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Michael Cohen, left, President Donald Trump's former lawyer, arrives to testify before a closed-door hearing of the Senate Intelligence Committee accompanied by his lawyer Lanny Davis of Washington, on Capitol Hill, Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019, in Washington.

SALT LAKE CITY — President Donald Trump’s former lawyer Michael Cohen was grilled for hours by the House Committee on Oversight and Reform on Wednesday.

Politicians, journalists, media members and other public figures weighed in on the hearing. Here’s a quick roundup of what people were saying.



Several commented on Cohen’s admission that he earned a book deal after working for the Trump administration.

People celebrated the freshmen representatives:

New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez received specific cheers for her questions: