Tag Archives: Trump’s Wealth

Poetic Justice

A Precarious Billionaire

Trump violates the Emoluments Clause with chutzpah and flair.
He indulges in corruption, and the Congress doesn’t care.
But his hotels and golf courses
Are victims of economic forces.
If he keeps losing hundred millions, soon he won’t even be a billionaire.

Enumerati

Trump Is Barely a Billionaire

$2.8 billion

President Trump’s net worth “slipped to $2.8 billion, a decline of $100 million over the past year, as revenue at his namesake Fifth Avenue tower and golf courses fell,” Bloomberg reports.

Verbatim

Clinton: Trump Is a ‘Con Artist’

“What he told people was a fraud. It’s in keeping with his bankruptcies and his Trump University. He is a con artist, and that’s what Mike Bloomberg called him at our convention and every day that goes by seems to prove that.”

— Hillary Clinton, in an interview with the Washington Post, on President Trump.

Enumerati

Trump’s Fortune Fell $600 Million in 2016

#248

The Forbes list of 400 richest Americans shows that the billionaire-in-chief’s fortune fell by $600 million to $3.1 billion. As a result he dropped to #248 on the list, after coming in at #156 last year, CNN Money reports.