Stormy Daniels alleges she had an affair with Donald Trump.

Trump’s Attempt to Cover Up an Alleged Affair

Trump’s Attempt to Cover Up an Alleged Affair

Getting to know the real Donald Trump.
Jan. 16 2018 10:50 AM

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Porn star Stormy Daniels alleges she had a yearlong affair with Donald Trump. What did she tell our host about it?


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Virginia Heffernan is joined by Jacob Weisberg to chat about the Stormy Daniels story, Jacob’s involvement in it, and how the episode is important in the context of the Steele dossier.

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Podcast production by Jayson De Leon.

Virginia Heffernan is a contributing editor at Wired, a columnist at the Los Angeles Times, and a co-host of Trumpcast.

Jacob Weisberg is chairman and editor-in-chief of The Slate Group and author of The Bush Tragedy. Follow him on Twitter.