While Novartis was making these payments to Cohen's firm, the drug company was seeking, and ultimately received, approval for Kymriah from the US Food and Drug Administration, the senator noted.
Earlier this month, Novartis announced that special counsel Robert Mueller, who was appointed a year ago to oversee an ongoing investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 United States presidential election, enquired in November about the company's outflows to Cohen.
"Did you, Mr. Quinn, or any other AT&T executives meet with Michael Cohen, Mr. Trump or any other executives of the Trump Organization on January 12, 2017?" It hasn't commented on how much was paid to Cohen's firm.
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The company has been in the hot seat since news broke last week that it had made payments to the same shell company, Essential Consultants, that was reportedly used to pay off porn actress Stormy Daniels to keep quiet about an affair she reportedly had with Trump.
Still, Stephenson emphasized that the company's dealings with Essential Consultants were all above board and perfectly legal. One year anniversary of Trump cyber order Trump unveils plan to lower drug prices MORE (D-Ore.) sent a letter to AT&T on Monday raising questions about whether the $600,000 in payments were appropriate.
Oliver then explained that, shortly after the 2016 election, Trump's "fixer" Michael Cohen began to make a lot of money.
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Bolton, who served in the State Department and as United Nations ambassador in the Bush administration, replaced Lt. For example, Trump said that North Korea could go down the same economic path as the wealthier South Korea.
"I don't know who's been representing you, but you should fire them all".
In a letter to Cohen, Wyden stated that "the size and timings of these payments, as well as the accusation that Novartis continued the payments because canceling the contract "might have caused anger" to the President, deserve closer examination".
"These days, Trump aide says something bad isn't really news; it's just an assumed fact, like gravity, or the fact that Young Sheldon will someday grow up and look nothing like Jim Parsons, and then all hell will break loose because the world can't handle an inconsistency like that". "If so, did any of those discussions involve a potential work by, or a contract with, Essential Consultants and Mr. Cohen?" Further information requests include the internal approval process at Novartis, the rationale behind the deal, and copies of internal and external communications.
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The Arab League also called for an worldwide investigation into the killings at an emergency meeting in Cairo on Thursday.