Jake Tapper: I Know We’re All ‘Numb’ to This ‘Daily Chaos,’ But the President’s Lawyer Going to Jail Is Huge

CNN’s Jake Tapper made a point of pausing today to take in the big picture of Michael Cohen‘s 3-year sentence and the agreement with AMI:

“Let’s take a moment here with my panel. The President’s attorney is going to jail––jail!––for crimes that the prosecutors say––two of ’em, at least––the President told him to do. I know that we’ve all kind of gotten numb to all the daily chaos of this administration, but this is huge!”

CNN senior political reporter Nia-Malika Henderson agreed and noted how significant a figure Cohen was in the Trump orbit for many years.

Cohen today said in court he was responsible for helping cover up Trump’s “dirty deeds.”

Tapper concluded the segment by remarking upon how this particular Cohen tweet did not age well:

Watch above, via CNN.

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