POLITICO Playbook Audio Briefing

John Dowd message for Robert Kelner

Episode Summary

Audio recording of a Nov. 22, 2017, voicemail from Trump personal attorney John Dowd, pictured, left with Robert Kelner, an attorney for former Trump national security adviser Michael Flynn. Flynn that day had withdrawn from a joint defense agreement with the president. Special counsel Robert Mueller cited the voicemail in the obstruction of justice section of his final report.