17 May '18, 6pm

Trump donates his $100,000 presidential paycheck to VA caregivers.

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump donated his $100,000 salary for the first quarter of 2018 to the Department of Veterans Affairs , a gesture the White House said underscores his commitment to recognizing the sacrifices to military and their families. Acting VA Secretary Robert Wilkie said the money will be earmarked for caregiver support programs within his department, to include “mental health, peer support, financial aid, education and research” for those families. “President Trump understands the critical role of caregivers in meeting the essential needs of America’s veterans,” he said. The donation is the fifth made by Trump since he became president. Previously, he turned over his federal salary to the Department of Transportation for infrastructure repair, the National Park Service for battlefield preservation, the Department of Education for support programs and ...

Full article: https://www.militarytimes.com/veterans/2018/05/17/trump-d...

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