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Trump Used Foundation to Jump Start 2016 Bid

Donald Trump “used his private foundation, funded by outside donors, to launch and fuel his political ambitions. Such contributions, if they were made solely for Trump’s benefit, could violate federal self-dealing laws for private foundations,” RealClearPolitics reports. “From 2011 through [...]
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