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Trump’s Press Secretary Appears to Have Exposed President’s Banking Information

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23.05.2020
Kayleigh McEnany, White House press secretary, holds a check, in the amount of President Donald Trump’s salary, to be donated to the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) during a news conference in the Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House in Washington, D.C., U.S., on May 22, 2020.

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During a briefing on Friday, Donald Trump’s press secretary, Kayleigh McEnany, wanted to tell a feel-good story of where the president had decided to donate his salary this quarter. So she held up the $100,000 check that she said Trump would donate to the Department of Health and Human Services to “support the efforts being undertaken to confront, contain and combat the coronavirus.” In the process, she displayed the president’s private bank account and routing numbers.

The check that McEnany held up “appeared to be a real check from Capital One, complete with the relevant........

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