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Washington - There is at least one thing President Donald Trump and George Washington have in common: Both the first and current presidents said they didn't want to be paid for the job. Near the end of Washington's inaugural address, the wealthy landowner and Revolutionary War commander who'd accepted no salary for his military service said that he "must decline as inapplicable to myself any share in the personal emoluments which may be indispensably included in a permanent provision for the Executive Department.
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