…gn and fundraising committee has forked over $5.6 million to his companies since he assumed office. “Americans elect a president to serve the people, not profit off them,” Ryan Shapiro, the executive director of the watchdog group Property of the People, told the Post. “…
And at a reported three dollars per glass of water per guest, that dinner was certainly a profitable endeavor for Mar-A-Lago. I could see a reasonable charge for expenses, almost, but one wonders why the president could not entertain his guest at the White House or Camp David.
Trump has made a big deal out of not accepting his presidential salary, but his personal businesses are profiting far more than that.