Trump donates his first quarter salary

During the campaign, Donald Trump promised he wouldn’t take a dollar of salary if he were elected. Once he won, he showed no signs of backing down from that promise as he prepared to transition into office. There was just one problem…. By law, the president of the United States is obligated to take a salary. Moreover, that salary can’t be changed while he is in office.

Border wall contractors brace for hostile site

SAN DIEGO (AP) — One potential bidder on President Donald Trump’s border wall with Mexico wanted to know if authorities would rush to help if workers came under “hostile attack.” Another asked if employees can carry firearms in states with strict gun control laws and if the government would indemnify them for using deadly force.