Donald Trump

Posted: May 15, 2015 | By: Harkin Institute Tagged:

Donald Trump was born in Queens, New York on on June 14, 1946. He initially attended Fordham University but then transferred to the University of Pennsylvania where he earned a B.S. in economics in 1968. Following graduation, Trump joined his father at the Trump Organization and, in 1971, relocated to Manhattan, where he became involved in a number of large building projects. Among his defining projects is the 58-story Trump Tower in downtown Manhattan, which opened in 1982. In 2016, Trump was elected the 45th President of the United States after defeating 16 opponents in a crowded Republican primary. He is first president to be elected without prior military or government experience. Trump is married to his wife Melania and has five children. He and his wife live in the White House with their youngest son, Barron.

Donald Trump filed with the Federal Election Commission to run for re-election on the same day of his inauguration, February 20, 2017.

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