Professor James Sample appeared, via Skype, on the Russian-language daily news program Current Time America to discuss U.S. campaign finance law in the context of former Trump attorney Michael Cohen’s guilty plea to campaign finance violations.
Current Time is a 24-hour Russian-language television and digital news network aimed at audiences in Russia, the countries of Central and Eastern Europe, and around the world. It is produced by Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) in cooperation with the Voice of America (VOA).
In the interview, which was was broadcast on Aug. 24, Current Time America reporter and anchorman Roman Mamonov also asked Professor Sample how the allegations of campaign finance violations in the Cohen case compare with those in the presidential campaigns of Barack Obama and Bob Dole.
View a video of the interview on the Current Time America website. The discussion with Professor Sample starts at 0:40 into the report.