Donald Trump Played Central Role in Hush Payoffs to Stormy Daniels and Karen McDougal
Saturday, 10 November 2018 Federal prosecutors have gathered evidence of the president’s participation in deals to buy the silence of a former adult-film actress and an ex-Playboy model. The deals have led Trump’s former lawyer to plead guilty to violating campaign-finance laws.
The Wall Street Journal reports that President Trump played a key role in negotiating payoffs to two women who said they had affairs with him. Nelson Cunningham, a former federal prosecutor, joins CBSN to discuss.
A New York Times report cites U.S. officials who say President Donald Trump asked his acting attorney general to put a Trump-allied prosecutor in charge of a federal probe into the president's role in..