A source familiar with the president’s legal strategy tells NBC News that President Trump and Cohen are heard on the tape discussing Karen McDougal, who claims she had a yearlong affair with Trump over a decade ago, and whether to reimburse the National Enquirer’s parent company which bought the rights to McDougal’s story.
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The White House quickly released a statement, noting that Trump "respects the independence of the Fed."
The Senate voted 98-0 to oppose Putin's proposal, which Trump had said he would consider.
However, the DHS secretary said it would be "foolish" to think Russia has given up.