Reprinted with permission from AlterNet.
Michael Avenatti, a lawyer known for opposing President Donald Trump in multiple lawsuits, announced Thursday that he’s “exploring a run for the presidency of the United States,” according to a new report from the Des Moines Register.
He made the announcement in — where else? — Iowa.
“I wanted to come to Iowa and listen to people and learn about some issues that are facing the citizens of Iowa and do my homework,” he told the paper.
According to the report, Avenatti will be speaking at the Democratic Wing Ding fundraiser on Friday night.…