Democrats have compared Trump’s fixation on the federal inquiry to Watergate, but legal experts say it’s worse than that

It was yet another bombshell report for a president already ensnared in multiple investigations against his campaign, administration and family members.

This time it had to do with hush money paid to women to silence them from speaking about alleged affairs they had with Donald Trump. According to a New York Times report published this week, Trump asked Matthew Whitaker, his controversial acting attorney general, if he could install a loyalist at the helm of the investigation into the hush money.

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