Trump's Longtime Fixer Michael Cohen Discussing Plea Deal With Federal Prosecutors: Report

Trump's Longtime Fixer Michael Cohen Discussing Plea Deal With Federal Prosecutors: Report

According to an NBC report on Tuesday morning, Trump's former personal lawyer and longtime fixer Michael Cohen is discussing a potential plea bargain with federal prosecutors.


Cohen, who has been under criminal investigation by the U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York, has reportedly not yet reached a deal, although sources say a guilty plea could be brokered later today.

Yesterday, The New York Times reported Cohen is facing investigation for an alleged bank fraud scheme worth $20 million.

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