Trump Foundation not Even Certified to Take Donations, may Have to Give Everything Back

by Mark Sumner – One of the first things that turned up when people started peeking into the Donald J Trump Foundation is that Donald J Trump hasn’t graced the gold-plated coffers of his “charity” with a dime of his own funds in years. In truth, Donald J. Trump never contributed that much to the Donald J.Trump Foundation. … During several years, he gave next to nothing. Since 2008, Trump has given his foundation exactly that—nothing.  He’s been happy to accept the awards, attend the banquets, and take the credit, but he’s not given one thin dime of his own money to the cause. Instead, the Trump Foundation has relied on money coming in from everyone but Trump. In the last week, it’s become clear that not only was Trump using the Foundation as a source of ready cash for his own purposes, he was having people who owed him money make payments...

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