Trump's golf bill is now over $ 100 million with $ 81 million of golfing in Florida alone – and the bill will increase if he stays on his own course in Ireland while visiting Europe for the D-Day anniversary
- President Donald Trump's golf outings have cost taxpayers at least $ 102 million, according to a new analysis
- He discovered that he made two dozen trips to Florida, 15 to New Jersey, one to Los Angeles and one to Scotland to play golf at Trump resorts and clubs.
- The bill is expected to rise in the coming week with a seven-figure program for planning a golf on the course in Doonbeg, Ireland
- Trump will make the stop as part of his June Europe trip to commemorate the 75th anniversary of D-Day
President Donald Trump has been screwing up a heavy golf bill since he took office, which has cost the taxpayer $ 102 million in travel and security expenses.
The president played golf on his Florida courses on 24 different occasions, which according to a. The taxpayer cost $ 81 million Huffington Post analysis released Wednesday.
Another $ 17 million was spent for his 15 trips to Trump National Golf Club Bedminster in New Jersey, $ 1 million for a visit to his Los Angeles resort and a minimum of $ 3 million was spent on a two-day trip in July 2018 to the Trump International Golf Links in Aberdeenshire, Scotland.
Almost half of the money spent on the Scotland golf outing was to cover the rental cars needed for the environment that accompanies the president during his overseas travels.
A new analysis showed that President Donald Trump's golf trips cost the taxpayer at least $ 102 million
His only most expensive trip last summer was to Trump International Golf Links in Aberdeenshire, Scotland, which cost at least $ 3 million
Trump is a big golf enthusiast and even awarded golf legend Tiger Woods the Presidential Medal of Freedom after his comeback, where he won the Masters last month.
It is expected that the more than $ 100 million in golf spending will increase significantly with Trump's planned visit to his club in Doonbeg, Ireland next month, which, according to the analysis, will yield a seven-digit bill.
Trump makes his stop in Ireland as part of his planned trip to Europe in June.
The White House announced on Tuesday that it would travel to England and France as part of the commemoration of the 75th anniversary of D-Day.
Later in the day, the White House said that Trump would meet Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar in Shannon, Ireland, just a few dozen miles from the Doonbeg resort.
According to a CNN report, the president wanted to meet Varadkar at his resort, but the Irish government thought it would be inappropriate.
Since they have paid taxes, the taxpayers have covered the bill for Trump in Florida twenty-two times, 15 trips to Bedminster, New Jersey, a trip to Los Angeles and the trip to Scotland. The bill is expected to increase a lot if he plays in Ireland next month
Trump awarded golf legend Tiger Woods the Presidential Medal of Freedom after his comeback, where he won the Masters last month.
& # 39; The protocol dictates that every event they organize for President Trump should be at a location of their choice and certainly not in a hotel owned by Trump. & # 39; a source said from the Irish government, according to CNN. & # 39; It is a bit inappropriate to demand that the Taoiseach (Irish Prime Minister) host Trump in his hotel. & # 39;
Trump and other Republicans often criticized former President Barack Obama for golfing.
However, the current president has spent twice as many days on the course as Obama at the same time in his first term, and Trump has cost taxpayers three times as much as he insists on traveling to New Jersey and Florida to play at his resorts.
Trump didn't volunteer to take the presidential salary, saving taxpayers $ 400,000 a year, but he spent 255 times that amount on golf outings.
The cost is also three times the amount of research counselors from Robert Counmans of the Special Counsel, which coincided to more than $ 12.2 million.
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