The Prosecutor’s office is studying funding.
The Prosecutor’s office in Manhattan began an investigation into the financing conditions of the inauguration of President Donald trump. On Thursday, December 13, reported the newspaper the Wall Street Journal, citing sources.
It is noted that the entire ceremony was spent, a record for the United States the sum of $ 107 million.
In February 2018, it became known that at least a quarter of these funds was transferred to the company WIS Media Partners, which is headed by is headed by Stephanie Winston Wolkoff,. According to the publication, she is a close friend of the first lady Melania trump.
The investigation initiated by the Prosecutor’s office, due to the materials that were obtained during the investigation against former counsel to trump, Michael Cohen.
Investigators are examining the possibility that the inaugural Committee received funding in exchange for granting sponsors of certain political services by the administration. In addition, a violation of the law may be the financing of the inauguration by not for profit organizations.
The inaugural Committee, in accordance with the law, disclosed publicly only the data on the five largest sponsors of the ceremony. Thus, we know about the source of $ 61 million. Where did the other funds in the White house said.