The recording was seized by the FBI during a raid of Cohen’s office earlier this year.
In it, Trump and Cohen reportedly discuss paying Karen McDougal, who claims she had an affair with Trump.
The conversation came weeks after McDougal says the National Enquirer tabloid agreed to pay her $150,000 for the story.
The story was never published.
David Pecker, the CEO and chairman of the National Enquirer’s publisher American Media Inc, is a Trump supporter who has reportedly described the president as a “personal friend.”
Payments made to cover up embarrassing information ahead of the election could violate campaign finance law.
Trump’s current attorney, Rudy Giuliani, said the payment was never made and the tape shows Trump did nothing wrong.
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