Cohen, who says he used personal funds through a home equity loan to "facilitate" the payment, has denied that the money came from the Trump Organization or the Trump campaign, leaving open the possibility that it came from Trump himself.
While the notoriety has put a bigger spotlight on Clifford's career, she said, the attention also has its downsides.
"POTUS is very unhappy", the source told CNN.
"I'm getting more dance bookings".
Voting begins for UP Lok Sabha bypoll in Gorakhpur and Phulpur
The Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) has fielded Sarfaraz Alam, son of the late Member of Parliament Mohammad Taslimuddin, for the seat. On the same day, the Lok Sabha by-election for two constituencies of Uttar Pradesh, namely Gorakhpur and Phulpur were also held.
"I've been in the adult business for 17 years, so to make it that long in that business you have to have a really tough skin, and so most of it rolls off my shoulders because it's an opinion", she said.
"What this essentially says that if she violates it, she owes $1 million for every episode that she goes out and speaks in violation of the confidentiality", the CNN host said. "We have to protect & build our Steel and Aluminum Industries while at the same time showing great flexibility and cooperation toward those that are real friends and treat us fairly on both trade and the military".
Her lawyer, Michael Avenatti, said he believes it's proof that Cohen was acting in a professional capacity as Trump's attorney in the negotiations.
Sanders raised eyebrows Wednesday during her daily White house briefing when she said that Trump won an arbitration case against Daniels. Earlier this week, Trump's longtime attorney Michael Cohen brought Trump into the fold when it was reported that Cohen had complained about Trump not paying him back after making the $130,000 payment to Daniels. I think she has a near impossible job ...
China scraps presidential term limit, enabling Xi Jinping to rule indefinitely
The party gave Xi the title of "core" leader in 2016, a significant strengthening of his position at the time. On the global stage, Xi holds a reputation.
He then claimed that it would have been impossible for Cohen to undertake the extensive work of a non-disclosure agreement without the consultation or authorization of Trump.
"This case has already been won in arbitration and anything beyond that I would refer you to the President's outside counsel", Sanders added.
"The fact is: She took the money, and she cashed the check", he said.
Trump promised not to impose tariffs on Australian steel: Malcolm Turnbull
But Foreign Minister Julie Bishop is emphatic there is no new security or military arrangement Australia is expected to meet. She also warned the Trump administration's tariffs could provoke retaliations from other countries.