Listen: Karen Mcdougal, National Enquirer, Cohen discussed on Reliable Sources with Brian Stelter
"These stories are deal with Karen McDougal was sir. Certainly an innocent deal with the cover story of that deal was that was that they, they weren't just buying the rights to her story about an affair which was part of their deal, but an agreement that she would write fitness columns and posed for covers. So that was a nice cover, but they insisted that's all this was in fact going back to that. Let me just bring that up because the Wall Street Journal wrote about the contract for McDougal a few days before the two thousand sixteen election. Well, people don't remember this article. It was titled National Enquirer shielded, Donald Trump from playboy models affair allegation. But at the time the Enquirer claimed interstate -ment quote, am I has not paid people to kill damaging stories about Mr.. Trump isn't Cohen. Completely contract in that Cohen has completely contradicting that. And what I might add is the prosecutors say that they actually have a contractual agreement between Cohen and ammo. I regarding the McDougal story. We know that they've Peru's text messages, encrypted messages on, I assume, like signal or something. So they have evidence and what we don't hear today are the same house of protests from AM. I am. I as been. I would say personally, frustratingly silent on this matter. I've been trying for the last twenty four hours also and I haven't heard a word back either. This is a company that could be in some sort of legal trouble. Let's talk about that right after this quick break. Notorious r. g. a. c. n. film people wear notorious RPG. You can't truth without Ruth critics call Rb."