Since he took the oath of office, President Trump has foregone the salary afforded him as the leader of the free nation. Last quarter’s salary is no different. The White House reported today that President Trump has once again donated a portion of his salary to the Department of Health and Human Services, to help combat the coronavirus outbreak. In the third quarter of 2019, he donated his salary to DHHS to help fight the opioid crisis.
KTUL out of Tulsa reports:
The White House says President Donald Trump has donated his 4th quarter presidential salary from 2019 to the Department of Health and Human Services to help fight coronavirus.
White House Press Secretary Stephanie Grisham tweeted out a photo of the check, dated January 29th and payable to the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health.
The check is signed by President Trump.
In past quarters, Trump has donated his salary to various other government agencies including, NPS, DHS, VA, Dept. of Ed. and DoT .