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White House, Inc.: How Donald Trump Turned The Presidency Into A Business

Oct 7, 2020

  On this edition of Your Call, we’re speaking with Forbes senior editor, Dan Alexander, about his new book White House, Inc.: How Donald Trump Turned the Presidency Into a Business.

Alexander says Trump is still a billionaire and that makes his $750 tax payment in 2016 and 2017 even more scandalous. How has Trump managed to avoid accountability for his taxes and what do they reveal about how he has corrupted his presidency?

Guest:

Dan Alexander, award-winning senior editor at Forbes and author of White House, Inc.: How Donald Trump Turned the Presidency into a Business

Web Resources: 

Forbes, Dan Alexander: Yes, Donald Trump Is Still A Billionaire. That Makes His $750 Tax Payment Even More Scandalous 

Vanity Fair, Dan Alexander: “One of the Most Significant Potential Conflicts of Interest in American History”: How Everyone From Foreign Governments to Federal Contractors Is Quietly Lining Trump’s Pockets 

NPR, Dave Davies: 'White House, Inc.' Author: Trump's Businesses Offer 'A Million Potential Conflicts'