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Trump is now at the Rio Grande and one member of the media there with him is being treated very differently.
Per pooler @PhilipRucker in Texas with Trump: @seanhannity “huddled with Bill Shine and Secretary Nielsen and is following along on Trump’s tour, only standing with the staff and federal officials as opposed to the press corps.”
Michael Cohen has also issued a statement about his testimony:
“In furtherance of my commitment to cooperate and provide the American people with answers, I have accepted the invitation by Chairman Elijah Cummings to appear publicly on February 7th before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. I look forward to having the privilege of being afforded a platform with which to give a full and credible account of the events which have transpired.”