenced Dec. 12.
Source: Fox News October 11, 2018 21:24 UTC