The $130,000 payment was reportedly made a month before the election. Mr. Trump “vehemently denies” the encounter happened, his lawyer told The Journal.
Commercial real estate gets lower rates and new breaks in the Republican bills, and trusts that have been key financing sources do especially well.
Democrats on the House Oversight Committee invoked an obscure 1928 law to sue the General Services Administration for Trump International Hotel records.
Andrey L. Kostin, the head of Russia’s second-largest bank, dismissed as “fake news” a claim by an associate of President Trump’s that Mr. Kostin had agreed to finance a deal.
Emails show that Felix Sater promised to get Vladimir Putin’s support for a Trump Tower in Moscow. “Our boy can become president,” he wrote.
Soon after Justice Gorsuch’s speech, the Supreme Court will hear a case about President Trump’s travel ban, and the hotel is at issue in other cases.