Trump May Have Paid Hush Money to Two More Women

Donald Trump waves to the media on his way from the Oval Office to Marine One

Donald Trump waves to the media on his way from the Oval Office to Marine One

The unnamed whistleblower, who reportedly spent a career in law enforcement, told New Yorker reporter Ronan Farrow he grew anxious when he was unable to find two SARs on attorney Michael Cohen's financial dealings in the database.

Cohen has acknowledged paying Daniels, whose real name is Stephanie Clifford.

Daniels is fighting to have a court void the nondisclosure agreement that she says Cohen had her sign to buy her silence about a one-night stand with Trump.

President Donald Trump's personal lawyer Michael Cohen reportedly asked the government of Qatar for at least $1 million in exchange for access or insight into the Trump administration.

The Office of Government Ethics, which oversees the financial-disclosure documents, said in its own footnote that it had concluded Trump had to report the payment to Cohen in a section that detailed Trump's legal liabilities over the course of 2017 and the first half of 2018.

The ethics disclosure said Cohen sought reimbursement in 2017 for an expense he incurred in 2016.

Swiss drugmaker Novartis AG said it had paid Cohen almost $1.2 million; USA telecommunications company AT&T Inc said it made payments of $600,000; and South Korea's Korea Aerospace Industries Ltd said it hired him for $150,000.

United Talent Agency co-president Jay Sures pitched the show to a pair of cable networks, CNN and MSNBC, The New York Times reported. Attorneys for Cohen said this week they had no reason to believe Avenatti had the information lawfully.

These reports revealed Cohen's lucrative secret financial deals with numerous corporations inked shortly after Trump won the presidency.

Five former government officials and experts on financial crime told The Washington Post that access to reports on the president's former attorney could have been restricted over concern they were particularly vulnerable to leaking.

The disclosure of Trump's payments to his lawyer came the same day a Senate intelligence panel released thousands of pages of testimony from its probe into a meeting between the president's eldest son, Donald Trump Jr, and a Russian lawyer who offered to provide damaging information about Hillary Clinton. The leader of that office, Senior Executive Vice President Bob Quinn, is retiring, Stephenson said.

A prior disclosure made previous year covered a 16-month period and showed $37.3 million in revenues for Mar-a-Lago.

Vice President Mike Pence has released his annual financial disclosure, reporting a pension plan from the state of IN worth between $500,000 and $1 million and credit card debt between $15,000 and $50,000.

The company says it plans to reorganize itself: Its legislative affairs office will now report to its general counsel's office.

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