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Trump to Pay His Own Legal Bills,
Set Up Fund to Cover Staff

Bloomberg News, by Shannon Pettypiece

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Posted By:FlyRight, 11/18/2017 7:10:06 AM

President Donald Trump has started paying his own legal bills related to the Russia probe, rather than charging them to his campaign or the Republican National Committee, and is finalizing a plan to use personal funds to help current and former White House staff with their legal costs. The Office of Government Ethics and a tax firm are working on a mechanism for Trump to contribute to staffers’ legal bills that would meet regulatory and ethical standards, White House lawyer Ty Cobb said in an interview. The White House is hoping the issue will be resolved shortly, said Cobb, who declined

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: vegasgrump, 11/18/2017 8:12:18 AM     (No. 11455439)

The left will come up with a way to say Trump is trying to buy them off. I think it is a very nice gesture. None of these people signed up for the circus it has become thanks to the liberal nut jobs.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Lawsy0, 11/18/2017 8:24:27 AM     (No. 11455460)

President Trump has more class in his wrist than any that could ever be attributed to a Clinton, anywhere. Anytime.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Amereagle-redux, 11/18/2017 9:07:33 AM     (No. 11455513)

Good man, fighting a cabal of lying bad Americans.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: belwhatter, 11/18/2017 9:52:55 AM     (No. 11455566)

Credit our President with high principles as he sets the bar unimagineably high for DC swampdwellers.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: judy, 11/18/2017 9:58:44 AM     (No. 11455573)

Send the bills to Mueller & Sessions.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: TexasHillCountry, 11/18/2017 11:49:00 AM     (No. 11455724)

Ought to charge them to the RNC since the GOPe types won´t defend him as they should and cut off any funds for Mueller.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: thelmalou, 11/18/2017 1:27:28 PM     (No. 11455801)

Good point, #6. This is a great move by PDT.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Omen, 11/18/2017 8:31:27 PM     (No. 11456009)

The NYT:
How dare he use his $$$ to fight our lies!

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