In advance of the highly anticipated testimony of Gordon Sondland, ABC News’ Chief Legal Analyst and Mediaite founder Dan Abrams compared the European Union Ambassador to one of President Donald Trump’s closet, and notably, former political allies.
Good Morning America anchor George Stephanopoulos noted how so many other witnesses brought before the House Intel committee hearings have contradicted things that Ambassador Sondland has said in his deposition.
“Sondland was basically expressing the view of the president and that’s why he’s so important,” Abrams explained, before making a comparison that likely made the Sondland family wince. “He is sort of the Michael Cohen of Ukraine,” Dan offered, adding “the kind of enforcer on behalf of the president.”
Michael Cohen is, of course, Trump’s former