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Former New York City mayor Rudy Giuliani | Drew Angerer  Getty Images

Former New York City mayor Rudy Giuliani | Drew Angerer Getty Images

Giuliani made headlines last week when he said that Trump reimbursed his personal attorney, Michael Cohen, for the payment to Daniels to ensure her silence regarding her affair with Trump.

Cohen has admitted he paid Daniels $130,000 just days before the 2016 election as part of a non-disclosure agreement he insists she has since repeatedly violated.

In the scene, a panicked Michael Cohen, played by Ben Stiller, calls Trump from a payphone to complain about his client's changing story with regards to Daniels' accusations. Former New York mayor Giuliani succeeded Michael Cohen as the new personal attorney for Trump. As several defense attorneys told my colleague Abigail Tracy earlier this week, Trump's best option would be to plead the Fifth Amendment.

Kate McKinnon also appears during the sketch as Trump's new lawyer Rudy Giuliani and is revealed to be speaking during a Fox News interview.

Mr. Giuliani also referred to the sum Ms. Clifford received as a "nuisance" payment.

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President Donald Trump's lawyer, Rudy Giuliani, did not rule out Sunday that the President could plead the Fifth Amendment in special counsel Robert Mueller's Russian Federation investigation.

"Well, I don't know, how do you separate fact and opinion?" said Giuliani.

"She gave an interview back in 2011; there was a blog post back in 2011", Stephanopoulos said.

White House counselor Kellyanne Conway defended Trump's credibility on CNN on Sunday, saying that when he told White House reporters on Air Force One last month that he didn't know about the payment to Daniels, he meant he didn't know about the payment at the time it was made in October.

"I have no knowledge of that", Giuliani said.

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Despite the backlash among liberals, it's clear that Kanye West is slowly beginning to win more black support for President Trump. I don't think he said it with the intention to hurt anybody.

He said the money had been made to make the controversy "go away", suggesting that it was meant to aid Trump's election prospects. Trump did not contradict Giuliani in three Thursday morning tweets, but then said on Friday Giuliani had not had time to "get his facts straight". Giuliani did not deny an old picture of Trump and Daniels appearing in the media, but appeared to have strongly refuted the allegations against the president.

"I never thought $130,000 - I know this sounds amusing to people there at home - I never thought $130,000 was a real payment; it's a nuisance payment", Giuliani said. "People don't go away for $130,000 with a meritorious claim".

Trump said he would just listen in as they spoke, and Cohen asked Daniels if she was alone. "Would you like to know any of patient's medical history?" "That's not a decision to be made now, there's no reason to pardon anybody now". Here is exactly what he said, "Ivanka Trump".

Asked if Cohen has ever paid more women to keep them quiet, Giuliani said, "I have no knowledge of that, but I would think if it was necessary, yes". She said she has had to hire bodyguards, describing the situation as "overwhelming and intimidating and downright scary a lot of the times". "He (Cohen) made payments for the president or he's conducted business for the president".

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