Cohen met with Schiff staff for over 10 hours before House Oversight Committee hearing, sources sayhttps://t.co/ELZWW0lJme
— Mike (@Fuctupmind) March 8, 2019
So, in other words, it sounds like they did a dry run of the questions they were going to ask.
During last week’s House hearing featuring testimony from Michael Cohen, President Trump’s former attorney was asked if he spoke with any Democrats beforehand. Cohen said that he had spoken with some Democrats, including Rep. Adam Schiff, but Cohen said it was just to discuss “topics” that might arise during the hearing, implying that the conversation was perhaps a brief one. On Face the Nation last week, Schiff downplayed criticism of his contact with Cohen, calling it “frivolous” and saying he only spoke with Cohen to invite him to testify: