Donald Trump Faces Criticism Over Campaign Contributions To Florida AG

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Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi speaks before the arrival of Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump during his campaign event at the Ocean Center Convention Center on Aug. 3, 2016 in Daytona, Florida. (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

A $25,000 donation from Donald Trump’s charitable foundation in 2013 has been in the headlines this week.

The donation was made to Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi’s fundraising committee in September 2013, days after a news report that her office was considering joining a lawsuit against Trump University for fraud.

The lawsuit did not happen, and Trump last week paid a $2,500 penalty to the IRS. Trump has denied wrongdoing.

Here & Now‘s Jeremy Hobson takes a closer look at the issue with business journalist Ali Velshi.


Ali Velshi, business journalist. He tweets @AliVelshi.

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