GoFundMe: Lanny Davis's big payday goes kaput

The GoFundMe page for Democratic attorney Lanny Davis's client, Michael Cohen, President Trump's former lawyer, isn't doing quite as well as its sponsors had expected. Far from raising $500,000 in a day or two, as happened with fired former FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe, it's been stuck for days in the $150,000 range (it's $166,031 as of Saturday morning, and the cash is just trickling in), with more than $300,000 to go.  What's more, the effort is now old news, having been up for ten days, so it's unlikely to revive unless there's some news spectacular.  It's called the "Michael Cohen Truth Fund," and, presumably, it would have been a fundraising effort to pay off Cohen's legal fees, based on his guilty pleas in a Manhattan federal court, in a case derived from Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Russian collusion investigation.  If Democratic stalwart and Clintonite...(Read Full Post)
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