HomeLatest ThreadsGreatest ThreadsForums & GroupsMy SubscriptionsMy Posts
DU Home » Latest Threads » Forums & Groups » Main » General Discussion (Forum) » Trump Inaugural Committee...

Mon May 1, 2017, 09:59 AM

Trump Inaugural Committee Listed YUUUGE FAKE Donations [View all]

THE 58TH PRESIDENTIAL Inaugural Committee, the campaign entity used to fund Donald Trump’s inauguration and related festivities, claimed in its official filing with the Federal Election Commission that it received a $25,000 donation from Katherine Johnson, the distinguished NASA mathematician and physicist. The filing listed her address at 1 NASA Drive in Hampton, Va., the location of NASA’s Langley Research Center. Johnson, who is retired at age 98, does not live at the research center.

Eugene Johnson, who described himself as a friend and power of attorney for Katherine Johnson, told The Intercept that the “donation is fake, she did not make that donation.”

Huffington Post investigative reporter Christina Wilkie noted on Twitter that other major donors do not appear to exist. The filing also lists an “Isabel T. John,” from Englewood, NJ who gave $400,000 for the inauguration. But, as Wilkie noted, John does not appear in public records databases, and the address for the donor matches a corporate parking lot. Wilkie asked the public to help her dig through the disclosure for similar inconsistencies.

via: http://www.dailykos.com/stories/2017/5/1/1657787/-Trump-Inaugural-Committee-Lists-YUUUGE-FAKE-Donations

8 replies, 2760 views

Reply to this thread

Back to top Alert abuse

Always highlight: 10 newest replies | Replies posted after I mark a forum
Replies to this discussion thread
Arrow 8 replies Author Time Post
Reply Trump Inaugural Committee Listed YUUUGE FAKE Donations [View all]
kpete May 2017 OP
Botany May 2017 #1
L. Coyote May 2017 #4
Botany May 2017 #5
dalton99a May 2017 #2
DetlefK May 2017 #3
ATL Ebony May 2017 #6
mopinko May 2017 #7
progressoid May 2017 #8