Since the election, more than 100 potential appointees to Donald Trump’s administration have traveled from all over the country to Manhattan to meet with the president-elect. The ways these transition meetings are financed have been as varied as the candidates themselves.
Donald Trump hasn’t been sworn in yet, but he is already making decisions and issuing statements to world leaders that radically depart from American foreign policy, all to the benefit of his family’s corporate empire.
If Act 1 was selling the Trump name, the play’s in trouble. Ticket prices for things named Trump are selling at a deep discount. It’s hard to make gold on a brand name that has turned to sludge.
In a video that was uploaded to YouTube on Tuesday, the man discussed climbing the tower in a message addressed to Trump. “The reason I climbed your tower was to get your attention,” he said in the video and then encouraged people to vote for Trump.
But “John Barron” didn’t just puff Trump’s sexual boasting in the press. “Barron” was also menacing, as revealed in the following film clip about his abuse of Polish immigrant construction workers – and the attorney who tried to help them.
From the new foreword to Wayne Barrett’s legendary biography of Donald Trump, a disturbing look at the real deals.
For years Donald Trump has boasted about what a great president he would make, while never actually running for any elected office himself. That came to an end Tuesday. As he enters his first political campaign, here are five things from The Donald’s formidable career to keep in mind.