President Trump donates fourth-quarter salary to combatting coronavirus


Courtesy: AP, Twitter

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump donated his salary from the final quarter of 2019 to help combat COVID-19, the coronavirus.

White House Press Secretary Stephanie Grisham tweeted an image of the $100,000 check the president made out to the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services.

“President @realDonaldTrump made a commitment to donate his salary while in office. Honoring that promise and to further protect the American people, he is donating his 2019 Q4 salary to @HHSGov to support the efforts being undertaken to confront, contain and combat #coronavirus,” Grisham said in the tweet.

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