Trump says ‘flipping’ in criminal cases should be illegal and warns against impeachment

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Trump says ‘flipping’ in criminal cases should be illegal and warns against impeachment

Trump commented on his former lawyer Michael Cohen pleading guilty in federal court, and warned that impeaching him would cause an economic crash

Donald Trump has suggested that cooperating with the government in a criminal case in exchange for a reduced sentence “almost ought to be illegal” while warning that impeaching him would cause an economic crash.

In an interview with the conservative Fox News channel, Trump commented on his former lawyer Michael Cohen pleading guilty to campaign tax violations in federal court in New York on Tuesday, during which he implicated the president in his crimes. And he also sent a warning signal about any attempt by the US Congress to oust him from the White House.

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