WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump said he couldn’t have been making fun of a reporter’s disability because he doesn’t know the man

Not so, says the reporter.

Serge Kovaleski of The New York Times says he has met Trump repeatedly, interviewing him in his office and talking to him at news conferences, when he worked for the New York Daily News in the late 1980s

“Donald and I were on a first-name basis for years,” he said in a Times story about the Republican presidential candidate’s behavior at a rally in South Carolina last week.

I dispute Trump’s claims in today’s NYT.

Donald Trump Says His Mocking of New York Times Reporter Was Misread https://t.co/XHqkhfAyns

— Serge Kovaleski (@sergenyt) November 27, 2015 Read more…

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