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Trump / Cohen & Manafort / A Discussion #1129029

CNN Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 21, 2018
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's David Gergen & John Dean about the guilty plea from Trump attorney Michael Cohen & the conviction of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort for financial crimes. [DEAN - offers views on what happened to him with President Nixon's case, on the significance of Cohen making the point, on elements of Watergate, how Trump lies on a day-to-day basis.] [GERGEN - offers views on how there is a cancer on the presidency with the Cohen case, which is a breakthrough for special counsel former FBI director Robert Mueller, on how Cohen said he was doing this at the direction of Trump, so he should testify before Mueller.]
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