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Thu Feb 28, 2019, 04:11 PM

Jim Jordan, Mark Meadows ask Justice Department to probe Cohen for perjury [View all]

WASHINGTON — Two of President Trump’s top defenders on the House Oversight Committee issued a perjury referral to the Justice Department on Thursday seeking charges against Michael Cohen for allegedly lying during his high-profile public testimony.

GOP Reps. Jim Jordan and Mark Meadows sent a letter to Attorney General William Barr asking that he charge Cohen for knowingly making false statements to Congress.

They said he lied when he claimed he never wanted a White House job, said he “never defrauded any bank,” denied any foreign government ties, and more.

Cohen’s testimony “was a spectacular and brazen attempt to knowingly and willfully testify falsely and fictitiously to numerous material facts,” Jordan and Meadows said in their letter.

https://nypost.com/2019/02/28/jim-jordan-mark-meadows-ask-justice-department-to-probe-cohen-for-perjury/


Maybe they think this move will make Trump look more truthful. If so, they are chasing the impossible dream.

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