Majority Report Contributor Michael Brooks is hosting the show for Sam Seder today. In this clip, Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah) appears on the “Today” show, and serious investigative reporter Matt Lauer grills him until Chaffetz tells Savannah Guthrie that, yeah Trump probably shouldn’t have hired someone who was working for a foreign government.

Michael Brooks is the co-host of 2 Dope Boys & a Podcast, and a contributor and host of Michael Mondays on the Majority Report. He appears regularly as an analyst on outlets including The Young Turks, Al Jazeera, CCTV, Huffpost Live and Ring of Fire. His writing has appeared in the Washington Post, Al Monitor and PSFK. Read more at