Donald Trump

President Trump lost the popular vote but one the electoral vote in one of closest election in US history

, 2016


 

The Early Years

Donald Trump was born on June 14, 1946, in Queens New York. His Mother had been born in Scotland while his Father who was a real estate developer who was born in New York from parents who had immigrated from Germany. Trump went to a local elementary school but was sent to New York Military Academy for the end of 8th grade and high school. He went to Fordham University for two years and then transferred to Wharton Business school which had a Real Estate program. Trump received student deferments from the draft and then a medial deferment. Trump started working for his Fathers Real Estate company Elizabeth Trump and Son. He changed the name to the Trump Organization. The company primarily developed residential apartments. Trump first big success came in 1978 when he redeveloped the Commodore Hotel next to Grand Central Station to become the Hyatt . In 1983 he completed the building of Trump Tower on Fifth Avenue in New York. In 1984 Trump opened Harrah’s Trump Plaza in New Jersey. At his peak Trump had three Atlantic City Casinos-all eventually went bankrupt. Trump transitioned his business from that of a developer more to that of a licensor who received royalties for attaching the Trump name to buildings. From 1995 until 2015 Trump owned part so the Miss Universe, Miss USA and Miss Teen USA beauty pageants. Trump also founded a Trump University a for profit school to teach student how to become real estate experts. After being elected President Trump settles a law suite for $25 million brought by students who said they were defrauded. Trump became the executive producer of the NBC show the Apprentice in 2003 and the show has continued on the air since then.

Trump considered running for the Presidency in 1988, 2004 and 2012 but did not enter the race. On June 16, 2015, Trump announced that he was running for President. He was not give much chance of either securing the Republican nomination against the other 17 candidates, and when he did winning the election. But he did. On January 20th, 2017 he became the 45th President of the United States.

 

 

 

 

 

Accomplishments in Office

 

The First Family

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Father: Fred Trump
Mother:Mary Ann Trump
Wife: Melania Trump ( current wife
Children: Donald Jr, Ivanka, Eric,Tiffany, and Barron

Cabinet

Department of State Secretary:Rex Tillerson
Department of the Treasury:Steven Munchin
Department of Defense Secretary:Bill Gates, James Mattis
Department of Justice Attorney General: Jeff Sessions
Department of the Interior Secretary: Ryan Zinke
Department of Agriculture Secretary :Thomas J. Vilsack
Department of Commerce Secretary: Sonny Perdue
Department of Labor Secretary: Andrew Puzder
Department of Health and Human Services Secretary: Tom Price
Department of Housing and Urban Development: Secretary Ben Carson
Department of Transportation Secretary: Elaine Chao
Department of Energy Secretary: Rick Perry
Department of Education Secretary: Betsy DeVos
Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary: David Shulkin
Department of Homeland Security Secretary: John Kelly