Frederick Christ Trump (October 11, 1905 – June 25, 1999) was a... -
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Woody Guthrie's 'Old Man Trump'

New York Times - 21 Oct 2018
Although few would rank Guthrie's 1950s song “Old Man Trump” as among his finest, it is certainly one of his angriest, and is of special relevance today. That Trump was Donald's father, Fred Trump, whose Beach Haven housing in Brooklyn Guthrie had ...
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4 Ways Fred Trump Made Donald Trump and His Siblings Rich

New York Times - 03 Oct 2018
In Donald J. Trump's version of how he got rich, he was the master dealmaker who parlayed an initial $1 million loan from his father into a $10 billion empire. It was his guts and gumption that overcame setbacks, and his father, Fred C. Trump, was ...
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Fred Trump, Middle Class Hero

City Journal - 09 Oct 2018
The New York Times's animus toward Donald Trump has now extended to his late father Fred, who, as detailed in a sprawling investigative story, engaged in “manipulation of values to evade taxes”—a practice that helped stake his son's real estate career ...
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Fred Trump Is, Posthumously, Our Duke Of The Week

TPM - 06 Oct 2018
President Donald Trump is a SELF-MADE MAN, a real pull-himself-up-by-his-bootstraps type. The king of his castle, he stormed into the concrete jungle and boy howdy, did he conquer it. All it took was a little elbow grease, business savvy and $413 ...
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Trump's daddy and sugar daddy

Washington Post - 10 Oct 2018
As you may recall, Trump has long claimed that he is all but self-made, that the only help he received was a $1 million loan from his father, Fred, which he repaid “with interest.” Actually, according to the Times, Trump's father lent his son at least ...
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Donald Trump Reportedly Tried to Scam His Own Scammer Dad

Jezebel - 02 Oct 2018
And it turns out—wow—that Donald Trump, far from a self-made millionaire (he has repeatedly asserted that “I built what I built myself”), relied on a whole lot of help from Daddy Trump to finance his real estate deals and bail him out over and over ...
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In Our Opinion: Report reveals Trump family's crooked history

Oneonta Daily Star - 12 Oct 2018
Perhaps the most farcical detail in the Times' meticulously researched, 15,000-word expose is that the president inherited $413 million from his father, Fred Trump. Such a vast sum doesn't really square with the Horatio Alger narrative Donald Trump has ...
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Trump says presidency cost him 'billions,' but worth it

New York Post - 11 Oct 2018
Trump also claimed that an expose published by the New York Times on Oct. 2 that said he received at least $413 million in today's dollars from his father, Fred Trump, was “false reporting.” The president has said he built his real estate empire after ...
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NYT uncovers Trump family tax schemes

WHYY - 08 Oct 2018
According to the reporting, Trump received today's equivalent of $400 million from his father, Fred Trump, over his lifetime. The Trump family business also employed dodgy tax practices over the years, avoiding some $550 million in taxes. New York ...
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How Fred Trump's empire made Donald Trump millions

Irish Times - 04 Oct 2018
This video also appears in: 'Self-made' Trump was given $413m in today's money by father · October 3, 2018Investigation shows complex web of tax schemes and corporate structures · Trump's tax affairs to be investigated by New York authorities. October ...

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